By Seth Fera-Schanes If you have never been to Governors Island, you should set aside three hours on a weekend this summer to go for a visit. Located in New York Harbor, Governors Island is about a 10 minute ferry ride from downtown Manhattan. If you are a […]
By Seth Fera-Schanes Long day? Go for a bike ride. Up early on a Saturday? Hop on your bicycle and get going. Bored? Bike. It was a summer evening on the Upper West Side and I wanted to go out for a ride. I started out west towards […]
By Seth Fera-Schanes I decided I am a city bike rider now. Actually, let me back up a few steps. I saw people riding bikes all around the city and wanted to be a part of that group. So much so, I identified bike riding as my intended […]
You are heading to Williamsburg, Brooklyn; home of the hipster.
ACME Smoked Fish Co., located in Williamsburg, Brooklyn has been in operation since 1906. I discovered the factory when I was walking around the neighborhood and saw a line of trucks with the ACME label. I also started smelling a nice mix of brine and sweet smoke in the air which led me to the doors of this NYC institution.
By Seth Fera-Schanes I had a mini walking trip planned this weekend with a friend who was in town on a business trip. It was to include Alexander Hamilton’s House, Edgar Allan Poe’s Cottage and Woodlawn Cemetery. We made it to the first location (which was great) but […]
What should you expect when you come to class? You’ll hop on the bike you’ve signed up for and there will be pleasant staff members around looking for anyone who needs assistance. The staff highlight any first timers so they’ll know who to look out for when it comes to adjusting your bike seat and handlebars. You’ll choose a set of free weights for the arm section, and then you’ll clip in to the bike and then you should take a deep breath – because you’re about to begin.
Welcome to your trampoline Gym in New York City!
New York, New York. A city so nice, they named it twice. Ahh, the distinct pleasure of living in a cultural mecca cannot be overstated. Rich in culture and diversity, New York City has some of the best nightlife for any demographic.
By Melissa Limberg Far, far away from my Upper East Side residence is a place that precedes itself in legend. Hipster legend. I had vowed to myself that I hated it, I didn’t even want to spend time there. Brooklyn. More specifically – Williamsburg, Brooklyn. Like, the capitol city […]