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weekend getaway

  • Weekend Getaway at Copake Lake

    When I decided a couple of years ago to go back full-time at work and stay put in NYC, I knew what I was in for: no traveling extensively abroad like I used to.…

    June 11, 2017
  • loveantoinette | Flamenco Beach, Culebra Island, Puerto Rico

    Escaping Winter in NYC for Puerto Rico

    Que Bonita Bandera When my friend Laura suggested we go somewhere for her birthday in the middle of a dreadfully long winter in New York, I couldn’t say no.  With relatively cheap round trip…

    February 9, 2017
  • loveantoinette | rock climbing at Garden of the Gods with Front Range Climbing company, Colorado Springs

    Falling in Love with Colorado

    When I initially decided to try out travel nursing within the United States, one of the states I originally had in mind was Colorado.  While I was in California, I met a few travel…

    March 13, 2016
  • cactus in Tucson Arizona, Sonoran Desert, Santa Catalina Mountains, Sabino Canyon

    Weekend Wedding and Giant Cactus in Arizona

    Two weeks ago, I flew back home to New York for one important occasion.  I was supposed to head off to Nepal and Southeast Asia for another month after my southern African jaunt, and…

    December 6, 2013
  • Bonjour Montreal!

    Over the Labor Day Weekend, my girlfriends and I drove up to Montreal for an impromptu weekend getaway, celebrating the Virgo birthdays and toasting to the end of another lovely summer season. The pillars…

    September 4, 2012
  • Where There’s Water… A Photo Essay

      Where there’s water, I’m at my happiest moment.   Today’s Tuesday Travel Photos series is a photo essay featuring all kinds of bodies of water in celebration of the summer season. Whether it…

    July 17, 2012
  • The Crabs Shack, Savannah, Georgia

    Crab Shack Heaven at Tybee Island

    An ideal one-day getaway from all the history and sheer beauty of historic Savannah is Tybee Island. Since I didn’t read much about Tybee, I had no expectations whatsoever. We simply packed sunscreen, the…

    July 6, 2012