New York – Things to See and Eat

Things to See

New York Botanical Garden – Breathtaking works of art that dazzle with color, light, and form—by day and night

Flushing Meadows Corona Park – explore your day here and spend the evening at the Meadow Lake

Hoboken Pier C Park – Enjoy the beautiful New York Skyline from this park and walk alongside the waterfront

Roosevelt Island  – One of the most peaceful places I have been to. Visit 4freedomspark, smallpox hospital ruins, and walk along the waterfront.

The Oculus at the World Trade Center – Oculus was built to maximize the effect of the autumnal equinox rays (coinciding with the skylight opening on or around September 11 every year). The design of this building resembles a bird being released from a child’s hand.

Hiking at Anthony’s Nose

Pierson Park in Tarrytown

New York Public Library

The Downtown Boathouse – In summer do free kayaking at Pier 26

Harsimus Cove – Visit Babo Teahouse nearby and sip Boba while enjoying the beautiful view

Metropolitan Museum of Art – you would days to cover this museum, so try to not to hurry

Brighton Beach

Brooklyn Bridge Park

Washington Square Park

Things to Eat

Amorino Gelato Ice Cream

Indikitch – great Indian food. Must had: Paneer Tikka Masala, Saffron rice, Dal Makhani, Carrot Cabbage Cashew Salad, Garlic Naan, Mango Lassi, Samosa.

Crepe Guru – try the Nutella crepe with strawberry and whipped cream

Chai Thai Kitchen – Try Peanut Steamed Dumpling

Taiyaki Ice Cream – Enjoy Custard filled fish waffle cone ice cream #yumyumyum

Mochidoki – Passfruit + Chocolate + Crushed Oreo

Eataly – Nunu dessert at Nutella Bar

PizzArte – TOTÒ Pizza, Tiramisu

Lezzetli Mediterranean Ice Cream – Chocolate Orange Blossom with rose petals

&pizza – Create your own foot long pizza with your favorite toppings and sauce

Five Senses – Ogam Fresh Ramen Bokum. One of the best noodles I have had

Sweet Churros with COFFEED – Located in Korea town. It has one of the best churros in NYC.

Magnolia Bakery – Banana Pudding

The Counter – Create your own burgers with favorite

Juniors Cheesecake – After trying out cheesecake at Cheesecake Factory, Lindys .. I felt my heart for cheesecake belonged to this place.



Places to See

La Sagrada Família (buy tickets online so you can skip line)

Museu Nacional d’Art de Catalunya and hike till the top and reach Montjuïc Hill, see the olympic stadium also

Park Güell -> so there are few free places to see and one part is paid .. we didn’t get time to see the paid part

Plaça d’Espanya

Arc de Triomf

Camp Nou (Football Stadium)

Mammoth at the Cuitadella Park

Font Màgica

While walking just see from outside: Casa Batlló

Places to Eat

For breakfast go to Granja Gulcinea -> barcelona’s best churros

for lunch/dinner go to: Teresa Carles .. yummy food

Brunch & Cake and try chicken super sandwich for the non-veg folks and for veg the waiter will give some recommendations.

Our best find in Barcelona was -> El Pachuco amazing mexican food. If you enjoy a beer then their special chilli beer is recommended. My friends loved it.


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