Find out who participates and how to book your favorite restaurant
Seize the opportunity to try some of the best NYC Restaurants during the popular Restaurant Week. Available twice a year. Find out when it is scheduled, why you should take advantage of it and how to book your favorite Restaurant.
Saint Patrick’s Day is traditionally celebrated as religious holiday in Ireland (and in all countries that have an Irish community) on March 17th. New York's first Saint Patrick's Day observance was held on 17 March 1762. It's by far one of the most lively parades in the city; find out all you need to know.
Independence Day, commonly known as the Fourth of July, is a Federal Holiday in the US commemorating the adoption of the Declaration of Independence on July 4th 1776 declaring independence from the British Empire marking the birth of the United States of America. Find out all the activities and events you can find in New York City.
What to do on New Year's Eve in New York -- find out all you need to know to celebrate the New Year in the most famous city in the world including how to participate in the Times Sq. Ball Drop and many alternatives!
How to Watch and/or Participate in the Most Popular Race
The New York Marathon is one of the marathons with the highest attendance in the world with athletes and amateur runners flying from all over the world to participate Find out all the info including how you can run it or support those who run.
The Italian-American Heritage in the United States
Columbus Day commemorates Christopher Columbus’s arrival in the Americas in 1492. October 12th is the actual date but in the US Columbus Day is celebrated the second Monday of October. NYC celebrates with a Parade along 5th Ave. Find out all you need to know here.
Celebrated throughout the United States, Thanksgiving is one the most important holidays in the US. The holiday takes place on the fourth Thursday of November (starting from 1941) and in NYC, the most popular event is the famous Balloons Parade! All you need to know to watch the parade.
Do you know that Black Friday was born in New York City? Find out all there is to know about the day known for the best bargains. From where to shop in the city, why is called Black Friday and much more.
In New York City, Drinks and Cocktails speak Italian! Let's meet on one of the famous rooftops in Manhattan or Brooklyn for panoramic views accompanied by a tasty Aperol Spritz!Let's see some of the drinks and places to choose for your Happy Hour.
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Some small Bakeries and Pastry Shops that we recommend visiting when you come to New York; plus few tips tips on the best cupcakes you can find in the Big Apple. Do you want to know which ones are our favorites?
Check-out this Around New York with Irene Itinerary. It starts from Columbus Circle, corner of 59th street and we go up along Central Park West, we will discover some true gems of New York and Central Park.
The Whitney Museum of American Art, known simply as The Whitney, occupies a special space in the art world in New York City dealing exclusively with contemporary American art. Find out what you need to know to plan your visit.
What to visit in Chelsea, among art galleries, food and murals. The neighborhood that knows how to transform itself, houses Madison Square Garden, the historic Chelsea Hotel and the Chelsea Piers, a real sports complex!
Burgers in NYC? How to change your mind on one of the dishes that everyone thinks they know and that is too often mistaken for Fast Food! Careful, I give you a true gourmet delight -- The Classic Hamburger.
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Irene was a FANTASTIC tour guide! She was so knowledgeable about the area and was so patient with all our questions. We stopped to use the bathroom and we got coffee halfway through, she was so kind! It was a pleasure learning about Brooklyn from you!
I’m the biggest fan of Fall activities, but haven’t had a chance to do anything beyond Apple Picking in NJ. I decided to take a last minute 2 day trip with a friend in Hudson Valley, but didn’t know where to start [...] Thankfully I was able to use New York Welcome to do the hard work for us [...]
The SATC walking tour is fabulous! Our tour guide was amazing. Friendly, helpful, accommodating and so knowledgeable about the city. It was essentially 2 tours in 1. SATC and visits to historical places in the city. I give this tour 5 stars and definitely recommend. Grab your walking shoes and schedule one today!