How to Get Around NYC on Vacation

New York City can seem like a complicated place to get around if you are from out of town - or even if you live there - but it doesn’t have to be. Millions of people navigate the streets of the Big Apple every day, and night, of the year, and by following a few simple guidelines and avoiding confusing parts of the city, you can too! For some added help, consider getting your hands on a NYC Guidebook from Smart Destinations. Full of information about attractions, helpful tips and special offers, the NYC Guidebook is an outstanding resource for even the most-seasoned of travelers. Whether … [Read more...]

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Where to Buy Souvenirs in NYC

Editor's note: This blog post was last updated on 4/12/2015. Did you know? Over 50 million tourists from all over the world visit New York City each year. Be one of them. Where to Buy Souvenirs in NYC For the best souvenirs stop in at one of the stores listed below at New York's top attractions. If you're planning on going to a few New York attractions, check out the New York Explorer Pass®, build your own New York Go Select® Pass, or choose from Value Package Deals itineraries tailored to your interests for discount tickets and savings on classic New York fun. Metropolitan Museum … [Read more...]

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Rockefeller Center Tour Discounts

In a city that is home to landmarks like the Brooklyn Bridge, Times Square and the Empire State Building, one of the notable places to visit is still Rockefeller Center. Comprised of outdoor gardens, historic buildings and attractions like NBC Studios, a Rockefeller Center Tour gives you the opportunity to investigate and explore this truly unique treasure. John D. Rockefeller wanted to create a cultural hub when he began work on the Center more than 80 years ago and his vision of an area celebrating art and architecture in the middle of urban New York City endures today. A Rockefeller … [Read more...]


NBC Studio Tour Discount Tickets

Situated in the middle of New York City at 30 Rockefeller Plaza, the headquarters of the National Broadcasting Company is where many of the country’s most popular television programs come to life. Get a chance to see what happens behind the scenes by going on the NBC Studio Tour. The tour, which has been given since 1933, allows guests to sneak a peek at areas of NBC studios that don’t usually make it on to the airwaves, including the NBC Sharp Globe Theater and the make-up room. The NBC Studio Tour also gives visitors the chance to produce their very own news and weather programs in the … [Read more...]