Posts Tagged: New York City Attractions

How to Get Top of the Rock Tickets

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Top of the Rock Tickets

This post covers how to get tickets to Top of the Rock, the observation deck at Rockefeller Center, including tips on discount tickets.  We also compare the top 3 NYC observation decks, including the Empire State Building and One World Trade Center. Ticket Types + Prices 6 Discounts and Combos NBC Studios Tour Rockefeller Center […]

Things to Do in November in New York

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November Main image

This post lists the many things to do in November in New York City. We’ve included family-friendly options, things to do at night, and of course, free activities since we appreciate traveling on a budget.  November is a month when, if dressed appropriately, you should be comfortable walking around the city.   The video below covers weather […]

Things to Do in October in NYC {2017}

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New York October

This post lists great things to do in October NYC, including free activities, kids’ events, fun things to do at night and more. October is a fantastic time to be in New York City. It is an off-peak tourist month so you will enjoy shorter lines at attractions. The weather is moderate, with brisk sunny days and […]

Grand Central Terminal Tours

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Grand Central Terminal inside

This post is a review and comparison of the various different walking tours of Grand Central Terminal, including our own guided pay-what-you-like tour as well as a self-guided GPS-enabled audio tour.  Most Grand Central Terminal tours run anywhere from 1 ½ – 2 hours in length, making them easy to fit into almost any itinerary. Even if […]

Metropolitan Museum of Art Tours

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This post compares and reviews the various options you have for a Metropolitan Museum of Art Tour, including guided and audio tours.  The Met is filled with exhibitions which focus on significant cultural history. These installations are frequently switched out, allowing you to experience something entirely different with each individual visit. Considering how often they […]

Visiting Trump Tower in New York City

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This post will show you how to visit Trump Tower on 5th Ave. in Midtown Manhattan. It is the central headquarters of the Trump Organization. It’s also where Donald J. Trump’s penthouse is. Of course, since Trump was elected president, the building has become even more significant as a destination. This post contains information that […]

The Flatiron Building in New York City

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Flatiron Feature

When Daniel Burnham’s design for the George A. Fuller company’s office building was completed in 1902, it was named after Fuller himself, the Fuller building. But much like 56 Leonard today has come to be known as the Jenga building, New Yorkers gave this building a name of their own, the Flatiron building, because of […]