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Exploring the Arts in the Bowery

The unique architectural style of the New Museum in the Bowery. Photo credit Dakota Smith.

No city has had more of an impact on contemporary culture than New York. Talented artists and authors have been flocking to the city for hundreds of years, drawn by the welcoming art scene and a city that is inspirational like no other. One of the great benefits to staying … Read More

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3 Major Perks to Staying in the Flatiron

The flatiron building in new york

Manhattan may be an island that’s only 13 miles long and 2.3 miles at its widest point but it’s still a pretty small world at every turn. Densely populated with old neighborhoods, epic landmarks, and multicultural splendor–it can feel like one tiny nation with an overwhelming amount to see and … Read More

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How to Score SNL Tickets, and Other Shows Too

auditorium on television broadcast

Yes, a lot of people opt for the touristy stuff when visiting New York—like climbing the Statue of Liberty, even sailing around the entire island—but something really cool that could land you on TV and in the eyeline of major celebrities—something really cool that makes your friends envious is being … Read More

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Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade–Up Close and Personal

Toy Soldier

The Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade is a nationally viewed event so cemented in the minds of American culture that people travel from all around the globe to get a glimpse of the life size balloons, floats, cheerleaders, marching bands, and Hollywood celebrities that paint this historic 2-mile route. The parade … Read More

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The Inside Scoop to Fifth Avenue Holiday Window Displays

Christmas Decorations

If you’re a seasoned fashionista or someone simply wanting to shop Midtown’s iconic stores, then a visit to New York’s famous Fifth Ave is an absolute must. For those wanting a cheap excursion but with authentic NYC frills, it doesn’t get any better than this. Window shopping in December is a … Read More

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