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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... 


Everything you need to know about sales tax, tips and extra fees in NYC

You’re on vacation in New York and I guess you do not want to talk about sales tax, expenses... I understand perfectly! However, you must know that in the United States and especially in New York, prices appear without taxes. To avoid bad surprises when you get to the cashier, I'll give you some advice.Summary Everything you need to know about sales tax, tips and little extra fees in New York... 


Approved vacation rentals by the NYCTT community

Approved vacation rentals by the NYCTT community
If you are planning to travel to NYC soon, you may look for vacation rentals in NYC. I’m going to give you a list of apartments already rented by travelers. Actually, they shared their experience with Alex (Les Bons Plans pour un Voyage à New York). If you never heard about him, check it on "About us". Then feel free to leave a comment at the end of this article, or send me an email to nyctraveltips@gmail.com... 


Special promotions and savings to visit New York

Special promotions and savings to visit New York
If I find a special offer on the 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   ... 


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,... 


NFL SEASON 2019-2020 TICKETS ARE AVAILABLE NOW

NFL SEASON 2019-2020 TICKETS ARE AVAILABLE NOW
The NFL season is there and the New York Giants And New York Jets are ready to start this season 2019-2020. The tickets are available since the pre-season will start in August 2019, and for the upcoming matches between September and December 2019, and the finals in January 2020. 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... 


Dinner on a yacht around Manhattan for a romantic night

Dinner on a yacht around Manhattan for a romantic night
Have you ever dream on planning a nice romantic dinner with your soul mate on your next trip to New York? This dining cruise around Manhattan will be for sure one of the best moments you can have when visiting New York City.Summary Dinner on a yacht in Manhattan for a romantic night ├ What kind of dinner cruise can you expect? ├ How’s the Dinner? ├ How’s the service? ├... 


How do your electrical and electronic devices work in New York?

How do your electrical and electronic devices work in New York?
Going on vacation means preparing your luggage... without forgetting your chargers and electronic devices: -Phone charger -Charger for your camera -Laptop -Electric shaver -Hair dryer... I'm telling you in this post how to make all your devices work while in New York ! If you want more packing tips, click here.The plugs in the United States It is very important to know that plugs in the United... 


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... 


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... 


Take a helicopter tour in New York

Take a helicopter tour in New York
A helicopter tour of the city is just fabulous. You really won't regret it, read this post if you want to know more about visiting New York City from above! 🙂Summary : Take a helicopter tour in New York ├ Why is it absolutely necessary to fly a helicopter in New York? ├ Which helicopter tour company to choose from? ├ Which helicopter tour packages are available? ├... 


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... 


The Jane Hotel: a great housing tip if you’re traveling alone or with friends

The Jane Hotel: a great housing tip if you’re traveling alone or with friends
If you're planning a trip to New York alone or with friends, the Jane Hotel might be a great housing tip for those who are not fan of hostels. Let me describe this place as best as possible 😉Summary The Jane Hotel: a great housing tip if you’re traveling alone or with friends ├ What’s the history behind the Jane Hotel? ├ How’s the Jane hotel designed? ├ What about... 


The best tips to attend a talk show during your trip to New York

The best tips to attend a talk show during your trip to New York
For your next trip to New York, you might enjoy attending a typical talk show. In this article, you'll find a list of the most popular talk shows recorded in New York, with all the information about the programs, schedules, and reservations... You’d be surprised of how many fans talk shows have, and tickets are totally free. Try being part of the audience, it can be a great experience!Summary The... 


How to transfer between JFK airport and Manhattan?

How to transfer between JFK airport and Manhattan?
If you’re landing at JFK airport in New York, a number of transportation options are available to get to your hotel or apartment in Manhattan: take a cab, a shuttle bus, the subway, the bus and the limousine.Summary How to transfer between JFK airport and Manhattan? ├ The cab remains the easiest way to commute ├ Book a private transportation to Manhattan ├ The Taxi Shuttle... 


Everything you need to know if you’re traveling with a baby

Everything you need to know if you’re traveling with a baby
If you're traveling with a baby to New York City, you’re probably thinking about how to make your trip smooth and stress free!Summary : Everything you need to know if you’re traveling with a baby ├ How to pack your luggage if you're traveling with a baby? ├ What carry on luggage do you need for a baby? ├ The airplane crib ├ Can you take a stroller on an airplane? ├... 


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... 


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... 


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...