Discovering my inner sports fan at Yankee Stadium: Yankees vs Red Sox

Baseball. Basketball. College football. The atmosphere at America’s favourite sports matches is legendary. I was determined to soak up the excitement at least one of these iconic American sports while in NYC. It was baseball season when we were in town, so we grabbed cheap tickets to see the New York Yankees play the Boston Red Sox at Yankees Stadium in The Bronx. Two iconic … Continue reading Discovering my inner sports fan at Yankee Stadium: Yankees vs Red Sox

Stumbling across the final leg of the Tour de France, Paris

Our timing couldn’t have been better if we’d tried. One sunny day in Paris, my friend Meredith and I were on our way to the beautiful Musee de l’Orangerie and when we clambered out of the Tuileries metro stop, we found the Rue de Rivoli lined with barricades. Odd, right? We looked further down the street and saw spandex and lycra-clad cyclists prowling around the … Continue reading Stumbling across the final leg of the Tour de France, Paris