Museums in New York City

The museums of New York City are famous around the world. Everyone knows that The Met is where you go to see art (unless you want to be edgy and going to the MoMA). And there are leading museums throughout New York City which cater to history, science and exhibits for children. There are also […]

Visiting Central Park in New York City

Central Park, one of the most famous parks in the world, first opened in 1859 and sprawls over 843 lush acres in the center of Manhattan. Central Park is surrounded by some of the most expensive and luxurious real estate in the city, especially along famed 5th Avenue, which borders the west side of the […]

Romantic Destinations in New York City

Show the apple of your eye that you love them all over again with a romantic trip to New York City. The city simply oozes love and romance for all sorts of personality types and interests. Collect a handful of romantic destinations in New York City and plan the perfect weekend away to rekindle an […]

Family Dining in New York City

New York City has something for every appetite. And as a top vacation destination for families, naturally it must offer a variety of family-friendly dining options. If you’re headed to New York city with your family soon and don’t want to visit the same old chain restaurants you have at home, or sacrifice good taste […]

17 New York City Cathedrals, Churches, Synagogue’s and Temple’s

New York City, well known for for being a cosmopolitan melting pot of different cultures, the Big Apple is also home to many beautiful and breathtaking churches, cathedrals and synagogues. From St. Paul’s Chapel where George Washington worshiped, to the iconic St. Patrick’s Cathedral, each of these buildings showcase a diverse rich cultural heritage and architectural styles that […]

Visiting Saint Patrick’s Cathedral in New York City

If you are visiting New York City then you will want to be certain to visit Saint Patrick’s Cathedral one of the most famous churches in New York City. This splendid piece of architect is located on Fifth Street between 50th and 51st Streets. The cathedral has been recognized throughout history as the center of […]

Best Italian Restaurants in New York City

New York City is a cultural mecca. Where such diversity thrives, restaurants pop up to cater to the unique tastes of each cultural palette. And where this diversity merges over time, restaurants will begin to add their own unique twists to traditional foods in order to represent an array of tastes that will appeal to […]

Travel Photo of the Moment

The Travel Photo of the Moment is of the Brooklyn Bridge and was taken by 708718 Photo credit: 708718

Travel Photo of the Moment Atlas at Rockefeller Center

The Travel Photo of the Moment is of Atlas at Rockefeller Center The Rockefeller Center is located between Fifth Avenue and Seventh Avenue in Midtown Manhattan. Built by the Rockefeller family, the Rockefeller Center was declared a national historic landmark in 1987. The famous and recognizable statue of Atlas faces Fifth Avenue and was constructed […]

Weekend Getaways in New York City

Few cities have as much to offer as New York City. This city is known the world over for everything it has to offer and you’d be hard pressed to find a better place to escape for a weekend getaway.

The American Museum of Natural History, NY

The American Museum of Natural History offers a wide variety of scientific and educational exhibits. This museum provides an interesting experience to people of all ages. Visitors to this building will be able to enjoy an array of activities. This attraction is located in New York City.

Manhattan Bridge at Sunset – Travel Photo of the Moment

The Travel Photo of the Moment is of the Manhattan Bridge at Sunset and was taken byajagendorf25

Free Things to Do in New York City

New York City is a ridiculously expensive city to live in and visit, that is unless you are in the know on some of the fun and popular free things to do in NYC.

Visiting the Hayden Planetarium

The Hayden Planetarium in New York City’s Central Park offers the visitor a glimpse into the world of astrophysics through their fascinating exhibits, programs presented to the public, and a wealth of resources online and in print. The planetarium is operated through the American Museum of Natural History and admission to museum grants the visitor […]

Historic Landmarks in New York

New York City is one of the most exciting cities that you are ever going to get a chance to visit in your lifetime. It is where things are happening in the United States today. Celebrities have homes there. Socialites throw parties there. Business deals happen there. Fashion trends are set there. And everyone who […]

Book Review: Fun on Foot in New York

Fun on Foot in New York, by Warwick and Nola Ford, has a long but informative subtitle: “The runners’ and walkers’ guide to New York City and its surrounds in New York State and New Jersey”. This basically sums up exactly what this book is about. The introductory section of Fun on Foot gives useful […]

Book Review: Seeing Central Park

By far one of the most famous parks in the world, if not the most famous, is New York’s Central Park – and if you either aren’t able to get to New York to visit it just yet, or if you’re there and you want to understand every detail of it, then the beautiful new […]

Book Review – Off the Beaten Subway Track

You might think you know New York City well, but until you’ve checked out a few of the attractions unearthed in Off the Beaten (Subway) Track: New York City’s Best Unusual Attractions by Suzanne Reisman, then you’ve really only just skimmed the surface.