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NYC's Most Iconic Attractions & Landmarks Map

Submitted by on 07/10/2020

New York City is a destination known world-wide for the shopping, dining, shows and some of the most iconic attractions and landmarks in the world! From Central Park to Wall Street to the Statue of Liberty, travelers from every continent come to New York City to see some of the sights that they've learned and read about all their lives!


New York City's Original Food Tasting and Cultural Walking Tours - Foods of NY Tours

Submitted by on 06/30/2020

With so much culture packed into one city it’s difficult for visitors to find and experience each unique neighborhood, much less taste all of their food each NYC neighborhood is famous for. New York City food tours are the answer to all of such problems, and its hard to do it better when it comes to sampling the goods than Foods of NY Tours does!


Fun Things to Do on 4th of July in NYC

Submitted by on 06/25/2020

There are plenty of fun things to do in NYC on the Fourth of July. One of the most obvious but cherished 4th of July traditions is the Macy's Fireworks Show. At this kid-friendly 4th of July event, the Manhattan skyline will be lit by thousands of exploding shells set off from six barges on the Hudson River. While you've no doubt seen the Macy's Fourth of July Fireworks Show live on TV, you've probably never seen the show from the deck of a luxury cruising vessel. American Princess and Classic Harbor Line offer fabulous views of the Fourth of July fireworks show in NYC. Book early to ensure yourself a spot!


Top Eleven Reasons to Love Baseball in NYC

Submitted by on 06/16/2020

Baseball season is in full swing, and with it comes the promise of yet another baseball season for the New York Yankees and the New York Mets.


Classic Harbor Line: The Best of the Best For 4th of July Fireworks Cruises

Submitted by on 06/15/2020

If you’re in New York City for 4th of July weekend, whether you want a spectacular view of the fireworks or want a fantastic sightseeing adventure one afternoon, you’ll want to check out one of the cruises by Classic Harbor Line.


5 things to bring on your NYC trip

Submitted by on 06/14/2020

Planning for a vacation can be stressful, especially to a city where you may have never been. NYC has so many sights that you may want to visit, and with so little time you don't want to waste a second of it. Here is a quick top 5 list of things to bring with you in order to maximize your fun in NYC!

1. Comfortable shoes


Biking through New York City: Blazing Saddles Meets all of your Biking Needs

Submitted by on 06/10/2020

Exploring the Big Apple via bicycle is one of the best ways to get accustomed to the city. Being on a bike allows visitors to get up close and personal with all of the fantastic New York City attractions in a way that traveling via bus or car wouldn’t permit, and yet covers more ground than trekking through the city on foot would.


Ben and Marty's Bagel Tours

Submitted by on 06/05/2020

If you want to learn about New York City and its diverse cuisines, a food tour sounds right for you! But if you want to really learn about how the city has become all that it is today while tasting all of its staple foods, nothing sounds more right for you than a New York Bagel Tour!


Days Inn Hotel in North Bergen – A Perfect Hotel For Your Next NYC (or NJ) Vacation

Submitted by on 05/25/2020

The Executive Days Inn at Meadowlands is located just across the Hudson from Manhattan in North Bergen, New Jersey.

This hotel is perfect for all New York City visitors wanting to escape the city’s bustling atmosphere when they retire for the night. Manhattan is minutes away over or under the Hudson and there are many things to do on the New Jersey side of the river as well.


Take in the Big City’s skyline over dinner and a show!

Submitted by on 05/13/2020

The skyline of New York City is famous and you’ll want to catch the iconic view of the Big Apple – what better way to do so than from the water? Allen Batista Travel offers specialty boat rides that will not only show off the city’s skyline, but keep you entertained. NYCTourist.com is pleased to present Allen Batista Travel as their Editor’s Choice for fun tours in NYC.