Features

Since launching Wandercuse (formerly Wanderlust on a Budget), I’ve been lucky enough to partner with several media outlets and local businesses. Writing under both Danielle Benjamin and Wandercuse, I’ve developed a resume of both one-off and ongoing features in various publications.

CNY Magazine – Mar/Apr 2024

CNY Magazine – Jan/Feb 2024

CNY Magazine – Nov/Dec 2023
— viewable online: 9 Upstate Museums Highlight Examples of Empire State Ingenuity

CNY Magazine – Sep/Oct 2023

CNY Magazine – Jul/Aug 2023

CNY Magazine – Mar/Apr 2023

CNY Magazine – Jan/Feb 2023

Cayuga County 2023 Visitors Guide (pages 46-47)

CNY Magazine – Nov/Dec 2022

CNY Magazine – Sep/Oct 2022

Visit Syracuse 2020 Spring/Summer Visitors Guide (page 8)

Visit Ithaca 2020 Travel Guide (pages 67-68)

Enjoy Both Sips & Spooks at these Haunted Breweries
CraftBeer.com — October 2022

I’m an avid traveler who shops for 2 at Trader Joe’s. Here are 16 things I love to buy.
Insider — August 2022

Drink a Beer and Spend the Night at these 8 Brewery Hotels across the U.S.
Roadtrippers — April 2022

Revitalizing Neighborhoods and Reigniting Memories
CraftBeer.com — April 2022

In the Midst of a Pandemic, Breweries are Giving Back to their Communities
CraftBeer.com — April 2021

Best Date Night Ideas in Syracuse
Visit Syracuse

The Best Indoor Activities in Ithaca
Visit Ithaca

7 Best Winter Activities in Syracuse
Visit Syracuse

12 Holiday Festivals in Syracuse
Visit Syracuse

Walleye Fishing in New York
Hunting Life

Destinations: Oneida Lake
LureNet

What to Do in Syracuse on Thanksgiving Weekend
Visit Syracuse

Sweet or savory? At Funk ‘n Waffles you don’t have to choose (Syracuse.com Dining Out Review)
December 2023

Polish meals, lakefront views and stellar service shine at Blue Canoe (Syracuse.com Dining Out Review)
October 2023

Affordable prices and tasty food fill this sushi restaurant hidden in plain sight (Syracuse.com Dining Out Review)
September 2023

This Syracuse restaurant will transport you to Asia with its flavors and decor (Syracuse.com Dining Out Review)
August 2023
The Sherwood Inn pleases the palate from the first sip to the last bite (Syracuse.com Dining Out Review)
June 2023

The Wood surprises with delicious meals on a golf course (Syracuse.com Dining Out Review)
June 2023

Maplewood Bar & Grill prioritizes live music over food & drinks (Syracuse.com Dining Out Review)
April 2023

Fresh and flavorful cuisine at Clay Oven will teleport you to India (Syracuse.com Dining Out Review)
March 2023

The best dish at Clam Bar is not what you’d expect (Syracuse.com Dining Out Review)
February 2023

Dinner at Laci’s shocked our wallets, but not our taste buds (Syracuse.com Dining Out Review)
January 2023

Comfort food and community are at the heart of Potters Farm to Fork (Syracuse.com Dining Out Review)
December 2022

Olive’s Eatery is the spot for cozy fall meals (Syracuse.com Dining Out Review)
October 2022

Superior wings and cheap drinks make Duskees a must-visit (Syracuse.com Dining Out Review)
August 2022

Expansive menu is the big hitter at Home Team Pub (Syracuse.com Dining Out Review)
July 2022

This local hangout serves high-quality bar food on a budget (Syracuse.com Dining Out Review)
June 2022

The Evergreen has grown into a shining spot in downtown Syracuse with a creative food and beer menu (Syracuse.com Dining Out Review)
May 2022

A fresh look at Tassone’s Wine Garden, an old Baldwinsville favorite (Syracuse.com Dining Out Review)
March 2022

Comfort food in a comfortable setting makes this Manlius restaurant, well, comfy (Syracuse.com Dining Out Review)
February 2022

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Around the World and Back with a Syracuse University Advisor