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The Standard, a hotel with design and panoramic view over New York

The Standard, a hotel with design and panoramic view over New York
If you are looking for a hotel in New York, with modern-decor, and with a view over New York; I totally recommend The Standard Hotel in the High Line. This 4 star Hotel is on the top of the high line, a must-visit area you need to see on your next trip to New York.Summary : The Standard, a hotel with design and panoramic view over New York ├ How’s The Standard Hotel interior decor? ├ What... 


The apartment hotel Residence Inn by Marriott New York Manhattan / WTC Area in the Financial District

The apartment hotel Residence Inn by Marriott New York Manhattan / WTC Area in the Financial District
If you are looking for a fully equipped modern apartment-hotel with a kitchen I recommend staying at the Residence Inn by Marriott New York/Manhattan World Trade Center Area near Wall Street.Summary : The apartment hotel Residence Inn by Marriott New York Manhattan / WTC Area in the Financial District ├ Where is the Residence Inn by Marriott New York Manhattan/WTC Area? ├ What services... 


Best tips to cool down in New York

Best tips to cool down in New York
 If you visit New York in the summer time, you will need to hide from the heat. Remember visiting New York means long walks under the sun.  First thing you have to do before going out and discover NYC is to bring water with you. It will be a shame loosing a couple of days of you trip due to heatstroke.  So, stay hydrated!  In this article, I will give you several tips to stay cool in the BIG APPLE.Summary : Best... 


Jebon, a good plan for an Asian restaurant in East Village

Jebon, a good plan for an Asian restaurant in East Village
Located in East Village, this Asian restaurant Jebon is one of my best plans. The food there is very good quality, they have good customer service and the prices are fair.Summary : Jebon, a good plan for an Asian restaurant in East Village ├ How is the atmosphere? ├ How is the customer service? ├ Who goes to Jebon? ├ What can you eat? ├ Conclusion └ More picsHow is the atmosphere? They... 


Eataly, the Italian gastronomy in New York

Eataly, the Italian gastronomy in New York
If you want to feel like you are in Italy but in New York, Go to Eataly! You will find 49,500sqf of pure Italian gastronomy close to the Flatiron Building.Summary : Eataly, the Italian gastronomy in New York ├ What is Eataly? ├ What kind of products can you find at Eataly? ├ All the different areas in Eataly, New York └ Where is Eataly in New York?What is Eataly? Created in 2004, by... 


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... 


Visit the Central Park Zoo in New York

Visit the Central Park Zoo in New York
If you are traveling to New York with children, I highly recommend visiting the Central Park Zoo. It has been the setting for the movie Madagascar, Alex the Lion, Marty the Zebra, Gloria the hippo and Melman the giraffe. If you do not know those movies, this small zoo of 2.6 hectares will be an ideal quiet pause.Summary : Visit the Central Park Zoo in New York ├ History of Central Park Zoo ├... 


Mandoo Bar, a Korean restaurant in Korea town (New York Travel tip from Patricio)

Mandoo Bar, a Korean restaurant in Korea town (New York Travel tip from Patricio)
Patricio has been to New York numerous times and he always stops by his favorite Korean restaurant: Mandoo bar. He liked it so much he wanted to share his experience with everyone. If you would like to share your experience in New York with us remember you can go on this link where I explain how to do that.Summary : Mandoo Bar, a Korean restaurant in Korea town (New York Travel tip from Patricio) ├... 


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... 


Go shop at Abercrombie & Fitch!

Go shop at Abercrombie & Fitch!
Abercrombie & Fitch is one of the trendiest brands among teenagers. Never heard of it? Let me introduce you to this famous brand and explain why teenagers love to shop for jeans, sweaters and tee shirts at this New York store. What is Abercrombie? Abercrombie & Fitch is an American company of “casual luxury” line of clothing founded in 1892 by David Abercrombie and Ezra Fitch. Its headquarters... 


Go shop at Hollister in New York

Go shop at Hollister in New York
If you’re a fan of Abercrombie & Fitch, then let me introduce you to its little brother named Hollister. They share similar style, bit its less pricey. Hollister is a good place to go shopping in New York. As part of the company “Abercrombie & Fitch”, the Californian brand “Hollister” store is located in SoHo just across Victoria Secret and near the Adidas store. I will go more into... 


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... 


