Summit One Vanderbilt- New York City’s Newest Observatory

Summit One Vanderbilt- New York City’s Newest Observatory

New York City definitely isn't lacking in skyscraper observatories. Before this week, there were already a plethora of them: the Empire State Building, Top of the Rock, One World Trade, Edge, and now, there is Summit One Vanderbilt.  So, what makes Summit any different? Well, according to the website, Summit was developed by the New… Read More »

Whirligig Appeal: Vollis Simpson Whirligig Park in Wilson, NC

Whirligig Appeal: Vollis Simpson Whirligig Park in Wilson, NC

Sure, telling someone that some pieces of metal that move about in the wind really is a sight to see, and worth the drive to Wilson, NC, may not sound appealing, but trust us, it is.  We have seen the Vollis Simpson Whirligig Park featured in a few travel guides for North Carolina, and had… Read More »

Gerry’s Easy Go-to Guide For Cycling Adventures

Gerry’s Easy Go-to Guide For Cycling Adventures

The first thing I (Gerry) do in preparing myself for a great day of cycling is to make sure that I’m going to maximize the fun. I’m not one of those cyclists who wants to make it difficult, or complex. Cycling should be simple. The adventure is to be experienced; you shouldn’t get distracted by… Read More »