Moving to the Big Apple is an exciting adventure, as New York City is one
of the greatest cities in the world. More than 200,000 people are drawn
to New York City each year to fulfill their dreams. While the apartments
may be small, the dreams are big—fortunately, there are plenty of
storage units near Manhattan. Read on for a few tips on moving to the city.
Bring What You Need
It is important to bring what you need to live in a city that never sleeps.
It would be a shame to get rid of adorned furniture pieces just because
they do not fit in your first city apartment. Luckily, if you can’t
bring yourself to throw out your amazing antique sofa, there is always
the option of self storage. Chances are that once you get to the city
and figure out how the locals live, you will find a second apartment that
your sofa would look amazing in.
Know Your Transit Routes
Knowing how to get around the city will automatically make your life easier
and more enjoyable. Be sure to download an app to help you
learn the subway system. After all, knowing the subway system is a must for every New Yorker.
Learn to Mingle
Don’t be afraid to put yourself out there and get involved. Look
into events that are happening around the city and start to meet people
who enjoy the same passions and activities as you do. Go shopping, drinking,
volunteering, or whatever calls to you. Just be open to meeting new and
interesting people along the way. New York is filled with exciting people
from all over the world—now including you!
If you are moving to New York City and need more space than your first
apartment allows or need moving services, call
Chelsea Mini Storage at (888) 549-4090. We are known for our low pricing and large self storage
facilities. Our staff will help you find the right option for your storage needs.