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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... 


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... 


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... 


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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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... 


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... 


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... 


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? ├... 


Marriott Hotel: a very chic hotel with its rotating bar "The View Lounge" on a magnificent Times Square view.

Marriott Hotel: a very chic hotel with its rotating bar
In this hotel located in Times Square, you have 3 reasons to check-in: - Firstly: a TKTS booth is located on the first floor on the right side of the building. - The second reason is to have the opportunity to spend a night or more at this beautiful hotel. - The third reason is to enjoy a meal or a drink at the top of the building in its bar "The  View Lounge".Summary : Marriott Hotel: a... 


Best tips to cool down in New York

Best tips to cool down in New York
 If you visit New York in the summer time, you will need to hide from the heat. Remember visiting New York means long walks under the sun.  First thing you have to do before going out and discover NYC is to bring water with you. It will be a shame loosing a couple of days of you trip due to heatstroke.  So, stay hydrated!  In this article, I will give you several tips to stay cool in the BIG APPLE.Summary : Best... 


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... 


Visit the Central Park Zoo in New York

Visit the Central Park Zoo in New York
If you are traveling to New York with children, I highly recommend visiting the Central Park Zoo. It has been the setting for the movie Madagascar, Alex the Lion, Marty the Zebra, Gloria the hippo and Melman the giraffe. If you do not know those movies, this small zoo of 2.6 hectares will be an ideal quiet pause.Summary : Visit the Central Park Zoo in New York ├ History of Central Park Zoo ├... 


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... 


Where can you rent costumes in New York for Halloween or parties?

Where can you rent costumes in New York for Halloween or parties?
If you want a costume for Halloween, New Year’s eve, Gay pride or any other event, I will let you know about the best costume stores in New York.Summary : Where can you rent costumes in New York for Halloween or parties? ├ New York Costumes, Halloween Adventure ├ Abracadabra Superstore ├ Spirit Halloween Superstore ├ Ricky’s NYC ├ Creative Costumes ├ Frankie Steinz ├ Party City ├... 


Go shop at Abercrombie & Fitch!

Go shop at Abercrombie & Fitch!
Abercrombie & Fitch is one of the trendiest brands among teenagers. Never heard of it? Let me introduce you to this famous brand and explain why teenagers love to shop for jeans, sweaters and tee shirts at this New York store. What is Abercrombie? Abercrombie & Fitch is an American company of “casual luxury” line of clothing founded in 1892 by David Abercrombie and Ezra Fitch. Its headquarters... 


Great Tips to travel to Washington DC from New York

Great Tips to travel to Washington DC from New York
If your trip to New York lasts more than one week, I highly recommend you to visit Washington DC, the United-States’ Capital. Even if Washington DC is 223 miles (or 360 km) from New York, I truly think that it’s one of those cities you must visit in USA. You have many options to get there: Either by your own means including: a rental car, a tour operator specialized in organizing trips from A... 


Go shop at Hollister in New York

Go shop at Hollister in New York
If you’re a fan of Abercrombie & Fitch, then let me introduce you to its little brother named Hollister. They share similar style, bit its less pricey. Hollister is a good place to go shopping in New York. As part of the company “Abercrombie & Fitch”, the Californian brand “Hollister” store is located in SoHo just across Victoria Secret and near the Adidas store. I will go more into... 


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... 


Restaurants located in Times Square for New Year’s Eve

Restaurants located in Times Square for New Year’s Eve
A number of you are looking for a restaurant in Times Square to eat and watch the famous Ball Drop at midnight on New Year’s Eve. It’s a great idea but theoretically it’s more complex in reality since Times Square is mostly surrounded by shops and only a handful of restaurants which are not the best in town!! 🙁 If you’re up for it, here’s a list of restaurants of your choice 😉 I’m... 


Hotel 31: A great value for budget travellers

Hotel 31: A great value for budget travellers
Just like the Latham Hotel, Hotel 31 is a great deal since it well situated in New York, it’s cheap and clean. It’s located close to 5th avenue, a 5 minutes walk from the Empire State Building and 25 minutes from Times Square. The staff is really helpful. The rooms and shared bathrooms are very clean at any given time of day. The prices are really good: $150 for 2.Of course, the hotel is slightly... 


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 ├...