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Approved apartments by the NYCTT community

Approved apartments by the NYCTT community
If you are planning to travel to NYC soon, and you want to rent an apartment but don’t know how and you are afraid of being cheated, no worries. I’m going to give you a list of trusted apartments. Travelers have rented the apartments you are about to see and shared their experience with Alex (Les Bons Plans pour un Voyage à New York). If you don’t ever hear about him, check it on "About us". You... 


Good tips for a shopping session in New York: Burlington Coat Factory

Good tips for a shopping session in New York: Burlington Coat Factory
If you're getting ready for your trip to New York and your not sure of what to pack, don't worry because you can always go shopping in New York. A lot of people travel to New York City to take advantage of the shopping deals they'll find there. Century 21 is one of best places to find good deals on clothes and also Burlington Coat Factory.Summary : Good tips for a good shopping session in New... 


Jersey Gardens, the other outlet close to New York and a great shopping tip in New York

Jersey Gardens, the other outlet close to New York and a great shopping tip in New York
Can’t find what you’re looking for in Manhattan’ stores even after shopping in and around Macy’s, Times Square or Soho on Broadway. Try Jersey Garden, a real cool outlet when you can shop until you drop and pack your suitcase as much as possible 🙂Summary Jersey Garden, the other outlet close to New York and a great shopping tip in New York ├ Some of the stores at Jersey Gardens... 


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 share with you my experience of this museum that I had the chance to visit at spring time. Follow me!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 ? ├ What’s the best tip about this museum ? ├... 


Jacob Restaurant, Soul Food & Salad Bar in Harlem

Jacob Restaurant, Soul Food & Salad Bar in Harlem
In the heart of Harlem, Jacob Restaurant is a small restaurant you may not see when visiting the neighborhood. But don’t miss it, the food is delicious! It is a perfect place to taste typical Soul Food dishes at a good price.Summary Jacob Restaurant, Soul Food & Salad Bar in Harlem ├ What can you eat at Jacob Restaurant? ├ What can you eat at Jacob Restaurant? ├ What kind... 


The New York: FREE museums, cultural centers, zoo’s...

The New York: FREE museums, cultural centers, zoo’s...
Looking for fun things to do in New York at a low cost. There are a lot of places open to everyone without having to spend a single dollar. But be aware, however, some of these museums or venues are not "free" every day.Summary The New York: FREE museums, cultural centers, zoo’s... ├ These locations are always free ├ The places with free admission at least once a week ├ “Pay... 


Nannybag, a safe place to leave your suitcase in New York City

Nannybag, a safe place to leave your suitcase in New York City
If you are staying in an apartment in New York, the owner may not allow you to leave your bags there on the day of your arrival or departure from the city. Most hotels can store your luggage, but if not, you have to find a solution for your suitcases. I had tried before City Copilot which is not bad. But I just tested Nannybag and now it's my favorite. It is more economical and more convenient.Summary Nannybag,... 


Broadway In Bryant Park 2018: free shows, all summer

Broadway In Bryant Park 2018: free shows, all summer
If you want to see a Broadway show when visiting New York, I suggest a visit to Bryant Park every Thursday at 12:00 pm. Why? Because all shows are for free. When? From July 12 to August 18.Summary Broadway In Bryant Park 2018: free shows, all summer ├ Are those Broadway shows legit? ├ How’s the event? ├ Is it really for free? ├ My tips to attend the shows ├... 


Top free outdoor Pools in New York

Top free outdoor Pools in New York
Summers are often scorching hot in New York so it’s always great to cool off by a pool! New York is home to a number of great pools located in the 5 boroughs. Here is a non-exhaustive list of public pools that will welcome you for free starting June to September. These outdoor pools offers services including food vendors, barbecue areas, skate parks and other sports area (baseball, handball, soccer,... 


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... 


All New York Tours to do as a couple or family

All New York Tours to do as a couple or family
During a trip, each of us have preferences. Some of us like to go on an "adventure" with a backpack on, others want to take it easy and ask for "comfort" and "piece of mind". My strongest advice is to plan ahead when you're going to New York City! You'll get the best rates for you flight and hotel, you'll have time to compare the different activities and choose the ones you want to do... There's a... 


