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S'MAC and its macaroni & cheese

S'MAC and its macaroni & cheese
In the North American culinary culture, the inevitable burgers and bagels are known the best, but there are also many other things. With S'mac, you will discover another US specialty: the Macaroni & Cheese !!Summary : S'MAC and its macaroni & cheese ├ What's S'MAC? ├ What is the atmosphere of S'MAC? ├ What can you eat and drink in S'MAC? ├ What are the prices? ├... 


The Life Hotel, a historic building in the NoMad area of New York

The Life Hotel, a historic building in the NoMad area of New York
The Life Hotel has a perfect location in the NoMAd neighborhood, NOrth of MADdison Square Park. The building is old, but the hotel is very recent, with a restaurant that has just opened a couple of months ago.Summary The Life Hotel, a historic building in the NoMad area of New York ├ History of the Life Hotel ├ How is the hotel? ├ How are the rooms? ├ What are the good... 


Troquet, a piece of France in SoHo

Troquet, a piece of France in SoHo
SoHo is a must-see neighborhood when you visit New York. But visiting such a big city makes you hungry (and thirsty)! Troquet is a perfect place to take a break and taste something different.Summary Troquet, a piece of France in SoHo ├ History of Troquet ├ How is Troquet? ├ What does Troquet serve? ├ Where is Troquet and when does it open? └ ConclusionHistory... 


Discover The Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum

Discover The Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum
On your next trip to New York, make sure to schedule your visits as best as you can and take some time to see The Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum. Should you visit this museum located on Pier 86 on an aircraft carrier along the Hudson displaying planes like F16, helicopters, a Concorde and even a spaceship? I will try to answer to all of your questions in this article but I personally recommend... 


Visit the Greenwood Cemetery in Brooklyn (NYCTT by Mika)

Visit the Greenwood Cemetery in Brooklyn (NYCTT by Mika)
Mika has just returned from New York, as it was not his first time, he likes to visit different places. One of them is the Green-Wood Cemetery in Brooklyn. I remind you that if you want to share your own experience in New York, you can follow a few simple steps that are indicated here. Guillermo NYCTTSummary : Visit the Greenwood Cemetery in Brooklyn (NYCTT by Mika) ├ Where is the... 


Mulberry Project, a speakeasy in Little Italy (New York City travel Tip from Cyrielle)

Mulberry Project, a speakeasy in Little Italy (New York City travel Tip from Cyrielle)
Cyrielle shares with us one of her favorite places she discovered during her trip to New York: the speakeasy bar "Project Mulberry". Located in Little Italy, the restaurant has no signs at its entrance and is hidden. It’s like a New Yorker ‘speakeasy which was created in the days of Prohibition when alcohol was banned from sale. I will let Cyrielle tell you her experience. Meanwhile, I remind... 


VU Rooftop Bar, a small roof top near Empire State Building - CLOSED

VU Rooftop Bar, a small roof top near Empire State Building - CLOSED
Rooftop bars located on top of the buildings are very popular in New York City. They have incredible views over some of the cities greatest buildings. That’s the case at the VU Rooftop Bar, from wich you can't miss the Empire State Building.Summary : VU Rooftop Bar, a small roof top near Empire State Building ├ How is the VU Rooftop Bar? ├ How are the Rooftops decorations? ├... 


The Bubba Gump restaurant in Times Square (a New York City Travel Tip from Michael)

The Bubba Gump restaurant in Times Square (a New York City Travel Tip from Michael)
Michael and his family has just returned from New York. They wanted to dine at the famous Bubba Gump restaurant in Times Square. He shares in this post his experience at this restaurant. I will let Michael explain to you how it went. I remind you that if you want to share your best tips in New York, review this article in NYCTT. Guillermo NYCTT.The Bubba Gump restaurant in Times Square – a New... 


Shake Shack: one of the best burgers in New York

Shake Shack: one of the best burgers in New York
Are you looking for the best burgers in town? Then go to Shake Shack!!! As a matter of fact, you probably won't miss the long waiting line at the Madison Square Park’s central alley. Keep in mind that if there’s such a crowd and especially locals then it surely means that it’s really worth it. I want you to enjoy since it’s cheap and delicious!!!Summary: Shake Shack: one of the best burgers... 


Where are the best beaches in New York? Long Island, the Bronx, Brooklyn, New Jersey

Where are the best beaches in New York? Long Island, the Bronx, Brooklyn, New Jersey
If you want to refresh yourself during the summer in New York, take a quick trip to nearby beaches all the way to Long Island. These selected beaches are the closest one to NYC and are ideal for an afternoon swim in July and August, even in June and September (from Memorial Day till Labor Day, season is extended to September 10 in 2017) if the weather and lifeguards permit. Even though, not so many... 


HBO Shop, the store where to find goodies from your favorite series

HBO Shop, the store where to find goodies from your favorite series
HBO Shop is a shop where you will find a multitude of items and objects of your favorite programs and series. You’d better take care of your wallet!Summary HBO Shop, the shop where to find goodies from your favorite series ├ History of the company HBO ├ What can you find in the HBO Shop? ├ How much does it cost? ├ Where is the HBO Shop? └ ConclusionHistory... 


Ichiumi Restaurant an Asian Buffet in New York City

Ichiumi Restaurant an Asian Buffet in New York City
If you're looking for an Asian restaurant in New York were you can have a buffet, then go to the side of the Empire State Building, to Ichiumi. The choice and quality is what makes this all-you-can-eat different!!Summary : Ichiumi Restaurant an Asian Buffet in New York City ├ What can you eat? ├ Is the food really good at the buffet? ├ Is the food fresh? ├ What are... 


