I Love New York

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    I visited new york for 5 days recently. I'm absolutely in love with it. The touristy stuff doesn't appeal to me-- I'm mostly interested in the way that people conduct themselves in public. It's completely different from my small town in Georgia. It's more open. Public and private...
    Mdear Mdear
    18-21, F
    4 Responses Mar 22, 2012

    Going home after a wonderful week-end in New

    York :( Thank God the Rangers destroyed the Canadiens last night hahaha! Goodbye New York..... I will miss you....
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    1 Response Nov 24, 2014

    Today is the big Caribbean Day parade in NY!

    I've been before (I'm Guyanese) and I noticed that everyone there is black and there were bearly any brown people lol. Not saying that as a bad thing or anything. The parade is pretty crazy but I mean that mostly in a good way. It's really nice to see Bill de Blasio (love that...
    RoastedCycki RoastedCycki
    70+, F
    Sep 7, 2015

    I was born and raised in New York

    and at time I really miss it but I sure don't miss the winters.
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    salvatorewolf salvatorewolf
    22-25, M
    1 Response Jun 26, 2014

    It was windy. Cold. I was alone.

    At Starbucks, Times Sq. Waited for a friend. A guy, in mid 30-s, stood beside me. He looked at me and smiled. "A tourist?", he asked. I nod. "First time in New York?", I shook my head this time. I answered, "Second times. Been here last year". "Where are you come from...
    shinebeforesunrise08 shinebeforesunrise08
    22-25, F
    Dec 18, 2014

    I'm a Southerner who travelled to Albany once.

    I absolutely loved it. My favorite part about the trip was when I was checking out at the grocery store. It was a 10 items or less line. A man with a full buggy tried to go down it and the cashier told him that it was 10 items or less. The man replied, "Well, good for you...
    Kefka Kefka
    Nov 29, 2015

    I'm from Nashville, Tn

    but s/o to New York though. Y'all got the coolest rats on the map. πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚
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    1 Response Nov 23, 2015

    πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡Έ hi. Does anyone else live in New York?

    Can anyine tell me why we New Yorkers hate Jersey? I do ( well not HATE but still) and i dont even know why.
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    2 Responses Apr 21, 2015
    nycguy1b nycguy1b
    26-30, M
    1 Response May 29, 2015

    Friday is going to be absolute madness

    for Pope Francis' visit. Thank God I don't have to take any trains or busses into the city. It's going to be a huge traffic nightmare, but best of luck to everyone who's going!!!
    RoastedCycki RoastedCycki
    70+, F
    Sep 22, 2015

    I've lived on Long Island

    since I was probably eleven or twelve and I have loved this place since I came here. I never realized how big New York actually is though. I will be attending college 8 hours away from my East End home on Long Island. It's almost heartbreaking to say goodbye to the place that is...
    corissajane corissajane
    18-21, F
    1 Response Apr 6, 2014

    I'm from Texas, going back

    and forth between living in some of the biggest cities in America to small blink-and-you'll-miss-em towns. I love living in the south but when I need to get away, there's no place I'd rather be than New York. I'd never live there, I feel like that would take away the novelty of...
    BuzzFanatic BuzzFanatic
    18-21, F
    1 Response Jan 25, 2015
    DixieLandDiva101 DixieLandDiva101
    36-40, F
    1 Response Nov 30, 2015

    I am from this city ,

    so I am looking to meet a few seniors to be my friends,
    woodie1954 woodie1954
    61-65, M
    Nov 29, 2015

    hei im a norwegian studying in new york

    if some americans wanna hang out text me im 17:)
    eliasstuedahl eliasstuedahl
    16-17, M
    Jun 1, 2015
    izzyyxo izzyyxo
    16-17, F
    2 Responses Feb 22, 2015

    Only in New York will you find a rat bringing a

    slice a pizza down subway station stairs.
    RoastedCycki RoastedCycki
    70+, F
    2 Responses Sep 24, 2015

    someone fart in my face

    and feed me farts
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    2 Responses Jun 8, 2015

    Almost everyone I know is talking about moving

    down south, but I'm pretty happy here in New York. I love the urban style, fast paced life, accessibility to everything and the overall diversity in this city. I love waking up at 6am bright and early to ride my bike over the Williamsburg bridge right into Manhattan. Not to...
    3dayweekend 3dayweekend
    18-21, M
    3 Responses May 15, 2015

    any girl who wants to ride.

    the bike along the park.? or broad walk by the shore?
    alexnyc alexnyc
    36-40, M
    Oct 5, 2015

    Never been to New York

    before 2012, but ever since that first time, I think I've been 6 times in New York already! Going there again in November! This city is beautiful!
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    1 Response Sep 2, 2015

    New York City is where it is.

