{ "media_type": "text", "post_content": "Where would you move (within the US) if you could move anywhere? And why there?\n\nCurrently in NY, lease is up soon, working remotely forever. Never lived anywhere else in the US. \n\nI love nature, animals..snorkeling, horseback riding, working out gives me life.", "post_id": "60ef97111270c3001c42aea6", "reply_count": 57, "vote_count": 7, "bowl_id": "55375ce690f5eebe1d2a0f88", "bowl_name": "Tech" }

Where would you move (within the US) if you could move anywhere? And why there? Currently in NY, lease is up soon, working remotely forever. Never lived anywhere else in the US. I love nature, animals..snorkeling, horseback riding, working out gives me life.

like
Posting as :
works at
You are currently posting as works at
Highlighted IconHIGHLIGHTED

Atlanta. There are some really nice suburbs as well as nature surrounding it. If you want something closer to the Pacific, go with Northern California, but not San Francisco. It's at least a six hour drive further up the coast from San Francisco before you reach Oregon, and most of that coastline is beautiful. Something near Santa Rosa might be perfect if you still need a city nearby.

likefunny

If you go to Miami, it’s not old at all.

I live in Huntington Beach atm. Surfing is great. Snorkeling is a bit sparse unless you go to Catalina island, but Orange County does have horses. I also do not have a car, and don't see the need of getting one if I can help it. We just came back from a month in Puerto Rico and the Virigin Islands. Would live on a boat if we could and travel to each island working from the boat if we could. I saw you were also in the Caribbean, perhaps that might be an option? I would also check out Oregon along the coast or just north of Marin County in California.

like
Recent IconRecent

Colorado. CA taxes are bonkers.

like

Please stop moving here and making our state expensive. Kidding!

Hawaii 100%. Caveat is, you must respect the culture and contribute, but the beauty, food, and aloha spirit is second to none. 🤙

likeuplifting

Santa Barbara would be perfect for everything you listed!

like

Shh- Santa Barbara is a gem, keep it on the low! 😂

like

San Diego! Multiple beaches, beautiful coastline, good weather throughout the year, and good clubbing/bar scenes.

like

I am obsessed with Savannah. I am sure you can do snorkeling here, but it's not the most incredible beach you've ever seen. It's just such a pretty town and so much surrounding it. I really love it.

like

Seattle/greater Seattle area. Washington has all of the things you describe and it’s a great place to live imo. Looking at it from in inside out perspective, I can’t think of any other state that I would be interested in moving to lol

like

I've lived in multiple places in my life. The easiest places to make friends have been Chicago and Tampa. And Tampa has everything this person is looking for. It is highly underrated and beautiful

Florida? Oregon?

like

If you want to snorkel that much then you're probably looking at Florida, Hawaii, Puerto Rico or the Virgin Islands in the US. Other places (Texas, Mississippi) have fewer spots (Possum Kingdom State Park and Gulf Islands National Seashore, respectively). Socal is cool (Anacapa, Catalina and LaJolla) but cold.

like

Honestly if you like all of those things. LA.

like

Capital gains taxes in CA are 13%, and in some states it's 0%. And also consider income tax and property tax. I think choosing a location somewhat based on taxes is smart.

like

Colorado. I love hiking and got the opportunity to visit Garden of The Gods and hike part of Devil's Backbone in 2017. I still can't get over it and want to go back so bad. The views are gorgeous and as long as you stay hydrated the low humidity is great bc I hate being super sweaty when hiking in summertime.

like

Fort Collins is my fav. Boulder is too expensive and touristy.

