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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... 


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... 


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... 


Where to buy souvenirs at a good price in New York?

Where to buy souvenirs at a good price in New York?
You want to purchase original or classic souvenirs of New York but do not know where to buy them? There are several touristic stores in NYC where you can find typical souvenirs at a good price.Summary : Where to buy souvenirs at a good price in New York? ├ Where to buy souvenirs “I Love New York”? ├ Souvenirs of NYC and USA sport teams: ├ Where to purchase unique T-shirts? └ Do you... 


Dinosaur BAR-B-QUE in Harlem and Brooklyn

Dinosaur BAR-B-QUE in Harlem and Brooklyn
Dinosaur Bar-B-Que is a typical American restaurant. When you are going into one of those restaurants in NY, you’ll have the impression of going to a Mountain house somewhere else but NY.Summary : Dinosaur BAR-B-QUE in Harlem and Brooklyn ├ How is the mood in Dinosaur Bar-B-Que? ├ What can you  eat at Bar-B-Que? ├ The Bar-B-Que good plan ├ Bar-B-Que Locations └ ConclusionHow is... 


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…... 


Zacky's: Another option to buy sneakers and converse in New York - CLOSED

Zacky's: Another option to buy sneakers and converse in New York - CLOSED
I know you are not going to New York especially to purchase Converse. However, I assume that if you find a very good deal... you’ll buy them! Above all if you’re visiting New York with your ​​kids 😉 In this post, I give one of my best advices to find shoes and sneakers at a good price. Zacky's is on Broadway in NoHo, at about 500 meters south of Union Square.Summary : Zacky's: Another...