Baby Corner


 
Old 08-23-10, 12:46 PM
Keepers's Avatar
is shocked!
Moma to 3 amazing kids!
 
Join Date: May 2008
Location: Georgia
Posts: 4,184
Thanked 986 Times
Points: 6
Level: 1
Weekly Activity 47.27%
Default NYC?

My BFF that lives in Jacksonville and I are planning a trip in December to NYC. If you have been or live near there...can you tell me a little about it...Where to go, what to see, where to stay? Taxi fares and so forth. Give me anything you got lol
Reply With Quote
 
Old 08-23-10, 03:19 PM
raabta01's Avatar
Community Member
 
Join Date: Sep 2007
Location: Charleston, WV, USA
Posts: 960
Thanked 108 Times
Points: 375
Level: 7
Weekly Activity 3401.82%
Default

I have a lot of friends who live there and have been a few times. Here are a few tips I have:

-cabs can be very expensive, if you're not too scared take the subway.

-see some of the tourist stuff: Empire State Bldg, Statue of liberty, a museum you like, etc.

-Don't expect ANYONE to speak english

-Wherever you stay go over your plans with the conciege, a lot of times they can help you with coupons, VIP stuff, etc.

-Whatever you would normally budget for meals, activities, etc. just go ahead and double it.
Reply With Quote
Thank you raabta01!
Keepers (08-23-10)
 
Old 08-23-10, 03:29 PM
Keepers's Avatar
is shocked!
Moma to 3 amazing kids!
 
Join Date: May 2008
Location: Georgia
Posts: 4,184
Thanked 986 Times
Points: 6
Level: 1
Weekly Activity 47.27%
Default

I think after a little research we have decided to take the cheaper way and take a cruise lol. NYC is EXPENSIVE!!! lol
Reply With Quote
 
Old 08-23-10, 10:05 PM
Oreo's Avatar
is all about the PINK!!!
Proud American Teacher!!
 
Join Date: Apr 2004
Location: In a State of Confusion
Posts: 9,601
Thanked 652 Times
Points: 2
Level: 1
Weekly Activity 10.91%
Default

NYC is a wonderful experience. I can handle it for a day or two at most. I don't like the smell in my hair or the noise that seems to stick in my head if I am there longer.

A cruise is another choice, but if you've never done NYC, I would do that!!!!

Broadway shows, shopping, the waterfront... It's fabulous!!
Reply With Quote
Thank you Oreo!
Keepers (08-23-10)
 
Old 08-24-10, 11:01 PM
brandimichelle's Avatar
is lovin' my sweet girl!
Avery Claire's Mama!
 
Join Date: May 2007
Location: Tennessee
Posts: 7,669
Thanked 700 Times
Points: 25
Level: 2
Weekly Activity 220%
Default

OH MY We LOVED NYC! I cannot wait to go back one day. We even took Avery at 13 months old and survived! We took the subway EVERYWHERE and walked. I totally would agree about figure out your "spending money and eating money" and double it... or triple it.

TOTALLY WORTH IT.... I'd go to NYC over a cruise again...
Reply With Quote
Thank you brandimichelle!
Keepers (08-26-10)

Latest Articles
Traditional Chinese Medicine For Fertility and During Pregnancy
Traditional Chinese medicine can be used to help you conceive, and also during your pregnancy. But, what are the risks? Plus: Did you know you can tell if you are pregnant by checking your pulse?

Antibiotics Used During Pregnancy Linked to Child Obesity
A new study from Columbia University has found that antibiotic use during pregnancy is linked to later child obesity.

Celebrity Baby Watch November 2014
Find out whose pregnant, and whose expecting in our monthly celebrity pregnancy and births update for November, 2014.

The Importance of Baby Talk and Why Fathers Need to Do it More
A new study shows that verbal communication with babies happens more by Moms more than Dads. If you are a new Dad, here are some tips for talking more to your baby.

Can What a Man Drinks Affect His Fertility?
Yes. It turns out that drinking a pint of beer per day helps increase male fertility. Learn why.

October 2014 Baby Photo Contest Winner

"Callum is about to be a big brother!" Baby Photo Contest Winner
Congratulations emilygrace87!

Calculators & Tools

All times are GMT -4. The time now is 01:59 PM.


Pregnancy | Fertility | Baby | Toddler | Free Baby Stuff! | Community | Baby Names

About Baby Corner | Advertising | Editorial | Contact Baby Corner | Terms of Use | Privacy Notice


Powered by vBulletin® Copyright © 2014, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
SEO by vBSEO ©2009, Crawlability, Inc.