NYC Bucket List 2018: Must-do Summer Events

Summer is a special time in New York City. There’s a new energy in the air, and residents spend their time at outdoor restaurants, rooftop bars, and music festivals, soaking in the sun until the cold, brutal winter hits again. Whether this is your first summer in New York or you’re an old pro, these …

Top Four Spring Festivals in NYC

Spring is in the air, and that means one thing: festival time in the city! Now that the temperature is warm, the city is full of life, and New Yorkers are celebrating everything from art and music to film and drink. These festivals are a great place to immerse yourself in American culture, and there’s …

How to Decorate Your Dorm Room for the Holidays

With Christmas and the holiday season approaching, New York will be lit up with activities, shopping, and decorations. If you have a dormitory through ALCC, here are some quick, inexpensive ways to add the spirit of the holidays into your dorm room. The Mini Tree Is a Must A decorated artificial tree brings instant Christmas …

7 Can’t-Miss NYC Fall Events

Whether you’re new to New York City or have been here for some time, autumn is the perfect time to experience the vast tapestry the city offers. One of the best ways to explore is by attending some of the many fall events and festivals in NYC. Here are our picks for the can’t miss …

Tips for Hailing a New York City Cab

New York City is a bustling, diverse destination with a huge population of both native and non-native English speakers. This makes it the perfect location to develop your English proficiency. There are a variety of transportation options in New York City, including public transit, rideshare services, and taxicabs. Cabs are an affordable and convenient choice, …