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Proud Pets: Traveling with Animals in New York City

(March 10, 2017) - New York welcomes animals of all kinds, from poodles to parakeets. Whether you live in town or are coming to visit, all pet owners need a primer on traveling around the city with dogs or cats. (read the story...)

The 6 Mistakes Most NYC Tourists Make

(January 06, 2017) - New York City is guaranteed to provide you with a good time no matter what season of the year you’re visiting, and if you’re planning a trip to the Big Apple, you’ll want to be sure to get as many tips from locals as you can. While there are plenty of things you can and should do while in the city, there are also a handful of things that you shouldn’t. Listed below are the six biggest mistakes that most NYC tourists make. Read them over, and then avoid them at all costs! (read the story...)

Doctors 24 HS Brings Medical Attention Right to Your Hotel Door

(November 21, 2016) - Visiting New York City can quickly go from an exciting to a frightening experience if one becomes ill on vacation. Language barriers, food poisoning, lost luggage, exacerbated medical conditions, excessive drinking, coupled with not knowing where the nearest hospital is, or if a visit to the ER is even warranted, can all contribute to a possibly panicky situation. Thankfully, concierges at the 400+ hotels around the city know who to contact in the initial stages of possible medical emergency—Doctors 24HS, which swiftly provides round-the-clock medical care, right in your hotel room. (read the story...)

City Guide: NYC's #1 Tourist Guide Free at 300+ Hotels

(November 09, 2016) - For 34 years, City Guide, New York's most popular tourist guide, has been bringing NYC visitors the most up-to-date information on theater, culture, dining, sightseeing, shopping, and nightlife, as well as providing readers with the best in NYC coupons and discounts. (read the story...)

How Much to Tip in NYC

(October 28, 2016) - Every city has its own tipping culture, and NYC is no exception. If you’re visiting Manhattan, you’re likely going to be spending a lot of time at hotels, in taxi cabs, and at restaurants, so it’s important to learn the proper tipping etiquette before you arrive. Rounded up below are seven of the most common tipping situations that might arise during your trip to NYC, so make sure you give them a read-through before you arrive in the city. (read the story...)

9 Tips for Money Changing in NYC

(October 18, 2016) - We know exchanging your currency for dollars is a high priority if you’re coming from a foreign country. While the process of money changing is fairly straightforward, certain places charge exorbitant fees for travelers who don’t know better. Follow these nine tips to save your dollars—or yen, or Euro, or Renminbi—when you visit New York City. (read the story...)

NYC Senior Travel Tips

(October 14, 2016) - Whether you’re a senior citizen traveling to New York City on your own, or whether you live in the Big Apple yourself and are trying to plan a trip for your parents or senior friends, these seven NYC senior travel tips will come in handy. If you want to get the most out of your vacation, you have to think ahead, and while New York is packed with activities for people of all ages, it’s important to make sure you’re catering to the needs of your specific age group. These tips are quick yet useful, and they’ll helpfully guide you in planning the perfect trip for any senior citizen! (read the story...)

Where to Celebrate a Senior Birthday in NYC

(September 13, 2016) - New York City isn’t just a place for the young. The city's sophistication and diversity allows anyone to feel at home. When it comes time to plan a senior friend or grandparent’s birthday party, you’ll probably want to avoid the nightclubs and walking tours. So where should you celebrate? These seven spots are our top recommendations for senior excitement, because great food, great views, and great performances can be enjoyed at any age! (read the story...)

The Secret Treasures of Central Park

(August 12, 2016) - Central Park is the most popular attraction in all of New York City, drawing more than 42 million visitors every year. To help you make the most of your foray, we’ve compiled a list of secret Central Park treasures organized by areas of interest. (read the story...)

Top 10 NYC Insider Transportation Tips

(July 19, 2016) - New York is a city made for exploring. There are endless options for visitors to travel within the city: the subway, bus, taxi, and on foot. Take a look through our top ten tips before you hit the streets. New York doesn’t have to be intimidating. Once you get the hang of things, you may never want to leave! (read the story...)

