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A Perfect New York City Moment Speaks For Itself   The quintessential New York City moment at Bryant Park’s, Celsius. Play the video to enjoy it with me!   Did You Enjoy This NYC Moment? Let us know! Leave a comment in the box below. Don’t forget to follow the blog to keep up on all […]

A Perfect New York City Moment


Travel Accessory Fashion
Trendy Travel Accessories For Every Budget And Taste You may have heard. I’m sort of in love with fashion; as much as I adore travel…but less than coffee (if you’re keeping a tally at home). Wine kicks all of their sorry butts but, hey, it’s wine. Duh. I’m forever searching out cute travel outfits and accessories. […]

Travel Accessories, Like Paris, Are Always A Good Idea



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Ron English’s Street Art, Entitled “Temper Tot”, Will Blow Your Mind! Of all days to leave my camera at the hotel! *face-palm* Nevertheless, I snapped this shot with my smart phone. Incredible work by artist Ron English. This baby Hulk towers four stories above Mulberry Street in New York City’s Little Italy. It was created for […]

Mind-Blowing Street Art! Infant Incredible Hulk in NYC?


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A Photo Tour of Rockport Massachusetts Rockport is a quaint, artsy, seaside village in Essex County, Massachusetts, United States. It is about 40 miles/64 km northeast of Boston at the very top of  the Cape Ann peninsula. Surrounded on three sides by the Atlantic Ocean, Rockport is a neighbor of Gloucester, a place you may recall from the blockbuster movie The Perfect Storm, starring George Clooney […]

Rockport Massachusetts| A Photographic Tour



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Did You Enter Our Traveler’s Checklist Memo Set Giveaway? Anxious To Know Who The Winner Is? Remember our post Want to Win A Great Travel Prize? Well, we’ve randomly chosen our winner (through the tried and tested “pick the name out of a hat” method) and it is Clare Laming of Monarch Butterfly Voyager. Her blog just […]

And The Winner Of The Traveler’s Checklist Memo Set Is…


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What Traveler Doesn’t Love Winning Prizes? Want to WIN this Traveler’s Memo Set (a $32 value), full of handy checklists for planning your next FIFTY voyages, road trips, camping trips and packing lists? Four brightly colored, 5″ x 8.5″, 50 page check-lists will help keep your planning stress-free. You can […]

Want to Win A Great Travel Prize?



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How Would You Like To Meet A Baby Porcupine?      Two summers ago, we had our first porcupine encounter here at The Caffeinated Day Tripper homestead. If you’ve read our Who Is The Caffeinated Day Tripper page, you know that we live just outside the The Sheldrick Forest Preserve in Southern New Hampshire. We see A […]

Meet Our Baby Porcupine, Porky Jr!


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Really, Tourist Dude? Wieners Now? On Selfies And Photo-bombing You’ve seen the photos of breathtakingly barren scenic landscapes and seemingly abandoned tourist attractions. You think to yourself: “Self, when I visit there, I am going to get the greatest photo of <–insert 8th Wonder of the World or bitchin’ selfie here–> […]

That Time A Wiener-Eating Tourist Had The Nerve To Photo-bomb ...



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I’ve Been Nominated for The Versatile Blogger Award! I can’t thank Alex and Ashley, at In Pursuit of Adventure, enough for nominating me for the Versatile Blogger Award. This award recognizes blogs that feature unique content and fantastic photos. This is such an amazing compliment that I had to celebrate: Now For The Versatile Blogger Award Rules: 1. Thank the person […]

The Versatile Blogger Award




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Meet The Tigers of Maharajah Jungle Trek at Walt Disney World’s Animal Kingdom Disney’s Maharajah Jungle Trek Tigers Animal Kingdom’s Maharajah Jungle Trek self-guided tour attraction feels like a walk through ancient ruins in Nepal, India, Thailand and Indonesia. The architecture, animal carvings and ruins were painstakingly recreated by Disney’s Imagineers in an effort […]

Maharajah Jungle Trek Tigers | Animal Kingdom | Walt Disney ...


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My Best Luggage & Bag Recommendations For Travel Your Way As The Caffeinated DAY Tripper, my go-to bag is usually a trendy tote (I can have a bit of a fashion problem), my trusty orange Under Armour backpack (it has served me, dutifully, and would SO be getting a rave […]

Luggage Review: The Best Bags For YOUR Travel Style



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The Caffeinated Day Tripper has been nominated for the Liebster Award; an award to bloggers and from bloggers, created to recognize and/or discover new bloggers and welcome them to the world of blogging. Thank you, so much to The Wandering Wanderluster for this unexpected and much appreciated nomination!   The Rules of the […]

It’s An Honor To Be Nominated For The Liebster Award!


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Ride Along on Part Two of Our Photographic Tour of New York City   If you saw Part One in our New York City Photographic Tour, you already know that I consider NYC my home away from home. I’ve been to the city at least a dozen times and it’s never the […]

New York City Photographic Tour (or Yes, I Probably Have ...



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Ride Along on a Photographic Tour of New York City I’m beginning to consider New York City my home away from home. It’s a four and a half hour ride from my place in New Hampshire, making it far enough for an impulsive weekend getaway but not so far that […]

New York City Photographic Tour (or Yes, I Probably Have ...


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New Hampshire Morning on the Farm I Hope You Enjoy These, Occasional, Photos That Are A Little Closer To Home I love to travel/ hike but I also love my home state of New Hampshire in the U.S.! Mountains, beaches, farms, cities, forests, lakes and waterfalls; we have it all! […]

Closer To Home: New Hampshire Morning on the Farm



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About Marcus Samuelsson, Ginny’s Supper Club and Red Rooster, Harlem     Food, glorious, food! I adore it almost as much as I adore travel. Oh, and shoes (but that’s a story for another day). If you are a foodie, you probably know the name Marcus Samuelsson…Chef Marcus Samuelsson, to be exact. If you don’t know […]

Ginny’s Supper Club: A Gospel Brunch at Red Rooster, Harlem


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A View of Mount Monadnock From Monte Rosa It’s Throw Back Thursday, #tbt, so we thought we’d share an old favorite among our followers. This Breathtaking View of Mount Monadnock, Taken From Atop Monte Rosa, During a Spring Hike <A HREF=”http://ws-na.amazon-adsystem.com/widgets/q?rt=tf_mfw&#038;ServiceVersion=20070822&#038;MarketPlace=US&#038;ID=V20070822%2FUS%2Fthecafdaytr08-20%2F8001%2Fbb44e003-0e02-422f-a10d-a8b4863d19ee&#038;Operation=NoScript”>Amazon.com Widgets</A>     What are you waiting for? Get out […]

Throw Back Thursday: Mount Monadnock from Monte Rosa



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The Flora, Fauna and…Fins (?) of The Epcot International Flower & Garden Festival Welcome to Part 3, and the final post, in our series on The Epcot International Flower & Garden Festival  In Parts 1 and 2 of our series, we focused on super-cute character topiary and vibrant gardens. We saw moss-covered likenesses of Buzz […]

Epcot International Flower & Garden Festival: Part 3


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Enjoy The Spring Thaw on Willard Pond A Brief Description of Spring Thaw: Hiking Tudor Trail on Willard Pond I’ve decided to start publishing picture posts, from time to time, as travel & hiking inspiration. This is a shot of Willard Pond, taken while hiking the Tudor Trail, in the […]

Spring Thaw: Hiking The Tudor Trail on Willard Pond