In this section, we collect all the things we find and found amazing and noteworthy about New York and its inhabitants. It is ideal for building useless knowledge – but somehow is interesting.
Researchers have taken thousands of wipe samples from the subway station and train surfaces. This enabled them to map the subterranean biotope fairly accurately. It also reveals a lot about the train drivers.
With a low budget in the outrageously expensive mega-metropolis New York City. Is that possible? New York has a reputation for being one of the most expensive cities in the world.
New York City is not only the most populous city in the USA, not only has the most sights, or the most single people. Not only do New York have more Italians than Venice, more Irish than Dublin, and more Jews than anywhere else in the world.
Here you can find out how to get to New Jersey best, fastest and cheapest from all 3 airports in New York! Many New York vacationers are now opting for nearby New Jersey to save some money on their vacation budget.
The iPhone is a brilliant thing: small, compact, takes good pictures and is ideal for making your stay in New York easier with the right apps. We would like to introduce you to the best iPhone apps here.
Only since we flew to New York as a family with our children did the topic “How do I get from the airport to my destination safely with children” first came up. And it turned out that it is actually not that easy.
OMNY means “One Metro New York” and is the new payment system for the subway (metro) and buses in New York City. Here you can find out how OMNY works, how you can use it and what that means for your next trip to New York!
What experiences are you guaranteed to have in the first few months after moving? Positive, negative, crazy, weird, and hilarious. Everything that everyday life in the cosmopolitan city of New York entails. In the beginning, we always thought: “No, that will never happen to me” – or “No, I would never say that – really never!”
With the wheelchair in New York City: How barrier-free is New York really? We tested it, the city’s sights have expired, and found out if a trip to New York with the wheelchair is feasible.
He sits on garbage cans, scares young women, and inspires thousands of people on social media: In New York, a man dresses up as a rat and turns the street into a stage. He has a very simple reason for this.
In the USA, and thus also in New York, baseball is as important as it is for us, and for many people, it is more than just a sport. We think it’s totally awesome to talk to all the baseball crazy people in sports bars about old games and to discuss current games. In this New York Mets Guide, you will find out everything you need to know about the New York Mets baseball team.
New York has a collection of world-class museums, unlike any other city. Be it the Metropolitan, the Museum of Modern Art, the Guggenheim, the list went on and on. The metropolis is a hub of the international art trade and the highest quality creations are for sale in the galleries. In auction houses such as Sotheby’s and Christie’s, paintings and sculptures are auctioned that sometimes sell for millions.
Who visits a metropolis like New York for the first time, not only asks what highlights must be on the program but also what you should avoid better.
Is it your first time traveling to New York? Then you should definitely avoid these 10 beginner mistakes in New York City!
In March 2020, the metropolis almost made it close to this morning. The state of emergency has shaped the life of the residents – and will continue to influence it.
New York City is one of the most popular cities on Instagram. If you travel to the Big Apple and are also active on Instagram, you want to find the best Instagram spots in New York. Some of the best Instagram spots in NYC are absolute insiders, but sometimes also part of our top 10 best sights in New York.
In many large cities, subways take vacationers from one attraction to the next. For most vacationers, underground stops are just a stopover for the next highlight of their trip. Sometimes, however, the subway stations themselves are an attraction.
We’re sure you’ve all heard that New York subway cars are being recycled at sea. First, they remove the equipment and all the hazardous materials and liquids, and then the already well-gutted profits are loaded onto a huge barge and shipped to the ocean. By now, New York has drowned more than 2,500 of its old priests. Let us look at their last journey.