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5 Must-See Pieces at the Met

The next time you visit the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York City, you must say hello to “William.”<p>The small blue statuette has been the museum’s unofficial mascot since he made his debut in 1917. But don’t let his youthful looks fool you; he’s been around for almost four millennia. Today, …

New York City uncovered

The city skyline and streets are loved by locals and visitors alike, but the Big Apple still has its secrets – from floating concert halls to outsider art to organic cocktails.<p>It’s a city that needs no introduction, its skyline and the streets below loved by locals and visitors alike. But the Big …

New York City

Strange Starbucks around the world

With a new emphasis on innovative and environmentally-friendly design, the Seattle-based coffee chain has been appearing in unexpected locations across the globe.<p>The Seattle-based Starbucks coffee chain can be spotted on high streets around the world, thanks to its recognisable green awnings and …

Environmentally Friendly

Emily’s Washington D.C.

Hello, city lovers! Today’s city is our own, Washington, D.C., filtered by the City Sifting local (and former IT helmsman), <b>Emily King</b>.<br>Want to see your city on IT? Copy and paste our list of fill-in-the-blank questions<p>into an e-mail, fill in your answers, and send your responses to …

Annie Fitzsimmons’s NYC

When star blogger and licensed New York City tour guide <b>Annie Fitzsimmons</b> started to fill out this questionnaire, she was reminded of a saying from her alma mater, Texas A&M University: “From the outside looking in, you can’t understand it. From the inside looking out, you can’t explain it.” That’s …

Matt’s Washington, D.C.

TravelWhere the Locals Go<p>Hello city-lovers! Today we’re exploring our own backyard with an <b>I Heart My City</b> guide to <b>Washington, D.C.</b> Today’s tour comes courtesy of travel blogger Matt Long, Editor-in-Chief and creator of LandLopers.com. Get Matt’s insider’s take on the nation’s capital, then tell us …

Nat Geo’s Washington, D.C.

TravelWhere the Locals Go<p>Since it’s America’s birthday today, we thought it would be fitting to publish a special edition of I Heart My City to celebrate the best things about the nation’s capital and National Geographic’s home city.<p>There’s a little-engine-that-could we like to call “Team Lady” …

Europe’s cheapest cities, 2013

From Bucharest to Budapest, the third annual European Backpacker index found that travelling to the previously pricey continent is actually less expensive than you would think.