Staying in Elizabeth, NJ hotel and then to Manhattan Cruise port on 12th Ave. Anyone know of a REPUTABLE, clean, affordable car service to take us from hotel to port and back? Nothing fancy, just a service that will get us there on time. Thanks!
Looking for a very special restaurant to celebrate a special occasion - about 20 people - private area would be great.
I've taken a fascinating tour of the Waldorf Astoria and wonder if other NYC historic hotels offer guided tours. Does anyone have info on this?
Hi. I'm taking a 4-week english course during the month of October (at Zoni's Language Center in Midtown) and would like to know which is the best accommodation to choose. I think that a Residence don't allow
stays of less than three months (besides, it's is really expoensive). I've never resorted to homestay and I'm not sure if there are better options. What do you think? Thanks!!
Some friends and I are planning to get tickets for the Rockettes' Christmas show at Radio City Music Hall. Are there any seats/sections that we should specifically avoid getting, or is this one of those venues where every seat has a good view? :) I'm not sure how much money we're willing to shell out yet, but probably in the middle to upper middle of the ticket price range.
Also, any recommendations on decent and reasonable (for the area) lodging nearby?
Thanks so much!
Am going to nyc in september. Staying in time square ,,,, were is the best places to shop and whats the best buys... I also want to shop dsigner kids clothes /shoes. Whers best.
I wanna try some good local streetstyle food and nice restraunts / cafes /deli's.
What sports are on in New York in april thanks
Hey everyone we are mid 20's my husband and i want to stay some where near times square but as we all no everything is very expensive. any suggestions on places in this area or places near by that might be a bit cheaper. Thanks in advance
staying in midtown, lone woman traveller from Australia. In October this year. I imagine this street may become quiet from about 8pm onwards, cautious about walking after this time. has anyone stayed or lived in this area?
Taking our daughter to NYC to celebrate her 18th BD and she has requested authentic Russian food for her birthday dinner. Can anyone suggest a family friendly restaurant for us?
Thanks so much!
I am planning to shift to New York for couple of years under work Permit visa. What should i carry? can you help me out.
I was at the top of the Empire State, took a picture to the north side. The shot shows green Metlife but there is another taller silverish building behind it with a tall spike at the top. To the west of this building, there is also another one with tall spike and H&M logo at the top. Tried many ways but couldn't identify, not even Google map street view.
I live in Sydney Australia. It was a wonderful trip, so much to adore and see. I can send you the photos but can't attach them here. Please advise if you need them.
Thanks in advance for your help.
Mr. LAU (email@example.com)
Can anyone point me to a listing agency that deals with legal short term apartments in Manhattan? There are alot of such web sites like Airbnb.com but they all include illegal apartments whereas I'm trying to find one that complies with the recent New York City laws (May 2012 I think). Thanks for your help.
I have a 10 yr old visitor coming to NY. She is very into CSI and the like. I'd like to find a crime tour/experience but seems there is nothing except a Gangster/Mob tour, which may be a little boring. Would love something hands on. Willing to go to NYC/NY/LI, NJ, PA, CT. Pretty much googled out so looking for some help. I'm almost desperate enough to take her to a local police dept. :-) Any ideas would be appreciated!
Where is the aircraft carrier and what is the admission price?
Where is the aircraft carrier and what is the admission price.
OK everyone, this question is for a co-worker of mine who is going to be going to NYC in late July - early August for 4 days. I've told her wonderful things about the folks and the answers I've gotten over the past 6 1/2 years as a member, so pull out all stops and give her lots of suggestions. Here goes.
- of people - 6 including 2 adults and 4 boys ages 7, 8, 11 and 18
Budget - $600 to $800 per day (including rooms, food, entertainment). Flights are already taken care of
Things she has mentioned they would like to do are as follows:
- Central Park
- Ellis Island
- A Broadway Show
- Empire State Building
- Times Square
- All the other typical things that first time tourist do
- Also some things that the non-typical folks would do
If you can suggest a good 4 day itinerary that would be a plus.
Thanks in advance!
When do the majority of window displays go up for the holidays? I'd like to take the kids up to see them, but don't want to go too close to Christmas, preferring to go before Thanksgiving if possible, or as early as I can.
