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The Sex and the City Tour of New York

Tweet Everyone always thinks that this blog name, Caroline in the City, is a play on the novel and subsequent television and film franchise Sex and the City, when in fact it’s based on the 1990s sitcom. But I play off of the show anyways. My Twitter bio reads, “A lil bit Samantha Brown, a lil […]

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Scenes from a New York Winter

Tweet Atlanta’s unexpectedly terrible snowstorm had me thinking I may not make it out to New York, where I was working the NY Now trade show for the second time. But after a long winding ride to the airport, two canceled flights and one delayed flight, we made it to a cold New York City […]

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Staying in New York’s Hell’s Kitchen

Tweet During my brief stay in New York I stayed at Ink48 Hotel, within walking distance of the Javits Convention Center where I was working. On previous trips I’ve stayed in Times Square, the Upper East Side and next to Central Park. This time around the neighborhood of choice was Hell’s Kitchen, named for a […]

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Visiting the 9/11 Memorial in New York City

Tweet September 11, 2011. It was the ten year anniversary of the attacks on the World Trade Center and Pentagon. I went to work at my bartending gig in Sydney like I would on any other day of my year long working holiday. It felt surreal to be experiencing such a somber anniversary for my country […]

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Photo Friday: New York, NY

Tweet Before starting a full week of long hours at work, my sister and I decided to spend a few hours wandering around New York. We had enough time to drop our bags off at the hotel before lunch at Five Napkin Burger with Lauren, one of my good friends from my time in Australia. […]

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I’m Going to New York and I Need Your Help!

Tweet I mentioned last week in my career and life update that I’m going to New York next month. I wanted to go into further detail about that trip and what I need from you, my readers and friends. I’ve been to New York a handful of times in my life, almost always for something […]

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Favorite Travel Memories: New York City

Tweet My family loves to travel. I’m lucky to have that in common with them. One trip we always said we would take was Thanksgiving in New York City, but we wanted to wait until my cousin Caitlin was old enough to remember it. Two years ago, we did just that. After waking up early […]

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Hostel Review: Broadway Hotel and Hostel

Tweet In case you didn’t hear, I went to New York for the second Travel Blog Exchange. I had a lot of dilemmas in choosing where to stay for many reasons. First, I was traveling by myself, so it’s not like I could share a room with someone coming with me. I wanted to pick somewhere […]

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Gone Gone from New York City

Tweet As you know, I left bright and early Thursday morning for New York City, only 48 hours from my last trip. I think I have some sort of jetlag masochism to go to Hartsfield again. But there I was. I could talk about the details (I stayed at Broadway Hotel and Hostel and hit a lot of […]

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Airplanes in the Night Sky

Tweet Old City Walls, Dubrovnik So I realize I just got back from my month long RTW trip to Thailand and Croatia and have thus been slacking majorly in the blog department, but I blame the lack of regular access to internet. Free internet, that is. So I finally uploaded my Croatia pictures (most of […]

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