Posts Tagged: New York City Neighborhoods

What to See and Do in Greenwich Village

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Things to Do in Greenwich Village

This post is a guide to things to see and do in Greenwich Village, including where to hear live music, where to dine, shop and more.  This is one neighborhood you simply must explore, either on your own or with us on one of our pay-what-you-wish guided walking tours. We’ve also created a self-guided tour included […]

Midtown Manhattan Walking Tours

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Manhattan Tours

Arguably the world’s busiest and most crowded and valuable pieces of real estate, Midtown Manhattan is what most visitors envision when they think of New York City.  Home to some of the city’s most iconic architecture, from Gothic to Post-Modern and from Beaux-Arts to Art Deco (lots of Art Deco) – it’s not difficult to […]

Greenwich Village Tours

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Greenwich Village Tours

This post reviews and compares the various sightseeing tour options in Greenwich Village available to you, including our name your own price tours.  Most Greenwich Village tours are about 2 hours in length, so it won’t take up too much of your time.  We have organized this post by theme and we have included a link […]

One Day in New York City

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This post is a compilation of ideas on how to spend one day in New York City, including an itinerary for those new to the Big Apple and more granular sections on how to enjoy a day in just one or two neighborhoods.  We also include a section on taking day-long guided sightseeing tours, including […]

Self-Guided Roosevelt Island Tour

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Roosevelt Island Tour

This post is a self-guided tour of NYC’s Roosevelt Island. Some of you may be familiar with Roosevelt Island from the red aerial tram that crosses the East River from 250 feet above it. The tram has been the setting for many films and TV shows, such as Spider-Man (2002), in which the Green Goblin blows up the […]

Broadway and the Theater District Tour

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Come and take a self-guided tour of Broadway Theatre District.  This tour covers some of the major theaters in Manhattan’s Theater District.  This tour will take you anywhere from 1 hr 30 min to 2 hrs in length.   Related Posts: Don’t forget that you can get discounted Broadway show tickets in Times Square. Be sure […]

Which Greenwich Village Food Tours Are Best?

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Greenwich Village Food Tour

This post compares and reviews the various Greenwich Village food tours, including our pay-what-you-wish version. All tour companies below are highly rated, but each stands out in their own way. A word of advice: taking a food tour at the beginning of your trip provides you with not only a historical frame of reference in the […]

22 Things to Do in Times Square

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This post covers things to do in Times Square with sections on free and night activities, shopping, restaurants, and a Times Square map and self-guided walking tour. Below you will find lots of information about Times Square so you know about all the great happenings! Be sure to check out our Things to Do in […]

Self-Guided Tour of Hell’s Kitchen

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Currently known for Off Broadway Theaters, chic restaurants and luxury condominiums, Hell’s Kitchen is now as safe as any place in Manhattan, but it was one of the last areas to be tamed. Sometimes known as Clinton or Hell’s Canyon, it’s still best known as Hell’s Kitchen, a name bestowed for its reputation as a […]