frisky guidebook

The Frisky Guidebook: The Venice Of The North

It was only a matter of time before we covered a city famous for sex. But Amsterdam is really less about the Red Light District and coffee shops than it…

Leonora Epstein | August 28, 2009 - 2:00 pm

The Frisky Guidebook: The Mile-High City

Maybe it’s the altitude. Or all the hard-bodied, active, young folks sauntering around. Or maybe it’s the fact that the city is exactly one mile high. Regardless, Denver has come…

Lauren Cook | August 27, 2009 - 1:59 pm

The Frisky Guidebook: The Holy City

Don’t let the old moniker fool you, what Charlestonians worship the most is a good party. At its busiest during wedding season and the summer months, this tourist town is…

Imee Cuison | August 26, 2009 - 1:30 pm

The Frisky Guidebook: Sin City North

Only a few hours away from both New York City and Boston, there are always plenty of Americans visiting Montreal for its reputation as Canada’s Sin City, as well as…

Laura Roberts | August 25, 2009 - 2:30 pm

The Frisky Guidebook: The Emerald City

Seattle’s got Starbucks, Microsoft, grunge, and yes, lots of rain. But it’s also got a whole lot more than that. There’s your standard tourist fare in the form of the…

Charlotte West | August 24, 2009 - 2:00 pm

The Frisky Guidebook: The Capital City

Coming down to our nation’s capitol for the Presidential Inauguration next Tuesday? Or considering a pleasure trip in the coming months? Don’t let Washington, D.C.’s buttoned-down reputation turn you off—just…

Katie Knorovsky | January 15, 2009 - 7:30 pm

The Frisky Guidebook: The City Of Love

As the romance capital of the world, Paris has the authority on many sexy things. After all, they did give the world couture dresses, Catherine Deneuve, and, of course, French…

Leonora Epstein | December 5, 2008 - 8:00 pm

The Frisky Guidebook: The City Of Roses

You’ll be struck by the greenery—Forest Park is the largest wilderness park within city limits in the United States, and Washington Park’s rose garden is worth a visit—and the friendly…

Molly Niendorf | November 6, 2008 - 4:30 pm

The Frisky Guidebook: London

London needs little introduction. Big Ben, Buckingham Palace, high tea at four o’ clock: even on the beaten tourist circuit, this city is a charmer. But it’s also a high-energy…

Lindsay Allen | October 2, 2008 - 6:00 pm

The Frisky Guidebook: The Finest City

I grew up in San Diego, so I’ve spent years hearing people say to me, “Oh my GOD, San Diego is the most beautiful city in the United States” and…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | September 5, 2008 - 6:00 pm

The Frisky Guidebook: The Twin Cities

The Twin Cities of Minneapolis and St. Paul, Minnesota may not be the first place you’d consider to vacay — after all, isn’t the cold basically unbearable for most of…

Emily Poster | August 1, 2008 - 2:20 pm

The Frisky Guidebook: Vice City

In the words of the great Will Smith, “Welcome to Miami…” where people really do party “all night on the beach ‘til the break of dawn.” As the sun gloriously…

Nadine Cheung | July 3, 2008 - 5:00 pm

The Frisky Guidebook: The City Of Brotherly Love

Forget Rocky and cheesesteaks! The city of Philadelphia is a haven for all art, music, food, theater, culture and adventure lovers alike. With summer upon us, it makes a great…

Michael Kelly | June 19, 2008 - 4:00 pm

The Frisky Guidebook: The City of HOTlanta

Atlanta, the Dirty South, HOTlanta, the ATL — whatever you wanna call it, Atlanta, Georgia has an incredible history. Since the Civil Rights Movement, the city was kinda known as…

Courtenay Bird | June 5, 2008 - 6:00 pm

The Frisky Guidebook: The Windy City

The best Chicago date ever might have been the one in Ferris Bueller’s Day Off. Really, how can you beat a Ferrari, a Cubs baseball game, a fancy meal, and…

Morgan Lord | May 22, 2008 - 5:00 pm

The Frisky Guidebook: The Weirdest City In Texas

Austin is a city with a lot of heart and is a paradise for outdoor lovers, music fans, and foodies. Austin is also a wonderful place to be in the…

Shanna Howard | May 8, 2008 - 7:00 pm

The Frisky Guidebook: The City That Never Sleeps

So you’re going to New York City. Obviously there is a long list of touristy things you can consider doing, especially if it’s your first time — Yankee game, Metropolitan…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | April 24, 2008 - 6:00 pm

The Frisky Guidebook: The City By The Bay

“I Left My Heart in San Francisco” is a pretty schmaltzy old song, but once you visit the romantic City by the Bay you’ll get why so many people end…

Gillian Telling | April 10, 2008 - 4:30 pm

The Frisky Guidebook: The City Of Angels

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Any Angeleno knows that a hike up Runyon Canyon followed by brunch is a patented So-Cal date move. But for those who want to avoid the beaten path…

Natalie Krinsky | March 27, 2008 - 5:00 pm