The perfect one-day itinerary for Portland, Maine & Boston (separately)

Upon returning to sunny Los Angeles to prepare for my third quarter of grad school, I can’t help but relive the incredible moments of the past week in Boston- along with a side day trip to Portland, Maine. A lot has happened, a lot of eating, a lot of drinking, a lot of hugging, andContinue reading “The perfect one-day itinerary for Portland, Maine & Boston (separately)”

Boston from the Arnold Arboretum

What a gorgeous view. Four plus years of living in Boston and I finally made it to the Arnold Arboretum of Harvard University by Forest Hills T stop at the end of the Orange Line. This park is beautiful, especially this time of the year. It is very easy to get lost in the ArboretumContinue reading “Boston from the Arnold Arboretum”

My time in Boston is finally coming to an end

Boston, you are beautiful. I finally made it to the Top of the Hub last Friday for the first time since coming to Boston four plus years ago. I couldn’t have asked for better friends to go with – two friends from the Netherlands on their first time in Boston and the US- as wellContinue reading “My time in Boston is finally coming to an end”

I’ve always liked Philadelphia

Last time I was in Philly was last May after my brother’s MBA graduation. I visited a few times the last two years when my brother was there- and time and time again- it never cease to surprise me. I love being able to walk around so easily (the grid style of the city makesContinue reading “I’ve always liked Philadelphia”

Holiday season part 2

I spent the end of 2013 in a way I never would’ve imagined. After spending the few days before Christmas with my relatives and loved ones in Toronto, I headed to New York and North Port, Long Island to be with my boyfriend and his family. Despite the cold as we walked around the city,Continue reading “Holiday season part 2”