Punk Chaos Meets Shanghai Glamour

Day 20:  New York Most people probably don't know this about me, but growing up I wanted to be a fashion designer.  I made scrapbooks and notebooks of research on design and sketches of outfits I was going to create.  But in Perth in the early 90's, there wasn't a lot of opportunity in the creative arts [...]

A Big Day of Sights in the Big Apple

Day 19, New York They are right when they say that New York is the city that never sleeps.  It's a cacophony of horns and sirens all night long.  But I'm not complaining about my noisy nights sleep cause it serves to remind me that I am in Nu Yawk!  So when it's light enough, [...]

Little Flight to the Big Apple

Day 18:  Grand Cayman Island / New York Today it's time to say goodbye to great friends.  I've had the trip of a lifetime.  I've seen and done so many things outside my comfort zone.  For the girl who doesn't like the ocean, iguanas, turtles, stingrays or sand, many days have certainly been a challenge, but I've [...]