Tag: america

What it’s really like on a Trek America tour

What it’s really like on a Trek America tour

I took this trip a few months ago but only got as far as writing notes for this review as my blog was sort of losing its way a little. I then decided that I would write about all the places I visited in separate […]

NYC (again) {part 2}

NYC (again) {part 2}

This is the second part of my NYC on a budget post. You can read part one here. Enjoy 🙂 The Highline– A park in Chelsea built on an abandoned railway line high above the greatest city on earth. What more do you want from […]

NYC (again) {Part 1}

NYC (again) {Part 1}

After camp I was lucky enough to get some more time to spend in my favourite city, with some new friends, before flying out to Los Angeles. The camp directors gave us all money for train tickets into the city and since we’d be there […]

New Jersey- Cakes and the Big Apple

New Jersey- Cakes and the Big Apple

Have you ever watched the show Cake Boss about Carlo’s bake shop in Hoboken, New Jersey? No, me neither. I first heard about it from a girl at uni just before I flew out to the States but to this day I still haven’t gotten […]

Square dancing in the USA

Square dancing in the USA

Nothing screams rural America more does it? As one of our staff socials we had a square dancing teacher and his wife (who ‘DJs’) come to camp for the night. They guy was in his 80s and had been doing this as a hobby since […]

A Weekend In Boston

A Weekend In Boston

   Friday 07/31 We left on our three and a half hour road trip to Boston at around 7- after dinner- on Friday night. I really wasn’t looking forward to the drive up there but it actually turned out to be pretty awesome; we had […]

My First Visit To NYC (Part 3)

My First Visit To NYC (Part 3)

Sunday 07/12 We woke up a little later on Sunday thanks to the girl setting her alarm a bit later, grabbed breakfast at the hostel then walked to Central Park. We were quite near the top of the park and we’d decided to hire a […]