Resources

Tips for things to see, do and experience in NYC.

The recommendations and suggestions you'll read about below were made collaboratively with our entire team of guides. These are places we actually go to, spend time in and experience with family and friends. We hope you'll enjoy them as much as we do.

James Quinlan’s Definitive Guide to NYC

TOP THREE BARS –Union Pool: My first “hipster” bar and many people’s introduction to life in North Brooklyn –McSorley’s: Oldest bar in NYC and excellent Irish bar full of great…

Alex Barker’s Definitive Guide to NYC

TOP THREE BARS Hotel One Brooklyn (for the views) Clover Club (best martini I’ve ever had) Other Half Brewing Company (If you have a thing for stouts, Other Half is…

A local guide to Greenpoint, Brooklyn

If you’ve been on a bike tour with us in Brooklyn then you know how much we love Greenpoint. Tucked away on the northern tip of the borough, Greenpoint offers…

An epic bar crawl in Williamsburg, Brooklyn

It’s no secret, North Brooklyn is a night owl’s dream! With endless drink and food options, it’s no wonder Williamsburg has become a king of nightlife. With so many options…

Fun things to do when it’s raining (or snowing) in NYC

We hate it when it rains. Fortunately this city is jam-packed with fun things to do even when the weather sucks that aren’t just getting drunk at the bar. Here’s a…

Useful resources when planning your trip in NYC

Let’s face it, planning a trip to NYC can be a pretty daunting task. With so much information out there it’s hard to find good, honest suggestions for what to…

Red Hook Guide

If getting “off the beaten path” is how you explore the city then Red Hook, Brooklyn has to be on your list of neighborhoods to visit. This former Revolutionary War…