Monthly Archives:: June 2015

Things to Do in the French Quarter | A Self-Guided Tour

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Things to Do in the French Quarter

This post is a guide to the French Quarter in New Orleans that provides a neighborhood map, tips on restaurants and nightlife as well as a self-guided tour which highlights the top 25 things to do in the French Quarter.  This map and guide serve as a great companion to our guided tour of the French Quarter as […]

Stretching Your Dollar at the Best NYC Comedy Clubs

Posted by & filed under A Blog on Visiting New York City.

Whether you’re visiting New York City for the first time, or you’re a dedicated resident of the Big Apple, we could all use a laugh. The best comedy clubs in New York City feature emerging comedians and celebrity A-Listers performing their stand-up routines before heading out on the comedy club circuit. Follow these simple tips […]

Is Travel Insurance Worth It?

Posted by & filed under A Blog on Visiting New York City, Berlin, Boston, Charleston, Chicago, London, Miami, New Orleans, Paris, Philadelphia, San Francisco, Washington DC.

Travel insurance is often the last thing you have on your mind when planning your next trip for just yourself, with your family or with friends. We look forward to a well-earned and long-desired vacation and we know deep down, however, that travelling brings about the unexpected (mostly in good ways). For the hopefully rare […]

Greenwich Village Pigeon Man

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New York pigeon man

Paul the Greenwich Village Pigeon Man can be seen feeding the pigeons and squirrels in Washington Square Park most weekday afternoons. A regular fixture in the Park, Paul sits west of the fountain on a bench regularly reserved for him. Often, the children in the neighborhood will wait for him, or gather around him.  While some […]

Top 10 Free Things to Do in Chicago this Summer

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Check out our Chicago Visitors Guide, with budget advice, travel guides, and information about local Chicago attractions Summer in Chicago is the absolute BEST because the city is brimming with cheery locals who aren’t shoveling snow.   There are so many things to do, to see, to eat, and to experience in Chicago, especially when the […]