New York City – Presidential Party Headquarters

Nestled in the lowest part of Manhattan, Fraunces Tavern has been operating as an American Colonial Tavern since 1762, making it older than the country itself! This also makes it the oldest bar in New York City. The tavern looks great for it’s age though, considering it has played a prominent role in pre-Revolution, American Revolution and…

Bogotá, Colombia – Beyond Brilliant Beer

It’s no surprise that Brits love their beer. It’s in our blood…from a young age most English kids will tell you they accompanied their parents to the pub on a weekend for a good family feed and for dad to enjoy a couple of pints after a hard weeks work. The Brit pub culture is…

Queens, New York City – Take a Break

Head to Astoria and take a break at Break Bar and Billiards. With a happy hour deal of $3 beer and free pool before 9PM (6PM on weekends), it’s no wonder this spot is so popular amongst the locals. Try a hand at shuffleboard, shoot some [miniature] hoops, or challenge new friends to games like…

York, England – 36 Gins and the World’s Strongest Ale

So we’ve written a Tip about where to eat in York. We’ve written a Tip about where to sleep in York. We’ve even written a tip about where to enjoy coffee and cake, you guessed it, in York. But wait, there’s something missing… After you’ve spent the day exploring this Yorkshire gem, you’re going to…

Rose Goes South • Bogotá, Beers and Altitude…

Nobody told me this city comes with serious altitude. Luckily, I´m not one to suffer from sickness, but even the strongest of stomaches turns on 6 hours sleep and the prospect of heading up to the Cerra de Monseratte at a mere 3.152 m above sea level and a cool vertial cable car to reach the top…

Brooklyn – Skee-Ball and Cheap Beer

Ever find yourself yearning for a game of Skee-Ball, but you wouldn’t be caught dead in some dingy arcade surrounded by a bunch of haughty pre-teens? If so, you’ll fit right in at Full Circle Bar in Brooklyn’s Williamburg neighborhood. With a semi-competitive league they’ve created called “Brewskee-Ball”, you know these guys aren’t messing around. They…