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HOT TOWN, SUMMER IN THE CITY

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It is true that many New Yorkers leave the metropolis in the summer months, but New York is by no means quiet. From the parks, to the concerts to the beaches (yes, BEACHES!), there is a never-ending check list of amazing activities for visitors to enjoy. We’ve covered NYC’s best Happy Hours with some notable…

Travel & Food Blogger Roaming Nanny raves about our Flatiron Food, History & Architecture Tour!

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We are so pleased to share this great write-up on our Flatiron Food Tour by Roaming Nanny. Full article here. Our tour met up in the Flatiron district at 10:30 sharp. Rory, our tour guide, was there early to meet up with us all and I liked her instantly! Upon further investigation – Rory I…

Food blogger Beauty & The Beets loved our Williamsburg Bites Brooklyn food tour!

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“I used to live in New York City – Queens to be more specific. I had an apartment in Rockaway Beach while I was a Flight Attendant for Delta and I would spend my days sitting on the beach, waiting for crew scheduling to call. Sometimes I would be sent off to Switzerland where I…

Experiences make the best gifts!

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Shameless plug! Take 10% off gift certificates for the holiday season! Use code GIFT10 at checkout! Gift a special NYC or Brooklyn experience. The ultimate in creative gift giving for the traveler, foodie and urban explorer! Your recipient(s) can choose the date of the tour upon redemption. They simply enter their gift certificate code at…

Like A Local Tours is Featured (& Recommended) by Verlocal!

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We are so excited to be featured in Verlocal’s Host Spotlight! Verlocal is evolving the way individuals build businesses by connecting them to people looking to discover local classes, events, products, and services. From our food tours to Ikebana in Chicago or surf lessons in Washington, this awesome website has it all! We love their mission…

Second look: famous sculptures in NYC

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“Meet me by the Astor Place cube!” That’s how this article came to be. Where did the cube come from, what does it symbolize? Read on to learn those answers and more about some of NYC’s most prominent sculptures. As a New Yorker, I don’t think we even notice these incredible sculptures, so we did…

NYC’s 7 Best Locations for an Amazing Photoshoot

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We’ve partnered with an awesome company called Localgrapher for this post. If you need a photographer while in a new city (or in general), check ‘em out! When you think of New York City, images of Times Square and the Empire State Building come to mind instantly. While these are classic icons, you don’t want…

Like A Local New York Tours featured on Belocal App

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