Category Archives: New York City

Big Apple Basketball

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Don’t be surprised if you see more than a few basketball superstars buzzing around the Big Apple this weekend. It’s all part of NBA All-Star Weekend 2015, one of New York City’s major (and most anticipated) events. It’s been 17 years since New York City last hosted the NBA All-Star … Read More

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Better Coffee at Birch

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If drinking better coffee tops your list of New Year’s resolutions, you won’t have to go far to reach your goal. Every New Yorker’s fave, Birch Coffee is now our 27th Street neighbor, making it easier than ever to enjoy piping hot cappuccinos and chai lattes that take the chill … Read More

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Hit The Streets

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It’s a concrete jungle out there so why not embrace it? For three consecutive Saturdays in August, almost seven miles of city streets turn into pedestrian-only pathways of pleasure. Whether you ride a bike, take a run or simply participate in some priceless people-watching, you’ll be joining in New york … Read More

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Late Night Nosh

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Where can you eat at 4 am in the “City That Never Sleeps?” That’s easy. Head out of our Madison Avenue hotel and hop a cab to Cafeteria, the 24/7 Chelsea eatery serving comfort food with a contemporary twist. Some of our favorite late-night noshes include Mac and Cheese Spring … Read More

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Historic Happy Hours

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We’re told O. Henry penned “The Gift of the Magi” at nearby Pete’s Tavern, the Big Apple’s oldest continuously operating restaurant and bar. We’re not surprised he found the place so inspiring. With its long wooden bar, tin ceilings, tile floors and exposed brick walls, it’s the kind of Old … Read More

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