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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) depending on the weather and lifeguards permits. Even though, not so many people know about it, New Yorkers... 


New York Restaurant Week in Summer 2019

New York Restaurant Week in Summer 2019
This summer, if you are planning to travel to New York, taste the best food and for really good and reasonable prices. My travel tip is to book a table during the "NYC Restaurant Week" from July 22nd to August 16th 2019. Summary : New York Restaurant Week during Summer 2019 ├ How to participate and “TASTE’’ the Restaurant Week? ├ To what kind of restaurants you can go? ├... 


Free movies with the Movie Nights at Bryant Park

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


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,... 


Smorgasburg, a delicious option to eat out in New York

Smorgasburg, a delicious option to eat out in New York
If you are looking for a place to eat during the weekend, you must go to Smorgasburg. What is this? If the word sounds quite original, the concept is very simple, and I am sure you will love it. Summary Smorgasburg, a delicious option to eat out in New York ├ What is Smorgarsburg? ├ When and where is it? ├ What can you eat? ├ More information about Smorgasburg └... 


Top of the Rock at Rockefeller Center

Top of the Rock at Rockefeller Center
The Rock, located at the Rockefeller Center in New York (W 52th Street / 6th Avenue) is home to many offices such as NBC studios and Radio City Music Hall. The Top of the Rock is a 69-story building with observatory deck on the last 3 floors. It's my favorite place to admire New York City from above! Summary Top of the Rock at Rockefeller Center ├ What to see from the Top of the Rock? ├... 


The apartment hotel Residence Inn by Marriott New York Downtown Manhattan / WTC Area

The apartment hotel Residence Inn by Marriott New York Downtown Manhattan / WTC Area
If you are looking for a fully equipped and modern apartment-hotel with a kitchen I recommend that you stay at the Residence Inn by Marriott New York/Manhattan World Trade Center Area near Wall Street. Summary : The apartment hotel Residence Inn by Marriott New York Manhattan / WTC Area in the Financial District ├ What services does the hotel offer? ├ How are the rooms? ├ How... 


Great Tips to travel to Washington DC from New York

Great Tips to travel to Washington DC from New York
If your trip to New York lasts more than one week, I highly recommend that you visit Washington DC, the Capital of the United-States. Even if Washington DC is 223 miles (or 360 km) from New York, I truly think that’s one of those cities you must visit in USA. You have many options to get there: Either by your own means including: a rental car, a tour operator specialized in organizing trips from... 


Viand Coffee Shop (a New York Tip from Coralie)

Viand Coffee Shop (a New York Tip from Coralie)
Coralie would like to share a great restaurant tip in New York: the Viand Coffee Shop. This 100% American diner is located in the Upper East Side and was one of the highlight of her trip. I’ll now let Coralie share one of her experience in New York with us and thank her for her feedback. In the meantime, you’re welcome to share your great tips with us as well, I have especially written an article... 


What to do in New York in May and June 2019?

What to do in New York in May and June 2019?
If you decide on going in May or June to New York City, be aware that you made a good choice! In my opinion, these are just the best months to enjoy New York city, its streets and parks. The New Yorkers come back to life thanks to he sun and the first warm temperatures of the season. In this post you will find all you can do during this period of the year in NYC. Summary What to do in New York in... 


A trip through the Brookfield Place mall

A trip through the Brookfield Place mall
Brookfield Place is a complex of several buildings located in the south of Manhattan in Battery Park City. It had to be renovated after the attacks of September 11, 2001. Today the mall looks spectacular and you can enjoy the panorama of New Jersey and the Hudson River from there. Summary : A trip through the Brookfield Place mall ├ History of Brookfield Place ├ What is the main attraction... 


Best Western Plus Hospitality House, a perfect place for large groups of travelers

Best Western Plus Hospitality House, a perfect place for large groups of travelers
When travelling with a group of 4-5 people, we tend to think it’s easier to rent an apartment in New York City. Yes and no... You may consider staying at the Best Western Plus Hospitality House, a few blocks away from Grand Central. Summary Best Western Plus Hospitality House, a perfect place for large groups of travelers ├ What type of hotel is the Best Western Plus Hospitality House?... 


Discover Governors Island from May to October

Discover Governors Island from May to October
Governors Island is a small island that lies south of Manhattan and Brooklyn. It opens to the public only between May 1 and October 31, 2019, offering several cultural activities and events. Summary Discover Governors Island from May to October ├ History of Governors Island ├ What to do in Governors Island? ├ How is the island? ├ How to access Governors Island? ├... 