Washington State

like

Check out the Gulf of México in Florida. We just came back from Naples, and I t’s gorgeous. My family lives South Florida’s and the beaches are gorgeous! Miami is a total vibe. Plenty to do in Florida and no state taxes

like

NYC or LA for me

like

Delaware or just across the Pennslyvainia line! Inexpensive land with spacious homes, horse country for sure, great parks and an hour for Newark DE which is HQ for many financial, chemical and healthcare companies. Access to Philly for arts and culture.

like

Hawaii 100% just left there to move to NY but wishing I could be there right now

like

Nashville or Chattanooga. They both have everything but snorkeling, but you're only 6 hours from the beach by car or a 1.5 hour flight. Plus you're in a state with no income tax. If you're in Chattanooga you're close to some great kayaking/white water rafting on the Ocoee and Fiber is a public utility.

like

Georgia for sure! Winter is never harsh, summer is so so.. it can be hot and the next min raining. Cost of living is great and there’s a lot of nature .

like

Corpus Christi, TX. The beach is there. Great food. No state tax.

like

I've been to corpus several times....I wouldn't recommend. Its highly industrial with huge refineries and chemical plants. Not too scenic for a beach town. But I do love the no state income tax!

like

Additional Posts

Anyone bring their game console to play at the hotel?

like

McKinsey folks - someone referred me for a BA intern role but I’ve applied for a BA role. Will the recruiter team still the referral on my application?

like

Do you always get fired when you are on a PIP? And how long do you have to improve?

Do you feel the bar for promotion to senior levels is radically different for women at your company than for men? Like men are promoted on potential or for one notable achievement/contribution but women have to actually achieve everything at the next level BEFORE they get the title?

likefunny

Curious to know if there are folks out there who are genuinely scared of driving like me? I’m in my early 30s and I’ve been terrified of getting my driver’s license for years because it seems everyone drives so fast and I’m scared of crashing. This is now starting to affect my relationship because my s/o thinks I’m just lazy to get the license when I’ve reiterated that I’m scared and even tried doing lessons but i wasn’t comfortable. How does one overcome this fear?

likefunny

Transactional folks: closing question. Will banks wire money within the US on Friday, 12/31 given that is the observed New Year holiday? And any special consideration because New Years is on Saturday? Thanks!

likehelpful

URGENT HELP NEEDED: Anyone on H1B who was laid off and then filed for visa with another employer - please comment below if you can help with some question. My 60 days expire on 8/30 so this is URGENT. Please help! TIA

likefunny

Hotel room has adjoining door that must be made of tissue paper. I've already barricaded with all the extra pillows but I can still hear everything they say! 😟

If you’re looking for a Junior Comms Planning role in Chicago, shoot me a PM.

like

I have worked hard for my American green card, and by god, I am grateful for it. 🙏🐒🐒🐒🐒🐒🐒

like
like

Anyone open to practicing MBB case studies, also did anyone sign up for the paid service on management consulted any tips?

likehelpful

Besides sending a thank you note after an interview, is there anything you can do to convince the job manager that you’re capable of doing the job?

like

Should you DCA into VOO/SPY/QQQ/VTI or invest it all at once?

like

Applied doe visa extension for my in-laws, but haven’t received an acknowledgement receipt yet. It’s been more than 2 weeks. Should I be concerned?

like

How bad is being put on the bench? I just got benched. I feel ....blah...

like

75 lets go baby

like

I have worked at my current job for 14 years in several departments. I have 2 years of supervision experience. I want to move into a leadership role. I think I need to leave my current employer for this to happen. Any suggestions?

like

I'm three weeks out from returning to school. This will be my fourteen year in the classroom and this year I just can't get excited about returning. anyone else fighting burnout?

like

New to Fishbowl?

Download the Fishbowl app to
unlock all discussions on Fishbowl.
Download Fishbowl to see what others are saying
That was just a preview…
Sign Up to see all discussions
  • Discover what it’s like to work at companies from real professionals
  • Get candid advice from people in your field in a safe space
  • Chat and network with other professionals in your field
Sign up in seconds to unlock all discussions on Fishbowl.

Already a user?
Login here

Share

Embed this post

Copy and paste embed code on your site

Preview

Download the Fishbowl app

Get realtime notifications and see
what's happening in your industry
from the palm of your hand.

{ "isSet": true, "allowed": true }

Sign up for free to view this conversation on Fishbowl

By continuing you agree to Terms of Use and Privacy Policy.

Already have an account? Log in

For account settings, visit Fishbowl on Desktop Browser or

General

Legal