5 Hudson Valley Hikes

The Hudson Valley in New York, which is less than two hours north of New York City, yet still not quite Upstate New York, is a gorgeous area with everything from artsy towns to a robust live music scene and endless options for hiking trails. If you’re in search of blossoming flowers, mountain tops, and views of rolling green, consider these Hudson Valley hiking spots.

Burger Hill
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1. Burger Hill

The Burgers were a German Palatine family that relocated to the Hudson Valley in 1717. Today, Burger Hill is a free-to-use public park, protected by conservation group Scenic Hudson. Aside from hiking up the aforementioned Burger Hill, which offers gorgeous views of far-off mountains, you can also picnic, bird-watch, walk your dog, and even sled during the winter. When you make it to the top of Burger Hill, which only takes about 15 minutes, check out the flat slabs of stone that have sketches of the mountaintops you’re viewing. Continue reading “5 Hudson Valley Hikes”

New York In The Summer: 10 Money Saving Tips For Your Big Trip

Traveling to The Big Apple is a way to explore thousands of shops and delicious food joints, regardless of whether you are in the city for a business trip or just for fun. When you are planning an upcoming trip to New York City and you want to save money, you can do so with a few tips and tricks before booking your tickets or accommodations.

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Get Organized With Your Budget

Before you begin planning your trip to New York, it’s important to get organized with the budget you have set in mind and available to spend on the adventure. Having a budget in place will keep you from feeling overwhelmed or stressed once you begin the booking process. Continue reading “New York In The Summer: 10 Money Saving Tips For Your Big Trip”

An Exclusive Guide for You While Visiting New York City

The second in the series top places to visit in New York City continues with our choices to eat lunch after spending all your money on Fifth Ave. Sorry I never should have sent you down there. If hot dogs are not your thing but you still want traditional New York eats I’ve got some ideas.

New York Chinatown
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So let’s head down to Katz Deli on the corner of Houston St and Ludlow St. The first thing you notice is a sign hanging from the ceiling that says “Send Salami to Your Boy in Army”. You could witness this since Second World War has started. As soon as you walk in they hand out a ticket to track your meal. Walk up to the counter and order your sandwich but be sure to hand the deli man an extra dollar tip, and he’ll make you a pastrami or corned beef sandwich big enough for three people. Top it off with a traditional cream soda and they’ll have to roll you home. Continue reading “An Exclusive Guide for You While Visiting New York City”

Six Reasons to Travel to NYC This Autumn

New York City is always one of the most popular travel destinations in the world. There are so many exiting things to do while visitors are in the Big Apple. There is great food, lots of famous landmarks and loads of entertainment. Here are six reasons you should visit NYC this fall.

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1. Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts

Spread out over 16 acres, this NYC landmark is the largest performing arts center in the world. Every night, visitors will be able to attend some of the most amazing cultural performances in the world at institutions like The New York City Opera, New York City Ballet and the New York Philharmonic. Continue reading “Six Reasons to Travel to NYC This Autumn”

New York City Vacation packages

New York City is one of the most popular city in the United States. is famous because of its amazing nightlife and attractions. This busy and happening city is constantly filled with tourists and residents as well. It is the most often visited city in the world. People from all over the world visit this beautiful yet busy city every day to experience the nightlife, the food, and the attraction and to witness the tall and well-built famous buildings that stand within. Now many people know other small cities and towns around New York because of more than sixty million visitor and tourists visit this city annually. This city is also well-known for its various educational institutions. Rockefeller University and Columbia University also located in New York, which is in the list of top 50 best universities in the world.

Rockefeller University

When planning a vacation to anywhere in the world and even to New York it is important to look in to vacation packages. Vacation packages include many different deals according to your budget and duration of stay at a particular place. Some vacation packages are all inclusive which means everything you do while you are at the vacation spot is included in the price. Other vacation packages offer bundles and discounted deals of certain attractions and much more. Continue reading “New York City Vacation packages”