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The Big Apple’s Culinary Big Top

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New York magazine called it “a sprawling gastro-circus,” we call it one of the best reasons to head to Manhattan. It’s Eataly, the gigantic culinary temple to all things Italian, and it’s located just five blocks from our front door (in the old Toy Building, for you locals). The brainchild … Read More

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Delving into New York’s Art Scene

The Studio of the Art Students League of New York.

On this blog we have covered art museums extensively, and for good reason, as New York is a literal treasure trove of art. But that doesn’t mean all of the city’s artistic gems are concentrated in the hands of the Met, Guggenheim or Moma. If guests of our boutique hotel … Read More

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Two Contrasting Views of NYC

A helicopter tour in NYC.

There aren’t enough adjectives to properly describe the experience of visiting New York. Everything is simply more exciting in the city: the buildings are bigger, the pace is quicker, the shops are trendier and the attractions are grander. Guests staying at our boutique hotel The MAve have a limitless amount … Read More

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A (Cheap) Night at the Museum

Van Gogh's Starry Night at the NYC MOMA.

New York has so many world-class art museums that it can be incredibly expensive to see them all. Thankfully, however, a number of the museums offer special promotions one or two nights of the week, when they lower their prices and stay open late, which, for tourists, is a winning … Read More

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Contemporary Art at the MoMA PS1

The exterior of the MoMA PS1 in Queens'.

Think all of New York’s great art museums are concentrated on the island of Manhattan? Well, think again. The MoMA PS1 in Queens’ Long Island City neighborhood is one of the country’s leading contemporary art museums. Getting to the museum from our boutique hotel The MAve in Midtown Manhattan is … Read More

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