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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.

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Central Park Horse & Carriage Rides

 

Central Park Horse & Carriage Rides, New York City – © LoveToEatAndTravel.com

Central Park Horse & Carriage Rides, New York City – © LoveToEatAndTravel.com

Sit back, relax and enjoy a leisurely Horse & Carriage ride through New York’s Central Park. Day or night, it’s a romantic and exciting way to see the most famous park in the world.

If you’re looking for a memorable and romantic place to “pop the question,” consider taking an open-air horse-drawn carriage ride during sunset or after dark, under the twinkling stars  — what better place to propose.

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6 Fun Things To Do in New York City this Summer

NY - View of Manhattan Skyline at Night from Top of the Rock

View of Manhattan Skyline at night – © LoveToEatAndTravel.com

There’s nowhere in the world quite like New York City – the people, the food, the attractions, the entertainment, the views, the energy… And with so many things to do and see, it can be a little overwhelming, especially if it’s your first visit or two. Here are just a few fun things to do in New York City this summer, including free outdoor activities for the whole family. Enjoy!

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New York City – Top 20 Tourist Attractions & Video

New York City is one of the most exciting cities in the world! No matter what time of year you visit, there’s always something fun to do and keep you entertained. We’re always getting asked for recommendations, so we put together a brief video giving an overview of our Top 20 Favorite Tourist Attractions and Fun Things To Do in NY.  We hope it gets you in the mood for your next trip – or brings back fond memories from your last visit.

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Top 10 World’s Most Visited Tourist Attractions – Are Your Favorites Among Them?

Niagara Falls - view from Canadian side

Check out the “Top 10 World’s Most Visited Tourist Attractions” according to a recent survey by Travel + Leisure magazine before planning your next vacation or weekend getaway. You may be surprised to see what made the list – I know we were!
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Top 20+ Fun Things To Do in NYC during the Summer – 125th Anniversary of Statue of Liberty

NY - Statue of Liberty

There’s no place quite like New York City – it has a special magnetism, excitement, and energy that makes it unique. Anytime is a great time to visit, but the Summer is especially FUN when the city comes alive with throngs of tourists from around the world – it truly is a melting pot of different cultures. Besides all the fun attractions, shopping, entertainment and Broadway Shows, New York City  is a haven for foodies! The nation’s top dining destination is jam-packed with so many great restaurants.

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Top 20+ Fun Things To Do in New York City this Summer

Ah…. New York City – there’s nowhere in the world quite like it! There’s so much to do and see in NYC, it can be a little overwhelming, especially if it’s your first visit or two. We get calls from around the world asking for our recommendations on Fun Things To Do, Free Stuff, Fun Restaurants, Shopping, Sightseeing Tours … even “where to propose” – so we’ve put together a list and a brief description of some of our favorite Top 20+ Fun Things To Do when visiting New York City.

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Top 10 Fun Things To Do in NYC During Thanksgiving Weekend

Thanksgiving Weekend in New York City s very special. There’s so many fun things to do and see in the “city that never sleeps.” We’ve narrowed down some of our favorites: Top 10 Fun Things To Do in NYC during Thanksgiving Weekend.