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The Green Cab of New York: the Boro Taxi

The Green Cab of New York: the Boro Taxi
The iconic yellow cabs in New York share the road with the green cabs which appeared in summer of 2013. Let me explain to you what the green cabs, also known as the Boro Taxis are.Summary The Green Cab of New York: the Boro Taxi ├ What are those green cabs? ├ What are the differences between the green and yellow cabs? ├ How much does a taxi ride cost? ├ A video of the... 


Special promotions and savings to visit New York

Special promotions and savings to visit New York
If I find a special offer in internet, I'll share it with you here 😀 Flights, hotels, museums, shows... save some $$ to visit New York and enjoy your trip! If you find any other promotion, share it with me and I'll add it to the list. I leave some old offers because you never know if the coupons are still working or not, try it and maybe you'll have a great discount 😉 Memo NYCTT   LIMITED-TIME... 


What to do in November and December 2018 in New York?

What to do in November and December 2018 in New York?
November and December are my favorite months to visit New York because it's the celebration of Thanksgiving and Christmas!Summary What to do in November and December 2018 in New York? ├ Weather forecast for November and December in New York ├ Cultural events in New York ├ Are you planning to spend Christmas and New Year's Eve in New York? ├ Sports in November and... 


The Electronic System for Travel Authorization (ESTA) to travel to the USA

The Electronic System for Travel Authorization (ESTA) to travel to the USA
The Electronic System for Travel Authorization (ESTA) is required to travel to the United States since 2009. In this article, I will tell you in a few words everything you need to know about this document.Summary The Electronic System for Travel Authorization (ESTA) to travel to the USA ├ What is an ESTA for? ├ Who need to fill out an ESTA authorization? ├ How to apply for... 


The Hotel Radisson Martinique on Broadway, one of the best hotels in New York

The Hotel Radisson Martinique on Broadway, one of the best hotels in New York
If you’re looking for a classy hotel in New York City, well located, with high-quality services and comfort, you should book at the Radisson Martinique on Broadway.Summary : The Hotel Radisson Martinique on Broadway, one of the best hotels in New York ├ History of the Hotel Radisson Martinique on Broadway ├ What are the amenities of Radisson Martinique on Broadway? ├ How... 


The Ramada Long Island City (NYCTT by Mika )

The Ramada Long Island City (NYCTT by Mika )
Mika wants to talk about his good hotel experience in New York: Ramada Long Island City (aka LIC). He stayed 4 nights in this hotel and I will let him tell you about his experience. Meanwhile, I said that if you also want to share your tips, you can do so by taking this article (see link here) as a template and send it to me by email. Guillermo NYCTTSummary : The Ramada Long Island City (NYCTT... 


Approved apartments by the NYCTT community

Approved apartments by the NYCTT community
If you are planning to travel to NYC soon, and you want to rent an apartment but don’t know how and you are afraid of being cheated, no worries. I’m going to give you a list of trusted apartments. Travelers have rented the apartments you are about to see and shared their experience with Alex (Les Bons Plans pour un Voyage à New York). If you don’t ever hear about him, check it on "About us". You... 


The New York CityPASS: perfect pass for a first trip to New York City

The New York CityPASS: perfect pass for a first trip to New York City
New York offers attractions and visits like no other cities in the world. Of course, this is a great opportunity for tourists but this might be an issue for your wallet! Luckily, everything is taking care of with the New York CityPASS. It allows you to enjoy a number of attractions while saving money! Let me explain: the New York CityPASS grants you access to the best attractions in New York at a... 


Packing tips for your trip to New York City

Packing tips for your trip to New York City
I want to share a reminder with you, useful when packing you luggage to make sure you do not forget anything before heading to the airport. First of all, I recommend that you review the baggage allowance on the weight, size and number of bags. It may vary from one airline company to another. Now let me tell you what you can’t forget! Ready?Summary : Packing tips for your trip to New York City ├... 


What to do in September and October 2018 in New York?

What to do in September and October 2018 in New York?
If you're planing to visit New York in September and/or October, I'll tell you all you can do during this period !Index What to do in September and October 2018 in New York? ├ The weather in September and October in New York ├ The best tips in September and October in New York ├ Special days in September and October in New York ├ Cultural events in September and October... 


Tickets for NBA 2018-2019 season are on sale now!

Tickets for NBA 2018-2019 season are on sale now!
So, for your next vacation to New York you can go to a New York Knicks and/or Brooklyn Nets game. The tickets are now on sale! Tickets for the New York Knicks Tickets for the Brooklyn Nets If you already know when you're going to New York, purchase your tickets now to have the better seats at the best rate 😉Summary Tickets for NBA 2018-2019 season are on sale now! ├ How much does it... 


The Ideal Hotel for a calm and classy trip to New York: “The Library Hotel”

The Ideal Hotel for a calm and classy trip to New York: “The Library Hotel”
If you’re looking for a hotel in New York in a peaceful, distinguished and classy environment, the New York Library Hotel is the ideal choice. I had the chance to test it on one of my trips to New York City, and I can only say good things about it!!! Here are the most precise impressions I have along with pictures so you’ll be able to make your own opinion.Summary The Ideal Hotel for a calm... 


