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Roberta’s, a delicious and authentic pizza in Brooklyn

Roberta’s, a delicious and authentic pizza in Brooklyn
If you’re looking for an authentic and local place where you can enjoy a delicious pizza, try Roberta’s, the best pizza in Brooklyn.Summary : Titre de l'article ├ How’s the interior design at Roberta’s? ├ Who goes to Roberta’s? ├ What can we eat? ├ What’s the best about eating at Roberta’s? ├ What Roberta’s offers? ├ Where's Roberta’s located? └ Roberta’s contact... 


What’s the best neighborhood for housing in New York according to your taste and budget?

What’s the best neighborhood for housing in New York according to your taste and budget?
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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 ├... 


American Museum of Natural History

American Museum of Natural History
The American Museum of Natural History (AMNH) is one of the largest museums in the world. It is also an internationally renowned scientific and cultural institution. Visiting the AMNH is discovering the origins of man, animals, civilizations and also financing the research team of the museum. You do not have to be experts in natural sciences to understand and appreciate the exhibits of AMNH. This... 


Burger and Lobster, a really good place to eat lobster in New York

Burger and Lobster, a really good place to eat lobster in New York
In New York eating lobster is very common, and unlike other places it’s not very expensive! I have already recommended a few other places to eat lobster but Burger and Lobster is my favorite. There is nothing better than the quality, price, and atmosphere.Summary : Burger and Lobster, a really good place to eat lobster in New York ├ History of the Burger and Lobster Restaurant ├... 


The Royalton Park Avenue or former Gansevoort Park Avenue

The Royalton Park Avenue or former Gansevoort Park Avenue
The Gansevoort Park Avenue hotel is where you have to stay if you seek comfort, quality and a trendy place. Please note that the owner changed few years ago, the rooms and style of the Gansevoort changed and the new name of this hotel is Royalton Park Avenue. The rooftop and the pool are still there!Summary : The Gansevoort Park Avenue: a high design hotel, trendy and a little "suggestive" ├... 


The Yotel, a hip and modern hotel with great value in New York

The Yotel, a hip and modern hotel with great value in New York
Are you looking for a hotel for your next trip to New York? Yotel might be a good option for you because of its decor, attractive prices and proximity to Times Square. After spending few days at this location, here are some of the characteristics of the Yotel you may want to know before booking.Summary The Yotel, a hip and modern hotel with great value in New York ├ How’s the style at... 


S'MAC and its macaroni & cheese

S'MAC and its macaroni & cheese
In the North American culinary culture, the inevitable burgers and bagels are known the best, but there are also many other things. With S'mac, you will discover another US specialty: the Macaroni & Cheese !!Summary : S'MAC and its macaroni & cheese ├ What's S'MAC? ├ What is the atmosphere of S'MAC? ├ What can you eat and drink in S'MAC? ├ What are the prices? ├... 


Attend a NBA and NHL game, or a concert at Madison Square Garden

Attend a NBA and NHL game, or a concert at Madison Square Garden
If you are a sports fan it would be a great idea to spend some time in Madison Square Garden. It’s known for having the most famous athletes in the world from basketball to hockey. It’s also the place where Mohammad Ali and Mike Tyson had some of their most unforgettable fights. Not only do they have sports and other great events but you can also experience concerts from the best bands, artists... 


The Life Hotel, a historic building in the NoMad area of New York

The Life Hotel, a historic building in the NoMad area of New York
The Life Hotel has a perfect location in the NoMAd neighborhood, NOrth of MADdison Square Park. The building is old, but the hotel is very recent, with a restaurant that has just opened a couple of months ago.Summary The Life Hotel, a historic building in the NoMad area of New York ├ History of the Life Hotel ├ How is the hotel? ├ How are the rooms? ├ What are the good... 


Things to do with your teen in New York: visits, shopping, walks and more

Things to do with your teen in New York: visits, shopping, walks and more
One evening, around the family table, your teen has a something to tell you: “Mom , Dad, you know, Emma and Jordan are going to New York this summer with their parents. Why can’t we do the same?” Or, it may simply means that you are super sweet parents, and you thought ahead and planned your trip to New York with your teenager without him/her asking you. Anyway, whatever happens, you’re going... 


