12 Privileges New Yorkers Have That The Rest Of The U.S. Doesn’t

Whether you’ve been a life-long resident or eventually moved here from someplace else, by now you know that there are so many reasons to love living in New York. With a state so big that’s full of so many things to love and amazing attractions to experience, we often forget to take the time to fully appreciate why exactly it is we enjoy calling the Empire State our home. Reminding you of why this place is so unique, read this list of luxuries that New Yorkers have that our friends and family in other states don’t.

We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now: https://www.onlyinyourstate.com/nominate/

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