Getting Around The City – What Your Choice Of Transport Says About You

Cities are packed, jammed, polluted, and tough to move around in. It doesn’t matter whether you live there, work there, or just visit. Getting around the city can be hard work, uncomfortable, and even thoroughly unpleasant. But what turns you off about the city might not bother the guy sat next to you. Perhaps you…

6 Things You Should Look For In Your First Apartment

Looking for and finding the right apartment is hard work — and if it’s your first time renting, it can be an overwhelming experience if you don’t know what to look for.  Here are a few things to keep in mind when searching for a place of your own.

Riding The 7 Train: Part I

I have been commuting into work and riding the MTA 7 train for many years, in those years I have seen and heard many things. Too many to remember and for years I said I was going to write about it. Well today is the first of what could be a series of some of…

Do You Remember The Ride Down Memory Lane?

Hey New Yorkers, the Nostalgia Train got you to the Mets game as New York City prepared to ‘Shea’ goodbye to Shea Stadium. On Sunday, September 28, 2008 New York City Transit rolled out its vintage Nostalgia Train along the 7 line in commemoration of the final regular season home game at Shea.

NYC New Fares: What You Need To Know

If you are a New Yorker and take public transportation, you knew this was coming sooner rather than later. The MTA has announced an upcoming fare increase for most MTA commuters. The increase is scheduled to go into effect on March 22nd, 2015. Here is what you need to know.