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How Good is Your Aim? A Unique Paintball Experience in NYC at Indoor Extreme Sports

Jane Seo | Posted 09.29.2015 | New York
Jane Seo

I bruise like a peach -- even a gentle bump into a corner of a desk will leave me with a big, purple bruise on my hip. So when my friend suggested that we play paintball, my natural response was, "Why on earth would I voluntarily put myself in a position to get bruised?"

Three Things You ACTUALLY Have to Do Before 30. Or, Y'know, Whatever Age.

Abby Rosmarin | Posted 09.17.2015 | Good News
Abby Rosmarin

Here are three things you actually have to do before 30. Or 20. Or 40. Or 50. Really, before whatever age. Before next week. Before tomorrow. I'm choosing 30 because I just turned 29, so my egocentric heart is picking the big 3-0.

Eating for a Cause: Delicious Bites From the Annual TASTE Williamsburg Greenpoint

Jane Seo | Posted 09.17.2015 | Taste
Jane Seo

The food and drinks served here are absolutely delicious and the event is executed flawlessly every year.

Savory and Sweet Bites From the Winners of Vendy Awards 2015, Plus a Few More of My Favorites

Jane Seo | Posted 09.14.2015 | Taste
Jane Seo

You would think that writing a 140-page thesis on this topic would make me want to run away from food trucks, but who could resist an afternoon filled with delicious food, refreshing drinks, and, of course, a little friendly competition?

Treating Myself to a Full Course 'Meal' at the Inaugural Urban Mudder

Jane Seo | Posted 08.05.2015 | New York
Jane Seo

Running the inaugural Urban Mudder was like treating myself to an elaborate 3-course meal at a fancy restaurant. And man, was it delicious!

Four Reasons Why I Keep Running Obstacle Races, One After Another

Jane Seo | Posted 08.04.2015 | Healthy Living
Jane Seo

Some people may wonder, "Why do you race so often? Aren't these obstacle races all the same?" Yes, it is true that most races feature similar obstacles, like the perennial favorites cargo nets, wall climbs, and monkey bars. However, all the races I have ran were unique and different for several reasons.

No Pain, No Gain: Conquering the City Challenge Obstacle Race in Jersey City

Jane Seo | Posted 05.22.2015 | New York
Jane Seo

With the arrival of warm weather, I scoured the web for alternative races taking place near New York City and found out about the City Challenge Obstacle Race. As the fastest growing obstacle race in the Tri-State area, the City Challenge Obstacle Race hosts races in Jersey City, Hoboken, and New York City.

Top 5 Unique Date Ideas in NYC

Jane Seo | Posted 05.30.2015 | New York
Jane Seo

"So... you want to go watch a movie?" Admit it. You have heard this phrase way too many times. In NYC, where there are so many unique activities besides passively watching a movie, just say a polite "No" the next time you hear this question and suggest one of the following options.

The Day I Stopped Seeing a To-Do List Everywhere I Turned

Vanessa Loder | Posted 01.17.2015 | Women
Vanessa Loder

Everywhere I looked, all I saw was a to-do list. Things that must be done, people to call, emails to send, things to be cleaned, reminders to be remembered. I wasn't present because I was too busy thinking about the future.

Standing on Top at the Urban RAID Championship

Jane Seo | Posted 11.26.2014 | Healthy Living
Jane Seo

I no longer have to wonder what it's like to stand on top of a podium. Receiving the medal around my neck, all that went through my head was, "Man, I could eat a juicy burger right now!"

30 Things You Must Do Before You Turn 30

Kerry O'Brien | Posted 11.23.2014 | Comedy
Kerry O'Brien

Upon realizing life was speeding by me faster than ever, I decided to cook up a list of 30 things I absolutely must do before I turn 30 and I am happy to report that I have recently accomplished them all!

