Posts By: Stephen Pickhardt

Night Tours in New Orleans

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This post will provide a rundown of all the most popular and interesting New Orleans night tours, including our pay-what-you-wish options.  Ghost and Vampire Cemetery Pub Crawls + Drinking Tours Swamp Tours Dinner Riverboat Cruises Other Tour Options     GHOST AND VAMPIRE TOURS New Orleans is often referred to as the most haunted city […]

Weather in New Orleans in November

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New Orleans Jackson Square

This post is about the weather in November in New Orleans, including what to expect for temperatures, how much rain, what to wear and things to do.  Average Temperatures Sun vs. Rain What to Wear What to Do Free Tours by Foot  

Which Oyster Card to Buy

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Oyster Card or Travel Card

This post compares the different Oyster Cards, as well as the Travelcard, to help you decide which one is best for you, including a breakdown based on the number of days you will be in London. Benefits of an Oyster Card Visitor vs. Regular Oyster Card 7-Day Travelcard Which One Should You Buy? Tips On […]

LaGuardia Airport to and from Manhattan

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Airport departure arrival

This post is about how to travel from LaGuardia Airport (LGA) to Manhattan and back, including by subway, bus, train, shared shuttle and taxi. Check out our guide to getting around NYC. Subway and Public Bus Shared Vans Express Shuttle Bus Taxi Ride Share (Uber) Guide to NYC     SUBWAY AND BUS TO LAGUARDIA […]

Statue of Liberty and Ellis Island Tours

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NYC statue of liberty

This post compares the various options you have for Statue of Liberty tours, including tours with pedestal access and tours of Ellis Island. Overview Park Ranger + Audio Tours Private Guided Tours Hard Hat Tours Plan Your Visit     OVERVIEW There are several options that can really enhance your visit to both the Statue […]

Tour the Apollo Theater in Harlem

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Apollo Theater Harlem Tour

This tour is about visiting the Apollo Theater in Harlem, including how to tour the Apollo, get tickets for shows, as well as other tips on planning your visit here. Background Plan Your Visit Tours of the Apollo Tickets for Shows Things to Do in Harlem     A BRIEF HISTORY OF THE APOLLO THEATER […]

Ten Christmas Markets in New York City

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Holiday lights Tour NYC

This post lists the top 10 Christmas Markets in New York City, including tips on how to reach them, what you can do and buy, all updated for 2018. Be sure to read our full guide on Christmas in NYC. Manhattan Markets Brooklyn + Queens Holiday Lights Tour Christmas Movies Tour Free Tours by Foot […]

Where to Go Ice Skating in New York City

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This post can help you choose the best ice-skating rink for you. We include hours, ticket prices (including discounts you can find), directions, and suggestions to make your experience great. If you are here during the holidays,  be sure to read our guide on visiting New York during the holidays.     

Things to Do at 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 2018.   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 […]