Monthly Archives:: June 2014

New Orleans July Festivals and Events

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New Orleans Jackson Square

July 4th – Celebrate America’s independence along the shores of the Mississippi.  Join locals at Waldenburg Park and watch the annual fireworks display.  Another cool option is to ride the ferry across to Historical Algiers Point where you can watch the works and beat the crowds.  After the show, you can catch some live music […]

How to avoid Jet Lag

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Airport departures arrivals

What is jet lag? Many of our tour guests who travel from afar or from overseas have trouble to adjust to the new time difference in their destination city. Here are some tips on how to avoid jet lag. When you travel to another time zone, your internal clock is off – that’s what you call jet […]

Bleecker Street Pizza in NYC

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New York Bleecker Street Pizza

Bleecker Street Pizza in NYC is a “Must-Eat”, and that’s not just true according to NYC tour guide Renee, who talked to Douglas Greenwood, the owner at Bleecker Street Pizza, to find out a little bit more about his great family-owned pizza place: Touted in 2011 by the New York Times as one of the […]

Berlin River Cruise Tour

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Berlin ship at river Spree

There are many ways to explore Berlin on a visit: By double-decker, on a bike, or on foot. But nothing is as relaxing as a cruise on the river Spree and/or on the many other waterways of German’s capital. The Spree and more You can spend an hour on the river Spree and visit the […]

McSorley’s Old Ale House NYC

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McSoreley's Free New York Pub Crawl

While New York City is home to hundreds of bars, very few can claim the history and character of McSorley’s Old Ale House.  They can boast being open for over 150 years and serving everyone from Abraham Lincoln to John Lennon.  One of their mottos is “We were here before you were born.”  (The other […]

Food Trucks in San Francisco

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San Francisco Food Trucks Off the Grid

Travel to most big cities around the United States and you will see them: food trucks. They are everywhere. Hungry workers flock to these ubiquitous meals on wheels, making the traditional staff lunch room a thing of the past. The beauty of the food truck is its diversity. Look down a row of parked trucks […]

Budget Activities in London: 10 Things for Under £10!

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London Skyline with City in the background

London is widely regarded as one of the most expensive cities in the world, but that doesn’t mean you can’t enjoy the city on the cheap! At Free Tours By Foot we believe London should be accessible to anybody on any kind of budget! So to help you out here is our list of 10 […]

Sex and the City – Self-Guided Tour

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New York Brooklyn Bridge

Sex and the City centered around Carrie, Miranda, Charlotte and Samantha, but it could be argued that New York City itself was the fifth major character in the well-loved television series and subsequent movies.  Dozens of shows have been set in NYC, but Sex in the City is a show that could ONLY be set […]