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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... 


Visit New York City "à la carte" with the New York City Explorer Pass, the SightSeeing Flex Pass, and the FreeStyle Pass

Visit New York City
The New York City Explorer Pass and the SightSeeing FlexPass are an alternative to visit New York City and some of its most famous attractions! You may know the the New York Pass and the New York City Pass but the Explorer and this Sightseeing FlexPass are "à la carte". It really depends on what you’re planning to visit, how long are staying in New York and whether it’s your first trip to New... 


Customize hats, caps & team gear in New York at Lids

Customize hats, caps & team gear in New York at Lids
If you are not from the U.S. and you plan to visit, you will see that wearing caps is common. If you want to buy one during your next trip to NYC, I recommend you swinging by LIDS. Get you cap customized!Summary : Customize hats, caps & team gear in New York at Lids ├ What can you buy at LIDS? ├ How to customize you cap? ├ Do you want to watch the whole process? ├... 


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 Patriot Saloon, a typical American bar in Manhattan

The Patriot Saloon, a typical American bar in Manhattan
I was looking for a good bar in New York, and found The Patriot Saloon, located between Tribeca and the Financial District.Summary : The Patriot Saloon, a typical American bar in Manhattan ├ How is the Patriot Saloon? ├ What you can drink and eat in this bar? ├ What kind of customers attend The Patriot Saloon? ├ How is the service? ├ What is a good plan for the... 


Come and have a breakfast at Amy’s Bread bakery

Come and have a breakfast at Amy’s Bread bakery
Here’s a great address and a good tip to have a breakfast in New York City at Amy’s Bread bakery. I tested the Chelsea Market location but additional locations are available in the city like in Hell’s Kitchen and Greenwich Village. It’s a delight, not to be missed!!!Summary: : Come and have a breakfast at Amy’s Bread's bakery ├ A little history about Amy’s Bread bakery ├... 


The restaurants in New York are classified according to sanitary standards

The restaurants in New York are classified according to sanitary standards
The Health Department inspects about 24,000 restaurants a year to monitor their compliance with City and State food safety regulations. Since July 2010, the Health Department has required restaurants to post letter grades showing sanitary inspection results. Restaurants with a score between 0 and 13 points earn an A, those with 14 to 27 points receive a B and those with 28 or more a C. Inspection... 


Skate parks in New York

Skate parks in New York
If you’re a skate fan or your kid likes anything related to skate including skateboarding, roller skates or BMX and want to see New Yorkers practicing or you want to participate with them then I’ve got you covered 😉 I will show you places where skating is practiced in New York, including Manhattan and the other boroughs: Queens, the Bronx, Staten Island, Brooklyn and even in upstate NYC and... 


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? ├... 


Photo sessions in New York with Johnny from NYCTT

Photo sessions in New York with Johnny from NYCTT
I’d like to introduce Johnny who offers a high quality photo-shoot at a good price in New York. Johnny is a very nice and professional photographer.Summary : Photo sessions in New York with Johnny ├ Hello Johnny, can you introduce yourself to the NYCTT community? ├ What are you doing in New York? ├ How is you photo session? ├ How much is the photo shoot? ├... 


What to do in New York in May and June 2018?

What to do in New York in May and June 2018?
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... 


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 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. 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 stunning view of the Empire State Building, and I love its decoration and atmosphere.Summary : The Rooftop... 


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... 


The Clinton Baking Company & Restaurant

The Clinton Baking Company & Restaurant
Melissa is a French tourist who traveled to New York. She decided to share one of the best experiences she had in NYC: The Clinton Baking Company & Restaurant. It is a bakery and a restaurant in the Lower East Side of Manhattan. You can do as Melissa and share with us your experience in New York. I explain how to do it in this NYCTT article 😉 Thanks Melissa for your experience! 😉 Memo New... 


Discover the Union Square Greenmarket

Discover the Union Square Greenmarket
If you fancy something healthy after eating all those hamburgers in the city, you might be interested in going to Union Square and buying organic and fresh fruits and vegetables.Summary : Discover the Union Square Greenmarket ├ History of the Greenmarket at Union Square ├ What can you find in Union Square Greenmarket? ├ Where is the Greenmarket? ├ Is there another Greenmarket... 


Residence Inn New York Manhattan / Central Park (NYCTT by Gael)

Residence Inn New York Manhattan / Central Park (NYCTT by Gael)
Gaël has tested with his beloved fiancée the Residence Inn New York Manhattan / Central Park located in Midtown. They decided to share their experience with everyone since they enjoyed it so much. Meanwhile, if you want to also share your tips, you can do so by taking this article (see link here) as a template and send it to me by email.Summary : Residence Inn New York Manhattan / Central Park... 


Go eat a cupcake at Magnolia Bakery in New York

Go eat a cupcake at Magnolia Bakery in New York
I know for a fact that many girls dream of coming to New York and act just as Carrie Bradshaw in the show “Sex & the City”. Precisely, Magnolia Bakery is one of the symbols of this cult series since Carrie and her girlfriends used to often go there to eat cupcakes. I’m sure you understand that Magnolia Bakery has become an institution in New York if you’re a cupcake fan.Sommaire Go... 


Cocoblues, an original souvenir shop in Little Italy

Cocoblues, an original souvenir shop in Little Italy
If you want to buy souvenirs of your trip to New York, you can go to Times Square, Chinatown or Little Italy. You will see that everything looks the same everywhere. Cocoblues is different, all objects have an original drawing and design. It is a place not to be missed!Summary Cocoblues, an original souvenir shop in Little Italy ├ History of Cocoblues ├ What to find in Cocoblues? ├... 


Things you should know before traveling to the United-States and especially New York

Things you should know before traveling to the United-States and especially New York
Before going on a new adventure and take your New York flight, there are a couple of little things you must know that you may not be familiar with. Whether it’s alcohol, tobacco, streets rules, tips or pharmacies… Oh yes, several differences can be acknowledged in the US and it’s a real change with our “old Europe” as they like to call it. I've never been to Australia, so I can't compare,... 


Marie’s Crisis Cafe, a very animated bar in Greenwich Village

Marie’s Crisis Cafe, a very animated bar in Greenwich Village
If you are looking for an original and fun bar, you have to visit Marie’s Crisis Cafe. It is located right in the heart of Greenwich Village, 54 feet away from the Fat Cat bar. Marie’s Crisis Cafe is a bar that I strongly recommend.Summary : Marie’s Crisis Cafe, a very animated bar in Greenwich Village ├ What’s the history behind the Marie’s Crisis Cafe? ├ What does Marie’s... 


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 Brooklfield Place ├ What is the main attraction... 


Enjoy some time at Luna Park in Coney Island

Enjoy some time at Luna Park in Coney Island
If you’re traveling with your family or friends and want to have a fun time, then the mythical place of Luna Park is a great place.Summary Enjoy some time at Luna Park in Coney Island ├ The park History ├ What is there to do at Luna Park? ├ How much does it cost and how does it work? ├ When to go to Luna Park? ├ How to get to Luna Park? └ ConclusionThe... 


Bua Bar, a small bar-restaurant in East Village

Bua Bar, a small bar-restaurant in East Village
If you want to spend a nice moment in New York, with a lot of New Yorkers around, I recommend that you go to St Marks Street in East Village and have a drink at Bua Bar.Summary : Bua Bar, a small bar-restaurant in East Village ├ How’s the Bua Bar? ├ Who is going to Bua Bar? ├ What can you drink? ├ History of the bar ├ Where is Bua Bar located? ├ Conclusion...