Where To Find The Best View In New York City

There are few manmade sites more majestic than the New York City skyline. It goes on as far as the eye can see, the brilliance of the lights shutting out even the sparkle of the stars. For visitors looking for spots to enjoy the best views, here are a few amazing vantage points in the City that Never Sleeps:   Governor’s Island This former military installation in New York Harbor offers a distinct vantage point of the Statue of Liberty and Lower Manhattan, but visitors must plan their trip for warmer months as it’s only open late-May through late-September. In addition to million dollar views it offers tours of Fort Jay, Castle Williams, and Nolan Park; as well as cannon demonstrations and bike paths. Ferry fares are an economical $2 round trip for adults. Board the ferry from Pier 6 in Brooklyn and the Battery Maritime Building in Manhattan. The View Restaurant & Lounge at the Marriott Marquis This iconic landmark is New York City’s only rooftop revolving restaurant. Over the course of an hour, diners enjoy a 360-degree feast for the eyes from the center of Times Square. The restaurant offers classic American cuisine and hosts special wine pairing dinners. Avoid a pricey dinner check and enjoy daytime views with the Sunday Mimosa Brunch. 1535 Broadway. Top of the Rock This building has 3 levels and 360-degree views from which to shoot the perfect picture of the NYC landscape. It’s also closer to Central Park than the Empire State Building and provides visitors amazing views of that iconic art deco building. Whether you choose to visit the observation deck on...

The Costa Blanca: Top Reasons to Visit Benidorm

As one of the most touristy cities in the whole of Europe, it’s no wonder Brits in their thousands flock to Benidorm year after year to enjoy their slice of sun, sea and sand. While the Costa Blanca as a whole is a beautiful stretch of coastline that benefits from the warm Mediterranean Sea and the hours upon hours of sunshine, Benidorm holidays seem to be where it’s at, with plenty on offer, whatever your age group. By booking one of the all-inclusive holidays in Benidorm, you will have the opportunity to enjoy everything that is on offer in this bustling city while knowing that your accommodation, facilities, food and drink are all covered in the price tag. But why would you visit Benidorm? Having been a hub for tourists for several decades, its popularity is showing no signs of slowing down, probably for the following reasons. The weather throughout the summer months is simply sensational. Make sure you pack a sun hat, sunnies and suncream – you’re going to need them! At the height of the midday sun in the middle of July, temperatures can reach a scorching 30 degrees Celsius so make sure you’re prepared for it. Spanish food will provide a sumptuous treat for you. Whether you’re dining as part of your all inclusive deal or you choose to head into town to one of the local tapas bars, Spanish grub is fantastic. From paella to octopus, there’s something for everyone, washed down with a glass of sangria. Yum. The nightlife attracts many tourists each year who are looking for the chance to party until the...