It’s hot out. What better way to beat the heat than hitting up a beach. No car? No worries. Here is a list of several beaches that are all easily accessible via public transportation. New Jersey: Asbury Park, New Jersey is an easy trip from Penn Station. Hop on NJ Transit and be at the beach in just over an hour. Here you will find amazing food, hip boutiques, tons of … [Read more...] about Beach Trips Without a Car:
Summer's here the ice cream trucks are back out on every block and we're highlighting our favorite ice cream spots all throughout the city. We'll also include a special stop where you can make your own ice cream and an all-you-can eat ice cream festival that's going down in a couple of weeks- yes, you read that right all-you-can-eat ice cream! Van Leeuwen This … [Read more...] about You scream, I scream, we all scream for ICE CREAM!
The weather is getting warmer and there is no better time to get out and enjoy our beautiful area. Here are some great ideas for day trips close to the City. Whether you stay close to FiDi or venture further there is something for everyone! Close to NYC: NY Botanical Gardens Orchid Show This stunning installation by famed designer Jeff Leatham is on display until … [Read more...] about Spring Day Trips
Looking for some ideas of how to spend your weekend in Lower Manhattan? Here are some itineraries that will take you through FiDi Tribeca and Battery Park City… Tribeca & Battery Park City Start the day off in Tribeca at a one hour drop in session at the Craft Studio . Sessions are $26.95 and you can enjoy such crafts as clay play, woodworking, fabric, and much … [Read more...] about Neighborhood Itineraries
Whether you are staying in town or need some relief for a few days we have you covered! See below for a listing of the best camps for President’s Week break. There are one day and full week options! FiDi Nory Downtown’s beloved STEM based camp is offering a special two-day camp during President’s Week for those interested in robotics. Kids use problem-solving … [Read more...] about President’s Day Camps