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The Best Kansas City Travel Tips From Our Readers

The Best Kansas City Travel Tips From Our Readers

Kansas City sounds like a lot of fun, and now I’m hungry and I really want a drink from the TikiCat tiki bar. I was expecting some good responses to this week’s Hack Your City, but not 80 comments,
Tell Us Your Best Kansas City Travel Tips

Tell Us Your Best Kansas City Travel Tips

This city can’t even fit in one state. Kansas City MO, Kansas City KS, and a handful of other cities make up the Kansas City metropolitan area, wrapped around the junction of the Kansas and Missouri
The Best Beijing Travel Tips From Our Readers

The Best Beijing Travel Tips From Our Readers

Headed to Beijing, trade war be damned? Get yourself a VPN so you can access the internet outside the Great Firewall. Hack Your City readers took their second trip to China this week, giving travel
How Do You Perk Up a Bland Recipe?

How Do You Perk Up a Bland Recipe?

Today, upon logging onto Slack, I was greeted with a horror story. Last night, our dear managing editor, Virginia, was making a lentil soup recipe from [redacted], only to find it called for a paltry
Tell Us Your Best Beijing Travel Tips

Tell Us Your Best Beijing Travel Tips

Hack Your City is back! One thing I love about doing this column is learning just how slippery it is to define a “city.” The political borders never match up exactly with the popular definition.
The Best Dallas Area Travel Tips From Our Readers

The Best Dallas Area Travel Tips From Our Readers

Hack Your City went to Dallas and Fort Worth this week, plus the whole area around and in between. As reader Kristina Rowe pointed out, the DFW Metroplex is physically bigger than Connecticut and
Tell Us Your Best Dallas/Fort Worth Travel Tips

Tell Us Your Best Dallas/Fort Worth Travel Tips

Let’s ride down to the DFW Metroplex, the city that Daniel Day Lewis built single-handedly while in character. Weirdly he was in character as that guy from Phantom Thread. History is crazy.
The Best Miami Travel Tips From Our Readers

The Best Miami Travel Tips From Our Readers

“I use the term ‘Swamp Unicorn’ to describe us Miami Natives,” says reader maidus. “We’re magical creatures and are rare to find in a town that’s filled with some of the world’s biggest pricks that
What's Your Mantra?

What's Your Mantra?

Lately (as I’ve mentioned) my mantra is, “Is this strategic, or just cathartic?” I’m training myself to repeat it when I feel tempted to say something really stupid during a tense discussion or
Tell Us Your Best Miami Travel Tips

Tell Us Your Best Miami Travel Tips

Miami! The Vice city, the CSI: city, the Hotline city, the Kourtney and Kim Take city. Home of Dave Barry, Tony Montana, and not actually Will Smith. I’m drivin’ here! That’s how Miamians talk. I’ve
What Are You Playing This Weekend?

What Are You Playing This Weekend?

The weekend is for yours truly filling in for our usual weekend editor Cameron. I will be playing Don’t Just Write About The Witcher 3, and probably its sequel, Why Did I Write About The Witcher 3 So
The Best Seoul Travel Tips From Our Readers

The Best Seoul Travel Tips From Our Readers

This week Hack Your City took the Seoul train to South Korea. We got great tips on the city from locals and frequent visitors, and we put just a few highlights below. First off, here’s a great map
Tell Us Your Seoul Travel Tips

Tell Us Your Seoul Travel Tips

This week, Hack Your City does it Gangnam style. We need your tips for visiting and living in the South Korean capital of Seoul. Right now, all we really know is that it’s a megacity that’s swallowed
What Are You Playing This Weekend?

What Are You Playing This Weekend?

The weekend is for starting Red Dead Redemption 2 because you fell asleep before it launched last night, because you are an old man.Read more...
The Best St. Louis Travel Tips From Our Readers

The Best St. Louis Travel Tips From Our Readers

I wish I had an enemy in St. Louis, MO, so I could call them my arch nemesis. Hahaha the city has an arch. OK, that’s enough fun. It’s time for the best St. Louis tips from Lifehacker readers. And we
Tell Us Your St. Louis Travel Tips

Tell Us Your St. Louis Travel Tips

Welcome to the Meet Me City. It’s got the Cardinals, it’s got Missouri’s Democrats, it’s got half a McDonald’s sign along the river. It’s got all the big-city reporters who left little old Wind Gap.
What Are You Playing This Weekend?

What Are You Playing This Weekend?

The weekend is for having knocked a window curtain down this morning and, while trying to put it back up, realizing it’s ridiculous you still use the last tenant’s curtains and determining to go buy
The Best Athens Travel Tips From Our Readers

The Best Athens Travel Tips From Our Readers

Like the ancient Spartans, the commenters on our call for Athens travel tips were few but mighty. Captbrad6 may have set the all-time Hack Your City record with six comments each on a Homeric scale.
Do You Work as a Self-Driving Car Operator? Tell Us Your Story

Do You Work as a Self-Driving Car Operator? Tell Us Your Story

This week’s New Yorker features a scathing article on Google’s self-driving car program, detailing the stories of nightmarish mismanagement and at least one crash involving self-driving cars that went
Tell Us Your Best Athens Travel Tips

Tell Us Your Best Athens Travel Tips

I’ve read one book about Athens, a novel about “runners” who hop the trains into the city and scam tourists into overpaying for crumbling hotel rooms in a seedy part of town. Running is a thoughtful