    Always something to do at any time. New faces almost every time. I lived here my whole life and wouldn't change it for the world. There's no place like home.
    BrOOklYnBaNdiT718 BrOOklYnBaNdiT718
    31-35, M
    Jan 26, 2014

    So a few girlfriends

    and I are going to New York in a few weeks and I would LOVE suggestions on some must see attractions and food restaurants and things of the like. We are going to be going to NYC for a few nights and then going to Long Island for a night. Would love any feedback anyone can offer...
    Chicgeekgal Chicgeekgal
    26-30, F
    7 Responses Aug 15, 2014


    How not to love the Byzance of our times, the proud capital of the world, diamond guarded by Liberty where east meets west and equality rules. It never rules, equality, alas perhaps, but the city asks to show your hands and what they are able of. Listen to it's lullaby, its...
    moreandless moreandless
    56-60, M
    5 Responses Oct 15, 2010

    Transplanted Native New Yorker, They All Have Accents...lol

    I am a born and breed one, just got back from visiting my friends/family back there on my vacation, this is the only time I don't constantly get accused of having an accent and everyone talks like me....normal! But I had to move out west years ago, S California/Arizona and ever...
    SpiceZ SpiceZ
    56-60, F
    2 Responses Jun 22, 2012

    when I moved to new York I always felt alone.

    going to Manhattan and being a young handsome Caucasian warranted the attention of absolutely nobody. I hate that ******* place. I worked at a place and watched rich people take elevators. what SCU!bags.
    lunaticthatsinthehall lunaticthatsinthehall
    22-25, M
    Jan 2, 2015

    I miss NYC soooooo much

    and have such a craving to be there! If you are lucky enough to live in Manhatten, send her my love! xxx
    GypsyMiss GypsyMiss
    36-40, F
    2 Responses Aug 2, 2014

    Tickets to see the Rangers play at MSG: βœ”οΈ

    CAN'T WAIT!!!! LET'S GO RANGERS! Although I'm from Montreal! Hahaha
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    Nov 11, 2014

    I'll be in town next Friday to visit some

    friends. I'm also "surveying the land" for a potential move there. I'd love to meet some new people and maybe grab drinks. Inbox me.
    SolomonicCoke SolomonicCoke
    26-30, M
    May 13, 2015

    This is my home. I could never stray too far

    away for long. I always come back to where I started.
    VerucaRose VerucaRose
    26-30, F
    Apr 19, 2014

    Nothing inspires me more

    than my memory of seeing Time Square at night. I felt like I was just a small part of that beautiful city. So many different kinds of people. Loads of personalities. Time Square illuminating the skys with its lights. I cant find the words to tell you what it felt like being...
    EffyXOXO EffyXOXO
    18-21, F
    Jul 5, 2014

    I Miss Nyc!

    Here I am, sitting in my room in the miserable & hot state of Florida day dreaming about being in the lovely city of New York... I went to Manhattan in August and I absolutely LOVED it. I am the type of person who loves the city, the nightlife, the big skyscrapers, and all of...
    GuessWhoHatesFL GuessWhoHatesFL
    70+, M
    4 Responses Dec 25, 2011

    I've lived all over this town-usually in

    neighborhoods just before they become all the rage. My favorite was TriBeCa in the late 70's early 80's when life was all about punk rock, political art and never going above 14th Street.
    padraig17325 padraig17325
    56-60, M
    Jan 23, 2015

    The New York State Of Mind

    A friend sent me this article, which tells the story of every native New Yorker: (From the site We World Escape) One of the most unique aspects of New York, more striking than even the most spectacular monument or the grandest skyscraper, is the attitude of the people who live...
    SpiceZ SpiceZ
    56-60, F
    1 Response Aug 18, 2012

    aaaaahhhhhhhhh. it's my dream

    since I was a child ........ i want to live in new York and have friends and go out with them everyday . and i want to forget the past and start a new life. and maybe try to find the love of my life there
    Hisham98 Hisham98
    18-21, M
    Feb 9

    I am indian but i like new york

    as i play gta iv. Its awesome city with skyscrappers and good vehicles
    pigeon1234567 pigeon1234567
    13-15, M
    Mar 6

    I've never been to NYC

    but I love upstate NY. The trees in fall are SO BEAUTIFUL.
    kittentoes kittentoes
    22-25, F
    4 Responses Nov 3, 2014

    I was in New York City last week,

    and while I was there I have learned alot about the big apple. And I had lots of fun there. I visited alot of places such as Central Park, Empire State Building, Freedom Tower and also the Statue of Liberty. While I was in a tour I've learnt that in Ground Zero where the Twin...
    Tagstar2000 Tagstar2000
    16-17, M
    3 Responses Mar 18

    when I moved to new York I always felt alone.

    going to Manhattan and being a young handsome Caucasian warranted the attention of absolutely nobody. I hate that ******* place. I worked at a place and watched rich people take elevators. what SCU!bags.
    lunaticthatsinthehall lunaticthatsinthehall
    22-25, M
    Jan 2, 2015

    Times Square this summer.

    I hope you enjoy this.
    cooperkev82 cooperkev82
    31-35, M
    Dec 2, 2015

    I'm going to New York City in December to see

    the 2015 Radio city Christmas spectacular and to see the 2015 Rockefeller Christmas tree
    ghostadventures1992 ghostadventures1992
    22-25, M
    Aug 24, 2015
    Ditzle Ditzle
    18-21, M
    Dec 29, 2014

    New York Rocks

    I'm typing this story from New York. I absolutely love this city. I drove into Manhattan from the north, having come through upstate New York. It was the most gorgeous drive I think I have ever driven. It was like a hundred of driving through the most amazing forest you've ever...
    InquisitiveShadow InquisitiveShadow
    41-45, M
    2 Responses Aug 16, 2013

    The snow in NY is beautiful.

    I want to go see it in person.
    kittentoes kittentoes
    22-25, F
    3 Responses Nov 29, 2014

    Finally home. New York is

    where I belong ❀️
    LivviyLove LivviyLove
    18-21, F
    1 Response Aug 27, 2015
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