Central Park

  Do I even need to say anything about this park? Obviously the largest landmark in all of NYC . . . I could run endlessly here.  Biking, live music, baseball games, boat rides, horsedrawn carriages, lunch at the Boathouse – there is no limit to what you may find, see, hear, or smell, in … More Central Park

Fort Tyron Park

Probably since it is located so high up on the island (W 192 St & Riverside Dr), I would consider this one of NYC’s top underrated parks.  With tons of pathways perfect for running, or strolling around during study breaks like I do (lol), it is an 8 mile stretch of beautiful greenery.  It is also … More Fort Tyron Park

Grocery Shop NYC

Local Markets – I tend to avoid any kind of local NYC grocery store or market if I can.  Usually prices are hiked up 200%-300%.  The first day I was in NYC i almost bought a $5 Clif Bar #NeverAgain Trader Joes – I live for Trader Joes.  Not only do I trust the food and … More Grocery Shop NYC

Subway 101

A few helpful tips for subway navigation. . . Download the “NYC Subway” App – I love this app because it has a nice colorful representation of all of the subway lines on top of a map of Manhattan.  It also connects with GPS to locate you and will tell you the arrival and departure times … More Subway 101

Terremoto

Terremoto is a small (literally and figuratively) hidden treasure of a coffee shop, located in Chelsea.  It’s the kind of place that the residents of the surrounding neighborhood are fiercely loyal to and for good reason.  The coffee is phenomenal and surprise! They also have great dairy free milk alternatives: soy, almond, pea milk.  Not a … More Terremoto