1. superphoenix

    Some useful information for visiting New York City, NY

    America's largest city, population-wise, and possibly the most diverse in the world. We've had around 8 million residents for nearly the past century, with people constantly flowing in and out. Weather can be fairly cold in the winter, fairly hot and humid in the summer, rainy and windy in the...
  2. croc

    Safe-ish spots or ways to sleep in NYC

    Seen a couple other threads about this but no one seems to answer this question directly so here's another one :P Any recommended sleep spots in NYC? Been scared af to sleep there alone bc all the good, hidden spots have gotta be taken n sleeping in the parks seems sketchy.
  3. Matt Derrick

    Punk Island is a celebration of community, diversity, and rage

    News & Blogs 
    PUNK ISLAND IS A CELEBRATION OF COMMUNITY, DIVERSITY, AND RAGE Punk Island shows NYC what’s at punk’s core: community. WORDS: Danielle Chelosky & Stephanie Augello PHOTOS: Stephanie Augello Randall’s Island in NYC isn’t usually bursting with heavy guitars vibrating through amps and...
  4. Urchinn

    Best spots for a van dweller in NYC?

    I’ve been wanting to explore New York City for so so long, but am at a complete loss as to where to start. I normally have a knack for finding decent camp spots but that’s not the case here. I have to keep so on-the-move in NYC just to find a place where I’m allowed to be. It’s taking up most of...
  5. skmohr123

    Looking to interview Hitchhikers for a Magazine in NYC

    Hi! I am working on a photo essay on The Art of Hitchhiking around the United States. As a gallery featured photographer and writer, my angle and intent is to be able to share a space of curated stories that makes freedom seem tangible. Young and old, female, male, non-binary, etc... this...
  6. Jammy

    Paying for a Greyhound Route Stop but Going to Final Destination

    I am thinking about buying a greyhound ticket from Toronto, ON to Buffalo, NY but actually staying on the bus and riding all the way to NYC. Would I be able to get away with this? Do they check tickets at layovers? It's stopping at Rochester for 50 minutes, Syracause for 35 and Binghampton for 5...
  7. boozeliteyear

    Newbies looking to Hitchhike cross-country! ?

    Hello! I've been reading StP for a while now, but just posting for the first time today! As of right now, my friend Sarah and I are aiming to mostly hitchhike across the country from NYC to Los Angeles, going along the Southernmost parts of the US in mid May. We're inexperienced as hitchhikers...
  8. Desperado Deluxe

    video by the new yorker on millennial transients.

    This video paints a pretty bleak profile on the youth of new York city who are homeless. Just came across it thought I'd post.
  9. krynitz

    NYC and sleeping rough

    I'm curious about various aspects of sleeping rough in NYC in winter. I'm not one for cold and roughing it in cities as big as NYC always puts me on edge, the two combined appears nightmarish. Has anyone here gone through it? Are there particular spots that are dry, warmer? Are there...
  10. Maximus

    Ended up in NYC...

    So I ended up in NYC and I'm crashing with some friends in Washington Heights. I remember reading awhile back about a community of boat punks over here in the city. Anybody able to give me info on their whereabouts? Looking for good people to hangout with on my free days, maybe contribute to the...
  11. trickdaley

    Canoeing to Mexico from NYC Episode 2

    Greetings from Virginia, I've now canoed over 250 miles from NYC and am taking a break to catch up on editing videos. You can track my progress live here: Check out my latest episode! I'm pretty stoked on this one... Thanks again to the STP family for your inspiration
  12. trickdaley

    NYC to Mexico in a CANOE - Premiere Episode

    I've finally embarked on my voyage from NYC to Mexico in a canoe...and I present to you the first episode on youtube. Hope you all enjoy!
  13. Matt Derrick

    In Central Park, Finding a Bed Among the Trees

    News & Blogs 
    @Buffalo linked to this article that was pretty interesting, so i thought I'd repost it here for the rest of the community. In Central Park, Finding a Bed Among the Trees Cory and Dana Foht, 25-year-old twins from Florida, have...
  14. trickdaley

    I'm Officially Canoeing to Mexico from NYC

    It's official...
  15. Riliya

    Queer or punk squats/coops/communes

    Anyone know of good queer punk squats, coops or communes in Cambridge ma, Boston ma, NYC, Portland or, or new orleans?