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Updated Articles and Resources

By Heather Cross

    Updated Articles and Resources
    • Most Popular New York City Tourist Attractions and Landmarks Created: Friday, June 15, 2007 Updated: Monday, July 14, 2014
      These NYC sights are popular with visitors and with good reason -- they're great. Don't miss our helpful tips for visiting these must-see spots.
    • Getting To and From JFK (John F. Kennedy) Airport Created: Thursday, August 21, 2003 Updated: Monday, July 14, 2014
      From taxis and car services to airport shuttles and the subway, here's how to get from John F. Kennedy International Airport (JFK) to Manhattan.
    • Cheap New York City Hotels Created: Friday, June 15, 2007 Updated: Monday, July 14, 2014
      Need to stretch your vacation budget? These NYC hotel picks offer affordable, safe and clean accommodations starting under $200.
    • Visiting Niagara Falls from New York City Created: Monday, April 25, 2011 Updated: Monday, July 14, 2014
      Are you thinking about taking a day trip (or longer) to Niagara Falls from NYC? Here are some ways to do the trip on your own or with a group.
    • Getting To and From EWR Airport Created: Friday, August 22, 2003 Updated: Monday, July 14, 2014
      Consider your options for traveling to and from Newark Airport (EWR) including taxis, cars, shuttles and even public transit.
    • Bloomingdale's Flagship Store Shopping Guide Created: Thursday, December 02, 2004 Updated: Monday, July 14, 2014
      Our shopping guide to the popular Bloomingdale's Flagship Store on 59th Street will help you maximize your shopping time.
    • Best Overall Restaurants for New York Restaurant Week Created: Friday, June 15, 2007 Updated: Friday, July 11, 2014
      With so many restaurants offering specials for Restaurant Week in New York City, it can be tough to make a decision, but this list of recommended choices for New York Restaurant Week can help make ...
    • Chrysler Building Visitors Guide Created: Wednesday, June 10, 2009 Updated: Wednesday, July 09, 2014
      Visit the lobby of the Chrysler Building is to see the ceiling mural. It's free and open during business hours to visitors, but there's no observation deck.
    • New York City Restaurant Week Lunch Picks Created: Friday, June 15, 2007 Updated: Wednesday, July 09, 2014
      This list highlights some recommended choices for Restaurant Week Lunch in New York City.
    • Iconic New York City Restaurants To Try During Restaurant Week Created: Wednesday, January 09, 2013 Updated: Wednesday, July 09, 2014
      If you're a visitor to NYC during Restaurant Week, consider dining at these classic New York City restaurants that participate.
    • New York City Restaurant Week Dinner Picks Created: Friday, June 15, 2007 Updated: Wednesday, July 09, 2014
      With so many restaurants participating in Restaurant Week, it can be overwhelming to make a choice of where to go. This list highlights some recommended choices for Restaurant Week Dinner in New Yo...
    • New York City Restaurant Week Participating Restaurants K-O Created: Sunday, January 04, 2004 Updated: Wednesday, July 09, 2014
      Here is a list of the restaurants that will be offering New York City Restaurant Week specials this year.
    • New York City Restaurant Week: Restaurants A-D Created: Sunday, January 04, 2004 Updated: Wednesday, July 09, 2014
      Curious about which restaurants you can eat at during New York City Restaurant Week? Check out our list of participating restaurant week restaurants.
    • Seek New York's Garment District Walking Tour Created: Monday, July 07, 2014 Updated: Monday, July 07, 2014
      Learn about the fashion industry in New York City from a real insider -- a fashion designer -- on this Garment District Walking Tour.
    • "Harry Potter: The Exhibition" in Times Square Created: Monday, July 07, 2014 Updated: Monday, July 07, 2014
      Discovery Times Square held a Harry Potter exhibit in 2011 and 2013
    • Rockaway Beach & Boardwalk Guide Created: Wednesday, July 06, 2011 Updated: Monday, July 07, 2014
      Want to visit Rockaway Beach in New York City? We've got all the information you need for a great day at the beach in Rockaway, Queens.
    • Celebrating July 4th in New York City Created: Thursday, June 09, 2011 Updated: Friday, July 04, 2014
