Walking from the embassy suites to the venue I was immediately struck by the irony of the country flags from around the world lining the Benjamin Franklin Parkway leading up to the Made in America festival. The road was full of vendors selling bootleg printed T-shirts, pretzels, water, Gatorade, ice cream and whatever other drunken delicacies they could think of.
“What Happens in Vegas may stay in Vegas, but what Happens in New Orleans goes home with you.” When it comes to US cities, New Orleans is truly as good as it gets. With beautiful landmarks, exquisitely prepared cuisine, historic bars, and jazz clubs with a laissez-faire attitude, there isn’t a day spent in this city that you will regret.
O’ahu: A Tropical Getaway for All Tastes and Styles In the past 15 months, I’ve been all over North America taking road trips and daytrips for business and pleasure. Major cities got a taste of me – Toronto, New York, Los Angeles – while quaint towns like Elysburg, Pa.; Greenville, S.C.; and Indio, Calif.
Continued from Antidote’s Guide to Hawaii Ko Olina: Truly a Relaxing and Luxurious Vacation Experience Ko Olina is quickly becoming the second city of O’ahu. Located on the southwest coast of the island and just 25 miles from Honolulu, this budding beach-side haven is a true escape. It provides visitors as much calm as Waikiki Beach has energy, with soothing beaches and group activities that are fun for all ages.
The quintessential New York aura that attracts visitors from around the world is not an easy thing to capture. Themed restaurants from coast to coast long to imitate the incomparable coolness, easy going, yet electric thrill that emanates from a true New York venue, like the inimitable Brooklyn Bowl. New York City is known as the awe-evoking city that never sleeps because there is simply so much to see and do.
Do you dream of bacon? Is bacon that guilty pleasure that you wish you could snack on whenever you please? As a bacon-fanatic myself, I have found bacon mecca my friends. Let me introduce you to the paradise of this crispy delight: Baconery. Quenching any bacon craving that you can conjure in your wildest dreams, this specialty shop has made it their business to create any combination that you can think of, in any edible form possible.