As you know, we are big fans of boat tours in and around New York because they are not only super relaxing but also offer you wonderful photo motives and perspectives of the skyline, Statue of Liberty, or the Brooklyn Bridge. What makes this tour so special and whether we can recommend you to you, you can see here.
We all love the constant hustle and bustle on the streets of New York, but – who doesn’t know it – sometimes you just need a break and have to get out of the city. The perfect break can be taken on a small island in the East River that is almost 3 kilometers long.
New York City, the breathtaking city on the east coast of the United States, is a living legend and one of the most popular travel destinations in the world and is always worth a visit. “The city that never sleeps” has been sung about and captured in films countless times. Millions of people are drawn to the Big Apple every year to live, to work, or to give in to their wanderlust in another world.
2021 will be leaving us soon. Should we remind you about the most interesting articles that have been published on our website? Here everyone will find something interesting.
The Empire State Building is part of the New York skyline like no other skyscraper. Actually, it can always be seen, regardless of whether you are on the East River, the Hudson River, Central Park, or Brooklyn. I’ll tell you our favorite spots to marvel at the Empire State Building – especially when it’s dark and the top is glowing, it’s just beautiful.
There is still a lot to do and see in January – Christmas is over, but winter in New York is still magical.
In the East River, between the Bronx and Queens, lies the small island of North Brother Island. There are several buildings on it, but they have long been overgrown. The island has been deserted for more than 50 years and nobody is allowed to enter it. Nevertheless, some photographers managed to take pictures of the crumbling houses.
Williamsburg’s northern neighbor, Greenpoint, has a large Polish population and is just as hip and trendy as Williamsburg itself. Even if Greenpoint Brooklyn itself is quite small, there is a lot to see and discover.
Williamsburg is New York’s hipster wonderland and not a dangerous area as many still think. Particularly popular with creative, artistic, freedom-loving residents of New York, the district is currently the focal point.
The weather is nice in New York City and you want to escape the background noise and typical New York for a moment? Then a trip to Governors Island is just the thing for you.
Millionaires and murderers are buried here: Brooklyn’s historic Greenwood Cemetery is rich in monuments and bizarre anecdotes. But now the gravesite is running out. And the money. Now the director wants to reinvent the resting place – as a tourist destination.
Many people are probably wondering if New York with children is a good idea. We guarantee that everything will be fine. New Yorkers are very friendly, polite, and generally very open – you will notice this wherever you are.
Even if New York is one of the most expensive metropolises in the world, that doesn’t mean that you can’t get great bargains here too. But what does bargain mean here? In New York, you can experience some things completely free of charge. For some sights even we wouldn’t have expected it, but just let yourself be surprised and find out in our article how you can save a lot of money on your next visit to New York.
Long Island City in Queens is a booming bohemian neighborhood on the East River. Just one subway stop from Manhattan, Long Island City in Queens is the closest Williamsburg to insiders (you know: the Mecca of the hip, creative residents of Brooklyn). There are few tourists in Long Island City because many either don’t know it or think it is too dangerous, which is absolutely not true.