3 days in New York: A Travel Guide

So, you’ve hit the Big Apple and you have three days to explore – what’s next? Well, they don’t call it the ‘Big Apple’ for nothing – with 304 mi² of sights, lights and wild nights, there’s plenty to fill your time. Here are my picks for spending 3 days in New York City, with a mix of big-hitting sights, …

The Ultimate USA Camping Trip Packing List

Like this? Pin this —> Ever since I started working back at TrekAmerica, people have been asking me if I’m planning to hit the road this year. Until now, I haven’t been able to say either way, but recently I booked a USA road trip with Grand American Adventures (Trek’s sister company) for September. Grand American Adventures is essentially the …

The Perfect New York Sunset

Sometimes things just come together. When you’re travelling through a place and there happens to be an incredible festival you didn’t know about, or you stumble across the best restaurant you’ve ever been to. But personally, I love it when Mother Nature gets involved and shows off something really spectacular. My trip to New York last summer just so happened …

Dead Horse Point

8 Awesome Alternatives to US National Parks

With the American government at loggerheads over the proposed Obamacare bill, the USA has begun shutting down all of its government-funded tourist attractions and National Parks. The ‘government shutdown’, which is tipped to last up to a few weeks, is said to be costing $300 million a day, and states are losing millions in tourism revenue daily. Tourists are rightly …

Review: The Night Hotel New York

I know that when visiting New York,  the last thing you want to do is spend lots of time in your hotel room, however you’ll want to stay somewhere with good service,  a comfortable bed and with a bit of personality (and not pay over the odds for it). I did my research on the best hotels in New York …