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Midtown NYC: 10 Things To Do With Kids

If you’re planning to visit NYC on a family vacation you’ll quickly learn that Midtown East is not known for being the neighborhood that’s most cool (that’s Brooklyn), glamorous (SoHo), …

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Top NYC Playgrounds Near Tourist Attractions

New York City has more awesome playgrounds these days than a parent can keep track of. Lucky for visitors, several of these NYC playgrounds are located in or near attractions …

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How To Beat the Line To Macy’s Santa, NYC

There are certain New York experiences that native residents happily leave to the tourists. New Years Eve in Times Square is one (really, anything in Times Square) and for me, …

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NYC’s Best Christmas Shopping & Sugar Fixes

New York City means different things to different people. At Christmastime it often means shopping. Lots of shopping. If you happen to find yourself in NYC after Thanksgiving with a …

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The Ride of Your Life In NYC

It seems that sitting on a tour bus and having an informed guide point out a city’s sites is no longer enough for the average tourist. Nowadays bus tours must have …

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5 Top things To Do, See, Eat With Kids in NYC

Updated January 2020 When venturing out with kids it’s important to know where you’re going and what you’re likely to do. But in New York City the more important questions …

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6 Ways To See NYC Like a Local Family

For more on NYC see our At A Glance page. New York, like most major cities, has tourist attractions you really do have to the first time you come. But …

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