Top New York City Tours

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With five boroughs, 304 square miles of land, and 8.5 million inhabitants, there’s no doubting New York City is a big place. It’s no wonder that tourists have so much trouble deciding what to do and see in the city—it’s hard to even know where to start! From the Empire State Building and the Statue of Liberty to cultural enclaves like Chinatown and Spanish Harlem, the sights are endless and as diverse as they can be. One of the best ways to see the most of the city is to take a tour! New York tours are as diverse as the city itself, and there’s no shortage of options. Plus, tours offer a unique way to see the city, learn about it’s culture and history, and get to know your way around. Bus Tours One of the most popular bus tours in NYC is the CitySights All Around Town … [Read more...]

5 Chocolate Tasting Tours in the United States

Take a Savor Seattle Chocolate Tasting Tour

Whether you're a local or a tourist, there's really no better way to experience a city than a chocolate tasting tour. When you combine sightseeing with decadent gourmet chocolate, you really just can't go wrong. As part of the current food tour phenomenon, chocolate tasting tours can be found all over the United States in major cities. From the mountains to the prairies, Americans appreciate their chocolate. Another great thing about these tours is that they're all done on foot, so you'll get a feel for the city you're in and walk off the excess chocolate calories. SEATTLE Chocolate Indulgence Tour by Savor Seattle This 2-hour walking tour in the beautiful city of Seattle includes over 15 chocolate tastings. You'll learn about Seattle's chocolate history and its 50+ chocolatiers, and … [Read more...]

Food on Foot Tours Robbed of #1 spot on Top 10 List

TripAdvisor recently published its list of the top ten “sweetest attractions” in the U.S. The list was picked by TripAdvisor editors who got it all wrong. As always happens when anonymous "editors" make critical decisions on ranking, the safe pick always wins while fans are left to powerlessly gnash their teeth over the injustice that pervades our world. In this case the number one spot went to a perennial favorite: Hershey's Chocolate World, in Hershey, PA. OK, so it’s unclear if this list (or even one like it) has ever existed before, but if it had, you’ve got to believe the folks at Hershey would be on it given how long they have been at it and the fact that they have an amusement park and even a spa you can work into your visit to Hershey’s. So they will be a … [Read more...]