The pros and cons of Amtrak
Listing all the places I've been on this trip just for the sake of having cities names all over my blog:
New York City
Albany (though not by chance)
Why am I writing?
The end of travel.
My last hurrah: how I'm tiring of travel and battling homesickness.
Green travel: counting the carbon flood the atmosphere from your super-cheap Jet Blue flight to Cancun, and trying to offset it by taking the train the whole way back (yes, the whole way).
A blow-by-blow account of this trip.
Car Rentals: Always the most expensive and slowest option?
A critique of the public transportation system of Albany: three buses from the airport to downtown is not a viable system.
Wild Birds of the Hudson Valley, Adirondack Mountains and Lake Ontario.
Taking a Nap, or How to Take a Nap, or "The Idiot's Guide to Taking a Nap".