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Discover one of the oldest bars of New York City: Old Town Bar

Discover one of the oldest bars of New York City: Old Town Bar
Many cold beers stood on the counter of Old Town Bar since it opened in 1892. Now that you’re in New York City, how about a trip back in the past!Summary Discover one of the oldest bars of New York City: Old Town Bar ├ History of Old Town Bar ├ How is the bar? ├ How is the bar environment? ├ What to eat and drink? ├ How is the service? ├ Where is Old... 


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... 


The best stores for kids on the 5th Avenue (Good Tip in New York from Michaël)

The best stores for kids on the 5th Avenue (Good Tip in New York from Michaël)
Michaël shared with us many of his experiences from his last trip to New York. He been to New York several times, but this was his first time with his children of 10 and 12 years. He surprised his kids by, visiting the toy stores of 5th Avenue and surrounding areas. If you also want to share your best tips in New York, read this article, I explain how to do it. Memo NYCTT. Your kids are going to... 


La Casa Enrique an authentic Mexican Restaurant in Long Island City

La Casa Enrique an authentic Mexican Restaurant in Long Island City
New York is well known for being diverse, you can say it's the capital of the world! I love being able to find any style restaurants everywhere in NYC. In Queens, Casa Enrique is one of them, a real Mexican restaurant. There is no doubt when reading the menu and trying the dishes.Summary : La Casa Enrique an authentic Mexican Restaurant in Long Island City ├ History of Casa Enrique ├... 


Hotel Mulberry, A hotel located in Chinatown

Hotel Mulberry, A hotel located in Chinatown
Are you looking for a hotel to stay on your trip to New York? I always try to give different options depending on the price, location, and services. Mulberry Hotel is located in Chinatown and could be a great option for you!Summary : Hotel Mulberry, A hotel located in Chinatown ├ How is the Mulberry Hotel? ├ How are the rooms in the hotel? ├ How much does it costs to stay... 


Christmas markets in New York

Christmas markets in New York
If you're going to New York during December, you may like to have information on how to celebrate the holiday season. I went over some of the different activities in this article. And now I will be sharing some more tips on some of the holiday shops around the city. I highly recommend that you to visit some of these locations!Summary : Holiday Shop Locations in New York ├ Bank of America... 


Grit N Glory, the Megan Massacre Tattoo Studio and boutique

Grit N Glory, the Megan Massacre Tattoo Studio and boutique
Grit N Glory is a unique spot, it looks like a clothing bazaar with rock n 'roll accessories and a tattoo studio in the back. It reveals the soul of its owner, the famous Megan Massacre.Summary Grit N Glory, the Megan Massacre Tattoo Studio and boutique ├ Quick presentation of Megan Massacre and her boutique ├ How is the store? ├ What to find in Grit N Glory? ├ Well,... 


Chelsea Market, a must-see place in New York

Chelsea Market, a must-see place in New York
A visit to New York means discovering unique and atypical places. Chelsea Market is one of them. I recommend that you stop by this place!Summary Chelsea Market, a must-see place in New York ├ What is Chelsea Market? ├ What’s the history of Chelsea Market? ├ What kind of businesses will you find in Chelsea Market? ├ What’s the best of Chelsea Market? ├ When... 


One of my favorites rooftop in New York City: the Press Lounge

One of my favorites rooftop in New York City: the Press Lounge
A rooftop in New York is a bar on the roof of a building. I have already mentioned several of them in NYCTT, such as the 230 Fifth Rooftop, the Refinery Rooftop or Jimmy at the James. But the Press Lounge is a little different. It’s in the Hell's Kitchen area, west of Times Square. It is a bit off Midtown and therefore offers a different view in comparison to other rooftops.Summary One of my... 


What to do in Central Park?

What to do in Central Park?
A trip to New York goes through Central Park. It is impossible to miss this large park in the heart of the city. It was created in 1857 and measures 341 hectares. You cannot imagine all the activities that you can do in the park! I will give you some ideas in this article.Summary : What to do in Central Park? ├ Central Park in any season ├ Central Park for athletes ├ Central... 


Petit Poulet, a Parisian Bistro in New York

Petit Poulet, a Parisian Bistro in New York
I was in New York for Thanksgiving a couple of years ago, and wanted to find a restaurant where I can eat a traditional Thanksgiving meal. After doing a bit of research, I decided to have dinner at a French restaurant. It's called Petit Poulet (Little Chicken). It might seem odd to have dinner at a French restaurant for Thanksgiving , but really I don’t regret it. Dinner was excellent, this place... 


New York’s Village Halloween Parade

New York’s Village Halloween Parade
Be part of the biggest Halloween parade in the world in NewYork! Every year in New York, the Halloween parade in the 6th Ave is one of the craziest moments in the city. The parade has existed since 1973. So far, for this year 2018, the theme is "I AM Robot"!!!Summary  New York’s Village Halloween Parade ├ When is the New York’s Village Halloween Parade? ├ What can you see in... 


New Year in New York for sport fans with the Midnight Run !!

