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22 Places to Visit & Things to Do in Montauk for a Lovely Long Island Getaway

Known as the most tranquil part of the Hamptons, Montauk is a popular summer destination for both people living in New York City and visitors from across the globe. Between Montauk’s beautiful beaches, vivid food scene, and the iconic lighthouse, there are so many things to do in Montauk that often it’s hard to pick…

19 Beaches in New York State to Visit this Summer (Upstate + NYC + Long Island)

New York borders two Great Lakes and the mighty Atlantic Ocean. On top of these large bodies of water, there are hundreds of beautiful rivers and lakes in New York ranging in size and popularity. Visiting the beaches in New York State is easy because there are so many options. Within New York City, there…

32 Fun & Interesting Facts About Mexico City – Local Historian’s Guide

interesting facts about mexico city

Mexico City has had different names and occupations throughout its history. In the times of the Mexicas (Aztecs), the city took the name of Tenochtitlan. During the Spanish invasion, it was known as Mexico City. After the Mexican War of Independence, the city took the name of Federal District and remained so until 2016 when…

14 Cute Towns in the Adirondacks to Visit Year-Round

collage of towns in the adirondacks

The Adirondacks Park is a spectacular region, brimming with thrilling attractions and scenic views. Waterfalls, lakes, and rivers sparkle across 6-million acres of natural wonder, an outdoor enthusiast’s dream just waiting to explore. Tucked away among the towering landscape are a host of cute towns in the Adirondacks, simply waiting for adventurers to arrive. These hidden…

9 Most Beautiful Beaches in Montauk to Visit

collage of beaches

A famous strip of small towns in Long Island collectively known as “the Hamptons”  is where hip Manhattanites are heading over to celebrate life with a rose in one hand and a designer handbag in another. But what this vacation destination is truly known for is the best beaches: with white gleaming sand and the…