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The Ultimate USA Travel Bucket List

Unique summer bucket list ideas to inspire your travels!<p>Are you planning a trip around the USA and looking to add some off-the-beaten-path …

National Parks

Tokyo Orientation - 12 Neighborhoods & Areas You’ll Want to Wander Around

Tokyo is a giant city, so for many tourists it might be a little bit hard to take it all in! When visiting Tokyo the best way to think about it is as …

Japan

Here’s what a perfect 48 hours alone in Los Angeles looks like

<b>With solo travel becoming an increasingly popular option, it’s helpful to know you can enjoy even a place as bustling and bright as the City of</b> …

I've studied happiness for years — here are the 12 best pieces of advice I'm giving my daughter

"Drift" is the decision we make by not deciding, or by making a decision that unleashes consequences for which we don't take responsibility.<p>You go to medical school because both your parents are doctors. You get married because all your friends are getting married. You take a job because someone …

LA: Where to Eat, Drink, Stay, and Play | V Magazine

When planning a trip to LA, it’s easy to feel overwhelmed simply by the sheer size of the city. Fun fact: Los Angeles can fit San Francisco, Boston, …

Top Things to Do in Japantown, San Jose

San Jose’s Japantown is one of only three remaining historic Japanese communities in the United States. While the local business district just north …

Japan Resort Area Attracts Hotel Investments and Foreign Tourists

The city of Beppu in western Japan is famed for its hot springs, with hotels and resorts competing to attract tourists to an area renowned for sights …

Everything you should eat in Chinatown in one map

We combed Chinatown’s alleyways and secret menus to serve you the most authentic culinary adventures in the neighborhood. Take a look at the map …

Peace Out: Hit the Road for 25 California Escapes This Spring

Downtown Los Angeles (DTLA)<p>The Broad Museum in downtown Los Angeles.<p>(Iwan Baan, Courtesy of The Broad)<p>For glam and sunshine, there's no better place …

Asian Americans Are Smarter, Richer, And Harder-Working Than Everyone Else

The rise of Asian Americans involves a lot more than relentless tiger moms.<p>A report updated last month by Pew Research details all kinds of impressive statistics about Asian Americans, who overtook Hispanics in 2009 as America's fastest-growing racial group.<p>Some highlights:<p><b>And they're excited to be</b> …

The 32 Greatest Quotes About Los Angeles

Always take fountain. <b>Bette Davis</b><p>Of course, in Los Angeles, everything is based on driving, even the killings. In New York, most people don’t have …

14 alternatives to touristy New York attractions

Don’t be seduced by hop-on, hop-off buses and promises of a once-in-a-lifetime trip: If you’re going to all the most touristy attractions in NYC, it …

Check out sneaky fake NYC storefronts and facades

We're big fans of creative faux store exteriors and speakeasies, so we were thrilled to see Scouting NY's compilation of the 8 Best Fake Storefronts …

East Village

5 Smart Apps That New York Hopes Will Make Local Transit Easier

<b>Best Overall App and Best MTA “Wish List” App</b><b>:</b> Citymapper, which uses real-time transit information to improve travel. The app enhances A to B …

Spin for iOS puts a new twist on video chatting

If you're looking to make a video call on your mobile device, there are no shortage of options available today. Google's Hangouts, Microsoft's Skype, and Apple's FaceTime all offer usable video calling experiences. Despite this, Spin, a new app for iOS launching today, is giving users yet another …

Visual Search App CamFind Passes 1M Downloads, Makes Its API Public

CamFind, the visual search app that wants to be a faster and more accurate alternative to Google Goggles, recently hit two milestones. Its iOS app just crossed a total of one million downloads (an Android version will be released in two months) and its API is now available for other developers to …

19 of the Best Holiday Pop-Up Shops to Check Out This Season

Thanksgiving is still over a week away, but the holiday shopping season is now officially underway, thanks to the arrival of some of the best <b>holiday pop-up shops</b> New York City has to offer. After the jump, find 19 worth checking out, including neighborhood favorites like the Union Square Holiday …

The Untouristy Guide to Christmas in New York

In honor of our favorite time of year, we rounded up the NYC places you’ll want to visit this holiday season after the places you came to visit. So welcome to our city—because this month, it’s your city too.<p>New York, New Traditions<p>Who can resist holiday season and Christmas in New York? Certainly …

I’m 19, But I Don’t Wanna Be Rich When I Grow Up

Life, death, sickness and wealth. These are all the great chapters in life aren’t they?<p>I’m not saying that I’ve got them all figured out, but I am …

Winter Utility Bills Soaring For Some Con Ed Customers

<b>NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) —</b> The unusually cold temperatures keeping the New York area in a deep freeze this winter has led to soaring utility bills for …

De Blasio Brings Most Public Advocate Staffers to City Hall

Mayor Bill de Blasio told employees who worked in his public advocates’ office that he would take care of them when he moved to City Hall, sources …

The best sushi in NYC

New York has no shortage of great Japanese food options, from some of the countrys best ramen to gorgeous kaiseki spreads to, of course, the best …

How to Eat at Japan's Favorite Chain Restaurants Without Leaving the U.S.

One small section of Manhattan is drawing the newest imports from Tokyo and beyond.<p>In the blocks surrounding New York City's Bryant Park, you'll find …

Japan

A dazzling light installation is coming to Brookfield Place this month

Get your camera ready: New York will be coated in dazzling Christmas lights pretty soon. And one of the festive displays we can't wait to see is the …

The best Astoria restaurants

There’s no shortage of things to do in Queens, NY, but among them, eating is particularly primo. Astoria restaurants feature incredibly varied …

A Week In New York City On A $132,600 Salary

<i>Welcome to</i> Money Diaries<i>, where we're tackling what might be the last taboo facing modern working women: money. We're asking millennials how they</i> …

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What living in New York is like for introverts vs. extroverts

Living in a city with more than 8 million residents, half a million weekday-commuters and a metric crap-ton of tourists, New Yorkers have to interact …

Personality

My net worth is nearing $1 million — and 'stealth wealth' is the key

When I started this blog nine years ago, all I wanted to be was rich and famous so that I could buy whatever I wanted and drive my fancy cars to all my fancy houses.<p>I was 27, not married (yet), had no kids, and, quite honestly, had no idea of what true wealth meant.<p>These days, I still very much …

The Absolute Best Italian Hero in New York

<i>Italian heroes (or subs, combos, or sandwiches) are made with cured meats, whole muscle and otherwise. Cheese is required, with greenery. Oil and</i> …