James Morris - Mar 7, 2012
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If you are planning a visit to New York City, be sure to try one of the great culinary tours that are on offer there.

Perhaps the best way is to start with a tour of Greenwhich Village where you can learn all about this little part of New York City and the people who call it home. You can taste great foods like Mac & Cheese made with Monterey Jack Cheese, peach nectar with prosecco or shaved asiago on artichokes.

Some travelers though may find Chelsea Market more to their liking. In this old part of town, which is a large business area that held meat packing houses visitors learn all about its past and present. Travelers enjoy great foods from the Lobster Place which is a high end seafood market, Eleni's which is a classic bakery, and Macelleria's which is an Italian steak house.

These are just to name a few; there are many more remarkable places where the guests can look forward to delicious food and extraordinary atmosphere. Chelsea Market is a huge complex that in its day was the Nabisco Factory.

If Asian food is on top of the NYC list, Chinatown Tour is a must. The local dim sum and duck are quite renowned. The Peking Duck is simply to die for and the Tiger Roll is the most delicious dessert guests ever taste. Knowledgeable tour guides teach the tour participants all about the culture and the hidden aspects of Chinatown.

For the old world fans there is the Nolita Tour taking travelers to the North of Little Italy. Tourists can walk here the same path as John Gotti and Martin Scorsese. Tour participants learn about The Bowery and its rich history and about the flop houses and skid row.

The cobble stone streets and the cast iron fences often steal the heart of the visitors. Culinary tourists can look forward to tasting the delicacies in the Little Cupcake Bakeshop that is sweet, rich and out of this world. Another option are the original tacos from Tacombi Fonda.

Many of the culinary tours organized in New York City focus on unforgettable culinary experience. Travelers heading to the Big Apple can utilize the services of a number of quality NYC hotels providing advice about the local eateries. Also, currently many airlines offer favorable rates for flights to New York City. Spring is thus the best season to taste what the city has on offer.

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