Five Beach Getaways in NY, NJ and CT

Summer calls for some R&R, and what better place to get some than the beach? We found some beach getaways in NY, NJ and CT that are a little less known, but still full of the natural beauty and serenity you crave outside of the city. Slap on some sunscreen, update the book selections on […]

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Plan the Perfect Fall Weekend Getaway from NYC

Crisp, cool air. Red, orange and yellow leaves on the ground. Pumpkin spice everything. Who doesn’t love fall? No matter what the calendar says, it’s never a bad time plan your ideal fall weekend getaway from New York City. Whether it involves apple picking, pumpkin patches, hiking trails, wine tasting or colorful foliage, several popular […]

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When to Consider Temporary Housing Options

Life throws us many different scenarios that can shake up our living situation. Sometimes a solution is easy and obvious, but other times there’s a need for more alternative accommodations. Temporary furnished housing, also called corporate housing, can be a wonderful option for many people with various needs dictated by their employment, health, family, home […]

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What is bleisure? Inside the business travel trend

The travel industry can’t stop talking about bleisure – a portmanteau of business and leisure and the jet-setting trend of the moment. According to the Global Business Travel Association (GBTA) Foundation, over a third of North Americans reported having taken a bleisure trip in the last year. It’s transforming the world of business travel, reflecting […]

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The 6 Most Relaxing Day Trips from NYC

Despite summer being one of the liveliest times of year in New York City, with the warm weather leading way to numerous parties, festivals, concerts, recreation, pool days and other summertime activities, you may find that weekends are a little quiet. That’s because many New Yorkers would rather spend hot Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays inside […]

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5 Tips for Dealing with Travel Anxiety

Travel is wonderful, but the packing, distance from home, loneliness and lack of control can induce anxiety in some individuals. If you’re one of them, it’s important to address your travel anxiety and keep it from putting a damper on your next trip. We all need to travel at some point or another, and feelings […]

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The Top Restaurants for Seafood in Jersey City

With its family-friendly community, spacious green parks and quick commute to Manhattan, there are many reasons to stay in Jersey City, New Jersey. There’s no shortage of delicious grub either, including fresh seafood. Here are our top four seafood restaurants in Jersey City. Just BeClaws View this post on Instagram A post shared by JUST […]

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Flight Sickness: How to Soothe an Upset Stomach

No one likes an upset stomach, but flight sickness is its own beast. Luckily, we have a few tips that may help you feel better and avoid any embarrassing effects of motion sickness on the plane. Here are our top four tips for getting rid of flight sickness. 1. Find Comfort in your Carry On […]

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Watermelon Cocktail Recipe

Memorial Day has marked the “unofficial start of summer.” Now it’s time for seasonal soirées, whether on a scenic rooftop or picnic blanket in the park. An inviting ambience and appetizers are musts, but one way to guarantee an unforgettable occasion is with a signature summer cocktail. From Food Network’s Bobby Flay, you can’t go […]

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Best “Happy Hour” Food Specials in Boston

If you’re new to Massachusetts, the rumors are true— Boston “happy hours”, as you may know them, are banned. While you may not snag reduced-priced suds by beating the night crowds, there are plenty of wallet-friendly food specials. Here are our five favorites in Boston and Cambridge. Estragon View this post on Instagram A post […]

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