Posts Tagged: new york tips

New York to Washington DC by Bus

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Bus NYC to DC

This post reviews the various bus companies that offer bus service between NYC and DC.  We compare the average prices, length of journey, availability of basic facilities (such as Wifi and luggage storage), and arrival/departure locations. With so many different bus companies operating between the cities, it is hard to know which one offers the best […]

Which NYC Subway App is Best?

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NYC Subway Guide

This post lists the best apps to navigate public transportation in New York City. Most are free and it’s quite amazing how good they are.  These apps (for both iOS and Android) are among the best and can save you lots of time and confusion, leaving you more time to enjoy the city’s sights and […]

Deals and Discounts on New York City Attractions

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Discovery Times Square

It’s no surprise that New York City can be an expensive place to visit, especially because there are so many things to see. There’s no reason why you should skip seeing places you’ve dreamed of because the cost of admission will take a big bite out of your budget. That’s why we’ve hunted down multiple ways […]

New York Layover Tours

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New York boat tour or cruise

New York City is one of the most sought after vacation destinations in the world. However, because of its location and the many major airports in the surrounding area, it is also a popular place for travelers to have a layover. Thankfully as the city that never sleeps, New York offers visitors boundless activities, regardless […]

Manhattan to JFK Airport

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John F. Kennedy Airport is the largest and busiest of all NYC-area airports.  Located in Queens, about 15 miles from Manhattan, this airport has over seventy airlines operating out of it.  It handles most international flights into the NYC area, so if you are traveling  overseas, this will likely be where you’ll depart!  You have […]

Bars in New York City

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McSoreley's Free New York Pub Crawl

New York City has more than enough bars to suit your budget, the kind of atmosphere you like, and your pick of ‘poison’ – be it craft beers, wines of the world to one-of-a-kind cocktails.  Be sure to also take a look at our self-guided tour of historic New York City bars and pubs. Here […]

Just a Times Square Cowboy

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Naked Cowboy

Times Square has many iconic features: the Coca-Cola advertisement, Broadway show billboards, the New Year’s Eve Ball, and… a man wearing only underwear, a cowboy hat and a pair of cowboy boots.  Ladies and Gentlemen, meet The Naked Cowboy! The Naked Cowboy was born Robert John Burck on December 23, 1970.  He started off his performing […]

Finding Cheap Flights to New York City

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Cheap Tickets to New York

Generally, your airfare will be one of the two most costly expenses of your trip to New York City (the other being the cost of a hotel).  But with a little extra effort and flexibility, you can greatly reduce your costs making your trip to the Big Apple that much sweeter.   Be sure to […]