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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 ├... 


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


What are the different sport teams in New York? Where and when can you see them?

What are the different sport teams in New York? Where and when can you see them?
If you are a fan of sports or just curious about the American love for sports, you can enjoy it in New York! Every game of any sport in the United States becomes a real party, with lots of great shows both on the court and off the court. There are a lot of different activities like DJ's, and cheerleaders to justify the price of admission. Attending Madison Square Garden or Yankee Stadium you get to... 


230 Fifth Rooftop: The bar with panoramic view over the Empire State Building

230 Fifth Rooftop: The bar with panoramic view over the Empire State Building
The 230 Fifth Rooftop is a bar you must visit in New York. It's one of my favorite places to have fun in New York.Summary 230 Fifth Rooftop: The bar with panoramic view over the Empire State Building ├ How's the 230 Fifth Rooftop? ├ What's the atmosphere of the rooftop? ├ What to eat or drink? ├ How much will you spend at the 230 Fifth Rooftop? ├ What is the... 


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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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 my last trip to New York, 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 form an opinion.Summary : The Ideal Hotel for a calm and classy... 


Greenwich Village’s Fat Cat bar

Greenwich Village’s Fat Cat bar
It is a friendly underground bar to listen jazz, play ping pong and pool. A place you can’t miss if you are traveling to NY.Summary : Greenwich Village’s Fat Cat bar ├ How is the Fat Cat? ├ Who are the Fat Cat’s clients ├ What can you find? ├ What can you drink at Fat Cat? ├ Which type of music can you hear at Fat Cat? ├ Fat Cat’s Table Games ├ How much does it cost to play? ├... 


Woodbury Common Premium Outlets, another outlet option in New York

Woodbury Common Premium Outlets, another outlet option in New York
If you are traveling to NYC, and you are looking to buy an outfit, leave Manhattan for a while and go to Woodbury Common Premium Outlets.You will find more than 220 outlet stores.Summary Woodbury Common Premium Outlets, another outlet option in New York ├ Some of the stores in Woodbury Common Premium Outlets ├ What kind of deals can you find in Woodbury Common Premium Outlets? ├... 


Eataly, the Italian gastronomy in New York

Eataly, the Italian gastronomy in New York
If you want to feel like you are in Italy but in New York, Go to Eataly! You will find 49,500sqf of pure Italian gastronomy close to the Flatiron Building.Summary : Eataly, the Italian gastronomy in New York ├ What is Eataly? ├ What kind of products can you find at Eataly? ├ All the different areas in Eataly, New York └ Where is Eataly in New York?What is Eataly? Created in 2004, by... 


Top 10 parks in New York

Top 10 parks in New York
If you are planning to travel to New York, I recommend that you go to one of its multiple parks. Make time in your itinerary to take a walk, exercise or take a nap in between two visits. NYC is not just skyscrapers; BIG APPLE offers parks too, to take a breath in the middle of this jungle. New York’s public parks cover almost 14% of the city. So here is my top 10 Parks in New YorkSummary: Top... 


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 try to introduce you this museum that I had the chance to visit last spring and we will notice that I posted a number of pictures in this article.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 in “The Cloisters” ├... 


Chelsea Market, a must-see place in New York

Chelsea Market, a must-see place in New York
A visit to New York means discovering unique and atypical places. Chelsea Market is one of them. I recommend you swing by this spot and I'll explain to you why.Summary : Chelsea Market, a must-see place in New York ├ What is Chelsea Market? ├ What’s the history of Chelsea Market? ├ What kind of businesses will you find in Chelsea Market? ├ What’s the best of Chelsea Market? ├ When... 


Taste the delicious chocolate of the Mast Brothers in Brooklyn

Taste the delicious chocolate of the Mast Brothers in Brooklyn
For your next trip to NYC, if you want to try "the" chocolate that makes New Yorkers go crazy, you will have to go to the Mast Brothers’ store in Brooklyn. Indeed the Mast brothers, Rick and Michael, managed to create a chocolate that everyone wants to try: D I’ll give you more information on these brothers and their chocolate in this post... I'm sure you’re already craving for tasting it !!Summary : Taste... 


