`
You are here : New York City Travel Tips » My Travel Tips (Page 5)



The Ideal Hotel for a calm and classy trip to New York: “The Library Hotel”

The Ideal Hotel for a calm and classy trip to New York: “The Library Hotel”
If you’re looking for a hotel in New York in a peaceful, distinguished and classy environment, the New York Library Hotel is the ideal choice. I had the chance to test it on one of my trips to New York City, and I can only say good things about it!!! Here are the most precise impressions I have along with pictures so you’ll be able to make your own opinion.Summary The Ideal Hotel for a calm... 


NFL SEASON 2018-2019 TICKETS ARE AVAILABLE NOW

NFL SEASON 2018-2019 TICKETS ARE AVAILABLE NOW
The NFL season is there and the New York Giants And New York Jets are ready to start this season 2018-2019. The tickets are available since the pre-season will start in August 2018, and for the upcoming matches between September and December 2018, and the finals in January 2019. 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... 


World Center Hotel, a perfect option to stay in Lower Manhattan

World Center Hotel, a perfect option to stay in Lower Manhattan
In this article Sabrina shares her experience at the World Center Hotel, part of the Club Quarters group. 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 World Center Hotel, a perfect option to stay in Lower Manhattan ├ How... 


Cupping Room Café, a charming restaurant in Soho

Cupping Room Café, a charming restaurant in Soho
During my one of my stays in New York I wanted to go to a restaurant in Soho where mostly locals go. Cupping Room Café seemed like a good idea and my experience there was even better than expected.Summary Cupping Room Café, a charming restaurant in Soho ├ How is the Cupping Room Café? ├ What is the atmosphere like? ├ What is the Cupping Rooms clientele? ├ 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... 


Brooklyn Grange, an alternative rooftop in New York City

Brooklyn Grange, an alternative rooftop in New York City
You must have heard about the famous rooftops in New York City, such as the 230 Fifth or Skylark where it is nice to have a drink while enjoying the view. But do you know Brooklyn Grange?Summary Brooklyn Grange, an alternative rooftop in New York City ├ What is Brooklyn Grange? ├ What's in Brooklyn Grange? ├ Activities that can be done at the farm ├ Other events ├... 


Top vegetarian and vegan restaurants in New York City

Top vegetarian and vegan restaurants in New York City
If you’re either a vegetarian or a vegan and you’re planning to travel to New York soon, don’t worry because here are the top 15 vegetarian and vegan in New York! As a matter of fact, I have compiled a list of the best vegetarian and vegan restaurants (even gluten free) around town with different cuisines including: Asian, American, Continental, romantic settings and even gourmet food trucks.Summary Top... 


Kitano Hotel: a serene and relaxing Japanese styled hotel in New York  

Kitano Hotel: a serene and relaxing Japanese styled hotel in New York   
You just found a cheap flight to NY, and now you’re looking for a hotel? I’m about to tell you about a hotel that I really liked during one of my trips to NY. Before getting started, bear in mind that it's the only Japanese-owned hotel in New York. It blends traditional Asian hospitality and American convenience. The hotel managers remind you the 4th benefits of Kitano Hotel: cleanliness, security,... 


The NBA Store of New York City, not only for NBA fans!

The NBA Store of New York City, not only for NBA fans!
You can root for the Knicks, the Nets or any other team in the NBA. If you love the NBA, you have to visit the NBA Store on 5th Avenue!Summary The NBA Store of New York City, not only for NBA fans! ├ How is the NBA Store? ├ What to find in the store? ├ What is the good plan of this store? ├ My last recommendation when buying a shirt ├ Where is the NBA Store? └... 


Brooklyn Industries, a street wear clothing brand from Brooklyn

Brooklyn Industries, a street wear clothing brand from Brooklyn
Brooklyn Industries is the store to go to if you want to buy original and good quality, 100% New York influenced clothing. Let me tell you more in this post!Summary : Brooklyn Industries, a street wear clothing brand from New York ├ Brand History ├ What can you buy in this store? ├ Where are the stores located? └ ConclusionBrand History In 1998 two artists, Lexy Funk... 


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,... 


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? ├... 


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 Room Mate Grace Hotel: A friendly and stylish hotel close to Times Square

The Room Mate Grace Hotel: A friendly and stylish hotel close to Times Square
The Room Mate Grace Hotel is a perfect place to stay if you want to be near Times Square. Consider it as an option if you're looking for a hotel in New York City!Summary : The Room Mate Grace Hotel: A friendly and stylish hotel close to Times Square ├ What about the amenities? ├ How are the rooms? ├ How is the service at the hotel? ├ How is the breakfast at Room Mate... 


New York Restaurant Week in Summer 2018

New York Restaurant Week in Summer 2018
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 attend the "NYC Restaurant Week" from July 23rd to August 17th 2018.Summary : New York Restaurant Week during Summer 2018 ├ How to participate and “TASTE’’ the Restaurant Week? ├ To what kind of restaurants you can go? ├ What can... 


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,... 


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... 


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... 


Where can you watch the 2018 World Cup in New York?

Where can you watch the 2018 World Cup in New York?
Are you traveling in June or July 2018 to New York and want to see some of the World Cup games? If you don’t know where to go to watch some soccer (yes, that’s how it’s called in the US) action while in NY then I’ve got you covered. In the US, it’s a sport among others and is very much appreciated by the youngest despite of not being the national sport. It’s always good to know to some... 


Warwick Hotel in New York: a good hotel for its location, quality service and comfort

Warwick Hotel in New York: a good hotel for its location, quality service and comfort
If you are looking for a perfectly located hotel in Manhattan, with quality service and comfort, your hotel is the Warwick. Let me explain to you all you need to know about this Hotel in NY.Summary : Warwick Hotel in New York: a good plan for its location, quality service and comfort ├ Warwick Hotel history ├ Location ├ Hotel Warwick services ├ The Warwick Hotel amenities ├... 


Summary of your bookings not to forget before your trip

Summary of your bookings not to forget before your trip
A number of you have been asking me to do a little « recap » on booking you must do before your trip to New York. First of all, I must say that anything besides your flight tickets and hotel room, nothing is mandatory in terms of booking. My little website’s attempt is to give you a maximum of good tips, but there’s no obligation whatsoever to buy anything. My thinking is simply to give you... 


How to transfer from Newark airport to Manhattan?

How to transfer from Newark airport to Manhattan?
If you’re landing at Newark Airport (NJ) and just like an arrival at JFK, you have many transportation options to get to Manhattan including:  cab, taxi shuttle, bus and subway system.Summary : How to transfer from Newark airport to Manhattan? ├ Cab transfer between Newark airport and Manhattan ├ Book a private transportation to Manhattan ├ Taxi shuttle transfer between Newark airport... 


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...