Posts By: Kara Myers

Which New York Boat Tour or Cruise is Best?

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New York boat tour or cruise

This post compares New York City boat tours and cruises to help you choose which one, if any, are best for you, including hop-on-hop-off tourist cruises, dinner cruises, sailboats and much more.  We even provide a free and almost free option.     Single Trip Cruises Hop-On-Hop-Off Dinner + Night Cruises Speed Boats Sail Boats Statue […]

Yankee Stadium Tours and Tickets

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New York Yankee stadium

This post will provide all of the information you need to visit and take a tour of Yankee Stadium including directions, best times to visit, and other useful advice. Finally, we’ll provide some highlights of the stadium as well as getting game day tickets. Plan Your Visit Tickets for Stadium Tours Stadium Highlight Game Tickets […]

Twilight Tattoo at Fort Myer 2018

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Twilight Tattoo Fort Myer DC

A unique DC experience is to watch the Twilight Tattoo at Fort Myer, where you can watch a military pageant featuring members of the Old Guard and “Pershing’s Own” band. This free and family-friendly event is often missed but it is easy to get to and worth the trip over the Potomac River to Virginia. […]

Which New York Helicopter Tour is Best?

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New York Helicopter tours

This post provides an overview of the various helicopter tours in New York City, including reviews and tips for the best rides as well as tips for finding discounts and analyzed which New York helicopter tour is best, cheapest and best value.  Cost and Value Discounted Helicopter Tours List of Companies Helicopter, Bus and Boat Combo […]

San Francisco CityPASS or Go San Francisco Card

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San Francisco city passes

This post compares and reviews the various San Francisco tourist passes to help you decide which pass (if any) is best for you. And don’t forget about all our “name your own price” walking tours of the city! Before You Buy Go Card (All-Inclusive) Choose 3, 4 or 5 Attraction Build Your Own Pass (À […]

Chicago Boat Tours and Cruises

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Chicago Watertaxi

This posts reviews and compares the best Chicago boat tours and cruises, including architecture cruises, sightseeing tours, speedboats, sailboats, kayaks and water taxis. They all make great compliments to our walking tours. Architecture Cruises Sightseeing Cruises Water Taxis Lunch and Dinner Cruises Sailboat and Kayak Tours Deals and Discounts  

Which New York Bus Tours Are Best?

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New York Bus Tours Reviewed

This post reviews and compares the various different bus tour options available to you in NYC, including hop-on-hop-off, fully guided, themed and night tours. So, which New York bus tour is best?  TIP:  Many of the bus tours mentioned below are included in one form or another with the New York tourist passes. Double Decker […]

Memorial Day in DC: Planning Your Visit

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Washington Arlington Chris

Spending Memorial Day in DC? At the end of May every year, hundreds of thousands of people pour into Washington, D.C. to honor all of our nation’s veterans on Memorial Day. There are a number of different events and ceremonies that commemorate this special weekend including a national concert, parade, and motorcycle rally.  This year […]

Sunset Parade at Marine Corps Memorial

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Every summer the Marine Corps hosts a weekly Sunset Parade at the Marine Corps War Memorial (also known as the Iwo Jima Memorial). The tradition began in 1956, two years after the dedication of the memorial, and has continued ever since. The parade includes musical performances by “The Commandant’s Own,” the Marine Drum and Bugle […]

Boston Tourist Passes | Which One is the Best to Buy?

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Boston City Pass

This post provides a comparison of the various Boston attraction discount passes. Boston is a bustling city with many wonderful museums and historic sites to visit.  To help mitigate the costs, a number of companies have created Boston tourist passes which offer entrance to popular attractions at a discounted price. Before You Buy Prepackaged Passes […]