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The top 10 Jazz clubs in New York

The top 10 Jazz clubs in New York
A number of you have asked where you can enjoy en evening in a Jazz club in New York. I have selected 10 of the coolest Jazz clubs in NYC. As usual, these are only suggestions: it’s really up to you to follow it. It is ranked by alphabetical order since it is rather difficult to arrange the venues in a precise order. It is your choice to pick a club according to their lineup, ambiance, rate and location... 


The New York Botanical Garden in the Bronx

The New York Botanical Garden in the Bronx
The New York Botanical Garden in the Bronx, is simply one of the finest and largest gardens in the world. It's a place you can always discover throughout the four seasons of the year. The photographs I use in my post were taken during a visit in early October. Of course if you go in a different season, the Botanical Garden of NYC will have a different look:-)Summary : The New York Botanical Garden... 


The Skylark, a modern rooftop venue in New York

The Skylark, a modern rooftop venue in New York
The city of New York is famous for its rooftops and precisely a location that just opened 5 years ago called “The Skylark”. Of course, you won’t see Luke Skywalker but you will enter a very hip place offering magnificent views on Times Square and the Empire State Building you won’t see anywhere else!!! I won’t keep you waiting so let me describe this place for you.Summary : The Skylark,... 


Boerum Hill Guest House, a charming apartment in Brooklyn

Boerum Hill Guest House, a charming apartment in Brooklyn
The price of hotels in New York can be very high and it can be more convenient to rent an apartment. Boerum Hill Guest House is one of the options that may interest you if you don’t want to spend all your budget on accommodation.Summary Boerum Hill Guest House, a charming apartment in Brooklyn ├ Where is Boreum Hill Guest House located? ├ How is the apartment? ├ What else... 


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? ├... 


Lucy’s Cantina Royale, A rooftop Bar in New York

Lucy’s Cantina Royale, A rooftop Bar in New York
 This bar looks like it would be located in a beach, but its not its located near Madison Square Garden.Summary : Lucy’s Cantina Royale, A rooftop Bar in New York ├ How is Lucy’s Cantina Royale? ├ What are the decorations like? ├ What are their specialties? ├ What kind of food can you eat there? ├ What do I recommend? ├ What is the atmosphere like? ├... 


Roberta’s, a delicious and authentic pizza in Brooklyn

Roberta’s, a delicious and authentic pizza in Brooklyn
If you’re looking for an authentic and local place where you can enjoy a delicious pizza, try Roberta’s, the best pizza in Brooklyn.Summary : Titre de l'article ├ How’s the interior design at Roberta’s? ├ Who goes to Roberta’s? ├ What can we eat? ├ What’s the best about eating at Roberta’s? ├ What Roberta’s offers? ├ Where's Roberta’s located? └ Roberta’s contact... 


What’s the best neighborhood for housing in New York according to your taste and budget?

What’s the best neighborhood for housing in New York according to your taste and budget?
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American Museum of Natural History

American Museum of Natural History
The American Museum of Natural History (AMNH) is one of the largest museums in the world. It is also an internationally renowned scientific and cultural institution. Visiting the AMNH is discovering the origins of man, animals, civilizations and also financing the research team of the museum. You do not have to be experts in natural sciences to understand and appreciate the exhibits of AMNH. This... 


Burger and Lobster, a really good place to eat lobster in New York

Burger and Lobster, a really good place to eat lobster in New York
In New York eating lobster is very common, and unlike other places it’s not very expensive! I have already recommended a few other places to eat lobster but Burger and Lobster is my favorite. There is nothing better than the quality, price, and atmosphere.Summary : Burger and Lobster, a really good place to eat lobster in New York ├ History of the Burger and Lobster Restaurant ├... 


The Yotel, a hip and modern hotel with great value in New York

The Yotel, a hip and modern hotel with great value in New York
Are you looking for a hotel for your next trip to New York? Yotel might be a good option for you because of its decor, attractive prices and proximity to Times Square. After spending few days at this location, here are some of the characteristics of the Yotel you may want to know before booking.Summary The Yotel, a hip and modern hotel with great value in New York ├ How’s the style at... 


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... 


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... 


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) ├...