NFL SEASON 2018-2019 TICKETS ARE AVAILABLE NOW

NFL SEASON 2018-2019 TICKETS ARE AVAILABLE NOW
The NFL season is there and the New York Giants And New York Jets are ready to start this season 2018-2019. The tickets are available since the pre-season will start in August 2018, and for the upcoming matches between September and December 2018, and the finals in January 2019. If you're going to New York any of these days, purchase your tickets now to attend a match at the best rates.Summary NFL... 


Are you traveling alone to New York City?

Are you traveling alone to New York City?
I realize that many people visit NYC alone. In case you want to find other people who are traveling alone to New York, you can leave a message below this post or on my Facebook page. The goal is to make you meet other travelers and share some of your visits or your experiences of the city. Sometimes there are opportunities to be seized (flight deals, vacations, 2x1 entries ...) but it's not always... 


What weather forecast to expect for your next trip to New York?

What weather forecast to expect for your next trip to New York?
If you’re planning on going to New York, you probably want to know what kind of weather to expect.Summary What weather forecast to expect for your next trip to New York? ├ What type of climate does New York have? ├ When is the best time to travel to New York according to the climate? ├ What weather can you expect while in New York ? ├ How to know when dusk is falling... 


Nannybag, a safe place to leave your suitcase in New York City

Nannybag, a safe place to leave your suitcase in New York City
If you are staying in an apartment in New York, the owner may not allow you to leave your bags there on the day of your arrival or departure from the city. Most hotels can store your luggage, but if not, you have to find a solution for your suitcases. I had tried before City Copilot which is not bad. But I just tested Nannybag and now it's my favorite. It is more economical and more convenient.Summary Nannybag,... 


The Room Mate Grace Hotel: A friendly and stylish hotel close to Times Square

The Room Mate Grace Hotel: A friendly and stylish hotel close to Times Square
The Room Mate Grace Hotel is a perfect place to stay if you want to be near Times Square. Consider it as an option if you're looking for a hotel in New York City!Summary : The Room Mate Grace Hotel: A friendly and stylish hotel close to Times Square ├ What about the amenities? ├ How are the rooms? ├ How is the service at the hotel? ├ How is the breakfast at Room Mate... 


Discover the One World Observatory

Discover the One World Observatory
About 11 years after the attacks of September 11, history is being re-written in New York with the opening of a new observatory: One World Observatory. On May 29, 2015, the day of the official opening, I went there 2 times in order to provide you enough information and photos showing the inside of the building... and I also met the Mayor of New York, Bill de Blasio! ☺Summary : Discover... 


All New York Tours to do as a couple or family

All New York Tours to do as a couple or family
During a trip, each of us have preferences. Some of us like to go on an "adventure" with a backpack on, others want to take it easy and ask for "comfort" and "piece of mind". My strongest advice is to plan ahead when you're going to New York City! You'll get the best rates for you flight and hotel, you'll have time to compare the different activities and choose the ones you want to do... There's a... 


Summary of your bookings not to forget before your trip

Summary of your bookings not to forget before your trip
A number of you have been asking me to do a little « recap » on booking you must do before your trip to New York. First of all, I must say that anything besides your flight tickets and hotel room, nothing is mandatory in terms of booking. My little website’s attempt is to give you a maximum of good tips, but there’s no obligation whatsoever to buy anything. My thinking is simply to give you... 


How to transfer from Newark airport to Manhattan?

How to transfer from Newark airport to Manhattan?
If you’re landing at Newark Airport (NJ) and just like an arrival at JFK, you have many transportation options to get to Manhattan including:  cab, taxi shuttle, bus and subway system.Summary : How to transfer from Newark airport to Manhattan? ├ Cab transfer between Newark airport and Manhattan ├ Book a private transportation to Manhattan ├ Taxi shuttle transfer between Newark airport... 


Visit New York City "à la carte" with the New York City Explorer Pass, the SightSeeing Flex Pass, and the FreeStyle Pass

Visit New York City
The New York City Explorer Pass and the SightSeeing FlexPass are an alternative to visit New York City and some of its most famous attractions! You may know the the New York Pass and the New York City Pass but the Explorer and this Sightseeing FlexPass are "à la carte". It really depends on what you’re planning to visit, how long are staying in New York and whether it’s your first trip to New... 


How much money should you budget for a week trip to New York City?

How much money should you budget for a week trip to New York City?
Determining a budget for a trip to New York is quite complicated. You must take into account various expenses, some are more important than others. Anyhow, I'll try to give you some clues. I will define three types of budgets (tight, average and large budgets) for a couple who decides to stay a week in New York (7 nights). For each budget, I will consider the following elements: Flight + accommodation... 


Residence Inn New York Manhattan / Central Park (NYCTT by Gael)

Residence Inn New York Manhattan / Central Park (NYCTT by Gael)
Gaël has tested with his beloved fiancée the Residence Inn New York Manhattan / Central Park located in Midtown. They decided to share their experience with everyone since they enjoyed it so much. Meanwhile, if you want to also share your tips, you can do so by taking this article (see link here) as a template and send it to me by email.Summary : Residence Inn New York Manhattan / Central Park... 


Things you should know before traveling to the United-States and especially New York

Things you should know before traveling to the United-States and especially New York
Before going on a new adventure and take your New York flight, there are a couple of little things you must know that you may not be familiar with. Whether it’s alcohol, tobacco, streets rules, tips or pharmacies… Oh yes, several differences can be acknowledged in the US and it’s a real change with our “old Europe” as they like to call it. I've never been to Australia, so I can't compare,...