Monthly Archives:: December 2017

How to Visit the Chrysler Building

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Chrysler Building Tour

This post is a visitor’s guide to the Chrysler Building.  We cover its history, how to get to it, and what there is to see.  While it’s technically not possible to go up the Chrysler Building, as a tourist anyway, we have a secret tip on how to get a view of New York City […]

Chicago in Winter | Indoor Activities in Chicago

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Yes, Chicago in Winter is cold, but this can still be a great time to visit. But that does not mean that you can’t enjoy our city, feast your eyes upon our architecture, and indulge in our cuisine!  There are ways to survive the infamous Chicago Winter. Experiencing Chicago in the cold is more “the […]

Definitive Guide to Things to Do in Chicago (2018)

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This post has information on the best things to do in Chicago. Use this guide to find links to detailed information about what to do in Chicago at night, by month, and plan a budget or kid friendly visit. Be sure to consider one of our pay-what-you-wish tours to explore these neighborhoods. Free Things to […]

The Presbytère in New Orleans

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In this post, we share everything you need to know about visiting the Presbytère in New Orleans. A popular attraction amongst both locals and visitors, the Presbytère is a part of the Louisiana State Museum and features many important cultural artifacts that showcase New Orleans’ fascinating history.  Plan Your Visit Exhibits Virtual Tour Things to Do in […]

National Gallery of Art | Art Museums in DC

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The National Gallery of Art is one of the top art museums in DC, but it isn’t the only one. There are contemporary art galleries, art museums focused on women, African art, Asian art and much more. Our DC expert guides have compiled the top 10 art museums in DC, how to visit them and […]

Free Chicago Museum Days 2018

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This post lists the days that Chicago museums offer free or pay-what-you-wish admission. Visiting museums in Chicago can be a really fun activity for you and your travel buddies to enjoy the city while indoors. We have some really great museums filled with artifacts, art, science, and sea-creatures. Many of the museums in Chicago have […]

Where to Store Luggage in New York City

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In this post, we provide several methods for luggage storage in NYC, including one that will pick up your luggage at your hotel and deliver it to the airport or train station and cover topics like insurance.  Storage lockers in train stations and airports are things of the past. While there is no Grand Central […]

The Historic New Orleans Collection

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This post is about the Historic New Orleans Collection, one of the best museums in the city. Their exhibits are free and definitely worth a stop, particularly for history buffs. In addition to the art galleries and concerts they offer, you can also take a tour of the ten historic buildings on both of their […]

London City Passes | Which Tourist Pass is Best?

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London Attraction Passes

This post compares the London Pass, the Explorer Pass and other tourist discount passes in London. Learn how a tourist discount pass could save you money on attractions, tours and more. Before You Buy London Pass (All-Inclusive) Choose 3, 4, 5 or 7 Attraction Prepackaged Passes Bus Combo Passes Other Discount Passes     BEFORE […]

Lincoln Park Zoo | Lincoln Park Conservatory

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Zoo Tiger

Within Lincoln Park you can find two great free Chicago attractions: Lincoln Park Zoo and the Lincoln Park Conservatory. Founded in 1868, the Lincoln Park Zoo is the oldest free public zoo in the country. The zoo is known for its vast array of animals on display. Nearby is the Lincoln Park Conservatory, founded in […]