Owning New York: How to Not Look Like a Tourist When Visiting NYC

(July 19, 2016) - New York can be an intimidating place, especially for visitors who want to fit in. While it might take actually living here to be able to call yourself a “New Yorker,” we do have some tips that will help you blend in with the scene without much effort. Read on for our suggestions on how to own New York and pass for a local. (read the story...)

A Golden Moment for Tourism in Brooklyn: The Brooklyn Experience

(May 24, 2016) - Over 15 million people came to Brooklyn as tourists last year, confirming the borough’s status as one of the top attractions in NYC. Circle Line Sightseeing Cruises has just launched the first dedicated ride to New York’s other city. Longtime Brooklyn resident Ellen Freudenheim, author of the brand-new book The Brooklyn Experience: The Ultimate Guide to Neighborhoods & Noshes, Culture & the Cutting Edge, knows this degree of attention wasn’t always an inevitability... (read the story...)

Broadway Tips: How to Do Theater in NYC

(April 05, 2016) - Shakespeare wrote, “All the world’s a stage,” but New York is the world’s stage. Home to 40 Broadway theatres and hundreds of Off- and Off-Off Broadway houses, the city boasts more musicals, dramas, comedies, and theatrical events in a single day than anywhere else on the planet. (read the story...)

Hotel Calls: Getting Round-the-Clock Medical Help in NYC

(March 14, 2016) - The day of the doctor house call may have come and gone, but Doctors 24 HS has New York staying healthy in the era of the hotel call. If you're in need of a 24-hour doctor in NYC, one quick dial will bring you immediate service. Doctors 24 HS has an expert, licensed team standing by to help with anything a traveler might encounter, from physical therapy to medical attention to getting a prescription written. (read the story...)

Tips for Riding the Subway in New York City

(October 30, 2015) - If you’ve never visited New York City before, you might be feeling nervous about how to tackle NYC’s famous transit system, the subway. It might seem impossibly complicated, but we have a few tips to get you on the right track. (read the story...)

How To Get Tickets to SNL and More TV Shows

(September 02, 2015) - New York has its finger on the pulse of entertainment and big stars, so while you’re visiting the Big Apple, rub elbows with world-class news anchors, talk show hosts, and a robust lineup of Hollywood’s elite at a live TV show taping. In some cases, all you have to do is show up, albeit at the crack of dawn, and you’ve got prime access to an unforgettable New York experience. Below, find out what you need to know to work your way into some of the most popular TV show tapings in New York City. (read the story...)

Etiquette 101: Visiting NYC

(September 01, 2015) - If you’ve never been to New York, you’ll need to know a few city customs that visitors and locals alike are expected to follow. Here are some guidelines for tipping, taking photos, navigating the subway, and taking taxis in New York City. (read the story...)

Getting Around: New York City Bus Tips

(August 24, 2015) - Everything you need to know about navigating New York City buses, including cost, routes, etiquette and more. (read the story...)

Bringing Your Dog to NYC

(August 10, 2015) - Bringing your dog to NYC: we've got the definitive guide to taking a four-legged companion with you to New York. (read the story...)

Win $1000+ in NYC Prizes Every Week

(May 01, 2015) - Every week throughout 2015, City Guide Win NYC is hosting a free drawing to win more than $1,000 of some of New York's most popular tickets, tours and eats (read the story...)

Getting Around: NYC Subway Info

(March 23, 2015) - Basic info you need to know about using the NYC subway, including the new fare, MetroCard calculator, apps, plus a little trivia. (read the story...)

Getting Around: New York City Taxi Tips

(March 16, 2015) - Everything you need to know about hailing a New York City taxi and tips to maximize your experience. (read the story...)

Gotham Air and BLADE Fly You to the Airport in High Style

(March 09, 2015) - Jet to JFK, dash away to the Hamptons, and soar over the city in one of Gotham Air or BLADE's luxury helicopters. Travel will never be quite the same. (read the story...)

A Guide to New York City Convention Sites

(March 03, 2015) - A roundup of the top five New York City Convention sites, plus information on upcoming conventions, nearby places to grab a bite, and getting around. (read the story...)

Going To and From the Airport? Go Airlink NYC

(February 23, 2015) - Go Airlink NYC provides quick, easy, and affordable transportation to and from New York City's major airports, so you can spend less time planning your transportation, and more time enjoying NYC. (read the story...)

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