The New York Bryant Park Summer Film Festival 2018

The New York Bryant Park Summer Film Festival 2018
If you’re planning to watch an outdoor movie in the city among New Yorkers then come to the Bryant Park Summer Film Festival!!! The festival also called the Bryant Park Summer Film Festival schedules movies all summer long in Bryant Park.Summary: The New York Bryant Park Summer Festival ├ When movies are being scheduled? ├ What’s the entrance fee to watch a screening at Bryant... 


Watch the Manhattanhenge in May and July 2018 in New York

Watch the Manhattanhenge in May and July 2018 in New York
During the year, you’ll be able to witness a spectacular phenomenon in New York, the Manhattanhenge. It’s a really great tip in New York since you just have to stand in a particular direction and enjoy the show. I'll explain everything you need to know about this event which takes place every year in New York: how, when and where it occurs and of course, you’ll get to see some great photos!!!Index  Watch... 


Grand Central Terminal, a City in the City (A NYCTT by Florent)

Grand Central Terminal, a City in the City (A NYCTT by Florent)
In this article, Florent makes us discover one of the most beautiful sights in New York: Grand Central Terminal Not just a train station, there are so much more to see. I will let Florent tell her experience. If you want to do an article for NYCTT, I invite you to read this article in which I explain everything. Guillermo NYCTT Grand Central Terminal, a city in the city - A New York City Travel Tip... 


The Staten Island Ferry

The Staten Island Ferry
The Staten Island Ferry is completely free! For a short stay in New York City, it's a perfect way to get closer to the Statue of Liberty! If you wan't to save money too, since you can take it day or night and avoid paying for a boat tour around Manhattan.Summary : The Staten Island Ferry ├ History of Staten Island Ferry ├ Where to embark? ├ What are the hours of operation? ├... 


Great tips to watch a baseball New York Yankees game at Yankee Stadium

Great tips to watch a baseball New York Yankees game at Yankee Stadium
If you're interested in watching a baseball game in New York then you may want to go to the Yankee Stadium and see the NY Yankees! Let me give you some recommendations for you to enjoy the game to its fullest.Summary Great tips to watch a baseball New York Yankees game at Yankees Stadium ├ Where are the best seats? ├ Great tip for the Yankee Stadium ├ Can you go to any section... 


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... 


Discover the Street Art in Bushwick (Brooklyn)

Discover the Street Art in Bushwick (Brooklyn)
If you're a fan of street art, then Bushwick (Brooklyn) is a must-see on your trip to New York !!! And if you're not a big fan like me before, go for it anyway because you will inevitably return conquered ... as I've been. 😉 Anyway in this article, I will do everything I can to make you want to go, showing you dozens of photos, and by explaining both the history of this area of Brooklyn and street... 


How to visit the Metropolitan Museum of Art?

How to visit the Metropolitan Museum of Art?
The MET or Metropolitan Museum of Art is one of the most emblematic museums in the city of New York museums. It is one of the world's largest Museum of art along with the British Museum in London, both for its size, the number of visitors, number of artworks such as the quality of these. In this article, I'll present this museum and explain everything you need to know to make the most of your visit.Summary : How... 


The Sales calendar for a great shopping in New York!!!

The Sales calendar for a great shopping in New York!!!
New York is a great city for shopping and if you add sales then that’s even better!! In shops and outlets, prices are already low compared to European prices so if you can enjoy additional savings on your trip to New York then why not? In the United States and particularly in New York, clothes are much cheaper than in Europe. This is especially true for American brands. Therefore, it’s always... 


Century 21: The best shopping tip in New York

Century 21: The best shopping tip in New York
If you want to do some shopping while you are in New York, then Century 21 is a must.Summary : Titre de l'article ├ A little history behind the department store Century 21: ├ What kind of clothing you’ll find at Century 21? ├ How to navigate inside Downtown’s Century 21? ├ How to find really great deals? ├ How is the staff? ├ Where can you find a Century 21 in New York? ├... 


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 ├... 


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... 


Discount Broadway tickets: up to 50% off the price with TKTS

Discount Broadway tickets: up to 50% off the price with TKTS
If you don’t want to pay the full price to see a Broadway show in New York, then check the TKTS discount!!!Summary Discount Broadway tickets: up to 50% off the price with TKTS ├ What are the rates for Broadway show tickets? ├ What kind of shows can you book with TKTS? ├ Where are TKTS located in New York? ├ What’s the trick in order to get cool and cheap show tickets? ├ How does it...