Seeing New York City On A Budget

By: Rachel Yoshida

Going on vacation to a great city like New York can be a little overwhelming because of the endless attractions and activities that are available when you get there. It can be difficult and very expensive to take in all the different things the place has to offer when you do not have a lot of money or time. The time issue may not be something that this article will help you with, but there are a few helpful tips about getting the most for your money.

The key to any good vacation is always how well and how far in advance you can do your planning. It does not matter where your destination is going to be. It should be scheduled for the time factor and your budget as well. The one stop place for planning your vacation using completely free information is the internet. There are many sites for New York that lists hundreds of things in the city that you can do not just inexpensively, but some are absolutely free of charge.

Sometimes these free events that you can participate may be only for a limited time so you will need to be very observant when you are checking for the dates they will be going on. If you want to get in all the free activities you can, research a lot to find as many free attractions you are interested in that will be going on for sure at the time of your trip.

Usually there will always be some sort of musical events and plays that give free admission, but for things like seeing television show tapings, you will need tickets for those and it will be necessary to send off for those in advance to ensure you get into the show you like. It will be great fun to get to be a member of that studio audience that we are always hearing about on television.

So when you decide your and your family are going to visit a great city like New York or many others we have to choose from, gather everyone around the home computer and start planning it out well ahead of time. Knowing what you are going to be doing once you get there and how much it will cost can save a lot of wasted time arguing about what to do after you have already arrived.

New York Guide
 • 
 • 
 • 
 • 
 • 
 • 
 • 
 • 
 • 
 • 
 • 
 • 
 • 
 • 
 • 
 • 
 • 
 • 
 • 
 • 

» More on New York Guide
 



Share this article :
Click to see more related articles