The Roosevelt Island Tramway

The Roosevelt Island Tramway
There are many ways to get around New York: metro, bus, taxi, CitiBike, and perhaps you never heard about this one, but there is also a cable car! It goes from Manhattan to Roosevelt Island. I’ll tell you all you need know about it, its history, where to find it, how much does it cost and more 😉Summary : The Roosevelt Island Tramway ├ The history of the Roosevelt Island tramway ├ What... 


Where can you find the best cookie in New York? At Levain Bakery of course!!!

Where can you find the best cookie in New York? At Levain Bakery of course!!!
For a while, I wanted to try cookies at Levain Bakery since I've heard very good things about this place. They offer the best cookie deals in New York.Since I believe only what I see or taste for that matter, I had to venture on the Upper East Side to try that cookie for myself!!Summary Where can you find the best cookie in New York? At Levain Bakery of course!!! ├ A little history about... 


The Butcher’s Daughter: A juice bar and more!

The Butcher’s Daughter: A juice bar and more!
In New York, eating healthy means adopting a vegetarian or gluten free lifestyle! The Butcher’s Daughter is part of that trend! The Butcher’s Daughter is a juice bar but also serves coffee and is essentially a vegetarian restaurant. Created in 2012 by Heather Tierney who own 2 additional spots: the cocktail bar Apotheke and the Mexican restaurant Pulqueria, both located in Chinatown. After noticing... 


The Empire State Building: a must-do for any traveler

The Empire State Building: a must-do for any traveler
The Empire State Building is one of the most famous skyscrapers in New York and the United States. It is one of the must-see buildings for any traveler visiting New York! Follow your guide 😉Summary  The Empire State Building ├ How is the Empire State Building? ├ When to visit the ESB? ├ How much does it cost to visit the Empire State Building? └ Another good plan?History the... 


Planning group visits to New York

Planning group visits to New York
If you want to travel to New York with a group of people (more than 6), you will need to anticipate almost everything. I will try to give you the best  detailed tips for your “before & during’’ trip. The most important thing; define what you want to do, where you want to stay, what you want to visit… Then do your reservations.Summary : How to visit New York (for groups) ├... 


Go for a walk and discover the High Line in New York

Go for a walk and discover the High Line in New York
If there’s a place I recommend 100% while visiting New York, it’s the High Line!!! Since the opening of this elevated and original promenade, it allows you to discover New York from a different angle. Let me explain to you the history, the design, what you can do and where you gain access to the High Line.Summary : Go for a walk and discover the High Line in New York ├ The history of... 


Lobster tasting at Chelsea Market (a great tip from Diane)

Lobster tasting at Chelsea Market (a great tip from Diane)
This new tip from the New York City Travel Tips community was given from Diane who had the chance to taste some lobsters at Chelsea Market. In this cute temple of gourmet food called Chelsea Market (a must see in New York just like the High Line located right above), you’ll find a number of small shops and some delicious little restaurants. During her last trip in New York, Diane tried the Lobster... 


Adrienne’s Pizzabar, the best pizza in Wall Street

Adrienne’s Pizzabar, the best pizza in Wall Street
During a visit of Wall Street and the Financial District, I strongly recommend to stop by Adrienne’s Pizzabar. This Italian pizza restaurant is located in the heart of Wall Street is a great addition in this part of the city.Summary Adrienne’s Pizzabar, the best pizza in Wall Street ├ What can we eat at Adrienne’s Pizzabar? ├ Should you order one slice of pizza per person? ├... 


Meet the Borough of Queens: tours, walks, museums, housing...

Meet the Borough of Queens: tours, walks, museums, housing...
If you go to New York and are eager to discover more than just Manhattan, you could go to Queens. In this article I am going to indicate what you may see in Queens: museums, parks, neighborhoods... 😉Summary  Meet the Borough of Queens: tours, walks, museums, housing... ├ The geography and demography of Queens ├ What are the main neighborhoods of Queens to discover? ├ Can... 


Carlos Bake Shop, The Cake Boss bakery in New York

Carlos Bake Shop, The Cake Boss bakery in New York
If you have cable TV access, then chances are you have heard of Cake Boss, the 4th generation baker that creates crazy pastries from his talent and imagination! The original Carlos Bake Shop is located in Hoboken (New Jersey) but you can visit their other location near Time Square.Summary Carlos Bake Shop, The baker that does the impossible in New York ├ The Bakery’s history ├... 


Discover the new Adidas store on 5th Avenue

Discover the new Adidas store on 5th Avenue
Adidas opened up a new store on December 2016 in New York, a store that proudly wears the Adidas brand with pride. Before there was only one Adidas store located on Broadway, NoHo, but this new store is bigger compared to the older one. I was able to go there myself on my last visit in New York.Summary Discover the new Adidas store on 5th Ave ├ Why is Adidas located on 5th Ave? ├... 


Discover Gantry Plaza State Park in Queens

Discover Gantry Plaza State Park in Queens
If you want to enjoy Manhattan skyline from a different view other than Brooklyn Heights, I recommend visiting the Gantry Plaza State Park in Queens. You’ll discover former docks restored in waterfront promenade, picnic tables and benches designed to fully enjoy the magnificent view Manhattan is offering especially on the Empire State, the Chrysler Building and the UN building.Summary Discover... 


Marriott Hotel: a very chic hotel with its rotating bar "The View Lounge" on a magnificent Times Square view.

Marriott Hotel: a very chic hotel with its rotating bar
In this hotel located in Times Square, you have 3 reasons to check-in: - Firstly: a TKTS booth is located on the first floor on the right side of the building. - The second reason is to have the opportunity to spend a night or more at this beautiful hotel. - The third reason is to enjoy a meal or a drink at the top of the building in its bar "The  View Lounge".Summary : Marriott Hotel: a...