New York Cheesecake Sampling Tips

New York Cheesecake Sampling Tips

Just like Chicago is famous for its pizza or Philadelphia for the Philly cheesesteak, food lovers associate NYC with the New York Cheesecake. The Big Apple bakers have managed to develop their own unique type of cake, so delicious that people might travel all across the continent just to taste it. If you are a newcomer in the world of cheesecake than I’m sure these New York cheesecake sampling tips will help you make an idea of this much appreciated dessert. There is something I want to a... [ read more ]

Thanksgiving Weekend Travel Suggestions

Thanksgiving Weekend Travel Suggestions

Choosing to spend Thanksgiving at home with the house full of guests and a stubborn turkey in the oven waiting to be devoured is choosing the safe and homey way. But there are downsides of this approach that we often underestimate: we might forget how tiring can be to organize a family dinner and wash up all those dishes; after days of preparation, many people end up more stressed that ever. Taking an extended weekend vacation on Thanksgiving represents the modern alternative. With more and... [ read more ]

California Wine Tasting Tour Tips

California Wine Tasting Tour Tips

Once the land of gold seekers and adventurers, California came to be known as one of the major wine producers in the world. While the more traditional wine experts would say that French wines have no real competitor, Californian wines enjoy a great popularity among the average wine consumers. The wine and wineries in California represent far more than a product: they are a major attraction in this sunny state, and people would travel for thousands of miles just to have the chance to taste Ca... [ read more ]

A Taste of Chicago: A Short Guide to Local Cuisine

A Taste of Chicago: A Short Guide to Local Cuisine

Its temperamental climate and daring skyscrapers are, just like soul music or Al Capone, part on Chicago’s inimitable charm. But it is totally unfair to reduce such a huge, diverse city to some mere labels. Chicago is a 21st century metropolis and probably one of the most cosmopolitan cities on the planet. Yet, what is really fascinating about Chicago is the way this US city, with distinct ethnic communities of thousands of people each, has managed to develop such a distinct identity. Halfway... [ read more ]

Halloween Travel: US Scariest Attractions

Halloween Travel: US Scariest Attractions

Good news for all thrill seekers: Halloween is fastly approaching, and along with it come the goose bumps! I assume most of you are way past the ‘trick and treat’ age and would really like to try some new sensations on this Halloween. Well, you might as well search the shops for the ultimate Halloween outfit or go DYI in an attempt to scare the hell out of your friends, but you have to remember that getting scared is also part of the Halloween experience. So why not do a little Halloween tra... [ read more ]

Spectacular Fall Foliage Destinations

Spectacular Fall Foliage Destinations

In most of the temperate climate areas, the middle of October marks a very important event: it’s the time when fall foliage reaches its peak. A trip to the nearest forest can reveal the most unexpected color palette: this is indeed the most poetic side of autumn. Just like in spring people would travel hundreds of miles just to watch the cherry blossoms, admiring the fall foliage is a good enough reason to get you planning a weekend trip into the woods. Hence, today I though you might enjoy a... [ read more ]

Unbelievable Las Vegas Penthouses

Unbelievable Las Vegas Penthouses

Vegas is all about opportunity and opulence but there is also side of it that only the most fortunate of us can see. I’m speaking, of course, about exclusive VIP clubs and some very luxurious suites that are climbed high in Las Vegas’ impressive towers and which are reserved entirely to billionaires and Hollywood stars. These ultra-chic apartment have been designed to meet the most unusual demands and the cost of renting them can sometimes equal the one of a decent car. But it’s all wo... [ read more ]

Fun and Leisure Activities in Houston

Fun and Leisure Activities in Houston

If you expect to find the atmosphere of the old South while visiting Houston, I have to warn you from the beginning that you might be disappointed. Houston is a modern city, and despite the Texan spirit being present here in there, Houston lets you enjoy all the cosmopolitanism and sophistication of a major US city. You’ll find Houston to be quite rich in monuments and educational attractions, but those looking for fun and leisure activities in Houston are likely to feel overwhelmed by the... [ read more ]

Top Autumn Events in Philadelphia

Top Autumn Events in Philadelphia

If you have a sudden crave for an eventful weekend escape, it means it’s about time you started booking your trip to Philadelphia. This historic American city is a great place to go back to the roots of everything America stands for and chase off the dullness in an autumn week. With so many manifestations, concerts and fairs going on, Philadelphia is never the victim of fall melancholia. You never know what you’ll run into at the next corner: a crop celebration, an open air exhibition o... [ read more ]

Best Comedy Clubs in Chicago

Best Comedy Clubs in Chicago

Famous for its skyscrapers and nightlife, Chicago is only rivaled by Las Vegas in terms of good quality entertainment. The clubs in Chicago have made a reputation for hosting some of the best live music in the United States, but in addition to this many of the Windy City clubs are also visited by the most famous comedians. Those searching for first class stand-up comedy shows must definitely include Chicago on their list of must see destinations. Whether you visit Chicago on or off season, y... [ read more ]