Category Archives: U.S. / North America

Five Must-Do’s when Visiting NYC over the Holidays

New York City skyline

New York City skyline

New York City is one of the most exciting places to visit, especially during the festive Holiday Season. With so many fun things to do and see, it can be overwhelming trying to figure out your itinerary. Here are five must-dos when visiting NYC over the holidays:

Continue reading

10 Reasons to Visit New York City This Summer

View of Manhattan skyline, NYC Bus Tour, Central Park Lake and Imagine Mosaic at Strawberry Fields – © LoveToEatAndTravel.com

View of Manhattan skyline at night, NYC Hop-On Hop-Off Bus Tour, Central Park Lake and Imagine Mosaic at Strawberry Fields – © LoveToEatAndTravel.com

There are literally hundreds of reasons to visit New York City this summer – it’s hard to pinpoint just 10 of them! Here are a few of our favorite things to do and see whether you’re a first time visitor or a seasoned traveler to the Big Apple. 

  1. NYC Hop-On Hop-Off Double Decker Bus Tour & Night on the Town
  2. Central Park (fun things to do and most of them are free)
  3. Empire State Building & Observatory – Skip-the-Line Tickets
  4. Top of the Rock Observation Deck
  5. St. Patrick’s Cathedral
  6. Greenwich Village, SoHo, Chinatown & Little Italy – Food & Walking Tours
  7. Statue of Liberty & Ellis Island Guided Tour
  8. NYC Museums & VIP Morning Tour of The Met before it opens to general public
  9. Times Square & Broadway Shows
  10. Ground Zero, 9/11 Memorial & Museum and One World Observatory Tour

Find out more information below and book your tours and tickets now before the summer season rush.

Continue reading

5 Top Experiences in Toronto

Holt Renfrew escalator - Photo Credit: Deborah Grossman

Holt Renfrew escalator – Photo Credit: Deborah Grossman

This post was written by Deborah Grossman from the San Francisco Bay Area.

Discovering tasty and exciting attractions in Toronto is an easy quest. From film and art to food and shopping, pick a neighborhood and choose from an array of activities.

Continue reading

The Best Pizza Walking Tour of Manhattan

Pepperoni, Sausage and Mushroom Pizza – © LoveToEatAndTravel.com

Pepperoni, Sausage and Mushroom Pizza – © LoveToEatAndTravel.com

New York City is famous for many things… and one of them is pizza! Every time we visit NY, we always make time for having a pizza, even if it’s only a slice or two.

This top-rated Pizza Walking Tour of Manhattan has been featured on the Travel Channel, Food Network, Cooking Channel and Discovery Channel. Come and see for yourself what make this pizza tour so popular with foodies from around the world. It’s a “must-do” for pizza-lovers!
Continue reading

Fun Valentine’s Day River & Bay Cruises: London, Paris, New York and San Francisco

Happy Valentine's Day - © LoveToEatAndTravel.com

Happy Valentine’s Day – © LoveToEatAndTravel.com

Valentine’s Day – Sunday, February 14, 2016

Looking for something fun and romantic to do with your honey on Valentine’s Day? This year, Valentines Day falls on a Sunday of a 3-day weekend (Monday, February 15th is President’s Day, a national U.S. holiday) – so you have plenty of time to celebrate.

If you haven’t already made your Valentine’s Day plans, check out these fun River & Bay Cruises in London, Paris, New York and San Francisco. And if you’re thinking of popping the question… this may be the place to do it!

Continue reading

Foodie Roadtrip – Restaurants A-Z in Illinois & Indiana

 

Lance, Nancy, and friends Debbie and Todd – © Lance M. Burris

Lance, Nancy, and friends Debbie and Todd – © Lance M. Burris

This post was written by Lance M. Burris – from Plainfield, Indiana.

Have you ever been in the car with your wife headed out for a meal at a restaurant and you say to her, “Where do you want to eat dear?”  Her answer is, “I don’t know, you pick, I picked last time.” I suppose we have all been there one time or another and you usually give in and pick a place to dine and when you do, she can be heard to say, “ I don’t want to eat there, pick some place else.”

Continue reading

20 Fun Things To Do in Las Vegas in the Winter – and during CES 2016

Las Vegas Sign at Night – © LoveToEatAndTravel.com

Las Vegas Sign at Night – © LoveToEatAndTravel.com

Updated January 2016:

Las Vegas is a FUN place to visit anytime of the year – and the winter is no exception. It’s a great place to escape for a getaway weekend, a business trip, or a family vacation. There’s so much to do and see… and eat! Vegas has it all – award-winning celebrity restaurants, all-you-can-eat buffets, top name entertainment, dazzling shows, world-class gaming, hot bars and nightclubs, fabulous shopping, luxurious spas, championship golf, and fun family attractions.

20 Fun Things To Do in Las Vegas in the Winter – and during CES
If you’re planning on visiting Las Vegas during January 6-9, 2016 be prepared for BIG crowds. The annual CES event will be taking place — it’s the largest consumer electronics show in the nation, drawing over 165,000 people from around the world.

As one of our favorite travel destinations, we often get requests for recommendations on what to do and see in Vegas.  So we put together some of our Fun Things To Do in Las Vegas during the winter months (and during CES). Click on the link below for a list and brief description of fun attractions, great restaurants, hot nightclubs and spectacular shows.

Have FUN!

20+ Fun Things To Do in Las Vegas in the winter and during CES

What are some of your favorite things to do in Vegas during the winter months?

 

Back to main Blog page