Author Archive | Kelleigh Welch

The Walks Guide to Shopping in NYC

It’s no secret that New York City is a global mecca for shopping— as the fashion capital of the United States, it offers such a wide variety of stores you can easily spend entire days swiping your credit card. But what if you are looking for a specific kind of store? Or what if you […]

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How to Do Thanksgiving in NYC

The Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade -a city tradition that dates back to 1924- is probably the most famous event that takes place around Thanksgiving in NYC. But it’s not the only one. In fact, Thanksgiving is one of the best times of the year to visit New York because of the plethora of events on […]

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Hidden New York: The Best Secret Places in NYC

Secret spots in NYC are some of the most interesting in the city. Find out where they are and how to find them.

New York City has the most famous skyline in world, so it’s easy to forget that beneath those buildings lies a city teeming with art, culture, people and yes, many hidden secrets. Through years of walking the streets of New York, we’ve found some of the most amazing secret places in NYC. Some are much […]

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The 9 Best Markets in NYC for Visitors

Smorgasburg is the premier weekly food market in NYC.

New York has always been a city dedicated to commerce so it’s no surprise that the markets in NYC are some of the best in the United states. Although some markets run year round, they really blossom during the spring, summer, and fall when they pop up like wildflowers in every borough and offer some […]

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How to See Sporting Events in NYC

| Photo by Dysanovic

Nothing brings a community together quite like sports—whether you’re a fan of baseball, basketball, football, or tennis, catching a sporting event in NYC is a great way to spend an afternoon or evening in the city. But with so many iconic sports teams in New York, it’s hard to decide who to see when you […]

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The 9 Essential Items on Your Packing List for New York

Commuters on a New York Subway. | Photo by David Lytle

When making a packing list for New York City there is one thing you have to keep in mind above all else: NYC is a walking city. Even though it’s constantly crammed with vehicles the locals know that the best way to get around will always be on foot. Unsurprisingly, walking is also the best way to soak […]

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The 10 Best Museums in NYC You’ve Never Heard Of

Photo b Eden, Janine and Jim.

The list of the best museums in NYC is long and hotly debated. Whatever you’re looking for, New York probably has a museum dedicated to it, no matter how esoteric. While we’re used to hearing about the most classic ones like the Museum of Natural History, the Metropolitan Museum of Art , and the Guggenheim, the city is also […]

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