Posts By: courtney shapiro

Christmas and Holiday Shows in New York City

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This post lists the many Christmas shows in NYC, including musicals, ballet performances, winter holiday-themed plays and movies that you can see the holidays. Fortunately, many shows start in November and run until early January, giving travelers more opportunity to see one of the best holiday spectaculars found only in NYC.  Musicals and Concerts Classical […]

Where to Store Your Luggage in Philadelphia

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This post includes information about several options for storing luggage during your trip to Philadelphia. We tell you all about the popular and convenient trend in luggage storage, where companies partner with local shops who store your luggage. We also include other options like train and bus stations and even some museums! Note that there […]

Whale Watching in Boston and Gloucester

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This post is about whale watching excursions from both Boston and nearby Gloucester, including an analysis of online reviews, tips on how to dress and what to expect. What to Expect Trips from Boston Gloucester Excursions Other Boston Activities     TIPS FOR PLANNING A WHALE WATCHING TRIP When Is Whale Watching Season? Whale watching […]

What to Do in November in New York

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This post covers the best things to do in New York City in November, updated for 2018, including a top 10 list, nighttime activities, free and family-friendly things to do. Be sure to check out our master post, Things to Do in NYC, for even more ideas. Top 10 Things to Do Things to Do […]

Things to Do in Rome in November

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It may be getting late in the year, but there’s still plenty to see and experience in Rome. This post will provide a variety of different ideas for things to do in Rome during the month of November. We will include a list of the top 10 events, family-friendly activities, nighttime attractions and free services. […]

Things to Do in New Orleans in November

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This post covers things to do in November in New Orleans, including a top 10 list, free things to do, nighttime as well as family-friendly activities. Top 10 Free Things to Do Family Friendly Activities Nighttime Activities Any Time of Year November Weather Free Tours By Foot     TOP 10 THINGS TO DO IN […]

Where to Store Your Luggage in Boston

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This post includes information about several options for storing luggage during your trip to Boston. We tell you all about the popular and convenient trend in luggage storage, where companies partner with secure local shops, restaurants, and hotels who serve as storage locations. We also list storage options in South Station. Note that there is […]

Harry Potter in Leadenhall Market

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This post explains how to find the Leaky Cauldron/Diagon Alley in Leadenhall Market. Be sure to also read posts on other Harry Potter London locations, including Borough Market, the “real” Diagon Alley, and Platform 9 ¾. How to Get Here Listen to Our Audio Sample After the Philosopher’s Stone The Real Diagon Alley Other Potter London […]

Where to Store Your Luggage in San Francisco

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In this post, we offer several different options for storing luggage during your visit to San Francisco, including traditional storage centers around the city, left luggage facilities at the airport, the recent trend where companies partner with certified shops, restaurants, and hotels who serve as a storage location.  Luggage Storage (the Airbnb method) Storage Centers […]

Things to Do in Berlin in September

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Even though the summer is over, there are still a lot of fun events happening. This post will provide several different ideas for things to do in Berlin during the month of September. We’ll start off with our top 10 list and move on from there to include free attractions, things to do at night […]