New York City

New York is the most popular and visited city in the United States, you will be fascinated by the city’s skyscrapers, monuments, flourishing art, cuisine, fashion and nightlife scenes.

The must-see places in New York:

  • Central Park: a huge green space (341 hectares, 4km long and 800m wide) in the heart of the Manhattan Borough welcomes more than 42 million visitors each year. The park offers a wide variety of activities and sites of interest throughout the year, including the Central Park Zoo, Belvedere Castle, Sheep Meadow, Shakespeare Garden, Strawberry Fields…
  • The memorial and museum of 9/11: Is a tribute to 3,000 victims of the 2001 terrorist attacks, as well as the six victims of the 1993 attack. The Memorial’s two reflective pools and artificial waterfalls are located where the twin towers of the World Trade Center once stood.
  • The Metropolitan Museum of Art: the most famous museum in the United States. Overflowing with masterpieces from all over the world, including remarkable collections from ancient Egypt and classical antiquity, “The Met” is a unique artistic experience, and like many in New York, it is impossible to see everything the museum has to offer in one day.
  • The Empire State Building: Taking an excursion to the top of this Building is the best way to start or end your stay in New York. If the weather is clear, you can see the city’s main sites from 1,050 feet under your wing.
  • High Line Park: A unique and extraordinary park with a breathtaking view of the Hudson River and Manhattan’s urban landscape. But the panorama is not the only reason why visitors and habitants are fascinated by this green space. you will also find art facilities, many food vendors and a large picnic and a tanning area.

You can spend the morning walking through checking designers shelves on Fifth Avenue and the afternoon enjoying panoramic views of the city from the top of the La Roche observation bridge.

If you are an art lover, you can admire the original works on display at the Metropolitan Museum of art and the Guggenheim. Enjoy ethnic dishes in Chinatown or Little Italy. If you still have energy left, don’t miss the opportunity to buy tickets to an award-winning Broadway show or stop by one of the roof bars and jazz clubs that light up the Meatpacking District in the evening.

Buffalo

Buffalo is located in western New York and is the second largest city and the second most populous city in the State of New York.. The city of Buffalo is famous for its location near the majestic Niagara Falls. It’s less than an hour’s drive from the city. It is home to several cultural and artistic sites, including the City Hall Observatory and Louis Sullivan’s Guaranty Building.

The art museums in Buffalo are very interesting with very beautiful collections of works such as the Albright-Knox Art Gallery which presents modern art by world renowned artists like Picasso. The city also has beautiful parks such as Frederick Law Olmsted to relax and walk with your family.

Here are some tips and advice that will help you for a perfect visit in Buffalo:

  • Best months to visit: The best time to visit Buffalo is between June and August, although, summer is the city’s most overcrowded season. The number of tourists decreases slightly in the fall and spring, but these seasons can be quite cold. Winter in BBuffalo is known by the freezing temperatures and abundant snow.
  • Getting around Buffalo : Moving around Buffalo is actually better by car. Although the city offers bus and train services, a car will be the most convenient option for getting to and from Buffalo hotels. If you prefer to take a taxi, you will have to call one of the city’s trusted companies, because stopping a taxi on the street is not easy.
  • What and where to eat in Buffalo : There are not only pizzas and chicken wings in Buffalo, chic restaurants such as Rive Gauche, which serves an eclectic international menu, and Lombardo Ristorante à l’italienne, are popular among food lovers. If you want to try wings, you should try fans favorites like Duff’s famous wings, Anchor Bar or Gabriel’s Gate. And if you want pizzas, go to Bakery & Café or Trattoria Aroma by Romeo & Juliette.

Rochester

Rochester is located near a range of impressive natural phenomena such as Lake Ontario and the Genesee River that flows through the city forming a magnificent architecture, which made it the location for one of the film series “Spiderman”. In addition, Niagara Falls and Canada are only 90 minutes away.

Rochester offers a host of attractions and events for all ages and tastes, including:

Classical music, Professional sports, Zoos ,Breweries, Art galleries, World-class museums, Family attractions, Music and arts festivals.

The city’s rich history as a Center of civil rights and social justice remains an important part of Rochester’s heritage and continues to attract visitors to the Mount Hope Cemetery, one of the first cemeteries in the United States founded in 1838, which contains many stories and myths in its 196 acres,” the final resting place of Susan B. Anthony and Frederick Douglass”.

You will find many cultural institutions such as George Eastman’s House, the oldest photography museum in the world. It houses one of the largest collections of photographic equipment in the world and one of the largest film archive collections, including the private collections of Ken Burns, Spike Lee and Martin Scorsese.

Known for its exciting atmosphere, Rochester hosts a large number of entertainment exhibitions and festivals throughout the year, the most famous of which are the Lilac Festival, which takes place every year in May at Highland Park, and the International Jazz Festival (Xerox Rochester International Jazz Festival).

If you are a sports fan, you can go to a hockey game or baseball game of the local team at any time of the year in Rochester. There are many professional sports teams that play regularly, including the Rochester Red Wings, Rochester Rhinos, Rochester Americans, Rochester Knighthawks and Rochester RazorSharks.

Or “join the game” by confronting your friends and family in fun activities such as climbing, karting, laser tag, mini golf and much more.