Living in the best city in the world, New York is equal parts amazing, inspiring, confusing, tiring and infuriating. And after coming from the mellower pace of Australia, you’ll soon want to escape New York for a little sanity break. Here are some of our favorite places, within easy reach without a car.

 

Great Jack o’ lantern Blaze, NY

Apple Picking at Fishkill Farms

Smithsonian Air and Space Museum, Washington D.C.

Atlantic City, New Jersey