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Serious Savings on Theatre, Restaurants & More This Winter in NYC!

(January 09, 2018) - Planning a trip to New York City this winter? If so, you couldn’t have picked a better time. NYC Broadway Week, NYC Restaurant Week, and NYC Off-Broadway Week all fall between January 16th and February 25th, meaning that the winter is the season for deals and major savings in the city. New for 2018 is NYC Must-See Week, bringing nearly two weeks of attractions, performing arts, tours, and museums at two-for-one prices. Start planning, because you’re not going to miss out on these city-wide steals! (read the story...)

Where to Go Sledding in NYC

(January 08, 2018) - Spending a snow day with a sled in hand isn’t just for the countryside, and if any city can back that up, it’s New York. Here are our picks for the best spots to hit on a snowy day when you (or a little one in tow) are up for some serious sledding. (read the story...)

What to Pack When Visiting NYC in Winter

(January 08, 2018) - The cold, wind, rain, and snow are no joke in NYC, and packing for these conditions can prove a challenge for visitors, even those accustomed to cold climates. Let these tips guide you to a better suitcase and a better, more bundled-up trip! (read the story...)

Things to Do in NYC in February

(January 08, 2018) - February in New York may be sunk in winter, but the city is as vibrant as ever, with theater, culture, dining, and nightlife scenes all going full-bore. Shoppers can take advantage of some great sales over President's Week, and lovers can mark the 14th in red for Valentine's Day. We've also got Mardi Gras and Chinese New Year celebrations, Restaurant Week, 2 for 1 Broadway Week ends 2/4, (2 for 1 Off Broadway takes place 2/12-2/25), and Fashion Week. For the best of New York in February, check out our rundown below. (read the story...)

New York's Most Visited Destinations—As Determined by Lyft Rides

(January 05, 2018) - Lyft offers affordable lifts around New York City, during which drivers pick up various passengers along the way (that’s the “share” part of “rideshare”). Lyft records its passengers’ destinations and has awarded the most-visited-spots prizes called, adorably enough, “Lyfties.” Below are the most recent recipients of Lyfties in New York! (read the story...)

Cheers to Veggie Cocktails in NYC!

(January 05, 2018) - It’s a new year! Here’s to a new you! We know that many of you vowed to make resolutions that involve being healthier—eating well and getting lots of exercise—but in New York City you don't want to miss out on cocktail culture. Skip the salad and green juice and indulge in a vegetable-based mixed drink. It's a fun and festive way to get your 5-a-day. Now that’s something to celebrate! (read the story...)

Where to Eat with Kids Near National Geographic: Ocean Odyssey

(January 05, 2018) - National Geographic’s Encounter: Ocean Odyssey is sure to be a highlight of your family’s experience in New York. At this one-of-a-kind experience, you’ll walk through chambers full of ocean life, with dazzling images of seals, whales, and all kinds of fish! When you walk out, don’t wander around Times Square hungry, frantically searching on your phone for where to eat. Just go to one of these restaurants nearby, all of which are perfect for kids. (read the story...)

Smoky Winter Cocktails in NYC

(January 05, 2018) - As the temperatures continue to dip and the winter winds are still blowing, we yearn to retreat to a cozy New York bar that serves up festive cocktails. With an emphasis on smoke, fire, and toasted spices, these seasonal drinks are the perfect winter warmers. (read the story...)

A Can't-Miss for LEGO Fans: LEGO Live NYC This February

(January 05, 2018) - Love visiting the Lego Stores when you’re in the city? Then you have to check out LEGO Live, an incredible event coming to New York. February 16-18, at Pier 36, you’ll find millions of Lego bricks waiting for you to build something great! (read the story...)

Reel Things: NYC's 10 Best Movie Theaters

(January 05, 2018) - One of the most filmed—and most film-obsessed—cities in the world is New York. Naturally, we have our share of movie theaters as a result. We’ve gathered 10 of the best theaters around, whether you’re in the mood for a new release, a critical favorite, or a nostalgic classic. Cue the MGM lion... (read the story...)

6 Women's Clothing Stores You Need to Check Out in NYC

(January 05, 2018) - People come to New York City for the two s’s-sights and shopping. When in NYC, you want to make sure to hit some of the not-so-typical clothing stores. Here are six women's clothing stores worth exploring. (read the story...)

Where to Get Your Makeup Done in NYC

(January 05, 2018) - Whether you’re off to a party, a wedding, or an ordinary day, we’ve rounded up the best beauty gurus in the city for your next makeover. Pay for a session with a pro, or go with a complimentary session at a makeup counter (though, FYI, they’ll expect you to buy at least one of the products they use). Find your best face at one of these top-notch beauty bars. (read the story...)

Where to Shop for Motorcycle Gear in NYC

(December 28, 2017) - Even in New York City, motorcycle enthusiasts can find quality gear, a tune-up, and a slick new bike if they go to the right places. At two of the following shops, you can even enjoy a cup of coffee while you consult with an expert about your new ride! And if there’s a biker on your gift list, you’ll find all the swag they could ever want. (read the story...)

