Things to Do in June in NYC

How is the Weather in New York in June?

This post summarizes the weather in New York City in June, including tips on what to wear and things to do.comfortable.  




Early in June, afternoon high temperatures are very nice, averaging mostly in the low to mid-70s f (22-24C).  

Early morning lows will fall to the mid to upper 50s f (13-15C) while a couple of colder morning can see lows down into the upper 40s f to near 50f (9-10C). Read more »

NYC Summer Guide

New York City Summer Guide

This guide is all about things to do in New York in the summer, updated for 2019. We include a Top 10 list, loads of free things to do, concerts, festivals, special events, and family-friendly activities.



TOP 10 

This is a Top 10 list of things to do in New York City in the summer.  Keep in mind, there are hundreds of things to do in NYC in the summer months. It is not easy to choose just 10 things to do for this list!

Be sure to read through this entire post for all the other super fun things you can do during your summer visit. 

For those on a budget, you’ll appreciate the countless free activities from outdoor festivals, concerts, and movies, theater, sports and more. Read more »

Shakespeare in the Park Tickets

This post is about the 5 ways you can get a FREE ticket to see a Shakespeare play in Central Park, including practical information like directions to the theater and how to prepare for this most memorable evening! 




Shakespeare in The Park

For over 50 years, every summer, on several nights a week, Shakespeare plays are performed for the public for free at the charming Delacorte Theater in Central Park.

The 2019 season features Much Ado About Nothing (May 21-June 23), followed by Coriolanus (July 16-August 11). Click on the links to see the performance dates. 

Tickets are given out by a lottery system for THAT NIGHT’s performance, so it’s best to be flexible if you want to see a performance.  Read more »

New York City's skyline @fotolia

Night Tours in New York City

This post lists and compares many New York City night tours available to you, including our pay-what-you-wish walking tours, but also bus, boat, and helicopter tours.  


If you are thinking about getting a tourist pass in order to save money on tours and attractions, keep in mind that the passes also include night bus, boat, and helicopter tours.

Check out our blog posts comparing the different New York City tourist passes for more information.  Read more »

Yankee Stadium Tours

Yankee Stadium Tours and Tickets

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 tips on game tickets.




There are three different types of tours that you can take at Yankee Stadium. Each tour provides a different service and focus.

Depending on the availability of certain areas in the ballpark, your tour guide may choose to take a different route from one day to the next. Read more »

Tickets to the MOMA

Museum of Modern Art (MoMA) Tickets

This post will provide information about planning a trip to the Museum of Modern Art, including tickets, free Fridays and other discounts, the best times to visit, and tours.




The Museum of Modern Art (MoMA) was the first institution anywhere in the United States to devote itself exclusively to modern art.

In 1928, a group of wealthy philanthropists, educators and museum curators, including Abby Aldrich Rockefeller (wife of John D. Rockefeller), collaborated to realize their shared vision of bringing Europe’s finest modern art to American audiences. Read more »

New York Sim card

SIM Cards for New York City and the USA

This post lists some of the best SIM cards and plans that are suitable for travelers to New York City and the US who bring their own phone.

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If you are coming to the U.S. for up to 3 weeks, this is a SIM card with great features for a good price.


  • Valid for 21 days
  • Unlimited data, with up to 2GB at 4G LTE speed
  • Unlimited domestic and international texting to 140+ countries & destinations
  • 1,000 minutes of domestic talk within the U.S.
  • your phone must be unlocked

Price: $30

How to purchase: 

To buy this online in advance, you must have a U.S. address which isn’t the case for most tourists. So you will likely have to wait until you arrive in the U.S. to buy the card.

Fortunately, there are many T-Mobile stores everywhere. Find a location by visiting their website.


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