The Cecil: A modern restaurant in Harlem - CLOSED

The Cecil: A modern restaurant in Harlem - CLOSED
Harlem is not just a place for churches, gospel masses or jazz clubs. You can also find delicious places like The Cecil, an Afro-asia-American restaurant bar. Here is the detailed description of this great place in Harlem to make you want to go try it out.Summary : The Cecil: A modern restaurant in Harlem ├ What is The Cecil? ├ What is the atmosphere like at The Cecil? ├ What can you eat... 


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... 


The New York Marriott Marquis Hotel in Times Square

The New York Marriott Marquis Hotel in Times Square
This hotel is really big and impressive with it's 45 floors, over 2000 rooms, 12 elevators, 3 restaurants (one of them is panoramic), a theater, a huge fitness room ... And all this in the middle of Times Square. I'll give you a virtual tour of this place. I'm sure that after reading the article, you’ll want to reserve your stay there, or at least have dinner or an evening at one of their restaurants.Summary : The... 


Restaurants located in Times Square for New Year’s Eve

Restaurants located in Times Square for New Year’s Eve
A number of you are looking for a restaurant in Times Square to eat and watch the famous Ball Drop at midnight on New Year’s Eve. It’s a great idea but theoretically it’s more complex in reality since Times Square is mostly surrounded by shops and only a handful of restaurants which are not the best in town!! 🙁 If you’re up for it, here’s a list of restaurants of your choice 😉 I’m... 


The NikeTown store in New York - CLOSED

The NikeTown store in New York - CLOSED
Sportswear lovers visiting New York will love the NikeTown store.There's a new store in town Nike House of Innovation opened in November 2018.Summary : The NikeTown store in New York ├ What is the NikeTown store in New York? ├ Want to buy something in NikeTown? └ ConclusionWhat is the NikeTown store in New York? It is located on 5th Avenue, across from Louis Vuitton (at 57th Street). NikeTown... 


The Avengers S.T.A.T.I.O.N. exhibition at Discovery Times Square

The Avengers S.T.A.T.I.O.N. exhibition at Discovery Times Square
The Discovery Times Square is a center for temporary exhibitions. The exhibits are always very interactive, inviting you to participate and be part of the exhibition. One of the exhibits that drew my attention is the Avengers one. I became a fan of the Avengers after the Marvel's saga. I just went to the exhibition and wanted to share with you my experience. I have no photos of the interior of the... 


NYCTT Portfolio: "VJ Day in Times Square"

NYCTT Portfolio:
The “NYCTT Portfolio” is a new category of the blog, in which I invite you to participate by sending pictures of different places of New York.Summary : NYCTT Portfolio: "VJ Day in Times Square" ├ What is the portfolio category in NYCTT? ├ How do you know which picture to send? ├ Where to send the photos? ├ Where was the site chosen to launch the portfolio category? ├ Address of the... 


Get Levi's Jeans at really economic prices at OMG stores

Get Levi's Jeans at really economic prices at OMG stores
In New York, many places sell Levi's Jeans, but the best deal I found is in OMG chain stores. If you have better plans, or if you already bought in OMG, let me know in the NYCTT forum.Summary : Get Levi's Jeans at really economic prices at OMG stores ├ The advantages of the OMG stores ├ History of New York OMG └ The OMG stores in New YorkThe advantages of the OMG stores   - They really... 


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... 


Kittichai Restaurant: a lounge, modern and romantic place in New York - CLOSED

Kittichai Restaurant: a lounge, modern and romantic place in New York - CLOSED
CLOSED 🙁 If you’re looking for a very nice restaurant with electronic music in the background (like the Hotel Costes), a dim lit place for a perfect lounge ambiance,  and very succulent and affordable dishes, I recommend that you go to Kittichai 😉Summary : Kittichai Restaurant: a lounge, modern and romantic place in New York ├ What's the Kittichai like? ├ An unusual tip for this restaurant ├... 


4 Vintage stores in New York

4 Vintage stores in New York
In New York there are a huge amount of vintage shops, but not all of them sells interesting items. Those 4 independent stores are located in East Village and West Village that will allow you to find the best clothes, accessories, and vintage books at any price. You'll find real treasures. 😉 Vintage Style lovers will completely empty their wallet.Summary : 4 Vintage stores in New York ├... 


Where to buy sneakers and Converse in New York?

Where to buy sneakers and Converse in New York?
You want to buy Converse or sneakers in a shop in New York but you don’t know where. Don’t worry, I got you covered 😉 There are several options in NYC. Obviously there is a lot of stores like Adidas Store, Nike Store, Footlocker, Champs, Foot Action ... but I recommend going to most hidden shops.Summary : Where to buy sneakers and Converse in New York? ├ Which are the best sneakers stores... 


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...