Writing Coach

A travel writer and public relations: No substitute for communication

There is no profession more rewarding than being a travel writer. It is the career in which one informs the public on modes of travel and best destinations to look forward to. Whether it is about cruising, theme parks, or exciting train journeys, it is simply the greatest work experience anyone could have. I have …

Disney Uncategorized

Disney reimagination: The new era of a capacity cut-off time

Now that the federal mask mandate has been struck down pending an appeal, the traveling public can’t be more esthetic. Travelers can rightfully breathe a sigh of relief. Traveling is one giant step closer to normal. In Disney parks, however, a compelling is needed. Since Disney reopened its parks after being closed due to the …

General Travel

Friendliness: A May 4th reminder for all travelers

The CDC has made its announcement. The federal mask mandate has been extended through May 3rd. The federal mask mandate applies to all airports, train stations, bus terminals, ride shares (i.e. Uber and Lyft), and all transportation entities. Everyone was looking forward to April 18th potentially being the final day that facial coverings would be …

Cruising First-time cruisers Onboard Activities Uncategorized

Cruising: On board activities never to miss

The news is official! The CDC has lifted all health restrictions for the cruising industry! Let’s hear three cheers for the cruising industry! Let’s hear another three cheers for the CDC! No longer will they have to serve as a health advisory. The cruise lines can now operate under their own power, with nowhere else …

New York City Transportation

New York mass transit: Four systems with minimal stress

The COVID pandemic had New York City in a vice grip. The pandemic is finally nearing its end. New Yorkers and all travelers alike are breathing a sigh of relief. When the COVID pandemic began, all of the New York area mass transit hubs became ghost towns. What once were busting places-Grand Central Terminal, Penn …

Amtrak

Empire Route: Highlights from New York to Niagara Falls

There is candidly nothing like taking the train out of New York City. New York City and the railroad share a very special bond. The nostalgia, the history, and the legendary stories of the Empire State live around the railroad. They run chest deep. Previously, the highlights of Amtrak’s legendary Northeast Corridor between Boston and …

Amtrak

Northeast Corridor: Highlights from New York to Boston

Amtrak’s Northeast Corridor runs from Washington, DC to Boston, MA. More than 100 trains race up and down this line daily. From the Northeast Regional, to the Acela Express, to the Keystone, and long-distance trains, the Northeast Corridor is the busiest railroad line in the United States. Previously, the highlights between New York and Washington, …