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California – Days 4-10: The Best Tourist in Los Angeles, San Francisco, and Yosemite National Park

I started my first full day in Los Angeles with a trip to Venice Beach. A previous Couchsurfing host had given me a heads up of where to go to park for free and the beach was pretty empty down by the free parking so that was nice. I did yoga on the beach and then took a post-yoga morning… Read more »

New York – Days 10-11: NYC More Museums, Staten Island, Brooklyn, and Good Food

On my tenth day in New York, after wanting to go for a couple years, I finally made it to the Museum of the City of New York. I’m so glad I finally made it! I learned SO MUCH! The first exhibit on the main floor was Saving Place: 50 Years of NYC Landmarks. The exhibit talked about the 1965… Read more »

Pennsylvania – Day 5/5.5: Exploring Philly and Valley Forge

My first night in Philly my host took me to a party and we didn’t end up getting back to his place and going to sleep until 2 a.m. I then woke up at 6:30 a.m. to be ready for the 7:00 a.m. EST priority booking of Harry Potter and the Cursed Child tickets. Yeah, I’m super nerdy, I know…. Read more »