It’s true, New York City is an expensive destination. But just as this city offers high end entertainment, there are more ways than ever to save big bucks and turn your visit into a budget-friendly adventure. No need to be a penny pincher, just use some simple internet search tricks to navigate your way around deals in the Big Apple.
Here are a few sites to follow when looking for travel tips, coupons to great restaurants and attractions, and upcoming events:
Travelzoo offers daily local deal alerts to international travelers on popular entertainment at major destinations. Travelzoo is perfect for New York visitors as they break down their deals by highlighting the face value of tickets, the offered discount, and your total savings. They also tell you how long you have left to grab the code to purchase tickets and how to contact them for more info. Plus, their lists of deals seem endless!
By far one of the coolest and newest mobile deal groups, Scoutmob sorts dining and nightlife deals based on your location in the city. Download their free app on your smartphone and as you walk through the city finding yourself hungry, scroll to the neighborhood you’re currently in (i.e. Soho) and Scoutmob will pull up a long list of every establishment around you with up to 50% off dining deals. What makes Scoutmob such a great tool for travelers is that it provides content created and curated by locals so you’re scoring deals at beloved places by New Yorkers.
The Village Voice is the people’s newspaper here in New York City. The Voice understands that this city is full of people who are on the lookout to cut their costs in any and every way possible. That includes travelers like you, so that’s why Deal of the Day is great at announcing the latest sales on beauty, entertainment, food, and more. Once you sign up for their deals, you’ll receive a daily email alert with savings of up to 90% for New York City attractions.
Happy travels, New York deal seekers!