Vintage Shopping

Vintage shopping in New York is the best. Whether you are looking for quirky old toys, faded, brown colored photos from the previous century or classy retro designer sunglasses you can be sure to find a vintage shop to suit your preferences. I usually go to East Village for vintage shopping as it is easier…

Beach love

I simply love spending my days off by the sea. I always find myself coming back to Jones Beach, and even though it doesn´t come close to the breathtaking beaches in Cuba there is something beautiful in being able to leave the city behind for a few hours and dive into the waves. – Åh som…

A day by the pool

Det er ekstremt varmt i New York i juli og gradestokken viser ofte opptil 35 grader. Når det er høy luftfuktighet i tillegg vil man egentlig bare rømme fra byen og dra til nærmeste strand, eller alternativt henge hjemme med Airconditioen på for fullt. Et tredje alternativ er å stikke ned til spa/treningssenteret Equinox og…

A little bit of sugar…

Right in the heart of West Village you find the sweetest store in Manhattan. Sockerbit is a Swedish candy store that sells licorice, proper milk chocolate, sour candy, chocolate beans, gummy bears etc. etc. to my and others’ delight. Now that I live in Manhattan, where you can find EVERYTHING your heart desires, I can get my Norwegian candy…

High Line

I have a friend visiting this week and with the nice weather on Wednesday we decided to pay a visit to the high line. It is an elevated linear park build on disused trail tracks located in the meatpacking district in Manhattan. What a great way to bring people back to a forgotten place. The…