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The Truth About Becoming A New York City Tour Guide

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“I can’t wait to get back to New York City where at least when I walk down the street nobody ever hesitates to tell me exactly what they think of me.” – Ani DiFranco I just want to start off […]

An Unforgettable Guide To My Favorite Brooklyn Neighborhoods

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I’ve now been living in Brooklyn for two years, and am still just in love with it as I was the first day I moved here. Exploring new neighborhoods and finding truly worthwhile shops, eateries and experiences is one of […]

Discover New York: Modern Mexican Meets Authentic Design At Horchata NYC

Horchata. A milky rice-based drink sweet spiced with cinnamon and chilled over ice. Horchata is also the name of one of New York City’s newest Mexican Restaurants, opened in Greenwich Village in May 2014 and serving a number of innovative […]

Discover New York: A Decadent Raw Chocolate Factory In Bushwick, Brooklyn

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I LOVE CHOCOLATE. I can’t say that makes me unique at all; however, I do believe there are many who have yet to experience the joys of real non-drug store chocolate. Not to sound like a snob — I’ve definitely […]

Discover New York: Central Park Through The Eyes Of A Local Photographer

If an effort to explore my home like a tourist and really take advantage of the fact I live in one of the greatest cities in the world (in my opinion, anyway), I’ve started letting my camera be my guide […]

Cheap Travel: New York City On Less Than $25 Per Day


Looking to travel New York on an extreme budget? I’m here to help. A New York native currently living in Brooklyn, I live my life on a shoestring while still enjoying what the city has to offer. TIP: Looking for […]

A Look At My Favorite Unpretentious NYC Restaurants

New York City gets a bad rep for having some pretty pretentious restaurants. But the truth is, there is an array of delicious venues offering sophisticated settings with inviting atmospheres. Whether you’re looking for a great date spot, a memorable […]

Discover NYC: Edible Classic Cocktails

New York City has some of the world’s best craft cocktail bars and most experiential cupcake shops (seriously, make your own artisanal cupcake at Molly’s Cupcakes or partake in beer/wine and made-from-scratch cupcake pairing at Sweet Revenge and then you’ll […]

The Hungry Hipster’s Guide To Williamsburg, Brooklyn

Traveling to Williamsburg, Brooklyn? We’ve got a guide for you: The Hungry Hipster’s Guide To Williamsburg, Brooklyn. Created by myself, Jessie on a Journey editor Jessica Festa, the guide features the neighborhood’s best restaurants, bars, views, creative spaces, artisan shops […]