Jim Severn

How to ride the New York subway

Leave your tourist bubble, stop criss-crossing Manhattan in the back of a yellow cab and try the quickest and cheapest way to get around New York City. I’ve seen the future – and it’s train-shaped Read the guide

Washington DC in two days

Walk it, use the bus or take a trolley tour - whichever you choose, Washington DC is small enough to cover in a short visit, and there's plenty of culture to take in along the way Read the guide