Author Archives: Augustine Reyes Chan


A Newbies Guide to NYC Apartment Hunting

Earlier today, we were on Naked Apartments searching for either a studio or a one-bedroom in New York City. For most of us, we’re renting in the city for the first time. We’re new in the area, we’re young—we either just graduated from college...




NYC’s 10 Most Expensive Homes For Sale

What we talk about the most when we talk about New York City is the cost of living. Finding affordable housing is something rare and seemingly unthinkable. We have pizza parties and $8 bottles of wine to celebrate landing a 500-square-foot studio because we...



9 Vital Bucket List Activities to Conquer in NYC

Most people have a bucket list—things we would like to do or see before we die. One of them should be conquering New York City and hitting up its innumerable sites and attractions. But where to start in a place that packs more famous icons...


The 9 Weirdest Museums in New York City

New York City is home to some of the world’s greatest and well-known museums. There’s the Metropolitan Museum of Art, the Museum of Modern Art, the Guggenheim, and the American Museum of Natural History, just to name a few. But the Museum Mile is...



10 Must-Try Ramen Spots in New York City

It seemed only recently that we equated authentic Japanese ramen with its dorm room staple, the kind you microwave and drink out of its plastic bowl. Then traditional ramen came to New York in different variations. New Yorkers caught on, and soon ramen shops...