The Perfect NYC July 4th Guide for 2019

July 3, 2019 | By Bryan A.

It’s that time of year where millions of Americans break out the red white and blue, fire up the grill, and watch some fireworks to top it all off. However, living in New York City, there are plenty of other ways for you to invest your time and get out of the apartment. But where to start? 10:00 AM: Head to the Beach This one may seem obvious. Nothing hits the spot like a warm, breezy day on the coast. Mellowing out and relaxing at the beach is one of the best ways to usher in summer vibes. However, you won’t be alone. For the best chance at ultimate zen, try to leave NYC a tad before your fellow commuters. Days like the 4th can be chaos, so if you’re going to Rockawa... ...

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Why There’s No Place Like New York For the Holidays

December 10, 2018 | By Bryan A.

Sludging through the snow towards work on a brisk December morning, and it may feel like NYC is far from a winter wonderland. That’s understandable. However, look around and you may just notice something special. With plenty of places to see, and an undeniable magic in the air, and even the most cynical of New Yorkers can find something redeemable and unique about the holiday season in the big city. Let’s take a look at some of the biggest reasons why a New York City winter is like no other. Big Christmas Trees Regardless of whether you celebrate Christmas or not, there’s something awe-inspiring about seeing a massive multiple-story Evergreen placed in the concrete ju... ...

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Reasons To Be Thankful For Living In NYC

November 21, 2018 | By Bryan A.

The holidays can be stressful. Between getting gifts and making last minute plans to see family and friends, or even searching the housing market for affordable apartments, it can be tough to find time to de-stress and relax. But, it's important to keep things in perspective. We live in New York, the greatest city in the world. Practically nowhere else can one take a walk through the park, go to a historic museum, and make it home for Thanksgiving dinner. Before Thursday, let's look at some of the reasons why we should be grateful for being New Yorkers. The Restaurants Sure, homemade meals, especially around this time of year, are delicious and can be made anywhere. But what if... ...

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