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13 Problems That New Yorkers Never Have To Contend With

Katherine Ripley Katherine Ripley

13 Problems That New Yorkers Never Have To Contend With

 

There are a fair amount of struggles that New Yorkers have to deal with on a daily basis. But no matter how rough life gets, we can be sure that we will never face these problems:

 

1. Finding good pizza

best New York pizza
[Yelp]
Not every pizza in this city can be the best pizza, but you don’t have to walk more than 5 blocks to find a good slice.

 

2. Finding a good bagel

[Yelp]
[Yelp]
See above.

 

3. Running out of milk/toilet paper

out of toilet paper

There’s a 24 hour convenience store right down the street.

 

4. A wardrobe malfunction at work

[Good Housekeeping]
[Good Housekeeping]
There’s an H&M around the corner.

 

5. Finding a good Internet connection

app cover

Unless you’re on the subway.

 

6. Being bored

bored

If you’re bored in New York it’s your own fault.

 

7. Finding new places to explore

[gigi_nyc/Flickr]
[gigi_nyc/Flickr]
If you think you’ve run out, try one of these.

 

8. Finding good live music

[www.GillianDrew.com]
[www.GillianDrew.com]
No matter what you’re into, you can find it. Venues range from Webster Hall to your friend’s cousin’s basement in Bushwick.

 

9. Running out of new people to meet

[Mr Seb/Flickr]
[Mr Seb/Flickr]
Whether you’re getting back on the dating market, or you need new friends because you’re sick of your old ones, you’ll never run out of people in this city.

 

10. Car trouble

[Vetatur Fumare/Flickr]
[Vetatur Fumare/Flickr]
If you’re having car trouble, your problem is not really that you have car trouble. Your problem is that you have a car. Just get rid of it.

 

11. Getting home safely when you’re drunk

Subway_Sleepers

See above.

 

12. Lack of exercise

[Thomas Hawk/Flickr]
[Thomas Hawk/Flickr]
See number 10. Without a car, daily walking or biking will become a part of your routine.

 

13. Finding a good photo opp

[Aleksandr Kalininskiy]
[Aleksandr Kalininskiy]
Smile! The city is beautiful!

 

Cover photo credit: robertotmn/Flickr