Monthly Archives:: November 2015

Where Are the Best Places for Ice Skating in London?

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Ice skating in the city

Every year, London plays host to some of the best ice skating rinks in the country – and 2015 is no exception! Check out our list of the best places for ice skating in London. Also check our full guide Christmas in London, as well as our other posts on the holidays in London:  Where to See Christmas […]

New Orleans Civil War Tour

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New Orleans Tours

Unlike the War of 1812, New Orleans did not see major fighting during the American Civil War. Yet, the city was the largest in the South. It was a commercial, shipping and manufacturing center without equal in Dixie. The Union coveted the city, and sent major army and naval units to complete this task. In […]

American Museum of Natural History Discounts and Coupons

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Museum of Natural History Discounts and Coupons

This post lists below several discount opportunities to for the American Museum of Natural History in New York City.  The Museum operates on a pay-what-you-like model (like our tours), but it does have a ‘suggested admission’ policy. The AMNH has a suggested admission price of Adult $22 / Child (2-12) $12.50 / Senior & Student $17.  You […]

Lincoln Center Tour Discounts

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This post provides information on how to take a tour of Lincoln Center, what you can expect to see, how much the tours cost, how to get discounts on tickets or even take a tour for free. Lincoln Center is home to the renowned Metropolitan Opera, New York Philharmonic, New York City Ballet, Lincoln Center Theater, […]

Madison Square Garden All Access Tour

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One of the most famous sports and music venues in the world, Madison Square Garden All Access Tour gives you the insider scoop on this legendary arena. This post gives you the essential information to take this tour, as well as how to get discounts on tickets! A 75 minute tour where you explore exclusive VIP areas […]

Esplanade Avenue & Bayou St. John Self Guided Tour

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Esplanade Avenue Bayou St. John banner

One reason the French decided to settle New Orleans was the nearby Bayou St. John, a sluggish outlet of nearby Lake Pontchartrain. The waterway skirted the relative high ground of the Esplanade Ridge, which stretched down toward the city. Here in this area the first French settlers established a camp. Here is where the French first […]

Visiting Arlington National Cemetery with Kids

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Arlington National Cemetery is one of the most visited sites on a trip to Washington, DC. However, with its meaningful and somber story it can be overwhelming for younger visitors. Don’t let that stop you from sharing the stories and history of this incredible place to visit and learn.

Madame Tussauds New York Tickets

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Madame Tussaud Main Image

This post will give you a heads up as to what you can expect from your visit to Madame Tussauds New York, how long it will take to go through and how you can get discounted tickets. We also include review analysis to help you decide if a visit to Madame Tussauds is right for […]

Discounts on Intrepid Sea, Air and Space Museum

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New York City Skyline

Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum  Address: Pier 86 at West 46th Street & 12th Avenue, in Hells Kitchen. This is the only museum in the world where visitors can experience a legendary aircraft carrier, the first space shuttle, the world’s fastest jets and a guided missile submarine. The museum’s mission to promote the awareness and […]