Special Interests

Sun of the Beach

Submitted by ub on Sat, 07/17/2021 - 11:45

Our number one fun in the sun preference is Orchard Beach, NY also known as The Bronx Riviera. The real reason is that it is next to our headquarters on City Island - A Slice of New York City Paradise.  https://www.nycgo.com/venues/orchard-beach/

However, there are so many affordable places to visit during your next USA Staycation. The other top ones are in TX, FL, and MS

Enchanting Gardens

Submitted by ub on Thu, 07/15/2021 - 12:23

Your local Botanical gardens any be a good start, but now that the global pandemic is easing up we have a recommendation for what used to be the epicenter to provide inspiration.

No Masks Required

Submitted by ub on Sat, 07/03/2021 - 09:50

Not even The Crazy Tourist considered mentioning this free for all attraction on places to go and things to see at Grantham, England.

A Life of Journalism

Submitted by ub on Thu, 06/24/2021 - 09:20

My family emigrated to the USA when I was a little boy. The youngest son of professional parents who lost everything and fled for safety in America, the land of the free and the home of the brave. 

Strawberry Super Moon

Submitted by ub on Mon, 06/21/2021 - 10:30

To celebrate the final 2021Supermoon that happens to be a Strawberry Supermoon, Krispy Kreme fans will have two ways to stargaze. 

This Thursday, June 24th they’re celebrating with a super-cool all-new Strawberry Supermoon Doughnut, for one day only. 

This week’s Strawberry Moon will be the final “supermoon” of 2021 and Krispy Kreme is giving fans a super-cool way to celebrate with its all-new Strawberry Supermoon Doughnut, available only on Thursday, June 24, at participating shops across the U.S. 

Broken Power Brokers

Submitted by ub on Wed, 05/12/2021 - 08:48

The Grand Old Party was a contemporary force that has lost its way and now appears as a rag-tag group of broken power brokers.

NYC Cherry Blossoms

Submitted by ub on Wed, 03/31/2021 - 12:42

The good news is that Spring Equinox started on March 20th, but in NYC it's now Spring because Cherry 🌸 Blossoms have started blooming. The bad news is that Japan is experiencing the earliest cherry blossom bloom in 1,200 years. Experts point to global climate change as the cause. Gorgeous, but depressing! 

NYC Islands Are Back

Submitted by ub on Sat, 03/27/2021 - 19:24

‘The future is looking brighter than ever as a tale of two cities is returning after a year-long agony of dormant pandemic hibernation.

The pandemic has given us a year of lousy sleep, insomnia and the desire to visit friends and relatives, but all of this is changing.

Growing Wiser

Submitted by ub on Sat, 03/27/2021 - 12:44

Getting older does not always have to be a drag. There are many benefits to being a senior citizen. For example, going out for chow.

If you don’t feel like cooking be sure to turn to these places for good senior dining deals. From fast food to steak restaurants, this compiled restaurant list will definitely help you make your choice.  

Keep in mind that deals may vary at participating locations and can change without notice.