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With Love From All Over The World

With Love From All Over The World

Dedicated to one year anniversary of ICNY Member Blog Why do we love International Center in New York? Why do we love New York? For 50 years The International Center in New York has been a home away from home for newcomers from other countries, providing them with a transformative experience in a community where … Continue reading

A Special Tour In New York City

A Special Tour In New York City

By Buyana Ulzii (Mongolia) One breezy Saturday morning, I took my family sight-seeing. We started walking uptown from the Flatiron on 23rd Street.  Our heads were tilted towards the sky all the time, eyes fixed on the details of the exteriors and the facades. The Flatiron building seemed more beautiful than ever. With all its … Continue reading

My New York Diary

My New York Diary

By Takashi S. (Japan) Takashi came to New York a year ago. Since that time he has also joined the ICNY and started a microblog about his metropolitan life, including fascinating events he attends, the multicultural cuisine he tries and interesting people he meets. Here is a random collection of his posts dedicated to his … Continue reading

The City Of Blinding Lights

The City Of Blinding Lights

By Carlos Luna (Mexico) I had heard that New York City piles up its buildings on the land laced with gold… and that it was the place on earth where all people want to go to have their dreams come true. But since we know that “all that glitters is not gold,” I didn’t readily … Continue reading

The Real New York

The Real New York

by Lin Luo (China) Life is always unpredictable. I’ve been in New York for more than two months and life here is completely different from what I thought it would be. In my view, New York is materialistic, competitive, and fast and almost everyone here is ambitious. And these are the dominant values of New … Continue reading

See You In The ICNY!

See You In The ICNY!

by Elena Bezzubov (Russia) Dedicated to one year in the ICNY Many members at the International Center ask me how I learned English quickly and effectively as well. Although I am still improving my English skills, I would say that it was not as easy as it seems. There are two things that built the … Continue reading