NYC Family Guide, FamilyiTrips.com
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
by Lisa Daniele Hanlon
Lisadhanlon.pr@gmail.com
914-954-1553

HIGHLY ANTICIPATED NYC FAMILY GUIDE ARRIVES BY CREATORS OF TOP RATED DC WITH KIDS & BOSTON WITH KIDS TRAVEL APPS

FAMILYiTRIPS’ NEW TRAVEL APP FOR NYC PINPOINTS BIG APPLE FUN
WITH EASY TO NAVIGATE INSIDER TIPS FOR VACATIONERS AND LOCALS ALIKE

NYC Family Guide LogoWASHINGTON D.C. (July 2012)– Which ice cream shop offers scrumptious sundaes and skyline views? Where are the most inventive playgrounds in the city? Where can we conduct a fossil-finding mission by flashlight? Which hotels have awesome pools and pet-friendly packages? What boutiques most appeal to fashion-conscious tweens and teens? NYC Family Guide provides insider tips and advice for locals and tourists alike.

Brooklyn Bridge, Photo ©

Following the success of Boston With Kids, and DC With KidsiTunes’ Travel Hot List AppsNYC Family Guide arrives in time for warm-weather fun. Created by award-winning travel journalists, this must-have app is packed with more than 200 entries that put the best places to go and things to do with kids of all ages in Manhattan and the boroughs right at your fingertips. Whether you are a New York parent, an empty nester with visiting grandkids or a vacationer seeing the Big Apple for the first or fifth time, NYC Family Guide makes it stress-free to explore America’s largest, most-visited city.

NYC Family Guide steers you to hotels that welcome kids and pets and food venues for every budget. Discover special programs at the Museum of Modern Art, Central Park and other top spots, and learn about lesser-known adventures, such as kid-oriented walking tours and family cooking classes. The app makes planning easy by pinpointing exhibits and experiences best for young kids, grade schoolers and teens. You can also create a personalized itinerary that matches your family’s needs. Locals and travelers use the detailed plan-ahead information so as not to miss out on what they want to see and do. The app highlights dozens of low-and-no-cost adventures.

High Line, Photo © Deb Geigis Berry

Fun facts and illustrations add to the enjoyment, and kids like using the apps, too. The app is compatible with the iPhone, iPod Touch and iPad. Purchase for $3.99 through www.familyitrips.com or from the iTunes store. Updates are always FREE.

FamilyiTrips.com is the creation of highly respected family travel journalist and author, Candyce H. Stapen Ph.D., who has authored 30 travel guidebooks, appears regularly on national television and has written 2,300+ travel articles. FamilyiTrips writer Deb Geigis Berry is a leading travel journalist for publications including FamilyFun, Parenting and Outside. She is the founder of familyadventuremom.com, and frequently appears on national television shows to discuss family topics. That big, brown dog in illustrations that appears stealing pizza, eating ice cream and jumping in pools is Stapen’s loveable Newfoundland puppy, Maggie, the gray striped cat eyeing food truck treats is Berry’s curious kitty, Maude.