New York Coupons: Save $10 at Planet Hollywood

(December 27, 2017) - Save $10 at Planet Hollywood when you use City Guide's coupon. (read the story...)

6 Clothing Stores for Men You Need to Check Out When You're in NYC

(December 22, 2017) - New York City is a shopping mecca. No matter your style, New York City has something for everyone. And if you want to explore your personal style, well, you have come to the right city to do just that. New York City, of course, has all of the popular clothing chains, but consider checking out some stores that you won’t be able to find elsewhere. Here are a couple of favorites clothing store options for men. (read the story...)

6 Incredible Ethiopian Restaurants in New York City

(December 22, 2017) - If you’ve ever found yourself scooping everything with bread during a meal, Ethiopian food is for you. All dishes are served on top of injera, a fluffy, slightly sour flatbread made primarily of teff flour. Utensils aren’t customary in Ethiopia: you just tear off a piece of injera and pick up whatever vegetable or meat dish you like. From Brooklyn to Harlem, Ethiopian restaurants serve amazing injera and spicy, complex heaps of goodness on top of it. (read the story...)

6 New York Toy Stores Kids Will Love

(December 22, 2017) - For most people, New York City is all about Central Park, the endless dining possibilities, and the sightseeing. But, if you’re traveling with kids, you know the importance of adding some kid activities to the mix-like visiting toy stores! Just like anything else in New York, the city offers a lot of great toy stores. Here are some all-time favorites. (read the story...)

The Best Filipino Food in New York City

(December 22, 2017) - The island nation of the Philippines is influenced by a wide variety of cultures from around the world, including those of Japan, China, India, and Spain. As such, the country serves amazing dishes that speaks to both its influences and its individual ingenuities. Filipino food seems to be experiencing an ever-important moment among foodies these days, and we’ll take this opportunity to jump on that jeepney. Join us by trying these tip-top Filipino restaurants in New York! (read the story...)

Cheers to Good Stock's Detoxifying Soups

(December 22, 2017) - Welcome to 2018! Losing weight, eating well, and staying healthy earned top spots on many new year’s resolutions lists. Artisanal soup company Good Stock knows that we’ve all partied a wee bit too much the last few weeks. The company invites health conscious folks to indulge in the detoxifying qualities of its detox and cleanse soups. (read the story...)

Artisan Gifts: Handmade for the Holidays

(December 21, 2017) - As you scramble for last-minute gifts, your thoughts may turn to those of the artisan and handmade variety. And that’s a worthy place for them to go; nothing says, “I put a lot of care and thought into this gift” (even if you buy it at the 11th hour) like something handmade. (read the story...)

New York’s Newest Can’t-Miss Attraction: NFL Experience Times Square

(December 21, 2017) - Opening this November, NFL Experience Times Square takes visitors on a hero’s journey from fan to player to champion 365 days a year. This brand new, immersive experience gets you closer to pro football than ever before with an incredible 4D theater, over 20 interactive activities, and the Vince Lombardi Trophy on display 365 days a year. (read the story...)

Avenue Q: NYC’s Part-Puppet, Part-Human, Off-Broadway Sensation

(December 19, 2017) - Thought puppets were for kids? Think again. Avenue Q is a laugh-out-loud musical that tells the ageless story of a bright-eyed college graduate arriving in New York City with big dreams and a near-empty bank account — and it’s not necessarily the type of show you want to take your children to see (the storyline touches on issues like sex, drinking, and porn-surfing). Part-puppet, part-person, next time you’re looking for a show that will have your sides aching from so much laughter, Avenue Q is your stop. (read the story...)

Hotel Edison Brings Art Deco Glamour to Modern Midtown

(December 15, 2017) - The Hotel Edison opened in 1931 when Thomas Edison, the inventor of the light bulb and the hotel’s namesake, turned on the lights at the grand opening. In a 1932 ad, the hotel boasted 1,000 rooms, “excellent banquet facilities,” and “scientifically air conditioned” suites. (read the story...)

Celebrating the Season: Private Party Spaces in NYC

(December 14, 2017) - New York restaurants are notoriously short on space, but we've gathered up some great exceptions for holiday and special occasion dining in a private party group space as only New York can do it. (read the story...)

Broadway Breaking Buzz: The Holiday Season + the Go-Go's and Pretty Woman

(December 13, 2017) - The holiday season spilling into the New Year is a balancing act for theatre lovers. On one hand you have a buoyant collection of shows celebrating seasonal magic: concerts laced with carols, The Nutcracker at Lincoln Center, a gaggle of Off-Broadway A Christmas Carols, and Santa hopping back and forth from sharing the stage with the Rockettes during Radio City Music Hall's Christmas Spectacular to mentoring Buddy in Elf the Musical at the Theater at Madison Square Garden. (read the story...)


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