My flight will arrive at JFK at 10.30 pm I think it will one two hour more to clear immigration so at about 12.30 AM I can move out but my problem is to reach my destination at North Brunswick New Jersey. Can any one guide me in this respect. I am a budget traveler My budget does not allow me to travel in taxi from JFK to my destination. should I move in night or wait for the morning because of security reasons. Hashmi
My step daughter is hoping to stay in New York for month or so with a view to possible future education or job seeking for the future (we are aware of visa issues etc)
She has a shared apartment booked in the Manhatten area.
My question is regarding spending money etc as to cost of living/travel.
She is not planning to eat out but rather buy her own food and live as she does in London,ie self catering.
Buying from markets and supermarkets etc
She will of course be travelling round the city to gather her information etc.
What would be a reasonable daily budget taking in travel and food?
My guesstimate would be starting around $30 per day (£20 sterling)
Is this a reasonable figure as a minimum or am I way off?
I have no idea as to how expensive NY is
I realise that no one can be totally accurate but looking for a "general" starting point.
i know she will want to do some touristy things but it's the basics we are looking for
I've got a bit of a strange question. I'm going on holiday to New York tomorrow with my girlfriend for 10 days and she needs to get 3 stitches removed from her finger while she is there. We are staying right next to times square.
I don't think that our travel insurance will cover it as its something that happened before the holiday, so I'm wondering if there is a cheap medical practice that would assist with this?
Any help would be great!
I am planning to New York from July 3 to 6. My team has 2 guys. I want to ask where should i go and stay in 3 days.
I want to save money. I can sleep at public place , any where i can sleep.
Please suggest a schedule for us.
hello fellow tourists
I have to reach Walden, new york, and would be landing at newark international airport.
After some googling I found that walden is a small village in Orange county and there are no direct bus/train connections.
So I am looking for some suggestions to reach as close to walden as possible using bus or train and taking taxi for the last mile.
taking taxi all the way is not an idea for a student :-)
I tried Amtrak trains site , greyhound bus site but nothing concrete.
Any suggestions will be very helpfull :-)
i am coming with my child to NY for certain medical reason. We live in Canada and this will be our first time visiting US. we are arriving by air plain in couple of weex and it will be actually on big day, July 4 !!! we need to get to our hotel to Times Square (Citizen hotel) but i dont know the fastest and safest way for me and my child to get to hotel...i was told that air busses are closed for certain period of time and express busses they are completely out of schedule and timings...i heard the limo service for $ 50. is the best...pls help me with advise!!! and any time you plan to visit Montreal-I will be there for you !!!! tnx. Stella
hello everybody !
i want to go to nyc next year with my family (3 childs , 2 adults) . i would like to have advices about good places , restaurants , shops and districts where i can go. i want to visit new york like a real new yorker .
thanks for your help , babaparis
We are 3 women aged 27-33. First trip to NYC for 11 nights (14th Aug - 25th Aug). We don't mind sharing beds or having the option of a sofa bed. We will be doing all the "tourist" things and don't mind walking. I'm after advice on what area and maybe some hotel options. Budget is $250-$300 AUD (which is roughly the same as US$) . After an area where subway is accessable and plently of options for a few drinks/Cafes that are moderatley priced. Thanks in advance :)
Fond memories, plan to return next year. Will it really open 2015 or is that optimistic?
Thanks in advance
Will be traveling to NYC in the next two weeks and then down to Princeton, NJ. Aside from Amtrak out of Penn Station is there another lower cost option of getting to Princeton from New Jersey by rail? Also am I correct in assuming that Amtrak to NJ leaves from Penn Station. Thanks for the help.
Where is the best site for photos of the Chrysler Building. I'm talking not just the top but of the building in its entirity, or as much as possible. Thanks for suggestions.
I'm going to NY from the 7th until the 17 of june. I was thinking of staying 4/5 days in the city and then travel a little bit around. Maybe go to the Niagara falls or Washington or Boston or maybe another place someone can recomend.
Does anyone have any ideas on a good circuit to do with this amount of time? Should i rent a car or go on public transportations. It is me and my boyfriend.
Thanks for the help
Will be staying @ w 57th and 7th ave mid December this year. Some suggestions please on how to enjoy the Christmas decorations/windows in these two areas. Thanks for your help