The Way to San Jose - Things to Do

Tara Settembre | Posted 10.01.2014 | Travel
Tara Settembre

If you want to make the most of your future visit, the following recommended activities can be accomplished during a long weekend.

Taste of Chocolate Milk: How I Won the Rugged Maniac Obstacle Race

Jane Seo | Posted 09.07.2014 | Healthy Living
Jane Seo

This past June, my boyfriend and I ventured into deep-Brooklyn to get down and dirty at the Rugged Maniac, a 5K-obstacles race with feats like climbing over a wooden wall, crawling through the mud-filled tunnels, and rocketing down a 50-feet water slide.

Started From the Bottom, Now We're at the Finish Line: Competing in the Great Urban Race in At

Jane Seo | Posted 07.14.2014 | Travel
Jane Seo

During the past four years at Harvard, I have spent most of my Saturday afternoons in the basement of my dorm, waiting for the dirty clothes to be ...

Ready, Set, Race! Anticipating the Great Urban Race in Boston

Jane Seo | Posted 07.02.2014 | Travel
Jane Seo

Despite submitting what I thought was a quality, 3-minute video worthy of catching the eyes of the CBS producers, we were rejected from the show--not once, not twice, but a whooping three times.

31 Things to Do Around Augusta (That Are Not the Masters)

WHERE | Posted 10.22.2015 | Travel

You'll find there are a lot more things to do in the city that do not involve watching drives and putts. Start with this list of travel ideas for Augusta, Ga., none of which require a ticket into the Masters.

10 Free Things to Do in Dublin When You're on a Budget

WHERE | Posted 06.07.2014 | Travel

Visitors to Ireland's capital can benefit hugely from the wealth of free attractions in the city, whether your love is for art, culture or simply a great walk.

So Long, Sweaters; Hello, Heat: Events to Get Excited About for Spring and Summer

Party Earth | Posted 05.10.2014 | DC
Party Earth

Sweater weather is cool (pun intended), but warmer weather is better. Especially in Washington, D.C., where the departure from below-freezing temperatures means the coming of a host of fun and exciting events that weren't possible during the winter months.

Top 10 Stand-out Ice Skating Spots Around the World

Cheapflights | Posted 03.09.2014 | Travel

It might be a little chilly outside, but that doesn't mean it's time to keep your travel fun indoors. There's no better way to fit in some winter fun than with a frozen pond and some worn-in ice skates.

LOOK: Inside Design Miami

Posted 02.03.2014 | Miami

You've never seen a more stunning installation based on a mangrove forest. The Swarovski Crystal Palace installation, "Mangue Groove" by artist Gu...

Best Date Night Spots in Chicago

Party Earth | Posted 01.23.2014 | Chicago
Party Earth

Whether you're kindling a new flame or keeping the spark of a long-term relationship alive, date night can be one of the most important nights of the ...

Spending More Time On The Toilet Could Actually Make You Smarter

Posted 11.01.2013 | Comedy

Blaise Pascal once said: "All men's miseries derive from not being able to sit in a quiet room alone." While Pascal never specified which room, ex...

No Tix, No Problem: Best Los Angeles Bars for Watching the Game

Party Earth | Posted 10.21.2013 | Los Angeles
Party Earth

In Southern California, it's not the leaves changing colors or the temperatures dropping that make fall special. Instead, when September hits, we Angelenos get excited because it means our favorite sport, football, is back in session. 'Tis the season of tickets and tailgates.

Fall Into Madrid With Our Favorite Autumn Events

Party Earth | Posted 11.20.2013 | Travel
Party Earth

There's no need to mourn the end of summer in a city as vibrant and diverse as Madrid. As temperatures cool down, the city gears up for another season...

Fall Fun in Munich: Oktoberfest, Nightlife, and Music Festivals

Party Earth | Posted 11.16.2013 | Travel
Party Earth

The autumn season offers a variety of exciting things to do in Munich, the third-largest city in Germany. Activities can range from enjoying the super...