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How and where to celebrate Halloween in New York City?

How and where to celebrate Halloween in New York City?
The hardest part when celebrating Halloween in New York is to decide what to do since the choice is great!!! Halloween is celebrated on the night of October 31st to November 1st. It’s mostly celebrated in Ireland, Canada, United Kingdom and of course United States. The main tradition is to have children dressing up in usually scary costumes, knock on doors and ask adults for candies or other sweet... 


The Hotel Radisson Martinique on Broadway, one of the best hotels in New York

The Hotel Radisson Martinique on Broadway, one of the best hotels in New York
If you’re looking for a classy hotel in New York City, well located, with high-quality services and comfort, you should book at the Radisson Martinique on Broadway.Summary : The Hotel Radisson Martinique on Broadway, one of the best hotels in New York ├ History of the Hotel Radisson Martinique on Broadway ├ What are the amenities of Radisson Martinique on Broadway? ├ How... 


Burger Joint, a hidden fast food in New York

Burger Joint, a hidden fast food in New York
The Burger Joint is a fast food hidden in the Parker Meridien hotel in New York. There is nothing indicating it either from the outside or when you enter the lobby. Indeed, the restaurant is behind a red curtain on the side of the reception desk.Summary : Burger Joint, a fast food hidden in New York ├ How is the decor in the Burger Joint? ├ What can you eat? ├ How should you... 


New Year in New York for sport fans with the Midnight Run !!

New Year in New York for sport fans with the Midnight Run !!
Sign up for the Midnight Run to start the year 2019 with good resolutions!!! Here’s a unique, cheap and very original way of starting the year 2019 with a program including: a dance, a race, a contest and costume parade.Summary New Year in New York for sport fans!! ├ What’s the Midnight Run? ├ Who can participate? ├ How to register? ├ Where is the meeting place? ├... 


Take a break at the Brooklyn Ice Cream Factory

Take a break at the Brooklyn Ice Cream Factory
If you’re looking for places to eat, be it sweet or salty flavors; New York is all about delicious options. For a small craving, stop at the Ice Cream Factory, before or after crossing the Brooklyn Bridge.Summary Titre de l'article ├ History of Brooklyn Ice Cream Factory ├ And how is the ice cream shop? ├ What can I try at Brooklyn Ice Cream Factory? ├ And the price? ├... 


Rudy’s Music, Paradise for all the guitar and bass guitar players in New York

Rudy’s Music, Paradise for all the guitar and bass guitar players in New York
Some of you have been asking if there is any music stores in New York. Well I was walking around Soho one day and I ran into this small music store that I like to call “Paradise for guitar and bass players.” Rudy Pensa owns this store; he’s from Argentina and has been living in New York since 1971. It looks like a museum more than a store, and it’s filled with exceptional guitars that he collects.Summary : Rudy’s... 


The Ramada Long Island City (NYCTT by Mika )

The Ramada Long Island City (NYCTT by Mika )
Mika wants to talk about his good hotel experience in New York: Ramada Long Island City (aka LIC). He stayed 4 nights in this hotel and I will let him tell you about his experience. Meanwhile, I said that if you also want to share your tips, you can do so by taking this article (see link here) as a template and send it to me by email. Guillermo NYCTTSummary : The Ramada Long Island City (NYCTT... 


What are the best locations to watch the New York City Marathon 2018?

What are the best locations to watch the New York City Marathon 2018?
On November 4, thousands of runners will take on the streets of New York for the annual New York City Marathon, one of the most important races in the world mostly due to its popularity and the high number of runner participation. But in order to prepare for this race properly, I will help you find the best locations to watch the New York City Marathon!!! The “New York City Marathon” was born... 


Eileen’s special Cheese Cakes: The best cheese cakes in New York

Eileen’s special Cheese Cakes: The best cheese cakes in New York
I highly recommend that you to try one of Eileen’s Special Cheesecakes and here’s why: - Her cheesecakes are very delicious - Eileen is a very nice person and you can ask her anything about her cheesecakes or New York.Summary : Eileen’s special Cheese Cakes: The best cheese cakes in New York ├ History on Eileen’s Special Cheesecakes ├ Eileen’s Bakery Special Cheesecakes ├ The... 


