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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... 


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... 


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? ├... 


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... 


PIQ, an original store for souvenirs at a good price in New York City

PIQ, an original store for souvenirs at a good price in New York City
When you visit New York, you cannot stop buying souvenirs of the city. PIQ is a very original store that caught my attention. Let me tell you what you can find there.Summary PIQ, an original store for souvenirs at a good price in New York City ├ What can you find in PIQ? ├ Where are the PIQ stores? └ ConclusionWhat can you find in PIQ? What first drew my attention was the... 


NY Waterway, NY Water TAXI and NYC Ferry: a fun way to commute around Manhattan!

NY Waterway, NY Water TAXI and NYC Ferry: a fun way to commute around Manhattan!
When traveling to New York, we use the metro and taxi a few times, but we rarely think about using boats to get from one place to another. There are cruises that you can take to the Statue of Liberty or other places: New Jersey, Manhattan, Brooklyn, Queens and even Governors Island. These are the NY Waterway, NY Water Taxi and NYC Ferry!!! I'll explain exactly what they are so you'll know which one... 


Fette Sau, a BBQ and organic restaurant in Williamsburg (Brooklyn)

Fette Sau, a BBQ and organic restaurant in Williamsburg (Brooklyn)
If you are in Williamsburg in Brooklyn, let me suggest you to go to Fette Sau BBQ. I’ve been there and I loved it, I highly recommend it. Writing this article and seeing all these pictures… It makes me want to go back there now 😀Summary Fette Sau, a BBQ and organic restaurant in Williamsburg (Brooklyn) ├ What is Sau Fette BBQ? ├ How is the atmosphere at Fette Sau BBQ? ├... 


Jersey Gardens, the other outlet close to New York and a great shopping tip in New York

Jersey Gardens, the other outlet close to New York and a great shopping tip in New York
Can’t find what you’re looking for in Manhattan’ stores even after shopping in and around Macy’s, Times Square or Soho on Broadway. Try Jersey Garden, a real cool outlet when you can shop until you drop and pack your suitcase as much as possible 🙂Summary Jersey Garden, the other outlet close to New York and a great shopping tip in New York ├ Some of the stores at Jersey Gardens... 


LIC Market, a local and authentic restaurant in Long Island City

LIC Market, a local and authentic restaurant in Long Island City
If you’re on your way to Long Island City or the borough of Queens to visit Gantry State Park and /or the great Moma PS1 then you should treat yourself at this small and cute restaurant. LIC Market is the perfect choice for lunch or dinner, weekday breakfast or weekend brunch.Summary LIC Market, a local and authentic restaurant in Long Island City ├ What is the setting of LIC Market? ├... 


The Cloisters: Is it worth visiting it during your trip to New York?

The Cloisters: Is it worth visiting it during your trip to New York?
Some of you have asked if The Cloisters are really worth a visit. I will share with you my experience of this museum that I had the chance to visit at spring time. Follow me!Summary The Cloisters: Is it worth visiting it during your trip to New York? ├ What’s the history behind The Cloisters ? ├ What can you discover ? ├ What’s the best tip about this museum ? ├... 


DOUGH, the best donuts in New York

DOUGH, the best donuts in New York
It is hard to resist trying different types of food when you’re in New York. If your familiar with my articles I talk about the cookies from Levain Bakery, the cheesecakes from Eileen, the cupcakes from Magnolia Bakery, the Cronuts from Dominique Ansel and now the place i'll be talking about is DOUGH, it is really delicious.Summary : DOUGH, the best donuts in New York ├ A little history... 


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... 


Jacob Restaurant, Soul Food & Salad Bar in Harlem

Jacob Restaurant, Soul Food & Salad Bar in Harlem
In the heart of Harlem, Jacob Restaurant is a small restaurant you may not see when visiting the neighborhood. But don’t miss it, the food is delicious! It is a perfect place to taste typical Soul Food dishes at a good price.Summary Jacob Restaurant, Soul Food & Salad Bar in Harlem ├ What can you eat at Jacob Restaurant? ├ What can you eat at Jacob Restaurant? ├ What kind... 


World Center Hotel, a perfect option to stay in Lower Manhattan

World Center Hotel, a perfect option to stay in Lower Manhattan
In this article Sabrina shares her experience at the World Center Hotel, part of the Club Quarters group. 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 World Center Hotel, a perfect option to stay in Lower Manhattan ├ How... 


Cupping Room Café, a charming restaurant in Soho

Cupping Room Café, a charming restaurant in Soho
During my one of my stays in New York I wanted to go to a restaurant in Soho where mostly locals go. Cupping Room Café seemed like a good idea and my experience there was even better than expected.Summary Cupping Room Café, a charming restaurant in Soho ├ How is the Cupping Room Café? ├ What is the atmosphere like? ├ What is the Cupping Rooms clientele? ├ What kind...