Cool Things to Do in New York City For a First Time Visitor

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Cool Things to Do in New York City While there are tons of cool things to do in New York City there are a dozen or so that are ESSENTIAL for first time visitors. There are literally a million cool things to do in New York City. That’s what makes it New York. The possibilities… Read More

Where to Stay in NYC – The Best Hotels in New York City 2019

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Where to Stay in NYC – The Best Hotels in New York Looking for the best hotels in New York City? There are many hotels in New York, more than anyone can count, really. But not all NYC hotels are created equal. So we did the work, and suggested a bunch for you guys, breaking… Read More

Best Hostels in Miami and Miami Beach 2019 – Florida on a Budget

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The Best Hostels in Miami – A Guide to Miami Hostels Are you looking for the best hostels Miami has to offer?  There are plenty of hostels in Miami, but not all of them are created equal. The best Miami hostels can be a chore to find. That’s why we did the work for you…. Read More

The Best Hostels in New York City 2019 – Our Home Town

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The Best Hostels in NYC Looking for the best hostels in New York City? There are fewer New York hostels than you would think, due to some bizarre zoning rules in Manhattan. As such the New York hostel market is woefully underrepresented. Our home town of New York is known as The City That Never… Read More

Tips for Riding the New York City Subway System

Home to one of the largest subway system in the world, New York City has its own set of rules even when it comes to public transportation. Need a bit of help getting around the New York City Subway system? Well we’re here to help! The subway is, almost always, the fastest, cheapest, and most… Read More

Where to Stay in New Orleans – Accommodations for Every Budget

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Where to Stay in New Orleans, Louisiana Looking for the perfect place to stay in New Orleans? We got you covered! New Orleans is one of the most unique cities in the United States, so it’s only natural that you include it in your USA itinerary. As with most awesome cities there are a ton… Read More

Top Differences Between the USA and the Rest of the World

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Having spent much of our time traveling outside of the USA in the last five years, Randi and I have taken note of many differences between the United States and basically everywhere else. Some are quirky silly observations, and others are pertinent social issues that we feel should be addressed. All of them stand out… Read More