Watch a NBA and NHL game, or a concert in Madison Square Garden

Watch a NBA and NHL game, or a concert in 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... 


Visit Madame Tussauds Museum in New York

Visit Madame Tussauds Museum in New York
If you want to see famous people in New York, then Madame Tussauds Museum in New York is your deal. Madame Tussauds is a wax museum with live-size wax figures of the most well-known past and contemporary American celebrities.Summary : Visit Madame Tussauds Museum in New York ├ Madame Tussauds Museum History ├ What can you see at the Madame Tussauds museum in New York? ├ How much do the tickets... 


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. So I offer free coupon tips and plans !!! Yes in New York, there are a lot of places open to everyone without having to shell out a single dollar. But be aware, however, some of these museums or venues are not "free" every day. So be sure to look at the schedule!Summary : The New York: FREE museums, cultural centers, zoo’s... ├ These locations... 


One World Trade Center Projects

One World Trade Center Projects
The September 11, 2001 is a date that has marked many of us, one day you will always remember. Almost 13 years after the attacks on the World Trade Center, this part of the Financial District has slowly been remodeled under the mandate of Larry A. Silvertrein, a businessman from New York. Several projects are under construction or will start later on in the future.Summary : One World Trade Center... 


The Hotel New Yorker - A JP&Corinne good tip in New York

The Hotel New Yorker  - A JP&Corinne good tip in New York
If you’re looking for a great hotel in New York, JP & Corinne from the BPVNY Travelers Community recommended that you go to the Hotel New Yorker. It is one of the most famous hotels in NYC. They have stayed at the Hotel New Yorker during their last stay in the city and they wanted to tell us their experience. If you are also interested to share with us your best tips to visit NY, check this NYCTT... 


Kittichai Restaurant: a lounge, modern and romantic place in New York - CLOSED

Kittichai Restaurant: a lounge, modern and romantic place in New York - CLOSED
CLOSED 🙁 If you’re looking for a very nice restaurant with electronic music in the background (like the Hotel Costes), a dim lit place for a perfect lounge ambiance,  and very succulent and affordable dishes, I recommend that you go to Kittichai 😉Summary : Kittichai Restaurant: a lounge, modern and romantic place in New York ├ What's the Kittichai like? ├ An unusual tip for this restaurant ├... 


The Green Cab of New York: the Boro Taxi

The Green Cab of New York: the Boro Taxi
The iconic yellow cabs in New York share the road with the green cabs which appeared in summer of 2013. Let me explain to you what the green cabs, also known as the Boro Taxis are.Summary : The Green Cab of New York: the Boro Taxi ├ What are those green cabs? ├ What are the differences between the green and yellow cabs? ├ How much does a taxi ride cost? ├ A video of the Boro Taxis: └... 


Where to buy sneakers and Converse in New York?

Where to buy sneakers and Converse in New York?
You want to buy Converse or sneakers in a shop in New York but you don’t know where. Don’t worry, I got you covered 😉 There are several options in NYC. Obviously there is a lot of stores like Adidas Store, Nike Store, Footlocker, Champs, Foot Action ... but I recommend going to most hidden shops.Summary : Where to buy sneakers and Converse in New York? ├ Which are the best sneakers stores... 


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 └ AddressHow’s the Bua Bar? It looks like a factory with its brick... 


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 a good deal for a restaurant in New York: 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 you for sharing with us your experience. Remember, if you want to share with us a... 


Primp and Polish, the best place to get a perfect manicure in Brooklyn

Primp and Polish, the best place to get a perfect manicure in Brooklyn
If you want to take some time when visiting New York to take care of your hands, let me recommend Primp & Polish in Brooklyn. It is a pleasant place, where you’ll enjoy a special offer for being NYCTT readers.Summary : Primp and Polish, The perfect manicure plan for girls in Brooklyn ├ How does Primp & Polish look like? ├ What are the services Primp & Polish offers? ├ Which... 


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 gay bar that I recommend you discoverSummary : 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...