Thanksgiving in New York

Fall Park view Murdock

Whether you’re hosting Thanksgiving in New York or visiting the Big Apple during the holiday weekend, you might want to put something on the schedule to give you a break from feasting and watching football. While the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day parade is… [Read More]

New York Vacation Tips

New York Vacation Tips

Traveling to the Big Apple this summer? Whether you’re a first time visitor or a frequent flyer to NYC, it can be tough to sort through all the nitty gritty details. Here are a few of our favorite New York Vacation Tips… [Read More]

New York City Tourism Discounts

New York  Sunset - From Rockefeller Center

Did you know that New York City hosts nearly 47 million tourists each year? While the number seems striking, it starts to make sense when you take into account all of the City’s many tourist magnets. People come from all over the… [Read More]

NYC Weekend with a NY Explorer Pass


Last weekend, my boyfriend and I took Monday off to spend three days exploring New York City. Of course, Evan and I each had a New York Explorer Pass (for 3 attractions) in hand, and we were psyched to use them. The… [Read More]

New York City Historical Sites

new york attractions

Teeming with history and alive with culture, New York is a rich city for the curious-minded. Whether you’re a history buff or decidedly not, New York attractons will excite, enrich, and expand your mind with their living history lessons. With summer vacation… [Read More]

Visit SPY the Exhibit at Discovery Times Square

sky exhibit interior

What’s the next best thing to hanging out with James Bond? The new “SPY the exhibit” at Discovery Times Square! With the New York Explorer pass, Smart Destinations customers get discounted admission to this one-of-a-kind exhibit. Plus, they also get to skip… [Read More]

Visit the Terracotta Warriors with Smart Destinations Before They Head out of Town!

2000-year-old Terracotta Warriors

As August winds down, don’t forget to check out the world-famous Terracotta Warriors exhibit at Discovery Times Square. With Smart Destinations, visitors get discounted access and as an added bonus, the skip-the-line benefit! “We’re excited to be able to offer this limited-time… [Read More]