I feel obliged to share this extremely traumatising event, that I have partially blocked out of my mind but unfortunately don’t think I’ll ever really be able to forget. The root of the experience lies in a seemingly economical Groupon deal. “$25 for spa day”? A paltry fee for access to a spa with unlimited… Continue reading The Unanticipated Drama and Trauma of a Spa Day
As the saying goes – you can take the girl out of Ireland, but you can’t take Ireland out of the girl. I might live in the fashion capital of New York, but my heart still yearns for Penneys. Sure the Big Apple has Madison Avenue boutiques and hip East Village thrift stores, but there… Continue reading Pilgrimage to Penneys: Why a 5 hour journey across the US was worth it
Picture Electric Picnic with sunburn and sand – this is how the quintessential Californian festival compares to our homegrown offerings. If you think about it – the concept of a festival is very strange; essentially packing a diverse community of people into a confined space with limited amenities for a weekend, trusting that their combined… Continue reading Forget The Flower Crowns, What’s Coachella Really About?
At the tale end of an epic week long road trip through California, we were left with just one full day to explore San Francisco. The average city break usually spans at least a weekend, so I thought it was incredible how much you can fit in in such a short space of time if… Continue reading 24 Hours In San Francisco – What Went Down