Best Miami Attractions for Adults

Tropical Boat Yachting in Miami

Miami is an ideal destination for adults-only trips. With so many fun and exciting things to do in the city or at the beach, you can easily stay busy no matter how long your stay is. From yachting to scuba diving, spa treatments to shopping, here are some of the best Miami attractions for adults: TropicalBoat Charters As you look out onto the ocean, you’ll probably sigh with longing at the beautiful yachts cruising along the bay. Well, why not join them? Tropicalboat Charters offers charter services for a wonderful selection of boats available for anywhere from 2 to 8 hours. They have a variety of different shapes, styles and speeds so you can have the boat ride of your life. Choose from power boats, yachts, party boats and more! You can even rent a brand new limousine … [Read more...]

10 Things You Can’t Miss in New York City

Visit Times Square in New York City

It’s no secret why New York is called “The City That Never Sleeps.” With countless stores, restaurants, museums, galleries and more, there is no shortage of things to do in New York City. Whether you’re visiting with friends, a significant other, your family members or kids, you’re sure to find plenty of fun things to do. To get you started, here are 10 things you can’t miss in New York City: 1. Time Square One of the most iconic locations in the world, Times Square is a constant hub of excitement. From the shops to the restaurants to the brilliant lights and sounds, Times Square is certainly not to be missed. Stop in at the NHL Store, the Hershey’s Store, Forever 21, Quiksilver or The Sanrio Store. Grab some delicious Italian food at Becco or tasty Asian cuisine … [Read more...]

What You Need to Know When Traveling By Rail

Amtrak at the Crossroad

Though most people consider air travel to be the best way to get to a destination, traveling by rail can be a fun and exciting way to get there, too. If you can spare a bit more time to get to your destination and would like to see more of America, take a train! But rail travel is different from flying, so here are some tips to make sure you have a safe and enjoyable experience. What to Wear No matter how long you’re going to be on the train for, you’re going to want to wear comfortable clothing. Try to avoid tight clothes or anything too formal. Relaxed clothing will make a world of difference after a few hours of a train ride! What to Bring Though it can be fun to dine with other passengers on the train, doing so can be expensive and unhealthy, as many trains serve only … [Read more...]

Top Things to do in New York City

top-of-the-rock-observation

Given the hundreds of historical landmarks, stores, museums, restaurants, attractions and more, you might want to make a list of New York Attractions before you go there. It might be difficult to narrow down this list to fit into the amount of time you have in the city, but you’ll definitely want a game plan before you hit the Big Apple. If you only have a few hours, here are some ideas of what to see in NYC in one day: Top of the Rock The famed Rockefeller Center is a hot spot for dining, shopping and more. The three floors of the Top of the Rock Observation Deck are open everyday from 8am to midnight. GPS-activated audio/visual guides will tell you the names of the places you see. Times Square Lit up the Las Vegas Strip, Times Square is known as the Crossroads of the … [Read more...]

Things to do in New York City for Teens

Planning vacations with activities that interest adolescents can be difficult, but there are plenty of things to do in New York City for teenagers. Guests of all ages love visiting the Empire State Building, one of the nation’s most famous landmarks. As long as you’re not afraid of heights, you can travel right up to the top of the building and see New York City like never before. The building is open to visitors from 8am to 2am daily, so you should plan to go as it opens or as it closes to avoid crowds and lines. Teenagers will also love seeing film locations for their favorite movies and television shows. Guided tours are available for locations for shows like Gossip Girl and Ugly Betty and movies like Spiderman and The Devil Wears Prada. On Location Tours, the city’s only … [Read more...]

Looking for Things to Do in Boston?

One of the most exciting cities on the east coast, Boston offers many attractions and activities for its visitors. There are so many fun things to do year-round in Boston that you can visit at any time and still have an amazing experience. Here are some of the best things to do in Boston: Go Sightseeing with Boston Duck Tours These crazy colored “ducks” may look silly, but a Boston Duck Tour is definitely one of the coolest ways to learn about the city’s history. Hop aboard this amphibious World War II-style vehicle and your “conducktor” will bring you on an educational and hilarious adventure on land and water. Each tour guide is part of the Duck Tour “cast,” so they each have their own unique character and costume. No matter who you get for a conducktour, you’re … [Read more...]

Go City Card, Explorer Pass and Attraction Reviews

Smart Destinations now has a section of our site exclusively dedicated to Go City Card, Explorer Pass and attraction reviews. This review page give you the inside scoop about which attractions to visit and how to get the most out of your attraction passes from Smart Destinations as described by our customers. At the top of each review is a link back to the pass or attraction it describes, so you have a quick and easy way to get to more information if you want to read or buy. Visit our attractions and pass reviews pages to read more. … [Read more...]

TripFilms’ Top 5 Things to Do In New York City

TripFilms reviewed our New York City Explorer Pass and came up with their top 5 things to do or visit with the pass in New York City. #1 - The Statue of Liberty #2 - Empire State Building Observatory #3 - Madame Tussaud's Wax Museum #4 - Metropolitan Museum of Art, aka "The Met" #5 - New York Water Taxi If you want to explore TripFilms' top 5 things to do in New York City, pick up your New York City pass good for either 3, 5, 7 or 10 attractions. You can also build a personalized sight seeing pass to different New York City attractions and save. Got a different list of top things to do in New York? Let us know, we'd love to hear what your favorites are. … [Read more...]