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Sustainable City Guide: NYC

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Why travel sustainably? The short answer is that it is an overall better experience for travelers and locals alike. Sustainable tourism is the type of travel that benefits the local economy, preserves the culture and promotes environmental stewardship. It ultimately leads to more genuine experiences and ensures that most magical features of a destination stay…

Celebrating LGBTQ Pride and History in NYC

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If you’re ever walking around New York City in June, there’s no missing the jovial and colorful spirit of pride month – our city holds one of the largest and proudest LGBTQ populations in the world. As a city that has been at the epicenter for a plethora of social movements, it’s no surprise that…

#Mustdo in NYC: March 2019

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Mercury is in retrograde AND it’s Women’s History Month?! That almost distracts us from our current NYC weather. For this month’s #MustDo in NYC, a roundup of events to celebrate the feminine energy in your life and the drive to break that glass ceiling among other not-to-miss happenings this March. Immerse Yourself in the World…

Ask the Locals: Best Things to Do in Brooklyn

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Brooklyn is a hot word nowadays. Just over the East River from Manhattan, sits the most populous of the five boroughs. Brooklyn is a wealth of neighborhoods, food, views, and diverse people. But where to begin? Should you visit the artists in Bushwick, take in the views from Dumbo, or eat your way through Carroll…

#Mustdo in NYC: February Events + Activities

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We’ve made it through the holidays, state of the union address and the polar vortex – 2019 we’re ready for you. With all the stresses (well, almost all) falling behind us, February is here and it’s time to share the love – not just on valentines but for the whole month! For this #MustDo in…

Industry City Guide: NYC’s Creative Hub

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Harbored in New York City’s most populous borough, Brooklyn, Industry City stands as a true monument to the spirit of innovation through creativity and collaboration. Formerly Bush Terminal founded in the early 1900s, the complex in Sunset Park was the first multi-tenant facility of warehouses, intermodal shipping and industrial hub of its kind. Today, after…

5 Lesser-Known Museums in NYC to Visit

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Don’t worry, this is your typical roundup of well-trotted museums of NYC. We’re skipping the Met, MoMA, and Guggenheim for those that are a little more off-the-beaten-path. Chances are, you’ve all been to the staples so it’s time to explore the more eclectic, niche and under-celebrated side of our great city. The Brooklyn Art Library…

#CurrentObsession: Exploring Mindfully with Earthling Magazine

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Each month in our #CurrentObsession series, we’re bringing you the stories of the creatives who are shaping the cultural fabric of New York City. This month, we sat down with Ming D. Liu, the co-founder and Chief Content Officer at Earthling Magazine. Armed with a background in PR and a passion for sustainability, Ming is a native…