Your MTA transfer doesn’t work for bus-to-bus transfers on same route

Whenever possible I plan my trip in a way that allows me to do what I need to maximize my $2.75 Metrocard fare. Continue reading “Your MTA transfer doesn’t work for bus-to-bus transfers on same route”

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That one time when a subway performer and an angry stranger connected on a NYC subway platform

Anything can happen when a diverse set of people share common space as we do everyday in big cities across the country. A lot of these interactions happen on public transportation. Continue reading “That one time when a subway performer and an angry stranger connected on a NYC subway platform”

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Chelsea fans refuse to let black man onto Paris subway, chant how proud they are to be racists

When talking to some Europeans about race, my experience has been that they see themselves above the United States in their approach to race relations. Continue reading “Chelsea fans refuse to let black man onto Paris subway, chant how proud they are to be racists”

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Is the MTA adding entrances to the L Train at Avenue A?

For selfish reasons, I think there should be a TRAIN STATION at Avenue C or D, but I welcome the news that MTA is looking to extend the 1st Avenue entrance to the L train to Avenue A. Continue reading “Is the MTA adding entrances to the L Train at Avenue A?”

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Are Asian immigrants being targeted for MTA subway attacks?

This is an article that I originally wrote for American FOBs. I corrected a mistake and made some slight edits to this version for clarity.  Continue reading “Are Asian immigrants being targeted for MTA subway attacks?”

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If you are visiting or live in New York City, you need to read this guide on etiquette

Big Appled put out this awesome guide on NYC etiquette. There’s a lot of guidebooks and how-to’s for New York, but this one hits many of the right notes, goes deep, and in a humorous way.  Continue reading “If you are visiting or live in New York City, you need to read this guide on etiquette”

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