Broadway Week in New York City

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This post is about Broadway Week, a bi-annual event when you can get 2-for-1 tickets to Broadway shows. We include information on when it occurs, how to get tickets, and other ways to get discount Broadway tickets.

 

 


WHAT AND WHEN IS BROADWAY WEEK? 

broadway week

Broadway Week is a two-week period during the year when you can get two-for-the-price of one tickets to many Broadway shows.

Broadway Week takes place twice a year, once in late-January to early February and again in September.

The next Broadway Week is September 3-16, 2019.

Participating shows will be announced on August 14th, when tickets go on sale.

If you are planning a trip around these times, then check out our posts on things to do in JanuaryFebruary, and September. Read more »

Best Time to Visit NYC

Best Times to Go to NYC Explained

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This post is a guide to choosing the best time to visit NYC, including when it’s the cheapest and when to expect the best weather and a month by month comparison. 

 

 


THE QUICK ANSWER

The best time to visit NYC depends on what “best” means to you.

If by best you mean cheapest times to visit, then that’s much easier to answer, come just about anytime between January and February.

However, there are also relatively cheap times to visit during periods of the high season. Read our section below explaining when is cheapest. Read more »

Where to Store Luggage in New York City

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In this post, we provide several methods for luggage storage in NYC, including one that will pick up and drop off your luggage. You can now store your bags at just about any kind of business.

 

 


LUGGAGE STORAGE (THE SHARING ECONOMY)

Vertoe 

Vertoe (and its competitors below) employ a similar system to Airbnb, but for luggage. Read more »

Greenwich Village Tours

The Stonewall Inn Riots in Greenwich Village

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This post is about the Stonewall Inn, a bar in Greenwich Village, which, in 1969 was the site of a 4-day riot that paved the way for the Gay Civil Rights Movement in the United States.

 

Tour guide Renee from Free Tours By Foot


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Harlem Tours

Harlem Walking Tours

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This post is about guided tours of Harlem, including our free tours, our GPS-led audio tours, as well as other guided tour options.

 

 

Although world famous, Harlem may be New York’s best-kept secret with some of the city’s most interesting architecture, food, music, and people. Read more »

New York Brooklyn Bridge

Ein Spaziergang über die Brooklyn Bridge – ein Besucherführer

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Dieser Blogpost bietet Ihnen Ideen für einen Spaziergang über die Brooklyn Bridge; wie man hinkommt, wo man anfängt, was es sonst noch so zu sehen gibt und ein paar Fun Facts. 

Unsere täglich geführten Stadtführungen vor Ort (auf Englisch), sowie unsere GPS-aktivierte Audio-Tour (auf Deutsch) der Brooklyn Bridge könnte auch von Interesse für dich sein.

 

 

TIPP: Hier können Sie mehr über kostenlose Attraktionen in NYC und den Touristenpass erfahren, mit dem Sie Ermäßigungen bei kostenpflichtigen Attraktionen erhalten und eine Menge sparen können. Read more »

How is the Weather in New York in July

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This post summarizes the weather in July in New York City, with tips on average temperatures, what to wear and things to do. 

 

 


AVERAGE TEMPERATURES

The month of July is characterized by warm temperatures, sometimes hot and humid with daytime highs averaging in the low to mid-80s F (26-29 C). Read more »

New York City One Day Tour

New York in One Day Sightseeing Tour

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This post compares and reviews the various full-day tours available in New York City, including walking, subway, bus, and ferry tours.

 

 


FULL DAY WALKING/SUBWAY TOURS

If you want to see it all and you don’t mind walking, these day trips are going to be some of the most affordable on our list. Read more »

Empire State Building Tickets Discount

How to Get Empire State Building Tickets

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This post will provide all of the information you need to visit the Empire State Building, including discount and free tickets, which observatory to choose and how to avoid long lines. Click here to purchase tickets now

 

 


HOW MUCH DOES IT COST TO GO TO THE TOP OF THE EMPIRE STATE BUILDING?

TIP:  If you are considering the purchase of a New York City tourist discount pass, keep in mind that entry to the Empire State Building is included for free with the purchase of the New York Pass. There are additional discount tickets available. 


Main Deck (86th Floor)

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