Troquet, a piece of France in SoHo

Troquet, a piece of France in SoHo
SoHo is a must-see neighborhood when you visit New York. But visiting such a big city makes you hungry (and thirsty)! Troquet is a perfect place to take a break and taste something different.Summary Troquet, a piece of France in SoHo ├ History of Troquet ├ How is Troquet? ├ What does Troquet serve? ├ Where is Troquet and when does it open? └ ConclusionHistory... 


Discover The Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum

Discover The Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum
On your next trip to New York, make sure to schedule your visits as best as you can and take some time to see The Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum. Should you visit this museum located on Pier 86 on an aircraft carrier along the Hudson displaying planes like F16, helicopters, a Concorde and even a spaceship? I will try to answer to all of your questions in this article but I personally recommend... 


Going for a week to visit New York: 4 different types of itineraries

Going for a week to visit New York: 4 different types of itineraries
Going to New York for a week? Then, I advise  you to plan ahead and organize yourself wisely. You don’t have to follow the itineraries step by step, but this will come in handy in case you forget something and allow you to discover 3 museums and 5 neighborhoods. On top of it, I’m not only suggesting one plan but 4 different ones: A “Cultural” plan, a “Street” plan an “Enjoy” plan... 


How do your electrical and electronic devices work in New York?

How do your electrical and electronic devices work in New York?
Going on vacation means preparing your luggage... without forgetting your chargers and electronic devices: -Phone charger -Charger for your camera -Laptop -Electric shaver -Hair dryer... I'm telling you in this post how to make all your devices work while in New York ! If you want more packing tips, click here.Summary : How do your electrical and electronic devices work in New York? ├... 


Mulberry Project, a speakeasy in Little Italy (New York City travel Tip from Cyrielle)

Mulberry Project, a speakeasy in Little Italy (New York City travel Tip from Cyrielle)
Cyrielle shares with us one of her favorite places she discovered during her trip to New York: the speakeasy bar "Project Mulberry". Located in Little Italy, the restaurant has no signs at its entrance and is hidden. It’s like a New Yorker ‘speakeasy which was created in the days of Prohibition when alcohol was banned from sale. I will let Cyrielle tell you her experience. Meanwhile, I remind... 


Find your tickets on TicketNetwork

Find your tickets on TicketNetwork
If you don’t know where to find tickets for any kind of event, I recommend that you take a look at ticketnetwork.com  It is very convenient to find by date or by artist, and is very secure. It is a very professional and guaranteed no scam site.Summary : Find your tickets on TicketNetwork ├ Sporting event tickets ├ Tickets to see a Broadway show └ Tickets for a concertSporting... 


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? ├... 


See the best of New York in 3 days

See the best of New York in 3 days
The bet of visiting New York in 3 days is something doable, even if obviously you won’t be able to see and visit everything. I’m not only suggesting one plan for 3 days but 4 different plans. But, in order to spend 3 days in New York, you’ll have to think strategically and make choices!!! Therefore, you’ll have to choose what type of plan works for you the best. Before anything, I’ll have... 


VU Rooftop Bar, a small roof top near Empire State Building - CLOSED

VU Rooftop Bar, a small roof top near Empire State Building - CLOSED
Rooftop bars located on top of the buildings are very popular in New York City. They have incredible views over some of the cities greatest buildings. That’s the case at the VU Rooftop Bar, from wich you can't miss the Empire State Building.Summary : VU Rooftop Bar, a small roof top near Empire State Building ├ How is the VU Rooftop Bar? ├ How are the Rooftops decorations? ├... 


How to visit the crown of the Statue of Liberty ?

How to visit the crown of the Statue of Liberty ?
The Statue of Liberty and its crown are the most iconic representation of New York. You can visit Liberty and Ellis Islands, but the best is to climb to the crown! If you’re planning to visit New York soon, register right away to enjoy this beautiful landmark!!!Summary : How to visit the crown of the Statue of Liberty crown? ├ How to reserve tickets to visit the interior and the crown... 


The Bubba Gump restaurant in Times Square (a New York City Travel Tip from Michael)

The Bubba Gump restaurant in Times Square (a New York City Travel Tip from Michael)
Michael and his family has just returned from New York. They wanted to dine at the famous Bubba Gump restaurant in Times Square. He shares in this post his experience at this restaurant. I will let Michael explain to you how it went. I remind you that if you want to share your best tips in New York, review this article in NYCTT. Guillermo NYCTT.The Bubba Gump restaurant in Times Square – a New... 


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...