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Visit New York in 1 day: it’s possible!!!

Visit New York in 1 day: it’s possible!!!
When I say “visit New York in 1 day: it’s possible”, of course you won’t be able to see as much as if you were staying for 1 or 2 weeks or even a month. And yes, I agree, I must admit, it’s a bit presumptuous. Nonetheless, I can guaranty you it’s possible to see the majority of the attractions in New York. This is going to be a very busy and exhausting day, but trust me you’ll be amazed!!! So... 


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... 


Cupping Room Café, a charming restaurant in Soho

Cupping Room Café, a charming restaurant in Soho
During my last stay 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 of food do they have there? ├... 


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 you to try one of Eileen’s Special Cheesecakes and here’s why: -Their cheesecakes are very delicious -The owner Eileen is a very nice person and you can ask her anything about her cheesecakes, or New York, and the tourists and the locals that go to her store. Summary : Eileen’s special Cheese Cakes: The best cheese cakes in New York ├ History on Eileen’s Special Cheesecakes ├... 


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 base 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... 


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... 


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 York The advantages of the OMG stores   - They really... 


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 ├... 


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... 


Is it really necessary to taste the Dominique Ansel Bakery cronuts?

Is it really necessary to taste the Dominique Ansel Bakery cronuts?
The famous Dominique Ansel’s Cronuts are now known in the entire world. It is a veritable marketing product! But the question here is, if they are good enough to wait in line for hours before tasting one. I’m going to tell you my experience… And at the end, read the exclusive interview with Dominique Ansel for NYCTT. Summary : Is it really necessary to taste the Dominique Ansel Bakery cronuts? ├... 


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: ├... 


Pearl River Mart, a great place to shop on Broadway!

Pearl River Mart, a great place to shop on Broadway!
Here’s another article from Floriane, our girly blog writer from New York City Travel Tips: If you happen to walk toward Canal Street then you can’t miss Pearl River Mart, a 3 level Chinese supermarket. But you must wonder why this supermarket is lost in Soho away from Chinatown? What can you find at Pearl River Mart? Come on, let’s go! Summary : Pearl River Mart, a great place to shop on... 


Top 15 vegetarian and vegan restaurants in New York City

Top 15 vegetarian and vegan restaurants in New York City
If you’re either a vegetarian or a vegan and you’re planning to travel to New York soon, don’t worry because here are the top 15 vegetarian and vegan in New York! As a matter of fact, I have compiled a list of the best vegetarian and vegan restaurants (even gluten free) around town with different cuisines including: Asian, American, Continental, romantic settings and even gourmet food trucks. Angelica... 


Top 10 best Burritos in New York

Top 10 best Burritos in New York
New York is a city where you’re very lucky to taste some great specialties from all around the world, especially Mexican Burritos since a big Mexican community lives in New York. I have selected the 10 ten best burritos in New York and believe me, some are just heavenly!!! Let’s find some Mexican flavors in New York! 🙂 Summary: The 10 best Burritos in New York ├ Dos Toros ├ Korilla BBQ...