This post lists the many great things to do in New York in November, updated for 2021, including free, family-friendly, and nighttime activities and events. Let's dive in!
This free, self-guided walking tour will introduce you to the historic sites and the modern attractions of De Wallen, Amsterdam’s original neighborhood and red light district. Below is an abbreviated version of our audio tour of the neighborhood, which you can download for a more in-depth experience. Audio Tour We offer an audio tour of […]
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. TIP: Many of the bus tours mentioned below are included in one form or another with the New York tourist passes.
This is a self-guided tour of Vatican City, which is the world's smallest nation-state. Situated on a large graveyard and featuring a maze of secret tunnels, Vatican City spans 106 acres and is surrounded by a two-mile border. Its building began back in the 4th Century, AD, and it became its own sovereign nation in […]
This post lists 11 cool facts about the Trevi Fountain, Rome's most famous fountain, plus tips on how to get here, the best times to visit, and nearby attractions. 12 Facts Plan Your Visit Coins and Wishes Nearby Attractions Live Camera Feed Things to Do in Rome
This post lists the free museums in NYC, including cultural institutions, memorials, and art galleries. We also include those with free days. And before we get started, consider joining our NYC Travel Tips + Hacks Facebook group and get ideas from travelers who have visited NYC. NOTE: Due to pandemic restrictions, some free entry times may […]
This post compares and reviews the various options you have for a Metropolitan Museum of Art tour, including official guided tours, night tours, and tours from outside companies. Get skip-the-line tickets with free cancellation. NOTE: As of August 2021, the Met isn't currently offering guided tours, and they are only offering audio guides at the […]
This post lists 15 ideas for finding cheap hotels and other accommodations for your trip to NYC. You might think that finding cheap hotels in New York City can be nearly impossible. However, believe it or not, it's possible to find great New York budget accommodation in a comfortable, clean room in a prime location. […]
This post compares the observation decks at the Empire State Building, Top of the Rock, One World Trade Center, and The Edge (Hudson Yards) to help you choose which one is best for you. We also demonstrate how you can get discounts on all 4, so you don’t have to pay full price.