Insider Art Tour of Bushwick Brooklyn: Take a Peek!

Insider Art Tour of Bushwick Brooklyn: Take a Peek!

Last weekend we took a great group of people on our Insider Art Tour of Bushwick Brooklyn which featured a graffiti / street art walk followed by a behind the scenes look at several artist studios where they discussed their work and things even got a little interactive! We capped the whole thing off with wine and cheese and a chance to chat with the artists. Take a look! Book this tour now!

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Like A Local Tours Featured in Australian Financial Review - Life & Leisure

Like A Local Tours Featured in Australian Financial Review - Life & Leisure

We were so honored to show the Australian Financial Review around one of our favorite neighborhoods on their quest to rooftop hop in NYC and Brooklyn. 

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Super Bowl Sunday! Where to Watch the Super Bowl in NYC!

Super Bowl Sunday! Where to Watch the Super Bowl in NYC!

With all of the Eagles and Patriots fans in NYC, this Super Bowl is sure to be intense! From pig roasts to rooftops, here are our picks for where to watch the Super Bowl in NYC.

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Perhaps You've Noticed NYC's Transportation Issues? Get Active!

Perhaps You've Noticed NYC's Transportation Issues? Get Active!

The region’s transportation network is in full-blown crisis. New Yorkers are experiencing record levels of subway delays, dangerously overcrowded platforms and cars, and worst-ever traffic jams that are slowing our buses to a crawl, causing riders to flee by the thousands. Luckily, Governor Cuomo has embraced congestion pricing and committed himself to enacting a “real” plan in the upcoming budget session.

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Just awarded: Like A Local in Top Tier of New York's Best Tours by Expertise.com

Just awarded: Like A Local in Top Tier of New York's Best Tours by Expertise.com

Expertise.com looked at 1,700 local tours serving New York City and picked the top 19. And Like A Local Tours made the cut!

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Save Money on Your NYC Hotel Stay!

Save Money on Your NYC Hotel Stay!

You might have heard of Pod Hotels. There are two in midtown and they recently opened in Williamsburg. We took a tour and yes, the rooms are small but they are new, very comfortable and certainly a great way to spend less on accommodations so you can spend more on activities, dining and shopping! Including taking a tour (or two) with us! :-) Rooms start at just $69 per night!

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Behind the Scenes: Gowanus Art Tour

Behind the Scenes: Gowanus Art Tour

Last weekend we hosted a family on our Behind the Scenes Art Tour in Gowanus. It was such an interactive and fantastic experience, so we wanted to share photos!

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2 for 1 tickets during NYC's Must-See Week! & Broadway Week!

2 for 1 tickets during NYC's Must-See Week! & Broadway Week!

It may be impossible to do it all in New York City — but trying is the fun part. During NYC Must-See Week, enjoy 2-for-1 tickets to many of the iconic experiences right in our backyard, like museums, attractions, tours and performing arts. First-time visitors and lifelong locals agree: there’s never been a better time to conquer your NYC bucket list.

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What to do in NYC this winter

What to do in NYC this winter

Don't let the cold deter you! NYC still has lots of great activities to offer. From where to get cozy AF to Black History Month activities, here's what's on our to do list.

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Like A Local Tours: Our Top Ten Favorite NYC Restaurants Right Now

Like A Local Tours: Our Top Ten Favorite NYC Restaurants Right Now

From spicy Sichuan to upscale French, here are our favorite restaurants in NYC and Brooklyn.

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Family in Town (or visiting NYC)? Here's our go to list!

Family in Town (or visiting NYC)? Here's our go to list!

We asked some friends of Like A Local Tours for their go to spots when family or friends are in town. Check out these great recommendations!

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10... 9... 8... here's where we think you should celebrate NYE in NYC!

10... 9... 8... here's where we think you should celebrate NYE in NYC!

From a party at a brewery to a 90s themed burlesque show, here are our top picks to celebrate New Year's Eve in New York City.

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Not Your Average Day and Night in Brooklyn

Not Your Average Day and Night in Brooklyn

We recently put together an itinerary that somehow manages to cover much of the Best of Brooklyn (somewhat off the beaten path), which is no easy feat! In the spirit of the holiday season, we are sharing it with you!

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What to do this weekend in NYC!

What to do this weekend in NYC!

We are so excited for the first snowfall of the year this weekend and these 10 things - from more unique shopping to wreath making at Green-Wood Cemetery, peep our list!

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Experiences make the best gifts!

Experiences make the best gifts!

Experiences and the people we love make life grand. Gift a special NYC or Brooklyn experience. The ultimate in creative gift giving for the traveler, foodie and urban explorer! Read on for a special discount code!

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Interview with a Local: Frederick Bouchardy, Founder of Joya Studio

Interview with a Local: Frederick Bouchardy, Founder of Joya Studio

Joya Studio is a New York City-based fragrance design studio founded by Frederick Bouchardy. They opened their flagship location in 2016, in a retrofitted 19th century garage in the Clinton Hill neighborhood. It is Brooklyn’s first industrial perfumery. They host tours, events, workshops and interactive art installations. The hybrid studio space launch was featured in Vogue, The New York Times, WWD, Wallpaper and Hypebeast. Read on to learn more about the person behind it all.

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Our Favorite NYC Holiday Markets

Our Favorite NYC Holiday Markets

We love the winter holidays in NYC. Partially because of all the amazing holiday markets! We map out our favorite markets, when they open and what you can find there.

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Interview with a Local: Steven Zangrillo, Head Concierge at Mondrian Park Avenue Hotel

Interview with a Local: Steven Zangrillo, Head Concierge at Mondrian Park Avenue Hotel

We are excited to have a personal connection to a hot new hotel opening, Mondrian Park Avenue, in their Head Concierge, Steven Zangrillo. "...The property boasts sweeping New York City views from the rooftop lounge, a retreat overlooking the bustling city with indoor and outdoor seating, as well as Cleo, the award-winning Mediterranean culinary concept..."

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Why we love our Williamsburg Bites Brooklyn Food Tour

Why we love our Williamsburg Bites Brooklyn Food Tour

Join us on this 3 hour, food and fun filled experience in Williamsburg, Brooklyn. It's a great way to meet locals, see street art, learn the history and have a meal! For only $50, this tour is a steal! Read on to learn more...

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