Central Park Fall Foliage Map

Central Park in autumn is truly an indescribable sight: its colors and lights are unbeatable. But where exactly can you go to see the foliage in Central Park? Below is a Central Park Fall Foliage Map that will help you during your NYC trip. My name is Marco, I own My Christmas in New York […]

How do I get to DUMBO from Manhattan?


Visiting DUMBO is a must-do while in New York. It is a very nice Brooklyn neighbourhood in NYC, very safe, and full of things to do and places to eat. But how do I get to DUMBO from Manhattan? In this blog we will discover various options: How do I walk from Manhattan to DUMBO […]

The Balto Statue in Central Park

Balto Statue Central Park

In CENTRAL PARK, near the Zoo, there is a bronze statue of a dog. The statue commemorates Balto, the famous sled dog. Why is there a Balto statue in Central Park? A terrible diphtheria hit Nome in Alaska in 1925. There was insufficient antitoxin to treat all of the sick until teams of mushers and […]

The NYC Skyline from Long Island City

SKYLINE FROM Long Island City

It is necessary to leave Manhattan in order to appreciate the beauty of the NYC skyline and Long Island City is the place to go for an incredible view. We’ve written about it several times (and we’ve even created a TOUR specifically for it): the skyline of New York City is unbeatable, and there are […]

How to see the Statue of Liberty for Free

How to see the Statue of Liberty for Free?

The Statue of Liberty is one of the most famous landmarks in the world and there is a way to see it FOR FREE! The Best Way to Visit the Statue of Liberty Visiting (meaning “getting on”) Liberty Island is the best way to see the Statue of Liberty! You must take the ferry to […]