Posts By: Stephen Pickhardt

Christmas in New York City

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Christmas in New York City

This post is a guide to things to do in NYC during Christmas, including markets, public Christmas trees, tours, and shows, updated for 2019.   Overview Christmas-Themed Tours Rockefeller Center Christmas Tree Dyker Heights Brooklyn Lights Christmas Performances  Christmas Markets Other Experiences New Year’s Eve     OVERVIEW The holidays are always a magical time of […]

New Orleans Cemetery Guide

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New Orleans Cemetery Guide

This post is a practical guide to visiting cemeteries in New Orleans, with tips on which to choose as well as explanations of what you will see. There are over 40 cemeteries in New Orleans, each with its own charm and personality. One, St. Louis Cemetery #1, allows entry only licensed tour companies, like us, […]

Things to See and Do in Trafalgar Square

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Trafalgar Square in London

This post will cover the most interesting things to see and do in and near Trafalgar Square, including free activities, dining options, and discounts for local attractions. What is Trafalgar Square? Things to See + Do Where to Eat Annual Events Nearby Sights Things to Do in London     WHAT IS TRAFALGAR SQUARE? A […]

Restaurant Week in New York Summer 2019

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New York Food

This post has all the tips you’ll need to increase your chances of getting to enjoy a 5-star restaurant for a fraction of the price!  In 2019, Restaurant Week (Summer) will occur between July 22 – August 16, 2019.  On July 9th, the list of participating restaurants will be posted here. If you are here for Restaurant […]

Churchill War Rooms Tickets + Discounts

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Churchill War Rooms

This post explains how to visit the Churchill War Rooms in London, with tips on tickets, discounts, what you will see and how to plan your visit.   TIP: For more of London during WW2, make sure to book yourself onto our World War II Walking Tour! Overview Tickets Discounts Plan Your Visit Exhibits Things to […]

St. Louis Cemetery #1 Tour

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St. Louis Cemetery 1 Tour

This post provides details for our St. Louis Cemetery #1 walking tours, including where and when they start, sites that we visit or see, and other related content. BOOK NOW. Tour Description Meeting Point + Schedule Guide to the Cemetery More Tour Options Our Other City Tours Things to Do in NOLA  

Free and Cheap Things to Do in New Orleans

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New Orleans Free Things to do

This post covers free things to do in New Orleans and includes, nighttime, family-friendly, as well as cheap options and is updated for 2019.  Top 10 Attractions and Museums At Night Family-Friendly Almost Free Free Seasonal Things to Do  

Colosseum Tours and Tickets

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Tours of the Colosseum Forum and Palatine Hill

This post covers tours of Ancient Rome, namely tours of the Colosseum, the Forum and Palatine Hill. Most tour companies organize their tours around these 3 prime locations. Below, we list the various ways you can enter and explore these 3 main sights and we review several of the operators and provide a self-guided option.  Tickets […]