17 Fun Things To Do (And See) In NYC When It Rains

Explore The Grand Central Station

New York is a magical city with plenty to see and do no matter the time of year. Despite its reputation for having little but dreary, overcast days and steady rains, New York has no more such weather than Vancouver or Denver. If you are worried about rainy days in New York City spoiling your … Read more

Top 30 Things to Do Alone in NYC – A Solo Traveler’s Guide

Brooklyn Botanical Garden

Planning to do a trip alone anytime soon? Come to New York City, one of the best cities for solo travelers for the abundance of adventurous activities it offers. This City that Never Sleeps has amazing things to do alone – from visiting tall skyscrapers to restaurant hopping and people-watching in parks. Whatever your interests may … Read more

Best Statue of Liberty Viewpoints – 10 Best Spots to View

Statue of Liberty from On a Helicopter Tour

“What’s the Statue of Liberty?” are words I’ve never heard someone say, especially in the United States. But as famous as this national monument and New York City landmark is, not many people have had the pleasure of visiting Lady Liberty.   It’s not surprising. Whether you live in the Big Apple or you’ve visited a … Read more

Brooklyn Bridge Vs Manhattan Bridge Vs Williamsburg Bridge

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The Basics: History, Construction, and Size The Brooklyn Bridge When the Brooklyn Bridge was built, it was the longest suspension bridge at the time. The main span is almost 1600 feet long and its surface hovers approximately 130 feet above water. To the tip of its towers, the Brooklyn Bridge is 272 feet tall. This bridge … Read more

Is Long Island Part Of NYC – Facts About Long Island

Montauk Point Lighthouse

Long Island is one of the biggest islands of New York and the United States, located on the southeastern-most end of New York. The Long Island Sound, Atlantic Ocean, New York Bay, and the East River are the surrounding bodies of water on the island. If you are in the Big Apple, dropping by at … Read more

Top 11 Most Famous Streets And Roads In New York City

Washington Street

With so many Must-See Attractions, New York City remains one of the world’s biggest attractions, if not the biggest. What’s amazing about this iconic city is how diverse it is. It isn’t uncommon to hear it described as a place with many varying personalities. This is because each street in New York is so drastically … Read more

Which Observation Deck Should You Visit in New York City?

A room with mirrored balloons

Getting a view of New York City from high up is sure to be on any tourist’s to-do list when visiting. But you can see NYC skyline from so many places now – bridges, such as Brooklyn Bridge, apartment buildings, tramways, such as Roosevelt Island Tramway, museums, and even the Statue of Liberty. However, you cannot beat the view … Read more

10 Best Places To See The Brooklyn Bridge In NYC

Pebble Beach At Main Street Park

Are you looking for the best view of the Brooklyn Bridge in New York? Then you’re in luck because this article will show you where to get the city’s best unobstructed Brooklyn Bridge Views. But first, let’s look at some facts and information about the bridge. The Brooklyn Bridge is not only one of the … Read more

19 Fascinating Facts About The Statue Of Liberty (Tickets, How To)

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Located in southern Lower Manhattan, the Statue of Liberty is among the world’s iconic landmarks and one of the top tourist destinations in the United States. As one of the must-see attractions in New York City, it is also known as Liberty Enlightening the World, America’s Freedom, and Mother of Freedom. More than 3.5 million … Read more