Take a break at Lucky Strike Manhattan!

Take a break at Lucky Strike Manhattan!
There are so many things to do in New York City! Then after a long sightseeing day, you could go to the bowling alley. There are few of them in the city, but we choose Lucky Strike to spend some time because it’s very close to Times Square. Summary Take a break at Lucky Strike Manhattan! ├ The Lucky Strike bowling ├ How is Lucky Strike Manhattan? ├ Can you eat there? ├... 


Attend a Gospel Mass in Harlem

Attend a Gospel Mass in Harlem
If you've ever dreamed of attending a Gospel Mass in Harlem among local churchgoers instead of being among tourists on the first floor then I’m happy to give you some advice and great tips. Summary Titre de l'article ├ The top 10 best tips you must know before attending a Gospel Mass in Harlem ├ Where should you go to attend a gospel mass in New York ├ My favorite church in... 


Go to an "Amateur Night" at the Apollo Theater

Go to an
The Apollo Theater is mythical in New York City. You could go to one of their famous "Amateur Night" for unforgettable memories. The photos in this article are not mine, not because they don’t let you, only because I wanted to fully enjoy this moment Summary Attend an "Amateur Night" at the Apollo Theater ├ A bit of history ├ How is an Amateur Night? ├ How to reserve your... 


Atrium DUMBO, a modern and elegant restaurant in Brooklyn

Atrium DUMBO, a modern and elegant restaurant in Brooklyn
If you are walking through DUMBO and Brooklyn Bridge Park, take the opportunity to go to the Atrium DUMBO restaurant. In this area you have several options to eat. It could be a Shake Shack hamburger for example, a lobster hot dog at Luke's Lobster, a pizza at Grimaldi's or a special dinner at the River Café. Atrium DUMBO is elegant and modern, at the crossroads of all the previous places I just... 


Take the subway or a bus ride in New York with the MetroCard

Take the subway or a bus ride in New York with the MetroCard
The public transportation of New York is suitable if you stay for a week or more in the city. I know the best way to see a city is by walking in the streets, but NY is very large, and you’ll get tired quickly: D The subway and local buses will help you to get to different points of interest in New York and its boroughs. Summary Take the subway or a bus ride in New York with the MetroCard ├... 


NFL SEASON 2019-2020 TICKETS ARE AVAILABLE NOW

NFL SEASON 2019-2020 TICKETS ARE AVAILABLE NOW
The NFL season is there and the New York Giants And New York Jets are ready to start this season 2019-2020. The tickets are available since the pre-season will start in August 2019, and for the upcoming matches between September and December 2019, and the finals in January 2020. If you're going to New York any of these days, purchase your tickets now to attend a match at the best rates. Summary NFL... 


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 Adrienne’s Pizzabar. Let me tell you why in this post 😉 Summary Adrienne’s Pizzabar, the best pizza in Wall Street ├ What can we eat at Adrienne’s Pizzabar? ├ Should you order one pizza per person? ├ What are the pizza options? ├ What’s the pricing? ├ Who goes to Adrienne’s... 


NBA Playoffs start April 13, 2019: Book your tickets now!!

NBA Playoffs start April 13, 2019: Book your tickets now!!
 The NBA Playoffs will start on Saturday April 13, 2019! The New York Knicks ended the season at the 15th spot, last team of the Eastern Conference and won't compete the playoffs. However, the Brooklyn Nets will be present thanks to their last results. They ended the season at the 6th spot and are qualified! They'll most likely meet the Philadelphia 76ers for the first game. First of all, let... 


Jimmy at the James, a trendy rooftop bar in SoHo

Jimmy at the James, a trendy rooftop bar in SoHo
Years go by and the number of rooftops increases in New York City, now I will talk about Jimmy at the James in SoHo. Located on the top floor of the The James Hotel, the bar offers one of the best views with an incredible terrace over Manhattan and a pool to top it off. Summary Jimmy at the James, a trendy rooftop bar in SoHo ├ What is the atmosphere of Jimmy at the James? ├ What can... 


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... 


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... 


Dinner on a yacht around Manhattan for a romantic night

Dinner on a yacht around Manhattan for a romantic night
Have you ever dream on planning a nice romantic dinner with your soul mate on your next trip to New York? This dining cruise around Manhattan will be for sure one of the best moments you can have when visiting New York City. Summary Dinner on a yacht in Manhattan for a romantic night ├ What kind of dinner cruise can you expect? ├ How’s the Dinner? ├ How’s the service? ├...