A New York Travel Guide For Long Vacations

New York City is by far one of the most visited destinations in the world. It’s famous for its art, food, history, fashion and everything else that it has to offer. It’s refined, yet grungy, unapologetically loud yet serene, and all at the same time! The contrasts found living in NYC is an experience bar…… Continue reading A New York Travel Guide For Long Vacations

The Cost of Living in NYC for International Students

So, your hard work has finally paid off- you’re going to be living in New York in the fall! Your dream of studying in the Big Apple has come true! We’re sure it wasn’t easy, but you did it! Student life in NYC is a magical experience- we can only imagine what getting that acceptance…… Continue reading The Cost of Living in NYC for International Students

Living in NYC: Affordable Neighborhoods In Manhattan

So you’ve decided to move to your dream borough – Manhattan! Home to some of our favorite TV show characters like Monica & Rachel from Friends or Carrie from Sex And The City. This borough has an undeniable charm, which is also why it is often romanticized by artists and directors. Living in NYC is…… Continue reading Living in NYC: Affordable Neighborhoods In Manhattan

Gardening In NYC: Herbs To Grow In Your Apartment

Herb gardening is a lot easier than it sounds and works beautifully in small spaces. Gardening In NYC with its daily bustle has a charm of its own. But adding a spot of green to your shared apartment is both grounding and fulfilling. Most herbs are happy to grow in containers, making them easy to…… Continue reading Gardening In NYC: Herbs To Grow In Your Apartment

How To Find Cheap Apartments in New York? Manhattan Edition!

Ahh, Manhattan! A dream place to live in with raging rental prices that are no less than a nightmare. Folks, this is that place where money flies right outta your pocket. With rental prices as high as $12,000, most people moving to NYC, don’t prefer to stay in Manhattan. But contrary to popular belief, living in…… Continue reading How To Find Cheap Apartments in New York? Manhattan Edition!

The Truth About Zero Waste Living in NYC

Does living in NYC and zero waste living really go hand in hand? Well, yes. There are New Yorkers who have done and documented it. Meet Béa Johnson. Her family of four generates only a small jar of waste each year. I know, we can’t believe it either. If this gets a little part of…… Continue reading The Truth About Zero Waste Living in NYC

A First-Time Renter’s Brilliant Guide to Living in NYC

Well, congratulations are in order, you just signed the lease to your first New York apartment! Your dream of living in NYC has finally come true! After all that day-dreaming, hard work, and lots of saving- you finally have the key, literally, to your dream! But since this is New York you’re probably going to…… Continue reading A First-Time Renter’s Brilliant Guide to Living in NYC

10 Questions First-time Renters Need to Ask Before Moving to NYC

Who doesn’t like the idea of moving to NYC? Empire State Building, Central Park, Broadway- it all sounds so magical! Even spending a day in the city seems like a dream come true for a lot of people. So we can only imagine how excited those people are who are actually moving to NYC! I’m…… Continue reading 10 Questions First-time Renters Need to Ask Before Moving to NYC

Podcasts Every New Yorker Should Listen To

If you’re like the average person stuck quarantining in the pandemic, you are probably on the hunt for fresh content to keep your mind engaged. Especially when living in NYC, self-isolation can be difficult. Whether you have hit a Netflix overdose, or simply need fresh perspectives to get you back in tune with the vibrancy…… Continue reading Podcasts Every New Yorker Should Listen To