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7 Ways To Blend In On The New York Subway

I’ve only been here a week, and know that on the inside I’m still a California girl at heart, BUT what I have learned about the norm on the subway could be useful to you if you are the kind of person that wants to blend. 641 more words

The Journey

Walk in Brooklyn /Didn't realize I was exploring NYC for 14hrs at a stretch!

With the Metro card I got down the stairs of the 103rd street station and boarded the downtown train for Brooklyn.

Now the subway network has been around for more than 100 yrs covering the entire city except Staten Island and has over 425 stations. 156 more words


Did you know?

Throughout NYC history, one slice of pizza has more or less, approximately been equal to one ride on the subway.


MTA Not Worth the $2.75

Every New Yorker goes through this; you are on the train  trying to get to your destination on time when you hear the dispatcher through the speakers “the train is delayed due to traffic ahead of us. 377 more words

New York City: Who Cares About Google Glass?

Despite recent controversies with Google Glass and other augmented reality products, New York City is embracing and showcasing the technology as part of its daily life.  317 more words

New York City

Brooklyn artist turns MetroCards into masterpieces

NEW YORK – Carlos Pinto is always on the lookout for pieces of New York City and he never passes up an expired MetroCard.

His art is also an act of recycling. 80 more words


Glitch Hits MetroCard Machines In Roughly 100 Stations Monday

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – If you weren’t able to refill your MetroCard in the New York City subway this morning, you weren’t alone.

The New York City Transit Authority told CBS2 a Verizon issue caused trouble at MetroCard machines in about 100 stations Monday. 74 more words