So, you’ve done the most difficult part and secured yourself a place to live in Dublin…congratulations!! However, the trials and tribulations aren’t over yet my friend. Here are the top things you need to know: 1. Get your gas meter unlocked This is something you’ll want to do ASAP if you’re moving in the winter. You can get your gas and electric done at the … Continue reading Dublin tips: Moving into your new apartment
We’ve been on the flight from Dublin to Philadelphia for about 5 hours now, and while that time hasn’t quite whiled away, I’m comfortable. American Airlines has launched its newish premium economy class and I used to be a skeptic but now I’m a believer. Now, you might be thinking, premium economy is a scam. Why pay extra money to get the exact same services … Continue reading American Airlines: Premium Economy vs Economy
Dear friends, today I’m going to save you a good €40 by sharing my fav nail salon with you. While living in the US I got hooked on acrylic nails. It was almost like an addiction. They’d start threatening to fall off after two weeks and I’d frantically rush to the nail salon to get them refilled. You can only imagine my horror when I … Continue reading Getting your nails done in Dublin 101
Ok… let me start by saying – it was totally my fault and I should have known better. Now that I’ve eaten that slice of humble pie, let me tell you all what happened to me outside the Duomo Cathedral in Florence. I was down to my last few hours in the city, so I decided to wander around and squeeze in as much touristy … Continue reading Avoid this Italy tourist trap!
If you’re like me and haven’t gotten around to getting your own Irish phone number, you’ll know that figuring out the dial out codes can be a bit tricky. So I’ll save you the 3 months it took me to figure it out by providing the below cheat sheet! You’re welcome! 😉 Here’s what a barebones phone number looks like here: 6110101 You’d type it … Continue reading What’s up with Irish phone numbers!?
If you’re as much of a foodie as I am you’ll appreciate these 3 restaurants! 1. Little Donkey In the #1 spot is Little Donkey in Cambridge. Combine sweet and savory by mix and matching their Brioche French Toast with a side of the Habanero Maple Sausage. I promise you won’t taste anything yummier than this! 2. Row 34 Our #2 spot goes to Row … Continue reading My 3 Favorite Places to Eat in Boston
Thinking of moving to Boston? Planning a quick trip? Just wondering what it’s like over there? Well, I lived in Boston for about 7 months so you’ve come to the right place to learn a thing or two about this historical New England city. Pros: Having just moved from Philadelphia, I absolutely loved how clean Boston is. Boston’s rich culture is evident throughout the city. … Continue reading Boston Massachusetts: Pros and Cons