Beating Boredom in NYC

August 20th, 2018

They say that only the boring get bored, but is that really true? Nope. Even the best of us find ourselves bored out of our mind from time to time. But in the city that never sleeps, there’s always a way to beat your boredom. Next time you’re feeling bored in NYC, try some of our handy boredom breaking tips. Hit The Gym: Let’s face it: most of us aren’t chiseled statues of six packs and muscles--and that’s okay. But if you live in a Stonehenge NYC apartment, there’s a good chance you have a gym in your building. There’s an even better chance that it’s a pretty nice one. Exercising doesn’t just make you feel great, it’s a great way to clear your mind and plan for your next un-boring activity. Don’t have a gym? Just go for a run! shutterstock_453277300 Visit the Museum: As we’ve pointed out before, NYC is chock full of amazing museums. You can come face to face with prehistoric monsters, great works of art, and gorgeous historical relics, all for a very reasonable price. Heck, half the museums in this town are free! You’ll be amazed to discover how quickly the time passes when you’re expanding your mind. museum-1177081_640 Cook: We New Yorkers love to order out, but sharpening your kitchen skills isn’t just fun--it’s also rewarding. Next time you're staring blankly at your TV, bored after hours of Netflix, pull up the Stonehenge NYC blog and find a recipe. We’ve got plenty of blog posts about how to prepare delicious meals. You’ll be pleasantly surprised how easy they are to make! shutterstock_556492396 Take a Class: You should never stop learning. People who stop learning fall into routines wake up one day and realize ten years have passed and they haven't accomplished anything. Sound familiar? It’s time for you to expand your horizons. Learn carpentry, or how to dance, or even take an improv class. Not sure where to begin? We’ve found a few classes you’ll love. Don’t see anything you like? Read the sequel! shutterstock_culinaryclass See a Show: You’re in NYC, a town that was built to entertain. Chances are you live really close to Broadway, which means you can see a smashing show at the drop of a hat. Not interested in plays or musicals? Visit one of NYC’s top-notch comedy clubs. Hate laughing? See a movie at one of NYC’s iconic and enjoyable theatrical venues. Don’t like movies?....try something else on this list! shutterstock_88961926 Go Shopping: There’s no more enjoyable way to burn through cash then by purchasing yourself a swanky new outfit. There are millions (that number sounds high but we’re going to go with it) of clothing stores all across NYC. Weather you’re looking for something fancy, or just something cheap and fun, there are endless options.  The Stonehenge NYC blog is your path to shopping delight! shutterstock_262221653 Adopt a Pet: Maybe you’re not really bored, maybe you’re just lonely? That makes sense, NYC can be a lonely place sometimes. Everyone knows that the best way to beat loneliness is to have a friend, and the best kinds of friends are furry ones. New York City is teeming with animals that would love to become your boon companion. Just check out our handy guide to pet adoption in NYC. Life doesn't seem so bleak when you're snuggling with a furry friend.  shutterstock_726710023 Visit Our Blog: What’s the best way to utterly defeat boredom? You’re halfway there already if you’re reading this blog. The Stonehenge NYC blog is updated constantly with fun stuff to do and see all over the city. We’ll show you the swankiest clubs, and tell you the secrets behind New York icons. We even keep you up-to-date with the latest happenings in the city. If you want to fill your life and your mind with quintessential NYC, you really can’t go wrong with the Stonehenge NYC blog. shutterstock_556463383