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...]

New York Film Festival

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Beginning on Sept. 27, the 51st New York Film Festival will be taking over the Big Apple for more than two weeks. Thirty-six films will be screened during the festival, including the highly anticipated Tom Hanks’ entry “Captain Phillips,” and there will be an abundance of other sidebar programming including panels, tributes, talks and other events. The NYFF is just one of the many New York Attractions that takes place in the city each year. For this year’s festival, writer/director Andrea Arnold has been named the 2013 "Filmmaker in Residence." This is the first year the residence program has been in existence and the point of the venture is "further the goals of filmmakers at an earlier stage in the creative process." Arnold is best known for her Oscar-winning 2005 live-action … [Read more...]

Ripley’s Believe It or Not NYC Discount Tickets

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Want to have an out of this world experience right in the heart of New York City? Then make sure to plan a trip to Ripley’s Believe It or Not NYC on 42nd street in Times Square. Ripley’s Odditorium showcases treasures and relics from around the world that will pique your curiosity and have you rediscovering your sense of wonder. Visitors to Ripley’s Believe It or Not New York City have the chance to ogle and analyze the amazing, bizarre and certainly unique collection of odds and ends that Robert Ripley spent more than 40 years traversing the world to compile. … [Read more...]