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5 Zen Principles To Live By

Practical wisdom that instantly improves your life<p>I love practical advice that you can immediately apply to your life. And Zen, a school of Mahayana …

Angel Kyodo Explains How Americans Can Work Through Racism

Last fall, I attended a two-day workshop in Durham, North Carolina, with Rev. angel Kyodo williams that explored the dharma’s intersection with race, …

Aprendiendo Lenguaje Visual: Círculos y Rectángulos

Aterrizamos directos sobre el final de la serie entorno al lenguaje visual: Círculos y rectángulos. En el capítulo anterior indagábamos en las …

Photo of the Day

U.S. Women’s Soccer Team Is Officially Getting a Ticker-Tape Parade

The first ticker-tape parade in three years.<p>It’s official: the U.S. women’s soccer team will be honored with a ticker-tape parade for their FIFA …

How a Brooklyn bar is using tabs to protest the sexist wage gap

The wage gap is a problem. Indeed, the wage gap is a HUGE problem and (as more and more people realize just how real it is) it’s one that has been …

Women of Color

14 Sky High Views Of NYC That Will Give You A Fear Of Heights

Just don't look down! Too late.<p>Photographer Jeffrey Milstein is known for his mesmerizing aerial views of city streets and mass transit around the world. From an open door of a helicopter over 2,000 feet in the air, Milstein is able find perspectives that will make your palms sweat.<p>For a pair of …

New York City

The New York City Adventure Guide

Leave the Guidebook at Home<p>According to the City of New York, about one in every 38 people living in the US call Manhattan or its surrounding …

Top 10 Secrets of the Lincoln Tunnel Connecting NYC and New Jersey

Opening to traffic for the first time in 1937, the Lincoln Tunnel connecting Weehawken, New Jersey to Midtown Manhattan was hailed as the next great …

New Jersey

How The New York Public Library Is Bridging The Digital Divide

The 11th annual Aspen Ideas Festival drew impressive crowds to the picturesque Colorado mountain town in late June, inspiring audiences to “indulge in their curiosity.” In a conversation with The Huffington Post's editor-in-chief Arianna Huffington, New York Public Library president and CEO Tony …

NYC’s Newest Burgers Are What Dreams Are Made Of

The Knickerbocker is Midtown’s latest hotel to hit the city with a bang (have you <i>seen</i> their rooftop lounge?), but we’re all about the signature …

Women's Soccer Champions Receive First Ticker-Tape Parade for Women's Sports in NYC

Clear your schedules Friday, July 10, because at 11 A.M., the U.S. Women's Soccer Team is taking over New York City with a badass ticker-tape parade. At first glance, it might not seem like anything special (don't all sports championships end in a parade?), but this is the first time a parade will …

How NYC’s First Underground Park Will Capture Sunlight

Turning an abandoned New York City trolley station from underground derelict into a verdant park has obvious appeal. Who doesn’t love reclaimed spaces, public fraternity, and promethean wresting of heavenly light cast down by modern technology? The Lowline project ticked enough boxes to become an …

30 iconic American hotel bars everyone should have a drink at

All the major hospitality groups are filling their portfolios with new projects inside buzzy and beloved hotels. Hoteliers, too, are answering the bar-hopping public's call: multiple cocktail concepts within a single hotel are becoming the standard at big city hotels, especially those that stand on …

New Orleans

Tours

The Grand Central Partnership offers a <b>free, weekly, no-reservations-required, award-winning walking tour of the Grand Central neighborhood</b>, that …

Grand Central Station

Official Central Park Tours

Central Park Conservancy offers one-of-a-kind, private walking tours of the world's greatest urban park. Whether you're visiting New York or are a …

7 documentales recientes sobre fotografía que hay que ver

Nos gustan los <b>documentales de fotografía</b>. Ya hemos recopilado algunos que son muy recomendables y, en esta ocasión, nos vamos a centrar en nuevos …

Técnicas para convertir la fotografía en diversión

Hacer fotos divertidas no significa realizar instantáneas de aficionados, sino entretenernos y encontrar nuevas formas de expresión para aquello que …

Conocer el New York (casi) gratuito (parte 1)

Algunas cosas que puedes hacer gratis en Nueva York

<b>Nueva York</b> es una ciudad increíble. Una ciudad que vale la pena recorrer a pie para no perderse de absolutamente nada. Es por ello que, antes de …

El Puente de Brooklyn cumplió 130 años: datos y curiosidades

El <b>puente de Brooklyn</b>, sin dudas uno de los símbolos de <b>Nueva York</b>, <b>acaba de cumplir 130 años</b>. Una construcción que ya forma parte del paisaje de la …

After a Major Facelift, the Metropolitan Museum Reopens its European Painting Galleries

Yesterday, in the 84-degree heat, it was a task to get up the steep, crowded steps of the Metropolitan Museum of Art. But there is a special …

Conocer el New York (casi) gratuito (parte 2)

Nueva York: descubre el espíritu de Manhattan en un recorrido barrio por barrio

<b>MARÍA HELENA TORD</b><p>¿Por dónde empezar en Nueva York? Para ubicarse en esta gran ciudad primero hay que tomar un mapa, ya sea en un hotel o comprar uno …

Chinatown in NYC: A guide to Gotham's Chinese food and culture

From its beginnings in the 19th century, Manhattan's Chinatown evolved into a thriving hub for Chinese food and culture. The population—and …

Our top 45 free things to do in New York City

Seeing New York City's biggest attractions can mean spending a hefty chunk of your trip budget on tickets. Empire State Building? $36. The Guggenheim and the Whitney both go for $25. Even the Frick is $22. But there's a lifetime of fun to be had without ever handing over a cent, and not just by …

What Not to Do in New York City

New Yorkers aren't exactly famous for being polite to tourists, but that's just because most tourists don't know how to act in the Big Apple. The good news: It's not so hard.<p><i>(Photo: Thinkstock/Creatasx)</i><p>New Yorkers aren't exactly famous for being polite to tourists, but that's just because most …

New York City

The best apps for New York City

Food and drink<p>CUPS<p><b>What it does:</b> Gets you great deals on coffee drinks at independent shops all over the city at several subscription levels, …

Apps

Viajar a Nueva York - Guía de viajes

By 2<p>Hoy, nuestro amigo Jesús del blog Vero4travel nos trae un artículo sobre la gran manzana...<p>By 0<p>Un lujoso edificio de estilo beaux arts era la …

30 curiosidades sobre Nueva York que probablemente no sabías

Curiosidades de Nueva York<p>Cada año millones de turistas deciden visitar Nueva York en busca de diversión, ocio, gastronomía y una de las ofertas …