Meet Untapped Cities intern Samantha Sokol, who went caving in Colorado and wrote about weird ice cream flavors in NYC.
Here are historical details about each of the vintage vehicles running for the Nostalgia Special this month in NYC.
NYC Is the E-Bike Ban Even Being Enforced? [Gothamist] The Craziest Rockefeller Center Christmas Tree, ever, in 1949 caused an equally crazy Fifth Ave traffic jam [Bowery Boys] At Whitewashed 5Pointz, a Tagged Truck Remains [Brownstoner Queens] Global Art in War: Lost Frescoes of the Maginot Line [Messy Nessy] World’s Top Bike Share Systems [Atlantic […]
Here are our picks for the Best of the Untapped Photo Pool for this week. Remember, to have one of your own photos showcased, all you have to do is tag your urban exploration shots #untappedcities. Keep an eye on what other readers and contributors are checking out during the week by visiting the Untapped […]
Caption reads: On its balcony Washington was inaugurated Prest. April 30th, 1789. Image via New York Public Library Image Gallery The US Congress wasn’t always atop Capitol Hill. Contrary to popular belief, the first US Congress met in the old City Hall, which is now “Federal Hall” at 26 Wall Street. Congress met in New […]