The One World Trade Center at Ground Zero always gives everyone goosebumps anyway – 380 meters above Manhattan and in good weather conditions with 80 kilometers of visibility. It could only be a special experience and it was, despite the bad weather.
New York is the city of extremes: huge skyscrapers, surrounded by 2 rivers, right by the sea, and yet there are many green spots. Sometimes very small and with a waterfall-like Paley Park in Midtown or huge like the popular Central Park, the green lung of Manhattan. The best parks in New York including our insider tips on what you should definitely do there and why you have to go there, you can find out here.
For many New York visitors, a hotel in Central Park is the ideal choice. The location is super central and right on the green lungs of the city. Above all, the view over the huge Central Park and the Manhattan skyline is simply fantastic.
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.
New York is only for fashionistas and lifestyle queens? Not even close! The city that never sleeps also has plenty of hotspots for book guessing. In these seven bookstores, you can indulge your passion for books, lose yourself between the shelves and stacks, and discover the latest niche titles.
Every time we go to New York, the same questions arise again and again: What do we want to see and what is hot in the Big Apple when we travel? That’s why we have put together our best New York travel tips here to make your stay in New York City a lasting experience.
Is it your first time traveling to New York? Then you should definitely avoid these 10 beginner mistakes in New York City!
Central Park is not only New York’s most popular, but also the largest park. There is a lot for you to discover and experience on around 340 hectares of the parking area.
In New York’s largest park, countless sights, activities, and paths are waiting to be discovered by you. Cross the romantic Gapstow Bridge, row a boat on Central Park Lake, relax with the locals on the Great Lawn, and sip a cocktail over the treetops of the park. We have put together a route and program for your perfect day in Central Park.
Central Park is beautiful in summer. The entire park shines in a strong, lush green, the plants bloom in all sorts of colors and there is a lot of life in the park. From morning to evening you can experience a lot there and there are many special events such as the free concerts. So here are our best tips for summer in Central Park.
The region of the Catskill Mountains is conveniently close to New York City and inspires by quaint, historic small towns, nostalgic charm, and a wide range of leisure activities.
New York with children: If you go to New York with children, you don’t want to miss the most important sights: The Statue of Liberty, Empire State Building, Times Square, and the One World Trade Center are part of the program for most tourists in New York. But what else can you experience in New York? What is particularly suitable for and with children?
Are you looking for the best museum in Brooklyn? Then you have come to the right place – because we show you not only the most important museums in Brooklyn but also exhibitions, exhibitions, and galleries that are in this borough of New York. There are many good museums to choose from in Brooklyn.
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.
A very popular attraction right on Times Square is Madame Tussauds, New York. Many will recognize it just by walking by because every day other wax celebrities stand in front of the museum. Let them invite you to take funny cult photos.
The art museum: “The Frick Collection” is beautifully located at the southern end of the Museum Mile. The mansion on Central Park was once the home of Henry Clay Frick (1849-1919), a wealthy industrialist and art collector who opened his prestigious residence to the public as a museum after his death.
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.
Big Apple is a real paradise for shopaholics, and with different shopping budgets. A detailed overview in our article.
New York really offers everything you need for a successful shopping tour: world-famous labels, small insider shops that are hidden in up-and-coming districts, and also large outlets at the gates of the city that can be reached quickly. In addition, the latest trends and long opening times. Here we reveal the best shopping in New York insider tips and show you where you can go on a cheap shopping tour.
Sailing in New York or off New York is an incredibly relaxed and impressive way to experience the city from the water. We love to be out and about by boat or ship because it always somehow conveys a vacation-on-vacation feeling. Great weather combined with a sailing trip on the Hudson River, the East River, or the port of New York is an experience that we warmly recommend.