It’s been one year since Hurricane Maria devastated the Island of Puerto Rico. And even though recovery efforts are still underway there is no time better than now to visit the Island. I could sum up in three reasons why you should go to Puerto Rico. (1) The Food; (2) The Culture; (3) The People. […]
I am not ready to quit my job to travel the world. I am not ready to sacrifice everything to travel the world. While there are a ton of articles and blog posts about how to save money for travel. How to start a vacation fund. How to pinch pennies. Let’s be realistic. It is […]
It’s a beautiful Saturday morning. The sun is out. And we are on our way to our next adventure. However, we are not in a plane or in a car. We are on the NYC Ferry headed to Camp Rockaway. What is Camp Rockaway Camp Rockaway, located in Jacob Riis Park in the Rockaways is […]
I work full time at an office. Therefore every time I write a blog post or post a picture of my travels on Facebook I am always asked two questions. First, how do you afford to travel so much? Second, how do you get the time off to travel so much? I sometimes wonder the […]
Visiting Assateague Island is a must. It is hidden gem. It is one of the few places in the United States where you can see wild horses roaming on the beach. It is quite an amazing thing to wake up to if you choose to go camping on the beach. Whether you are looking for […]
I may be a city girl but I love any opportunity to disconnect. So on a whim we decided to go camping in the Hudson Valley. We had no idea what to expect but the weather forecast was good and we only have a few glorious weeks of summer left so we decided to take […]
Travel can be expensive but there are ways to plan a vacation on a budget. There is no need for you to hire a travel planner or start working with a travel agency. With the right guidance this is something you can 100% do your self. I personally love to plan trips. It is one […]
I like to call myself a weekend warrior. I work full time but that doesn’t mean I can’t travel. It just means I need to take full advantage of my weekends. The best thing about living in New York City is being able to plan a last minute getaway. One of my favorite things to […]
Enjoying drinks at a rooftop bar in New York City does not come cheap. I love rooftops but I do not love rooftop prices. So I have been on the hunt for the best cheap rooftop happy hours in NYC. And guess what. I found 10. You all know I love Happy Hour. If you […]
It’s officially summer in New York City. This week we are looking at 90 plus temperatures all week. As New Yorkers we spend the better part of our lives in hibernation so when the weather starts to warm up we want to run free. Because of that we put together a Bucket List of all […]
Hi! My Name is Taima!
I live in New York City. One of the most expensive cities in the world. But that has not stopped me from enjoying life. I love all things travel, wine and life. Join me as I share my life and (tips and tricks) on how I juggle a 9-5 with my love for travel while still being able to afford to pay my mortgage.