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Top 10 NYC Outdoor Adventures: Get Active in the Concrete Jungle

New York City, known for its iconic skyscrapers and bustling streets, might seem like an unlikely destination for outdoor enthusiasts. However, hidden within the city’s urban landscape are scenic parks, nature reserves, and green spaces that offer a refreshing escape from the concrete jungle. Whether you’re a local or a visitor, here are the top…

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July 18, 2024

Like A Local in the News!

We always love hosting journalists and media from around the world! We are so excited to share a couple great articles that recently came out: Immigrant New York Food Tour: Lower East Side, Chinatown & Little Italy featured in India’s premium weekend magazine, Mint Lounge, on June 29, 2024, in an article titled “Savouring the…

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July 16, 2024

New Social Impact Partner on our Brooklyn Heights & DUMBO Food Tour: MOFAD

Enjoy exclusive entry to the Museum of Food & Drink (MOFAD) in the heart of DUMBO post-tour. Dive mouth first into the science of taste at this experiential museum! We are thrilled to announce our new social impact partner and our partnership with the Museum of Food and Drink (MOFAD) on our Brooklyn Heights, Brooklyn…

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July 12, 2024

New Sweet Stop: Pandan Cakes on Our Hell’s Kitchen & Midtown Dessert Tour

Get ready, dessert lovers, because we’ve got a sweet surprise in store for you! We’re absolutely thrilled to welcome Lady Wong’s Pandan Cakes at Urban Hawker to our Hell’s Kitchen & Midtown Dessert Tour! Trust us, this isn’t your average cupcake stop – it’s a flavor explosion that’ll transport your taste buds straight to the…

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July 12, 2024

New York Nightlife Guide: Rooftop Bars in Brooklyn and Manhattan

New York City is renowned for its vibrant nightlife, a pulsating mix of cultures and experiences that come alive as the sun sets over the iconic skyline. Among the many options available, rooftop bars have emerged as a quintessential part of NYC’s nightlife scene. These elevated venues offer breathtaking views, chic atmospheres, and a unique…

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July 11, 2024

Top Ten Fun & Interesting NYC Facts

New York City is a place brimming with surprises. From quirky historical tidbits to little-known cultural trivia, the city offers endless fascinating stories. Whether you’re a seasoned New Yorker or a first-time visitor, these fun and interesting facts about NYC will surely pique your curiosity. And guess what? Many of these facts can be experienced…

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July 4, 2024

Embracing NYC’s Local Traditions and Festivals

New York City, a melting pot of cultures and traditions, is always buzzing with unique events and festivals that reflect its diverse population. From grand, city-wide celebrations to local neighborhood gatherings, there’s always something happening in the city that never sleeps. In this guide, we’ll dive into NYC’s local traditions and festivals, offering insider tips…

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June 20, 2024

Celebrating Pride Month: The NYC Pride Parade and New York City’s Pivotal Role in LGBTQIA+ History

Every June, cities around the world come alive with the vibrant colors of the rainbow flag as they celebrate Pride Month, honoring the LGBTQIA+ community and its history, struggles, and triumphs. Among these celebrations, New York City stands out as a beacon of progress and resilience. The NYC Pride Parade, one of the largest and…

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June 6, 2024

Avoiding Tourist Traps: What Not to Do in NYC

New York City, with its vibrant energy, towering skyscrapers, and endless cultural attractions, is a magnet for visitors from around the globe. However, the city’s popularity also means it’s ripe with tourist traps, from overpriced attractions to common street scams. In this guide, we’ll explore what not to do in NYC, offering tips on avoiding…

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June 5, 2024

New Dessert Tour Stop Where Every Bite Embraces Tradition: Mijo

We’re excited to introduce a heartfelt addition to our Chelsea & West Village Dessert Tour, inspired directly by the love and tradition of Mexico City. Mijo, a tribute to the comfort foods that fill hearts with warmth and tummy with vibrant flavors. But the story of Mijo doesn’t stop at just offering mouthwatering meals. Fany…

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May 31, 2024

Navigating the NYC Subway System: Like A Local’s Guide

Navigating the bustling underground of New York City’s subway system can be an intimidating experience for newcomers and visitors. However, with a bit of know-how and some insider tips, you can ride the subway like a local, avoiding common pitfalls and making your journey through the city both efficient and enjoyable. This guide aims to…

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May 31, 2024

Ever Wonder How the Super Rich in NYC Live? Peek at the High Line’s Luxurious Skyline!

New York City, a bustling metropolis famed for its iconic skyline, is also a playground for the world’s elite. Amidst this urban landscape lies a unique linear park that offers a rare glimpse into the luxurious lifestyles of the super-rich. Welcome to the High Line, where art, architecture, and opulence blend seamlessly against the backdrop…

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May 1, 2024