Understanding Holidays in the United States of America

Understanding Holidays in the United States of America in 2022

Days off are a luxury in the US, so it's no surprise that when the opportunity presents itself in…


How to ride the New York City Subway properly

How to ride the New York City Subway properly in 2022

Riding the subway in New York City is both my favorite thing and least favorite thing about living…


How to eat a New York slice of pizza (and what pizza you should order)

How to eat a New York slice of pizza (and what pizza you should order) 2022

Pizza is an important part of New York culture, but one thing they don't always tell you when you…


30 Cures for Aussie Homesickness

30 Cures for Aussie Homesickness in 2022

During the pandemic, and now in this odd post-pandemic-ish world, so many Aussies haven't been…


New Jersey areas that are a 12 minute train ride from Manhattan (or less!)

New Jersey areas that are a 12-minute train ride from Manhattan (or less!)

There is a lot of NJ that is right next to Manhattan, and has some solid lifestyle benefits. But…


Losing your sanity in NYC? There is a way out… New Jersey, falsely advertised as the “armpit of America”

Losing your sanity in NYC? There is a way out… New Jersey, falsely advertised as the “armpit of America” 2022

The challenges of living in New York City are well documented in every form of popular culture. As…


Getting a COVID Excelsior Pass in New York once you’re vaccinated: Key to NYC Pass

Getting a COVID Excelsior Pass in New York once you're vaccinated: Key to NYC Pass 2022

With vaccinations for COVID-19 rolling out across the country, it's now time to start thinking…


Complete guide to car Insurance for expats and foreigners 2021

Complete guide to car and auto insurance for expats and foreigners 2022

If you’re planning to buy a car in the US, you’ll also need to buy auto insurance to legally be on…


How to Buy a Car in New York

How to Buy a Car in New York 2022

So, you want to buy a car? Sure, living in New York City means it's easy to get around on the…


Where to get a PCR test and results in less than 72 hours in New York 2021

Where to get a PCR test and results in less than 72 hours in New York 2022

Australia (amongst other countries) has recently announced that you need to get a PCR test and…


Four

My fourth year in New York City

Well, it started with promise and a whole lot of life, And ended with COVID, panic, and strife. But…


Getting a COVID vaccine as a non-citizen in America

Getting a COVID vaccine as a non-citizen in America 2022

The vaccine is here! We're not out of the woods yet though, with a population of 328.2M+ in the…