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Top 10 parks in New York

Top 10 parks in New York
If you are planning to travel to New York, I recommend that you go to one of its multiple parks. Make time in your itinerary to take a walk, exercise or take a nap in between two visits. NYC is not just skyscrapers; BIG APPLE offers parks too, to take a breath in the middle of this jungle. New York’s public parks cover almost 14% of the city. So here is my top 10 Parks in New YorkSummary: Top... 


The hotel, Hilton Garden Inn Times Square Central (NYCTT by Laurent)

The hotel, Hilton Garden Inn Times Square Central (NYCTT by Laurent)
Laurent has stayed at the Hilton Garden Inn Times Square Central conveniently located in Manhattan and wanted us to look back on her experience. So I will let her present her experience and perhaps make us want to stay there too. 🙂 Meanwhile I will remind, 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.Summary : The... 


Where to stay in New York? Find an apartment, a hotel or a hostel

Where to stay in New York? Find an apartment, a hotel or a hostel
You plan to travel to New York, but still do not know what type of accommodation you might need regarding your budget and the number of people who will be going with you. It is important to know who will accompany you NYC, services that you want, where to stay in New York and of course your budget. I would propose certain rules to choose your accommodation in NY, but you need to take into account... 


Chelsea Pines Inn, a good tip for a hotel in New York from Stephanie

Chelsea Pines Inn, a good tip for a hotel in New York from Stephanie
Stephanie from the NYCTT community, shares a good tip for a hotel in New York: The Chelsea Pines Inn. This 3 star Hotel from New York is in Chelsea, next to the Meatpacking District and Greenwich Village. Stephanie is going to tell us about her experience there, I’m very thankful she is sharing with us. To remind everyone you are more than welcome to tell us about your experiences in New York, in... 


City Co Pilot, a simple solution to leave your luggage in New York

City Co Pilot, a simple solution to leave your luggage in New York
When you get to new york usually one of the first things you want to do is start your vacations by visiting the city and not having to deal with any luggage. Most hotels and apartments in the city wont watch your bags for you when you first get there, and that’s where City Co Pilot comes in. It is a company located in Manhattan and Brooklyn where you can leave your luggage without any worries.Summary : City... 


One World Trade Center Projects

One World Trade Center Projects
The September 11, 2001 is a date that has marked many of us, one day you will always remember. Almost 13 years after the attacks on the World Trade Center, this part of the Financial District has slowly been remodeled under the mandate of Larry A. Silvertrein, a businessman from New York. Several projects are under construction or will start later on in the future.Summary : One World Trade Center... 


Apartments & Hotels in New York adapted to people with disabilities

Apartments & Hotels in New York adapted to people with disabilities
If you want to travel to New York, do not worry about your wheelchair. There are many apartments and hotels with access tailored to your needs. I will show you a list of rental apartments where you can choose the "Disability Access" option, and a list of hotels in NY "normally" adapted. I say "usually" because I could not see for myself the width of the doors, showers ...So this list has been prepared... 


Adorama Rental Co: the best store in New York to rent photo equipment

Adorama Rental Co: the best store in New York to rent photo equipment
If you want to rent a camera and/or video equipment at a good price in New York, Adorama Rental Co is a real good deal in NY.Summary : Adorama Rental Co: the best store in New York to rent camera equipment ├ What kind of equipment will you find at Adorama Rental Co? ├ What are the rates at Adorama Rental Co? ├ How to rent equipment at the Adorama Rental Co? ├ When to make the reservation... 


The Hotel New Yorker - A JP&Corinne good tip in New York

The Hotel New Yorker  - A JP&Corinne good tip in New York
If you’re looking for a great hotel in New York, JP & Corinne from the BPVNY Travelers Community recommended that you go to the Hotel New Yorker. It is one of the most famous hotels in NYC. They have stayed at the Hotel New Yorker during their last stay in the city and they wanted to tell us their experience. If you are also interested to share with us your best tips to visit NY, check this NYCTT... 


The best tips to change your currency before and during your stay in New York

The best tips to change your currency before and during your stay in New York
Before taking your flight to New York, you must have some money in your pockets! Don't worry, there are different ways to get dollars before leaving your country. First of all and as I always recommend, it's important to organize and prepare in advance a trip to New York. You'll save a maximum of money if you book your visits, attractions, hotel, tours... before heading to NY. Since I know that not... 


Central Perk will temporarily open in New York

Central Perk will temporarily open in New York
To celebrate the 20h anniversary of the Friends premiere, a pop-up café modeled after Central Perk will open in Soho. I’ll tell you more about it in this article.Summary : Central Perk, will temporarily open in New York ├ What is Central Perk? ├ Why will the pop-up café be set up in New York? ├ Where will the pop-up café be? ├ For how long and when will the Central Perk café be... 