New Year in New York for sport fans with the Midnight Run !!
Sign up for the Midnight Run to start the year 2019 with good resolutions!!! Here’s a unique, cheap and very original way of starting the year 2019 with a program including: a dance, a race, a contest and costume parade.Summary New Year in New York for sport fans!! ├ What’s the Midnight Run? ├ Who can participate? ├ How to register? ├ Where is the meeting place? ├... 


Take a break at the Brooklyn Ice Cream Factory

Take a break at the Brooklyn Ice Cream Factory
If you’re looking for places to eat, be it sweet or salty flavors; New York is all about delicious options. For a small craving, stop at the Ice Cream Factory, before or after crossing the Brooklyn Bridge.Summary Titre de l'article ├ History of Brooklyn Ice Cream Factory ├ And how is the ice cream shop? ├ What can I try at Brooklyn Ice Cream Factory? ├ And the price? ├... 


Rudy’s Music, Paradise for all the guitar and bass guitar players in New York

Rudy’s Music, Paradise for all the guitar and bass guitar players in New York
Some of you have been asking if there is any music stores in New York. Well I was walking around Soho one day and I ran into this small music store that I like to call “Paradise for guitar and bass players.” Rudy Pensa owns this store; he’s from Argentina and has been living in New York since 1971. It looks like a museum more than a store, and it’s filled with exceptional guitars that he collects.Summary : Rudy’s... 


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... 


Eileen’s special Cheese Cakes: The best cheese cakes in New York

Eileen’s special Cheese Cakes: The best cheese cakes in New York
I highly recommend that you to try one of Eileen’s Special Cheesecakes and here’s why: - Her cheesecakes are very delicious - Eileen is a very nice person and you can ask her anything about her cheesecakes or New York.Summary : Eileen’s special Cheese Cakes: The best cheese cakes in New York ├ History on Eileen’s Special Cheesecakes ├ Eileen’s Bakery Special Cheesecakes ├ The... 


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... 


Good tips for a shopping session in New York: Burlington Coat Factory

Good tips for a shopping session in New York: Burlington Coat Factory
If you're getting ready for your trip to New York and your not sure of what to pack, don't worry because you can always go shopping in New York. A lot of people travel to New York City to take advantage of the shopping deals they'll find there. Century 21 is one of best places to find good deals on clothes and also Burlington Coat Factory.Summary : Good tips for a good shopping session in New... 


Jimmy at the James, a trendy rooftop bar in SoHo

Jimmy at the James, a trendy rooftop bar in SoHo
Years go by and the number of rooftops increases in New York City, now I will talk about Jimmy at the James in SoHo. Located on the top floor of the The James Hotel, the bar offers one of the best views with an incredible terrace over Manhattan and a pool to top it off.Summary Jimmy at the James, a trendy rooftop bar in SoHo ├ What is the atmosphere of Jimmy at the James? ├ What can... 


The Wyndham Garden Long Island City, an economic hotel near Manhattan

The Wyndham Garden Long Island City, an economic hotel near Manhattan
If you’ re searching for a well located hotel in New York and for a good price, the Wyndham Garden Long Island City can be one of your best options. I just stayed there and I liked it a lot.Summary : The Wyndham Garden Long Island City, an economic hotel near Manhattan ├ Where is the Wyndham Garden in New York? ├ How much does it cost to stay at the Wyndham Garden Long Island... 


New York Comic Con, the place to be for comic fans

New York Comic Con, the place to be for comic fans
New York Comic Con is an amazing event in Gotham City! I mean, in New York City. It’s a huge event gathering from comics to movies and series fans... Last year, more than 200,000 people attended Comic Con. It's an event for the whole family.Summary New York Comic Con, the place to be for comic fans ├ What is Comic Con? ├ What to see during the New York Comic Con? ├ Who goes... 


Visit the Memorial and the 9/11 Museum

Visit the Memorial and the 9/11 Museum
Just like many, if you’ve been affected by the September 11 events then you can visit the 9/11 Memoriam and its museum. This memorial is a tribute to the 3000 people who died during the September 11 terrorist attacks at the World Trade Center, the Pentagon in Washington and in Shanksville. The museum also includes the victims of the February 26th 1993 WTC attacks. Recently opened on May 21 2014,... 


Northern Territory, an Australian rooftop in Greenpoint

Northern Territory, an Australian rooftop in Greenpoint
Sabrina spent an evening at Northern Territory, a bar in Greenpoint in Brooklyn. I remind you that you can also share your best tips in New York City with us. All you need to do is follow some steps as I explain in this article. Many thanks to Sabrina for sharing her experience. Memo NYCTTSummary Northern Territory, an Australian rooftop in Greenpoint ├ How is Northern Territory? ├... 


Sakagura, a Japanese restaurant hidden in New York

Sakagura, a Japanese restaurant hidden in New York
Sakagura is a small Japanese restaurant in which you won’t even remember being in New York City. It is in an unusual place, lost underneath the streets of Midtown. It is a perfect restaurant for those who want to escape from NYC during a night.Summary Sakagura, a Japanese restaurant hidden in New York ├ History of Sakagura ├ What is the decoration and atmosphere of the restaurant? ├...