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Local Hostel, a new generation hostel in Long Island City

Local Hostel, a new generation hostel in Long Island City
Hostels are a good plan to stay at a good price in many cities around the world and also in New York. They don’t always have a good reputation, as they are inexpensive places, one assumes they’re old, and the beds are worn out. I decided to give them the benefit of the doubt and try one out for myself.Summary : Local Hostel, a new generation hostel in Long Island City ├/span> How is... 


The Wyndham Garden Long Island City, an economic hotel near Manhattan

The Wyndham Garden Long Island City, an economic hotel near Manhattan
If you’ re searching for a well located hotel in New York and for a good price, the Wyndham Garden Long Island City can be one of your best options. I just stayed there and I liked it a lot.Summary : The Wyndham Garden Long Island City, an economic hotel near Manhattan ├ Where is the Wyndham Garden in New York? ├ How much does it cost to stay at the Wyndham Garden Long Island... 


3 options for an affordable hotel in New York

3 options for an affordable hotel in New York
Many of you have asked me: “Hey, do you know where I can stay in New York on a budget?” Me: “Yes of course!!” 🙂 🙂 New York City is an expensive destination and I have some great recommendations if you want to save money ! 😉Summary: 3 options for an affordable hotel in New York ├ How to find a cheap hotel or apartment in New York? ├ Brooklyn ├ New Jersey ├... 


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... 


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... 


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... 


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... 


LIC Market, a local and authentic restaurant in Long Island City

LIC Market, a local and authentic restaurant in Long Island City
If you’re on your way to Long Island City or the borough of Queens to visit the 5 points and /or the great Moma PS1 then you should treat yourself at this small and cute restaurant. LIC Market is the perfect choice for lunch or dinner, weekday breakfast or weekend brunch. What is the setting of LIC Market? This Queen’s restaurant can seat 30 people and is fashionably decorated with wood details... 


5 Pointz: the Graffiti Mecca of New York

5 Pointz: the Graffiti Mecca of New York
5 pointz is an exhibition space dedicated to Street Art located in Long Island City, Queens. Five Pointz is considered the “Graffiti Mecca” of the world but unfortunately; it’s vowing to disappear soon. First of all, Five Pointz is also called “5 Pointz”, “5 Pointz Aerosol Art Center, Inc” or “5 Pointz The Institute of Higher Burnin”. 5 Pointz refers to New York City’s 5 boroughs...