Posts By: Courtney

Best Times to Go to NYC Explained

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Best Time to Visit NYC

This post is a guide to choosing the best time to visit NYC. We include when it’s the cheapest and when to expect the best weather and a month by month comparison. Let’s get started! The Quick Answer Cheapest Times to Visit Best Weather Each Month in Perspective Things to Do in NYC Free Tours […]

Happy Hour in New York

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Happy Hour in New York

In this post, we explain what happy hour is, its roots, and offer some resources to help you find happy hour deals in NYC. Those of you who are familiar with Happy Hour, you know why we call it ‘happy’.   For those who aren’t familiar and like a good beer or drink and are […]

How to Get Free Tickets to The Vessel

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How to Get Free Vessel Tickets

This post is about how to get free tickets to The Vessel, a 150-foot tall (47 m) sculpture/spiral staircase with great city views, as well as tips to plan your visit.  What Is the Vessel? How to Get Free Tickets Where Is It? Walking Tours The Edge Observation Deck Things to Do in NYC  

Things to Do in Chinatown New York

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Things to Do in Chinatown New York

This post is an overview of things to see in Chinatown in Manhattan. We include tips on where to eat and shop, the best sights to see and where to stay nearby. We also offer guided and self-guided tours. Let’s explore! Plan Your Visit Things to See and Do Restaurants Shopping Tours Other NYC Neighborhoods […]

How Long Is the Brooklyn Bridge

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How Long to walk across the Brooklyn Bridge

In this post, we answer the question, how long does it take to cross the Brooklyn Bridge? We also have a post on tips on how to cross the Brooklyn Bridge as well as things to do in Brooklyn.     HOW LONG IS THE BROOKLYN BRIDGE? The Brooklyn Bridge is approximately 1.1 miles in length […]

Which New York City Subway MetroCard to Buy?

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New York Metro Card

This post will help you determine which NYC subway MetroCard is best for you. We’ll show you where and how to purchase a card, how much to spend, with special tips for tourists and visitors. Let’s get going! Unlimited vs. Pay-Per Ride Card How to Purchase a MetroCard Tips on Using the Subway Which Subway […]