New York Travel Guide

About New York

New York is a state in the northeastern U.S., known for New York City and towering Niagara Falls. NYC’s island of Manhattan is home to the Empire State Building, Times Square and Central Park. The Brooklyn Bridge connects Manhattan with the borough of Brooklyn. The iconic Statue of Liberty stands in New York Harbor. To the east, Long Island has beaches, the Montauk Lighthouse, the ritzy Hamptons and Fire Island.


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8 Local Life Hacks for Students in New York City

Learn 8 local life hacks for students in New York City. We’ll cover how to save money, tips for students, and more.

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THE BEST THINGS TO DO IN NYC OCTOBER 26-NOVEMBER 1

By: Stefanie DiMartino The weather is getting cooler, but activities are heating up! If you are looking to explore NYC, there are lots of things to do and see. Of course, while maintaining safety! Below are my top picks for the best things to do in NYC October 26-November 1.  The Top 9 Best Things…

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THE BEST THINGS TO DO IN NYC OCTOBER 19 – 25

This article will look at the Best Things to Do in NYC October 19 – 25, including events, entertainment, and museum exhibits.

Sarah Funk and Laura Peruchi on the row boats at Mohonk Mountain House. Photo by Thiago Ghisi

Best Autumn and Halloween Activities in NYC

In this article, I’ll share the Top 14 Best Autumn and Halloween Activities in NYC, including events, activities, and great photo ops!

Open Kitchen. Photo by Luis Yanes

A Beautiful NYC Countryside Cottage Penthouse on a skyscraper

The NYC Countryside Cottage Penthouse is one of a kind. Join me for a unique tour of NYC most fabulous homes.

Sarah at Bleecker Street Pizza with the Nonna Maria slice

The Best Greenwich Village Restaurant & Bar Guide

We cover the best Greenwich Village food and drink, including restaurants, bars, and cafes that you don’t want to miss.

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The New Yorker’s Guide to Wall Street & The Financial District

The New Yorker’s guide to Wall Street & The Financial District shares the history of the area, plus you’ll learn things to do, eat, and see.

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New York’s Most Unique Apartments: 300 sq. ft. studio tour

New York has some of the most unique apartments in the world. Today we’ll tour a 300 sq. ft. West Village apartment in a landmarked building.