Leaving Paris and heading back to New York

Today, we didn’t have to get up early. The little Carrefour market near our Holiday Inn opened at 8:30 this morning. It was closed yesterday due to New Year’s day. Mr. Adventurer went and bought breakfast and lunch for at the airport. We were heading home today. It’s an eight-hour long plane ride. Before we left the hotel, we went to the rooftop to take last few views of Paris. It’s raining when we left the Holiday Inn. We used … Continue reading >>

July Fourth 2016 Holiday Vacation

We drove to Canada for this mini vacation. This was my nth time going to Canada. We tried to do something different each time, and this time was no exception. However, the vacation we took deviated from our original plan. The Experience Day One – Friday, July the First, 2016 Last night, I baked a Honey Cake for this morning’s breakfast and we packed the leftover for a snack. We departed around 10 am. It was raining. We passed Buffalo, New York, and drove … Continue reading >>

Niagara Falls, New York Trip Prep

We’ll visit Niagara Falls during a long weekend. This is my third time there. First time I joined the Maid of the Mist boat ride from the US side to see American Falls and Horseshoe Falls, and the second time I joined the Hornblower boat ride from Canada side. It takes about 4.5 hours to drive one way. Due to the exchange rate, we’ll stay at the Canadian side to take advantage of it. These sites can easily fit into our schedule. Niagara … Continue reading >>