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New with Ahoy NY Food Tours – Virtual Food Experiences, Private Tours!

2022 is already shaping to be an exciting year for Ahoy New York Tours & Tasting! We have so much fun foodie experiences planned. So whether you can join us in-person or virtually this year, here is what’s new with Ahoy New York Food Tours. You can vicariously travel through Italy via our virtual food…

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March 28, 2022

7 Fun Things to Do in New York City in Spring 2022

Spring officially starts on March 20th but we hope the warmer weather comes sooner! Spring is easily our favorite season of the year since there is so much to do and so much to see in New York City. So with everything from flower shows to foodie fairs, here are 7 fun things to do…

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March 1, 2022

The Meaning Behind the Symbols and Traditions of Chinese New Year

Happy Chinese New Year! Chinese New Year is February 1 this year and it is the year of the tiger! 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 18, 2022

Seven Things to Look Forward to in New York City in 2022

Happy New Year! With new restaurants, museums and more soon to make their debut, we are expecting a huge bounce back in New York City in the year 2022. This is great news for locals and visitors alike. So with that in mind, here are seven things to look forward to in New York City…

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January 4, 2022

Our New York City Foodie Holiday Gift Guide for 2021

Christmas is fast approaching and you may be looking for yummy gift ideas for your friends and family. We are here to help with some ideas that will be sure to excite and to delight! Here is our NYC foodie holiday gift guide for 2021. L.A. Burdick’s Handmade Chocolates P.C.: yelp, Preeti P. There are…

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November 30, 2021

Buongiorno Calabria: An Online Italian Cooking Class

Let’s travel to Calabria, Italy with Ahoy NY Virtual Cooking Experiences!  October is here and just like that the chill is in the air, the leaves are changing, and the excitement of Halloween candy is palpable! ‘Tis the season for those of us with a sweet tooth ready to get baking and making treats that…

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October 4, 2021

Seven Fun Things to Do in New York City for Fall 2021

Fall is probably our favorite season in New York City and hopefully it is going to bring cooler temperatures. It is also when a lot of the biggest festivals, events and shows are coming back. So here are seven fun things to do in New York City for fall 2021. Just note that many of…

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August 27, 2021

Let’s Visit Abruzzo: An Online Italian Cooking Class

Ahoy NY Virtual Cooking Experiences are back this fall!  The world is opening up again and many are ready to get back to their “normal” lives and activities. For some, though, last year brought a whole new way to cook and learn, to travel safely from their homes, and to make new friends virtually…and that’s…

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August 26, 2021

Why sign up for a virtual team building experience?

As many of us have had to shift or create a “new normal” during covid – we at Ahoy New York Tours and Tasting have done the same. We are offering virtual experiences such as cooking classes and happy hour events.  We work with companies large and small who are looking to “escape” the office…

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February 25, 2021

Virtual Experiences Tuscan Lunch Hour: A Zoom Cooking Class & More!

Looking to escape to Tuscany and the Italian countryside? Unfortunately you can’t do that just yet but you can do the next best thing and celebrate Italian culture and food with our new Virtual Experiences Tuscan Lunch Hour! On our Virtual Experiences Tuscan Lunch Hour we will teach you how to make Pappardelle ai Funghi…

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February 4, 2021

NYC Foodie Link Roundup: Chinatown’s Comeback and More!

Happy September! In this month’s NYC Foodie Link Roundup, we look at Chinatown’s comeback and more. You definitely want to check out Chinatown and Little Italy before the summer ends if you haven’t already! Chinatown Is Springing Back to Life Chinatown Is Coming Back, One Noodle at a Time Chinatown has been experimenting with outdoor…

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September 4, 2020

Ahoy New York Private Tours of Chinatown and Little Italy Are Back!

Over the last few weeks, Chinatown and Little Italy have had a stunning comeback. You can see it on the news and through all the videos and pictures on social media but it is better to see it in person and we want you to be a part of it! Ahoy New York Tours &…

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August 21, 2020

Introducing the Ahoy New York Virtual Experiences

Planning a special event like a birthday, a bachelor/ bachelorette party, a baby/ bridal shower, a family reunion or a corporate mixer? We can help virtually host your event! Check out our two private virtual experiences: the Italian Lunch Hour and Italian Happy Hour and Party Games. The Italian Lunch Hour experience is a trinity…

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August 10, 2020

NYC Link Roundup: Where to Eat in New York City, Summer 2020 & More!

New York City is a great city for foodies. There are a ton of yummy options and this summer is a good time to try something new! Looking for some recommendations? You came to the right place. In this month’s NYC Foodie Link Roundup, we look at where to eat in New York City, summer…

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July 3, 2020

The Best Cookies in Chinatown and Little Italy, New York City

Chinatown and Little Italy is full of hidden foodie gems including scrumptious cookies! Can’t make it to these neighborhoods in the near future? We have gathered some of the best cookies in Chinatown and Little Italy, New York City in our Ahoy NY Cookie Snack Pack! Here is why we love all these cookies and what…

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June 12, 2020

NYC Link Roundup: Visiting Chinatown and Little Italy, New York City

In this month’s NYC Foodie Link Roundup, we take a look at why now is a great time to visit Chinatown and Little Italy, New York City, some updates with Ahoy New York and more! Stay safe and stay in touch! Cacio e Pepe: Italy’s Beloved Three Ingredient Pasta Dish Cacio e pepe is a…

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June 5, 2020

Introducing the Ahoy New York Cookie Snack Pack and NYC Game Night Kit

We have two exciting (and yummy) products to announce, the Ahoy New York Cookie Snack Pack and New York City Game Night Kit! The cookie snack pack features delicious tri- color rainbow cookies and soft pignoli cookies from Ferrara’s Bakery in Little Italy and sesame cookies from Fa Day Bakery in Chinatown. Also included is a recipe to make your…

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May 25, 2020

NYC Link Roundup: Small Businesses, A Taste of Little Italy Meal Kits

Spring is in full bloom! In this month’s NYC Foodie Link Roundup, we look at how to support small businesses, our own A Taste of Little Italy meal kits and more! Stay safe and stay in touch. A Taste of Little Italy Meal Kits Thank you for all your support with our A Taste of…

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May 8, 2020

New York City Business Spotlight: Taste Mulberry Street – A Culinary Journey Shops & Restaurants

Taste Mulberry Street – A Culinary Journey is an Ahoy New York food tour of Nolita, Little Italy and Chinatown and it features six delicious tastings from five different cuisines- Spanish, French, Italian, Vietnamese and Chinese. In this New York City business spotlight, we take a look at all of these amazing shops and restaurants…

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April 27, 2020

New York City Spotlight: Chinatown & Little Italy Food Fest Places

On Ahoy New York’s Chinatown and Little Italy Food Fest, you can sample some of the best Chinatown and Little Italy have to offer with everything from juicy dumplings to a can’t miss cannoli. But we could not do it without our tour partners so in this New York City business spotlight, we want to…

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April 24, 2020