Have you ever wondered why almost all taxis are yellow? Or heard any of the stories that drivers tell about the people and events that have occurred in their cabs? For instance, when a woman delivered her baby in the back seat of a cab in New York City. Below are a few other fun facts about taxis that many may not know about these cars we see so often.
Luckily, when you live in a place with so many amazing live music venues like New York, global musicians and bands are always performing. That’s especially true during the spring and summer when the weather is nice and the outdoor venues open back up. So, if you’re looking to catch some live music in the area, head to one of these fantastic New York concerts.
It doesn’t matter whether you’re Irish or not, everyone is welcome to celebrate on St. Patrick’s Day. In fact, that’s especially true in a place like New York City, which is home to the biggest annual St. Patrick’s Day Parade in the world. Therefore, if you’re looking for the quintessential St. Patty’s Day activity in NYC, this is it.
If you’re looking to see some of the best plays and musicals in the world, Broadway is the place for you. No matter what you’re searching for, you can find it in New York. However, if you’re still undecided on exactly which one to catch, here are some of the top Broadway shows currently on stage.
There’s no better way to fully experience the stunning, scenic New York coastline than by setting sail on one of the many spectacular Long Island cruises. Besides, it’s good to get away from the hustle and bustle and surround yourself with cool breezes, calm waters and good times.
In the midst of the dreary winter weather, summer seems so far away. However, a getaway to a local destination can be exactly what you need to lift your spirits. Check out some of these spots on your next weekend vacation.
Everyone knows that the real holiday fun comes from all the events and get-togethers that happen throughout the month of December. Luckily, the towns around us have some of the best events running. Here are all the great ways that you can spend the holidays in New York.
Every year, New York City comes together and celebrates Halloween in grand style at the 43rd Annual Village Halloween Parade. Locals and visitors from around the world converge on Lower Manhattan in costume and disguise, marching with like-minded parade-goers and having a blast doing it. Make sure that you come out to this year’s Halloween Parade NYC for a whole lot of scare, but mainly just a whole lot of fun.
Guten tag, New Yorkers! For anyone who’s ever longed to be a part of Europe’s premier fall festival but can’t afford to make the trip, listen up! Oktoberfest is finally coming to New York City! Oktoberfest NYC aims to be a true taste of authentic Munich on the banks of Manhattan’s famous East River.
This month, Little Italy will come alive again in celebration of the 90th Annual San Gennaro Feast. It will run for 11 days from Thursday, September 15th, through Sunday, September 25th. The festival will feature some of the most authentic Italian delicacies and traditions anywhere in the world outside of Italy. It opens at 11:30 AM every day and closes at 11 PM Sunday through Thursday and midnight on Fridays and Saturdays.