Tag Archives: Manhattan

Essential Information: Transportation in NYC

A speeding train in the NYC subway.

For first time visitors the idea of traveling around New York City by oneself can be overwhelming. From the foreign places to the huge crowds, NYC can be an intimidating place. But take a deep breath and remain calm, as travel in the city doesn’t have to be difficult or … Read More

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NYC Restaurant Week

An elegantly prepared steak.

The NYC Restaurant Week officially kicked off on January 14th, but, in somewhat of a misnomer, the event extends all the way to February 8th this year. More than 300 restaurants in Manhattan are participating in the event by offering set meals at the set prices of $25 for lunch … Read More

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The Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts

Inside the Avery Fisher Hall.

Earlier this week we discussed visiting the Metropolitan Opera at the Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts, but this week we want to talk about some of the other great cultural institutions at the Lincoln Center, which is also home to the NYC Ballet and New York Philharmonic. Considered to … Read More

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The Metropolitan Opera at the Lincoln Center

The Metropolitan Opera at the Lincoln Center.

New York is an incredibly cultured city that is rivaled only by London and Paris in the Western world. As such it has a ton of options awaiting tourists keen on exploring the city’s cultural side, whether it’s the fabulous art museums on the Upper East Side, the MOMA in … Read More

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Three Great Views of NYC

New York from top of the rock

New York is a city defined by its skyline. Skyscrapers made of steel and concrete stretch the imagination and buildings like the Empire State Building and Chrysler Building are recognizable the world over. No trip to NYC would be complete without at least a few moments spent taking in the … Read More

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