Welcome to My City Tips

My City Tips allows you quick access to a wealth of information about the largest and most interesting cities and countries around the world. We are a reliable open source guide offering information and tips on cities, written by our members and based on their experiences. You can benefit from their tips and  advice on a range of topics from lifestyle and shopping through to sightseeing, family fun, hotels and restaurants, all inspired by travel.  Our country section features all the relevant information on foreign exchange, internet services, useful phrases, transport and more. Feel free to join My City Tips. Add your own experiences and tips to inspire travel and explore the world.

City Example

Montevideo

Montevideo is the capital, largest city, and the chief port of Uruguay. A vibrant city with a rich cultural life, Montevideo is a sprawling modern metropolis with many futuristic skyscrapers and glass office towers. The Old Town, the Ciudad Vieja, is the picturesque historic centre of the cities colonial past. To the east of the downtown area the riverfront Rambla leads to some sandy beaches frequented by Montevideanos in summer and on weekends. The city has some superb museums, restaurants and an interesting nightlife.

Sightseeing

Roman Forum

Rome found in Italy

The Roman Forum is the oldest of the Roman Forums. It lies in a valley between the three hills of the Capitol City, Palatine and Esquiline and was once the site of many public buildings and monuments, and the center of political, economic, cultural and religious life. Originally, this valley was crisscrossed by a creek and a swamp. The magnificent expansion peaked during the Roman Empire. Today it is one of the most important archaeological sites of ancient Rome.

Nightlife

B - IN

Bruges found in Belgium

There is not a great choice of nightlife in Bruges. There are more bars and cafés that are frequented by tourists during the day, and by the locals at night. The B-IN bar is a great venue in a modern style with super DJ's and good drinks. There is a bistro and lounge with great views over the canals.

Hotels

Hotel Ariston 5*

Dubrovnik found in Croatia

The Hotel Ariston is located on the Peninsula Lapad in the village of Babin Kuk on the Adriatic sea, and 4 km from the center of Dubrovnik. The bus, run by the regular direct buses from the city center, is located 70 meters from the hotel.
The hotel offers two restaurants, beach and lounge bar with terrace, café and internet terminal at reception.
The 115 spacious and beautifully decorated rooms are a blend of classic and modern design.

Restaurants

Buffalo Jacks 'American Restaurant'

Liverpool found in United Kingdom

The Buffalo Jack's Restaurant is a American restaurant offering an American atmosphere on 2 floors. All grills, burgers and steaks are cooked on an authentic charcoal grill to get the authentic taste and texture.

Annual Events

International comedy festival

Cape Town found in South Africa

Held annualy in the beautiful city of Cape Town this is the largest and funniest comedy festival and event in Africa. The main events take place in the Baxter theatre complex in the suburb of Rondebosch and free outdoor performances are held at the V+A Waterfront with Table Mountain as a backdrop. Comedians from around the world share stages with local talent...Great event

Entertainment

Thames Speed Boat Experience

London found in United Kingdom

Enjoy the wonderful sights of London from the Thames river with Rib Boats. The "Thames Rib Experience" has three high powered boats, complete with PA systems, and most importantly, all the safety certificates and equipment. The guides on the boats are very knowledgeable and can show you the top sights of London from a very different aspect. In 50 to 75 minutes you can see more of the city than the conventional tours. The maximun passengers on a boat is limited to 12 so that you get only the best.

Karsiyaka ferry quay

Shopping

Karsiyaka

Izmir found in Turkey

Karsiyaka is situated across the bay and can be reached by bus, car or by ferry.
There is a wide bulevard with restaurants and shopping possibilites and a wonderful promenade that is inviting for a stroll.  

Dessert Recipes

New York Cheesecake

New York City, State New York found in America

Typical New York Cheesecake with crushed biscuits.

Highlights

Konak Pier

Izmir found in Turkey

Konak Pier has many high quality shops and restaurants, and it is a must see in Izmir.