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Our Guide to Pier 57 and the Market 57 Food Hall

Looking for where to eat and what to do in Pier 57/ Market 57? Nestled between Little Island and Chelsea Piers is Pier 57. This historic pier recently went through a big redevelopment and renovation. It is now home to the Market 57 food hall and a beautiful rooftop park. It is a fun place…

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June 25, 2024

Seven Fun Things to Do in New York City, Summer 2024

Looking for NYC parks, beautiful gardens, foodie fairs and more to visit this summer? For many, Memorial Day marks the unofficial start of summer. So, it is the perfect time to start planning your to do list and we are here to help you make the most of your time. Whether you just want to…

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May 28, 2024

7 Fun Things to Do in Chelsea, New York City

Looking for what to do and where to eat in Chelsea, New York City? The neighborhood Chelsea on the west side of Manhattan has beautiful parks, world class shopping options and plenty of tempting restaurants to try so it is a great place to explore for both visitors and locals alike. It is a neighborhood…

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May 1, 2024

The Best of New York City: The Best Pizza, Burgers, Fried Chicken and More!

Looking for where you can find the best pizza, burgers, fried chicken and more in New York City? If you are a foodie, New York City is the place to be! Whether you are looking for a light snack or hearty meal, there are countless tempting options across the city, and we are here to…

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March 26, 2024

Celebrating Ahoy New York’s 15th Anniversary: 15 Fun Facts

Ahoy New York is celebrating 15+ years of foodie fun! Wow, time flies. 2024 is Ahoy New York Tours & Tasting’s 15th anniversary. From humble beginnings to one of New York City’s top food tour companies, we have gone through a lot of exciting changes, and we have a lot of people to thank to…

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February 27, 2024

Everything You Need to Know when Celebrating Chinese New Year in NYC

Chinese New Year also known as Lunar New Year begins on Saturday, February 10, 2024 and it is a very exciting time to be in Chinatown. It is the year of the dragon and it is going to be so much fun. Here is our guide with everything that you need to know when celebrating…

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January 29, 2024

The Meaning Behind the Symbols and Traditions of Chinese New Year

Happy Chinese New Year! Chinese New Year is February 10 this year and it is the year of the dragon! Have you ever wondered why red is so prominent in Chinese New Year or why lion and dragon dances are so important? Here are the meanings behind the most common symbols and traditions of Chinese…

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January 29, 2024

Seven Fun Things to Look Forward to in New York City in 2024

Planning a trip or staycation to New York City in 2024? Happy New Year! 2024 is already shaping up to be an exciting year in New York City. With everything from huge historic anniversaries to restaurant openings with a ton of hype, here are seven fun things to look forward to in New York City…

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December 28, 2023

Our 2023 New York City Holiday Gift Guide

Looking for New York City themed holiday gift ideas? Christmas and the holidays are fast approaching so you may be shopping for unique and thoughtful gifts to get for your special someone. Perhaps they love New York City as much as we do! Here is our 2023 holiday gift guide with a focus on fun…

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November 28, 2023

7 Tips for Visiting New York City During Thanksgiving and the Holidays

Looking for travel hacks for your next trip to New York City during the holiday season? Thanksgiving and the holidays are fast approaching so you may be planning a trip to New York City to take in all the festive cheer! So, whether you are a local or visiting for the first time, here are…

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November 1, 2023

The 7 Best Restaurants for Small Bites & Small Plates in New York City

Looking for top notch eateries and restaurants that are perfect for a light lunch? Sometimes you are not looking for a huge, hearty meal but instead you want something light to eat. So, whether you are looking for some appetizers, a snack or just a light lunch, here are the 7 best restaurants for small…

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September 26, 2023

7 Fun Things to Do in New York City, Fall 2023

Looking for fun, foodie things to do in NYC this fall? Wow, time flies especially when we are having fun. For many, Labor Day marks the unofficial end of the summer but don’t worry, there are so many foodie festivals, fun events and more to check out in the fall. So, with that in mind,…

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August 29, 2023