Urban Travel Blog

Author: Anya Wassenberg

Anya is a Canadian journalist whose reports on art, culture and travel have appeared in The Huffington Post, Okay Africa and the Solo Travel Network amongst many others. She also works as a writing instructor and jazz/pop singer. More on Anya here.


At some point, walking down the sidewalk, sipping a latte or browsing in a store in Harlem, you will hear someone breaking into a song. Nowadays it's more likely to be hip hop or RnB than the traditional jazz that once defined this neighbourhood but it's still part of the same legacy.