Whole Foods Market: a good place to eat organic food in New York

Whole Foods Market: a good place to eat organic food in New York
If you are looking for a supermarket for groceries shopping or for food to take home, you will find what you need in Whole Foods Market. It is a store that I like! There are 8 Whole Food Markets in New York. All the pictures in this article were taken in the Bowery WFM, between Lower East Side, Soho and East Village.Summary : Whole Foods Market: The great plan to eat bio in New York ├ Where... 


The Loeb Boathouse Central Park Restaurant (A NYCTT by Marion)

The Loeb Boathouse Central Park Restaurant (A NYCTT by Marion)
Located in the heart of Central Park, this is a romantic and pretty appeased restaurant is a calm place in a big city. Marion from the NYCTT community share with us her experience. If you want to share your travel tips, read my article here.  The Loeb Boathouse Central Park Restaurant (A NYCTT by Marion)Summary : The Loeb Boathouse Central Park Restaurant (A NYCTT by Marion) ├ Where is... 


Renting apartments in New York: Watch out for frauds!

Renting apartments in New York: Watch out for frauds!
Day by day, scams and frauds become more recurrent in New York while renting an apartment.Summary : Renting apartments in New York: Watch out for frauds! ├ How do they work? ├ What to do if you are a victim of fraud? └ What else can you do?How do they work? They publish apartments for rent in websites like Craigslist (craigslist.com) or Gabinohome (gabinohome.com) they ask $300 per night... 


Have brunch after attending a gospel mass at Amy Ruth’s restaurant

Have brunch after attending a gospel mass at Amy Ruth’s restaurant
If you are an early bird and want to have brunch after attending a Gospel mass, then this article its for you. Let me remind you, if you want to go to a Gospel mass, the best thing it is to attend the one starting at 8-8h30 (depending on each church). That means you have to wake up early to get there on time and all this because on Sundays, the public transportation do not have the same frequency... 


Flor’s best tips to spend a romantic night in New York

Flor’s best tips to spend a romantic night in New York
Flor, is a girl living in New York, and she’s sharing with us her best plans. She already share plans ONLY FOR GIRLS (coming soon). And now she gives her best advices to have a romantic night for couples visiting New York. In NYC there’s a lot of restaurants, bars… I share with you a special selection to spend a romantic and unforgettable night like New Yorkers do.Summary : Flor’s best... 


Do the Sex and the City Tour in New York

Do the Sex and the City Tour in New York
If you are a Carrie Bradshaw and Sex and the City fan, this tour is made for you! You will be hanging around more than 35 places where the TV show was shot, and you will be living the daily life of Carrie and her friends. You’ll be visiting different places, like Carrie’s house, the Magnolia Bakery (read this article in NYCTT) and eat cupcakes, you’ll visit the Aidan’s bar and drink a Cosmo…... 


Where to stay in New York? Check the housing options

Where to stay in New York? Check the housing options
If you don’t know where to stay in New York, I will share with you a selection of the best websites that will help you to choose the best option. It all depends on your budget and your preferences. You’ll be able to choose the best option according to your own criteria.Summary : Where to stay in New York? Check the housing options ├ What you must take into consideration ├ Book an apartment: ├... 


TSA Introduces New Safety Measures for Electronic Devices

TSA Introduces New Safety Measures for Electronic Devices
Effective July 8th 2014. The Transportation Security Administration (TSA) has implemented tighter security measures for overseas passengers carrying electronic devices into U.S. bound flights.Summary : TSA Introduces New Safety Measures for Electronic Devices. ├ What’s this all about? ├ Which electronic devices will be under inspection? ├ The electronic devices in registered luggage will... 


New York City Public Transportation

New York City Public Transportation
When traveling to New York, you will have to think about using public transportation as an option to reach every point in the BIG APPLE. How to travel between my Hotel, and the places I want to visit? Are you staying in Manhattan?  YES/NO   How can you travel to Manhattan? I’m going to give you some tips so you won’t have any trouble when traveling to New York. Before I start, let me remind... 


How to fly to New York? How to choose your travel agency?

How to fly to New York? How to choose your travel agency?
If you want to book your flight for your upcoming trip to New York, I have compiled the best travel agencies who are offering the best prices on NY. The best tip, of course, is to look around these travel agencies and compare flights prices (round trip). UPDATE IN PROGRESS - SORRY FOR THE INCONVENIENCE 2018-05-14 When is the best moment to book a flight? Now, I advise you to not necessarily book... 


How to send a personalized post card from New York easily

How to send a personalized post card from New York easily
On your way to New York soon? Like any of your trip you usually want to send a post card from New York to your family and friends? Here are some easy steps to send a personalized post card. I have a really cool tip for you since you can send a personalized post card and much cheaper than a regular one. I can guaranty it that your loved ones will be 10 times more happier than with a regular and classic...