      Thinking of Celebrating July 4th in New York City? Find information about July 4th fireworks, cruises and other events here.
    • Watch the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade from a New York City Hotel Room Created: Wednesday, June 15, 2005 Updated: Thursday, July 03, 2014
      Looking for a New York City hotel where you can get a room to see Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade? Here are some tips for booking a room with a parade view.
    • Chelsea Market / Meatpacking District Food and Culture Walking Tour Created: Wednesday, November 05, 2008 Updated: Tuesday, July 01, 2014
      Learn about the history of Chelsea Market and the Meatpacking District and enjoy an array of samples on this deliciously fun tour.
    • Macy's Flower Show Created: Wednesday, March 26, 2014 Updated: Tuesday, July 01, 2014
      The Macy's Flower Show has been a spring tradition for forty years and features extensive displays of live flowers adorning the flagship stores' interior. Find out about this event and whether you should go when you're in town.
    • March in New York City Weather and Event Guide Created: Monday, January 24, 2005 Updated: Tuesday, July 01, 2014
      Whether for St. Patrick's Day celebrations or school break, March promises visitors few crowds and milder weather than January and February.
    • Be in the Audience at Your Favorite TV Show in New York City Created: Friday, March 21, 2014 Updated: Tuesday, July 01, 2014
      Thinking about attending a TV taping when you're in New York City? Here's what you should know, including how to get tickets, what to expect and more.
    • Queens Museum Visitors Guide Created: Thursday, March 13, 2014 Updated: Tuesday, July 01, 2014
      Housed in the New York Building from the 1939 World's Fair, the Queens Museum is best known for being home to the Panorama of the City of New York. Get directions, details and advice for visiting h...
    • Free New York City Walking Tours Created: Monday, July 11, 2011 Updated: Tuesday, July 01, 2014
      Looking for a free NYC Walking Tour? Here are 8 tours all around the city that are available at no cost to you (though most of the time you should tip!)
    • Getting From New York City to Washington, DC Created: Monday, February 14, 2011 Updated: Tuesday, July 01, 2014
      Want to travel from New York City to Washington DC? There are many ways to get from New York City to Washington DC -- consider the pros and cons of each one here.
    • Visit Ground Zero, New York Created: Monday, May 02, 2011 Updated: Tuesday, July 01, 2014
      Want to visit Ground Zero and the World Trade Center? Here is information on tours and museums, as well directions and details for visiting on your own.
    • April in New York City Weather and Event Guide Created: Monday, January 24, 2005 Updated: Tuesday, July 01, 2014
      With warm weather coming, April is a great time to visit New York City before the summer crowds come. Plan your visit to New York City with this guide to April's events, weather and more.
    • WindowsWear Walking Tour Created: Friday, April 11, 2014 Updated: Tuesday, July 01, 2014
      Learn about and see many of New York City's beautiful store windows on the WindowsWear walking tour.
    • Seeing Ballet and Dance in New York City Created: Thursday, February 16, 2012 Updated: Tuesday, July 01, 2014
      If you're a dance or ballet lover, check out our guide to NYC's many options, covering both classic and contemporary performances and styles.
    • Shakespeare in the Park Guide Created: Wednesday, June 08, 2005 Updated: Tuesday, July 01, 2014
      The Public Theater presents Shakespeare in the Park in Central Park each summer -- free plays at the Delacorte Theatre. Find out how to get tickets to Shakespeare in the Park, what plays are being performed and more on this Shakespeare in the Park guide.
    • New York Philharmonic in the Parks Event Guide Created: Monday, July 12, 2004 Updated: Tuesday, July 01, 2014
      Listen to free performances by the New York Philharmonic in parks throughout New York City. Classical Concerts in Central Park in Manhattan, Prospect Park in Brooklyn, Cunningham Park in Queens, as well as in Staten Island and the Bronx.
    • Discovery Times Square Created: Tuesday, July 01, 2014 Updated: Tuesday, July 01, 2014
      Discovery Times Square held a Harry Potter exhibit in 2011 and 2013 to much acclaim.

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