Plan Your Trip to Brooklyn & Queens with 3 Key Tourism Boards

For NYC-bound visitors looking to spend more time visiting, sleeping, shopping, eating, and drinking their way through Brooklyn and Queens, tracking down high-quality, up-to-date tourism info can be a challenge. Manhattan-obsessed New York City guidebooks rarely donate more than just a few pages to the boroughs, and sifting through disparate online resources can . . . Read More…

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Lonely Planet Crowns Queens as Best in the U.S.

Sure, you’ve heard all about “Brooklyn hip,” but as us Queens-rooted founders at BQE Tours well know, “Queens cool” is not to be overlooked (just see for yourself on our Long Island City—Queens Cool Uncovered tour!). Leading travel media company Lonely Planet—the largest travel guidebook publisher in the world—has caught on to what we’ve . . . Read More…

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Welcome to the Brooklyn Queens Experience Blog

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Welcome to the Brooklyn Queens Experience blog, brought to you by the boroughs-obsessed BQE Tours team. This space is dedicated to all things Brooklyn and Queens: tourism and travel news and tidbits; borough history; profiles of local characters, business owners, and institutions; personal recollections of years past and more recent adventures; and, of . . . Read More…

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