Restaurant Week 2019 is almost here!

NYC Restaurant Week 2019 is almost here!

New York City’s Restaurant Week (the first one for 2019) is almost upon us, so I … Read More

The Joshies 2018

The Joshies 2018: Best of New York

On this pageBest Food & Drink NYC 2018Best Restaurant in New York 2018Best New York Restaurant with a Group 2018Best New York Date Night Restaurant 2018Best New York Restaurant to Share Food 2018Best Cheesy Garlic Bread in New York 2018Best … Read More

The Guide to the New York Marathon

Your Guide to the New York City Marathon 2018

This Sunday, November 4, The 2018 New York City Marathon will be run for its 48th time. The race is an annual marathon that courses through the five boroughs of New … Read More

Adelaide Crows AFL Grand Final New York City

Where to watch the AFL Grand Final 2018 in New York City

If you’re looking for a great spot to watch the 2018 AFL … Read More

Tuck Shop NYC Closing

Tuck Shop NYC is closing after 13 years!

It was the first “Australian-style” place I visited after moving here to New York on a day of weakness, in search of a pie. The Tuck Shop on 1st Avenue is shutting its doors next Tuesday, September 25, and they’ve … Read More

Wine Tasting Sail NYC

Wine Tasting Sail NYC: Our Weekend on the Water

This weekend, Stacey and I went for a Wine Tasting Sail out of New York City’s North Cove Yacht Harbor (near the World Trade Centre) on the Hudson River with Manhattan by Sail and it was freaking delightful! After very … Read More

Madison Square Eats Closes Soon

Madison Square Eats: Flatiron does gourmet

Have you visited Madison Square Eats? There are only a couple more weeks left, so if you’re craving some delicious treats, you should get down to the Flatiron area before October 5! What is Madison Square Eats, well I’ll let … Read More

Scott's Walking Pizza Tours Pocket Pizza Journal

Do you like pizza and walking? You’ll love a pizza walking tour in NYC!

This weekend, a small group of friends and I tried out Scotts’ Pizza Tours (more specifically, we did the “(North) Greenwich Village Pizza Walk” one) and it was delicious and great fun! From their website: From wood-fired brick ovens to … Read More

New York Distilling Co.

Somewhere great to visit this weekend: New York Distilling Co.

A few months ago I had a day to explore a part of Brooklyn that I hadn’t spent too much time, and that’s what led me to the New York Distilling Co., a delicious, friendly, fun, and informative…. drinking spot. … Read More

Where do people read America Josh from in New York?

Where do people read America Josh from in New York?

I’ve been asking for Zip Codes from everyone who subscribes to America Josh’s mailing list, and I thought it would be interesting to have a look where you’re all based! Safe to say, we’ve got … Read More

Why you should get a New York City library card

Why you should get a New York City library card

Did you know… I stole this from the New York Times (small time readership compared to America Josh but you may have heard of it). Do you have a New York City library card? If so, you can now go … Read More

The 5 things every person in New York City should have on them at all times

The 5 things every person in New York City should have on them at all times

I’ve been here a year and a … Read More

How to move apartment

How to move apartment in New York City (Part 1: Locations & Brokers)

I FOUND A NEW APARTMENT! I’m a bit excited because I’m moving from a three-person share house where I was subletting, and I’m movin’-on-up to my … Read More

Fresh to New York Happy Hour & Networking Event

Fresh to New York: Happy Hour & Networking Event

Here’s something exciting and new, just for you! An … Read More

Where to watch the FIFA World Cup Finals in New York City

Where to watch the FIFA World Cup Finals LIVE in New York City

One great place where you can watch ALL the games live in the East Village: The Summit Bar! They’re Putin on a World Cup Party (ha!) and they’re also raising money for #cookforsyria in the process. … Read More

5 Tips for Staying Safe & Happy in New York City

5 Tips for Staying Safe & Happy in New York City

On this page#1 Look both ways so you don’t get hit by a bike (or a bus)#2 Ask how long the cookies have been on the counter (BEFORE you buy them)#3 Wash your hands (after high-fiving everyone on the subway)#4 … Read More

Sagaponack

The Best Things To Do in NYC this Week (May 9, 2018)

Seafood? Wine not! Restaurant of the week I don’t always go out for lunch so when I do, I love going somewhere nice. Sagaponack (Flatiron) … Read More

Dinner with New Friends #2 Reviews

Dinner with New Friends #2 was a great success

Dinner with New Friends #2 was an absolutely great fun time! 11 AWESOME people who have lived all over the world (including right here in New York) joined me (Josh) for dinner at San Marzano in … Read More

Cask Wine Bar Murray Hill

The Best Things To Do in NYC this Week (May 2, 2018)

So many options, so little time. Restaurant of the week Let’s be honest, you’re all eating from home most of the time anyway so what … Read More

Find Your Room(mate)

A better way to find a room or a roommate in NYC

I’m looking for a new apartment. I may as well start there! I currently live in a three bedroom with two other people and I’m ideally looking for two things: An outdoor area of some type (rooftop, garden, cracked skylight); … Read More