Yelp Holiday Hangover 2016 – Sold Out!

January 28, 2016 by Damian O’Keeffe
Yelp Holiday Hangover - Hornblower

 

It’s one of the most anticipated events of the year, Yelp’s Holiday Hangover.

This year’s event is now full. If you have inquiries about this year’s Holiday Hangover, please contact Yelp or email [email protected]

$10 donation from entry will benefit Stupid Cancer, the largest US-based charity that comprehensively addresses young adult cancer through advocacy, research, support, outreach, awareness, mobile health and social media.

We’ll be posting a recap of all the action from this year’s event the week after it’s happened. In the meantime, …

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Chinese New Year – The Year of the Monkey

January 28, 2016 by Damian O’Keeffe
Chinese New Year NYC Cruise

 

Chinese New Year, also known as Chinese Lunar New Year or Spring Festival—which is the literal translation—is the celebration of the turn of the lunisolar Chinese calendar.

Across the globe, Chinese New Year is one of the most colorful and vibrant annual celebrations and Chinese New Year in NYC is no different.

When is Chinese New Year? Chinese New Year 2016 is Monday February 8th.

The date changes yearly and coincides with the new moon between January 21st and February 20th.

Chinese New Year …

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Snowboarding in NYC – How New Yorkers deal with a blizzard

January 25, 2016 by Damian O’Keeffe
Snowboarding in NYC

 

Winter Storm Jonas may be over and there’s a lot of cleaning up to do but when the going gets tough in NYC, New Yorkers get going.

For most people, the smart thing to do during a blizzard is to stock up on food, and binge-watch the latest series on Netflix. For others, the inclement weather is an opportunity.

It’s great to see ingenuity and adventure come together under trying circumstances… we just wouldn’t recommend it for anyone. That said, it doesn’t …

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Valentine’s Day Cruise with Z100’s Bethany & Nate

January 25, 2016 by Damian O’Keeffe
Z100 Valentine's Day Cruise NYC

 

Are you single and looking for something different to do this Valentine’s Day weekend? Then you can’t go past Hornblower’s special Valentine’s Day NYC cruise with Z100’s Bethany and Nate.

Forget doing anything that will simply remind you of your single status, or revel in your freedom, the choice is yours! Either way, Hornblower’s happy hour cruise, Alive After Five is your perfect Valentine’s Day idea.

We’ll have Z100’s Bethany and Nate of the Elvis Duran show aboard to make it extra …

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The Brooklyn Bridge – One of New York’s Icons

January 20, 2016 by Damian O’Keeffe
The Brooklyn Bridge NYC

 

Of all the bridges of New York City—and there are a few—the Brooklyn Bridge is without question the most iconic and well-known.

Obviously there’s no better view of the Bridge than from the water on a Hornblower cruise but there’s no doubt this is complemented by a walk, bicycle or even bike tour across the Brooklyn Bridge.

If you are taking a trip across the bridge, it’s best to start on the Brooklyn side so you’ll have the impressive Manhattan skyline in …

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