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Where to take the best pictures of New York?

Where to take the best pictures of New York?
For photography amateurs, New York is the perfect city to take pictures: thanks to its famous skyscrapers, the New York architecture, and the different perspectives of NYC... In this article I try to give my best tips to take great photos of New York from different places. I'm not able to indicate all of them but those which draw my attention 😉Summary : Where to take the best pictures of New... 


Discover the One World Observatory

Discover the One World Observatory
About 11 years after the attacks of September 11, history is being re-written in New York with the opening of a new observatory: One World Observatory. On May 29, 2015, the day of the official opening, I went there 2 times in order to provide you enough information and photos showing the inside of the building... and I also met the Mayor of New York, Bill de Blasio! ☺Summary : Discover the... 


Enjoy the 4th of July in New York: Macy’s Fireworks

Enjoy the 4th of July in New York: Macy’s Fireworks
The 4th of July Fireworks are without a doubt an event that you have to attend if you’re in New York during this time. Every year since the declaration of Independence on July 4th 1776 the United States welcomes Independence Day with great enthusiasm. In New York, the event is celebrated in the evening with fireworks sponsored by Macy’s, the department store. In this article, you’ll find all... 


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... 


230 Fifth Rooftop: The bar with panoramic view over the Empire State Building

230 Fifth Rooftop: The bar with panoramic view over the Empire State Building
The 230 Fifth Rooftop is a bar you must visit in New York. It's one of my favorite places to have fun in New York.Summary 230 Fifth Rooftop: The bar with panoramic view over the Empire State Building ├ How's the 230 Fifth Rooftop? ├ What's the atmosphere of the rooftop? ├ What to eat or drink? ├ How much will you spend at the 230 Fifth Rooftop? ├ What is the... 


When to visit the Empire State Building and the Top of the Rock?

When to visit the Empire State Building and the Top of the Rock?
If you’re traveling to New York, I assume you are looking forward to visit the Empire State Building or the Top of the Rock. Do you know when it's better to visit both observatories? I’m giving you options visit them in the best possible way: - Discover the best of New York - Discover both sides of New York: day and night - Avoid long lines - Take the time to snap great picturesSummary When... 


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... 


The Rooftop Refinery, one of my favorite places in New York

The Rooftop Refinery, one of my favorite places in New York
For a night out in New York, there is nothing more impressive than going to a rooftop bar. Are these bars with a large terrace a few meters high in a skyscraper. The views from there are breathtaking. I've been to different rooftops in New York, 230 Fifth, the Skylark, The Ides in Williamsburg ... but the Rooftop Refinery is truly one of my favorites. It has a breathtaking view of the Empire State... 


The Cloisters: Is it worth visiting it during your trip to New York?

The Cloisters: Is it worth visiting it during your trip to New York?
Some of you have asked if The Cloisters are really worth a visit. I will try to introduce you this museum that I had the chance to visit last spring and we will notice that I posted a number of pictures in this article.Summary : The Cloisters: Is it worth visiting it during your trip to New York? ├ What’s the history behind The Cloisters ├ What can you discover in “The Cloisters” ├... 


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? ├ Who goes to Lucy’s Cantina... 


How to visit the Statue of Liberty and Ellis Island?

How to visit the Statue of Liberty and Ellis Island?
The Statue of Liberty is a must-see attraction if you’re traveling to New York. Miss Liberty is omnipresent, you can even see the Statue before landing! You can see it from Manhattan, the ferry, from a helicopter, you can even visit the crown! Right next to Liberty island, I invite you to explore Ellis Island which now houses the Museum of Immigration. A place full of history and emotion!Summary : How... 


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... 


Adorama Rental Co: the best store in New York to rent photo equipment

Adorama Rental Co: the best store in New York to rent photo equipment
If you want to rent a camera and/or video equipment at a good price in New York, Adorama Rental Co is a real good deal in NY.Summary : Adorama Rental Co: the best store in New York to rent camera equipment ├ What kind of equipment will you find at Adorama Rental Co? ├ What are the rates at Adorama Rental Co? ├ How to rent equipment at the Adorama Rental Co? ├ When to make the reservation... 


NYCTT Portfolio: Brooklyn Bridge Park

NYCTT Portfolio: Brooklyn Bridge Park
Let me introduce you to a new category of NYCTT: the portfolios. It’s kind of a photo collection on specific themes. This one is about The Brooklyn Bridge Park and its panoramic view of Manhattan. It is a very nice park that offers a unique view of New York. If you went there and took some pictures, you can now share them with us!Summary : NYCTT Portfolio: Brooklyn Bridge Park ├ What is this... 


Chart House, a restaurant in New Jersey with a nice view over Manhattan (A NYCTT by Olivier)

Chart House, a restaurant in New Jersey with a nice view over Manhattan (A NYCTT by Olivier)
Olivier and Stephanie, NYCTT community members, share with us a good deal for a restaurant in New York: The Chart House. The restaurant is not in Manhattan, nor in New York City, it is on the other side of the Hudson River, in Weehawken, New Jersey. It offers an amazing view over New York’s skyline. I want to thank you for sharing with us your experience. Remember, if you want to share with us a... 


Winter tips to drink, eat and enjoy amazing views in New York

Winter tips to drink, eat and enjoy amazing views in New York
For your next upcoming trip to New York, you might want to visit some cute and friendly bars/restaurants with amazing views of the city. I recommend 7 bars/restaurants for you to try during the winter season in New York!!! Summary: Winter tips to drink, eat and enjoy amazing views in New York ├ The Center Bar – 10 Columbus Circle ├ The Celsius – Bryant Park ├ The Gaonnuri ├ The Haven Rooftop ├...