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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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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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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 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.

Times Square “NEW” New Year’s Eve Ball on Display at Macy’s NYC

Times Square is world-famous for its annual New Year’s Eve celebrations and its “lowering of the Ball.” A NEW Waterford Crystal Ball has been designed to celebrate the 100-Year Anniversary of the famous event.

Get a preview of the NEW Official New Year’s Eve Ball – it’s on display in Macy’s main New York Store during November and December 2007. This is the first time that the Times Square Official New Year’s Eve Ball has been available to the public for a close-up viewing.

Happy 2008!

More Info & Pics of the Times Square NEW New Year’s Eve Ball

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