Susan Birnbaum is a native New Yorker obsessed with its history and food. She is licensed as a Sightseeing Guide by the City of New York and an active member of the Guides Association of New York City. With a “New York” wit, Susan guides you through the city’s history and food culture in neighborhoods in the Bronx and Queens few tourists ever visit. She also creates amazing NY tour experiences like the Knitting Crawl and Chocolate Paradise where Manhattan becomes a true adult playground. Susan takes you to quirky neighborhoods throughout NYC, crafting unique experiences full of interesting stories and tasty treats. Her love for the city of New York is infectious – even Native New Yorkers get new perspectives on a walking tour with Susan!
Shop ’til you drop for lush yarns, discover funky beads and trimmings! Knitting fanatic? You’ll love visiting New York’s unique knitting, bead and trimming shops and galleries with Susan. ... + MORE
Experience the excitement of this quintessentially New York neighborhood while imagining the streets full of the pushcarts that once dominated everyday life. ... + MORE
Go Around the World in the most diverse neighborhood in NYC - Astoria, Queens! Enjoy the most delightful restaurants, cafes and food shops as Susan shows you her very favorites. ... + MORE
New York's neighborhoods are always evolving - it's part of what makes the city so fascinating. Manhattan's East Village is a perfect example of this evolution; from German, Irish immigrant communitie ... + MORE
Bronx resident, Historian, and Food Aficionado, Susan Birnbaum, takes you to some of her most cherished spots along Arthur Ave in the Belmont section of the Bronx - New York's "real" Little Italy. Tas ... + MORE