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So Good You Will Go on Them Twice! An Exciting Private Tour of New York
So good you will go on them twice! A private tour of New York is the best way to experience one of the most fascinating cities in, not just the United States, but the World
There is no one that has not heard of New York or at least one of the 5 Boroughs; The Bronx, Brooklyn, Manhattan, Queens and Staten Island. Each has their own claim to fame in some way or other. The delicious food and varied nightlife in every corner of New York has something for everyone to go wild or just relax.
Manhattan; this could be the most famous borough with it being home to the 9/11 Memorial, Central Park, the Empire State Building, Broadway, Ellis Island, the Statue of Liberty, world-class museums and concert halls to name just a few. A city tour is the only way to see this city and all it has to offer.
The Bronx, the borough that is home to the New York Yankees, the Bronx Zoo and the New York Botanical Garden. This part of the city is where hip-hop was born. There are many famous people from The Bronx like Jennifer Lopez, Billy Joel and Ralph Lauren. There is a fascinating culture side to this borough too.
Take a sightseeing tour of all the Boroughs and see the likes of The Empire State Building or Statue of Liberty
Brooklyn, A fantastic place to hear live music overnight and shop in the many vintage shops. If you want the most interesting walk, then stroll over Brooklyn Bridge or Brooklyn Heights promenade. Take the city tour to visit Coney Island, Prospect Height or Brighton Beach.
Queens, this is where a lot of sporting occasions are held like tennis US Open or go to Citi Field and see the New York Mets play baseball. Take a guided tour to see inventive art at MoMA Psi and Socrates Sculpture Park in Long Island.
Staten Island, take a ferry tour to see New York city’s largest forest preserve, take in a baseball game at Richmond Park or visit all the historic landmarks, museums and beaches.
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Travel Tips for New York City
The is no 'bad' time to visit New York. Any day of the year is a great time to visit. So when deciding on when to go will depend on what you want out of your trip. From the end of November to New Year is especially good with ThanksGiving and Christmas but the weather might be Cold. During March and April the St. Patricks Day or Easter Sunday Parades are something else work experiencing too and a great time for sightseeing tours weather wise.
New York may not be the cheapest place to visit, but if you look hard enough, you can find excellent accommodation and restaurants at very reasonable prices and travelling the city by subway is cheap and very accessible. If you are not careful and it does not matter how much you spend you can easily spend $500 a day on just hotels and restaurants. Sightseeing and private guided tours vary in price during the year and between operators.
Your safety is paramount so be careful when walking in New York and no Jaywalking. Be careful of pickpockets when walking on busy street. Do not walk alone at night in areas you are unsure of. If you are planning to see a Broadway show, book your tickets well in advance of traveling and the same goes if going on specific private tours. Make sure you are aware of the security procedures when arriving in any US airport.
Spring in New York has light rains, mild winds and mild temperatures for the majority of the months. Summer is sunny, bright and hot days with temperatures getting very hot some days. Autumn or ‘Fall’ has weather that is cool and crisp with temperatures beginning to fall. Winter is cold and snowy, but thankfully it is often sunny and clear which does mean that it gets very very cold so bring lots of layers of clothing
If you are visiting New York and want to see all the main highlights that the city has to offer, why not join us on our superb New York City private photo walking tour?
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