Join Justin Ferate as we visit Harlem, one of America’s most remarkable neighborhoods. Justin is our nationally-acclaimed NYC Historian, named “New York’s Most Engaging Guide”.
Today, you’re in for another treat as we dine at the highly acclaimed new restaurant by celebrity chef Marcus Samuelsson – Red Rooster. Marcus also regularly appears as a judge on “Chopped”, the popular Food Network show.
Harlem is one of America’s most remarkable neighborhoods. Today, you’ll be joined by our nationally-acclaimed NYC Historian, Justin Ferate, named “New York’s Most Engaging Guide,” for a historic tour of this incredibly vibrant community.
Today, you’re in for another treat as we dine at the highly acclaimed new restaurant by celebrity chef Marcus Samuelsson – Red Rooster. Marcus also regularly appears as a judge on the very popular “Chopped” Food Network show. Named in honor of the legendary Harlem speakeasy and located in the heart of Harlem, Red Rooster serves comfort food celebrating the roots of American cuisine and the diverse culinary traditions of the neighborhood.
This afternoon, you’ll tour charming streets with handsome homes, including Alexander Hamilton’s Home and views of City College, the Gothic “castle on the hill”, which boasts eight Nobel Prize winners. See “Striver’s Row”, the Abyssinian Baptist Church, Cathedral of St. John the Divine, Columbia University, Morningside Heights, Morris Jumel Mansion, Sylvan Terrace and Sugar Hill. The tour includes the ongoing revitalization of this nationally historic neighborhood.
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Cirque du Soleil is coming back to New York for a limited engagement. Don’t miss out – if you haven’t experienced a Cirque du Soleil show, now is your chance to be amazed. If you’ve seen a show be amazed all over again. Book early as tickets sell out fast! Your day includes Sunday brunch at Trattoria Neo’s, considered one of the finest Italian restaurants in Queens where you’ll be treated to a complimentary mimosa or Bloody Mary!
Travel past the scandals and reality shows to see the best of New Jersey – food, politics and art! Start with the New Jersey State House, built in 1790, it is the second oldest state house in continuous use in the US. Experience one of the most beautiful secrets of New Jersey, the Grounds for Sculpture, a 42-acre site featuring more than 200 sculptures, many larger than life.
The sea’s spectacular beauty is the focal point of this wonderful tour to Coastal Maine. Keep you camera at the ready throughout the next four days – from your guided tours of York, Cape Neddick, Perkins Cove and Kennebunkport to your three nights at the stunning Anchorage by the Sea resort to your lobster cruise and much more! Enjoy a succulent Lobster Bake dinner at the Ogunquit Lobster Pound, named the “Best Boiled Lobster in New England;” drive past the sandy beaches and rocky coastline; view the George Bush estate at Walker’s Point; hear the history of these shipbuilding towns – this is a tour you’ll talk about for years to come!