New York City

The Best Scenic Runs for Tourists in New York City

Heading to the Big Apple? Sure, there are the must-see for any tourist, from The Empire State Building and The Statue of Liberty to the Museum of Modern Art and Central Park. But perhaps there are some even cooler things… Continue Reading →

Ride Guide: Airport Transportation in LA and NYC

The plane has emptied out, and the last piece of luggage has been collected at baggage claim. It’s finally time to head into town and get to the point of all that travel. But in America’s biggest cities, the trek… Continue Reading →

Hipmunk Citylove: A Tour Through The Sites of Your Favorite NYC Films

  Breakfast at Tiffany’s ineffable Holly Golightly (Audrey Hepburn) delicately strums an acoustic guitar and sings Henry Mancini’s “Moon River” in the ornate fire-escape of her Upper East Side apartment. It’s a scene that inspires in viewers a romantic yearning… Continue Reading →

Three NYC Airports: Which to Pick?

If you’ve never been to New York City before, it can be bewildering. With three airports under the “NYC” umbrella, it can be a daunting task to even select the flight.  No matter which airport you pick, be prepared for… Continue Reading →

Manhattanhenge is here!

This is a Hipmunk guest post from Jodi Ettenberg.  This is a picture I took during last year’s Manhattanhenge, a jaw-droppingly beautiful spectacle that occurs when the sun sets just so between buildings in Midtown Manhattan. This surreal photo op only happens… Continue Reading →

The Secret to Getting Cheap Broadway Tickets

Plan a trip to New York and you’re bound to consider a ticket to one of our fabulous shows. We’ve dropped knowledge about our beloved city before, but here’s the lowdown on how to get the lowest prices possible for Billy… Continue Reading →

The Hindenburg (whatever happened to that zeppelin?) floats past the Empire State Building on August 8th, 1936. The Art Deco spire of New York’s iconic building was designed to be a mooring mast for dirigibles. Be sure to whisper that… Continue Reading →

Hipmunk Hotspots: New York City

The fine folks over at /r/travel on reddit were suggesting the kind of places most tourists don’t catch unless they’ve got locals guiding their visit. I was born in New York City, so it’s got a special place in my… Continue Reading →

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