Category: Americas

This assortment of my Americas travel blog posts cover everything from North, Central and South America. But ultimately it mostly covers my many adventures in New York City.

I live in Hertfordshire in the UK but have the greaty pleasure of being a running ambassador for New York based charity Every Mother Counts. That means I’ve had the opportunity to visit Manhattan 6-7 times now in recent years. So in this section you can read up on what it was like to run the New York City marathon with supermodel Christy Turlingon. And if you intend to run it too here are my 26.2 NYC marathon tops tips. Finally if you want something non-NYC related how about visiting the hottest recorded place on Earth? Hint: It’s not in Libya anymore.

Watching the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day parade

When you think of crowd-lined parades full of huge balloon cartoon characters floating down the street, one event that springs to mind is the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade in New York. It starts level with Central Park up at 75th Street, continues down 6th Avenue, before finishing outside the Macy’s departure store on 34th Street.…

By Biggsy 23rd November 2016 0