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... 


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... 


Packing tips for your trip to New York City

Packing tips for your trip to New York City
I want to share a reminder with you, useful when packing you luggage to make sure you do not forget anything before heading to the airport. First of all, I recommend that you review the baggage allowance on the weight, size and number of bags. It may vary from one airline company to another. Now let me tell you what you can’t forget! Ready?Summary : Packing tips for your trip to New York City ├... 


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... 


Rent a limousine and arrive in New York with style!!

Rent a limousine and arrive in New York with style!!
Traveling to New York is a great experience. Would not it be even better to get to Manhattan with a limousine? A limousine ride is not so expensive. In fact, from 3-4 people, the limousine has very interesting rates, even better than a taxi or a shuttle. Ready to feel like a celebrity in New York?Summary Rent a limousine and arrive in New York with style!! ├ How did I find a good deal for... 


Visit the Memorial and the 9/11 Museum

Visit the Memorial and the 9/11 Museum
Just like many, if you’ve been affected by the September 11 events then you can visit the 9/11 Memoriam and its museum. This memorial is a tribute to the 3000 people who died during the September 11 terrorist attacks at the World Trade Center, the Pentagon in Washington and in Shanksville. The museum also includes the victims of the February 26th 1993 WTC attacks. Recently opened on May 21 2014,... 


Northern Territory, an Australian rooftop in Greenpoint

Northern Territory, an Australian rooftop in Greenpoint
Sabrina spent an evening at Northern Territory, a bar in Greenpoint in Brooklyn. I remind you that you can also share your best tips in New York City with us. All you need to do is follow some steps as I explain in this article. Many thanks to Sabrina for sharing her experience. Memo NYCTTSummary Northern Territory, an Australian rooftop in Greenpoint ├ How is Northern Territory? ├... 


Sakagura, a Japanese restaurant hidden in New York

Sakagura, a Japanese restaurant hidden in New York
Sakagura is a small Japanese restaurant in which you won’t even remember being in New York City. It is in an unusual place, lost underneath the streets of Midtown. It is a perfect restaurant for those who want to escape from NYC during a night.Summary Sakagura, a Japanese restaurant hidden in New York ├ History of Sakagura ├ What is the decoration and atmosphere of the restaurant? ├... 


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 their experience at a restaurant in New Jersey: 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 them for sharing with us your experience. Remember, if you want to share with... 


NY Waterway, NY Water TAXI and NYC Ferry: a fun way to commute around Manhattan!

NY Waterway, NY Water TAXI and NYC Ferry: a fun way to commute around Manhattan!
When traveling to New York, we use the metro and taxi a few times, but we rarely think about using boats to get from one place to another. There are cruises that you can take to the Statue of Liberty or other places: New Jersey, Manhattan, Brooklyn, Queens and even Governors Island. These are the NY Waterway, NY Water Taxi and NYC Ferry!!! I'll explain exactly what they are so you'll know which one... 


Fette Sau, a BBQ and organic restaurant in Williamsburg (Brooklyn)

Fette Sau, a BBQ and organic restaurant in Williamsburg (Brooklyn)
If you are in Williamsburg in Brooklyn, let me suggest you to go to Fette Sau BBQ. I’ve been there and I loved it, I highly recommend it. Writing this article and seeing all these pictures… It makes me want to go back there now 😀Summary Fette Sau, a BBQ and organic restaurant in Williamsburg (Brooklyn) ├ What is Sau Fette BBQ? ├ How is the atmosphere at Fette Sau BBQ? ├... 


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... 


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 Gantry State Park 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.Summary LIC Market, a local and authentic restaurant in Long Island City ├ What is the setting of LIC Market? ├... 


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 ? ├... 


Tickets for NBA 2018-2019 season are on sale now!

Tickets for NBA 2018-2019 season are on sale now!
So, for your next vacation to New York you can go to a New York Knicks and/or Brooklyn Nets game. The tickets are now on sale! Tickets for the New York Knicks Tickets for the Brooklyn Nets If you already know when you're going to New York, purchase your tickets now to have the better seats at the best rate 😉Summary Tickets for NBA 2018-2019 season are on sale now! ├ How much does it...