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The Best Things to Do in NYC in May

(March 27, 2017) - They say April showers bring May flowers, which makes the merry month of May a terrific time to be in New York City. Read on for the best things to do in NYC in May. (read the story...)

The Best Things to Do in New York in Spring

(March 21, 2017) - Spring is a great season to be in New York. The city thaws out and the sidewalks fill with the latest in spring fashions. We've got a rundown of the city's must-see spots for nature, history, art, culture, and entertainment. Read on for the best things to do in New York City in spring 2017. (read the story...)

The Best-Kept Secrets of the NYC Subway

(February 15, 2017) - Nearly 55 percent of New Yorkers use the subway to commute, and considering that the city’s population topples over eight million, that’s quite a bit of daily foot traffic! However, despite the many bustling bodies that take over the metro day and night, the MTA still manages to have some secrets on lockdown. Rounded up below are seven things you probably didn’t know about the NYC subway system. (read the story...)

Where to Shop for New York Fashion Week 2017

(February 10, 2017) - Fashion Month only comes twice a year, but between the pre-show anticipation and post-show digests, it feels a lot longer. There’s a myriad of ways to get into the NYFW swing in 2017. Watch the shows in person, live-stream ‘em (as so many brands do these days) or just catch a glimpse of the street style parade on the streets of Manhattan. Dress the part too, and sport something by one of our favorite NYC designers. Read on to discover some of the key pieces to wear all fashion month long. (read the story...)

NYC's Best Food Festivals

(August 16, 2016) - New Yorkers know how to eat, and you can bet your last dollar that some of the world’s best food festivals take place in NYC. Rounded up below are seven foodie fests that we know will treat your stomach and tastebuds well. No matter if you’re a carnivorous dude on the hunt for a good steak sandwich or a vegetarian hippie wanting to try out the latest vegan ice cream in town, there’s a festival here for everyone. Eat up! (read the story...)

10 Best NYC Ice Cream Spots

(May 24, 2016) - Staying cool in NYC isn’t always an easy feat. When temperatures soar, cool off with a scoop or two from one of the city's innovative ice cream shops. Some feature unexpected flavor combinations such as Oddfellow Ice Cream’s Chorizo Caramel Swirl, while others such as Cones focus on more traditional faves. Regardless of which flavors you fancy, this lineup of the ten best ice cream destinations in New York is sure to delight. (read the story...)

Things to Do in New York in Summer

(May 24, 2016) - A summer's day or eve in NYC can be exceptional, when warmer temperatures lure friends and lovers to drink and dine al fresco, enjoy an outdoor concert, or take a cruise. Kids are off from school; the streets and trains are hopping with families from around the world. If you're looking for things do in NYC this summer, we've rounded up some perennial favorite events, plus new exhibits and concerts that offer something for everyone. (read the story...)

The 10 Best Cheesecakes in NYC

(April 26, 2016) - New York cheesecake is one of the city's claims to fame, so make sure to get a slice (or two!) during your stay. We’ve rounded up the top ten cheesecakes in NYC, and while they’re all undeniably tasty, they also each offer a unique take on the classic rich, creamy, addictive dessert. Take a look and save a little room to try a few…you can’t come to New York and not fill up on cheesecake! (read the story...)

New York City's 10 Best Food Trucks

(April 25, 2016) - Food trucks are officially a thing in New York, and a very good thing at that. Forget waiting in hour-long lines to get seated at the hottest new restaurant in Manhattan, and instead prepare yourself to hop on line for awesome Mexican, Indian, and Korean BBQ. These 10 food trucks below have entirely upped the game when it comes to off-the-cuff dining, and while it’s hard to beat a sit-down restaurant, low prices and high quality may have you seeking out a meal on wheels. (read the story...)

Urban Pit Stops: The Best Snack Spots for Hop-On Hop-Off Bus Tours in NYC

(February 03, 2016) - To help you keep up your strength and maximize your time, here are our picks for the best snack and refreshment stops when you're on a hop-on hop-off bus tour of New York. (read the story...)

The Best of New York Restaurants—By Video

(January 27, 2016) - Get inspired for a trip to NYC with a video preview of some of the amazing dining experiences that await in the city. Great steakhouses are a New York specialty, joined by the freshest seafood, and ample creativity on the farm-to-table front. Read on for a sneak peek at some of the best restaurants for visitors to New York. (read the story...)

The Best of New York Culture—By Video

(January 27, 2016) - Get inspired for a trip to NYC with videos of the great cultural institutions in the city. From modern art to global history to the natural world, New York boasts some of the premier destinations on the planet for delving into painting, sculpture, and beyond. Below we've gathered together a video sneak peek of the best of New York culture. (read the story...)

What to Do in NYC: Must-Sees for Visitors From the UK

(January 27, 2016) - Ever since the Beatles landed in NYC, launching the British Invasion, Americans can’t get enough of all things English (witness Downton Abbey). Apparently the feeling is mutual, because every year well over a million Brits visit New York City. Since we don’t have stately homes, 007, or David Beckham, what’s the appeal? City Guide spoke to tourists and expats from the UK to find out. (read the story...)

The Best Private Party Spaces in NYC

(January 04, 2016) - New York restaurants are notoriously short on space, but we've gathered up the best exceptions for group and special occasion dining in a private party space as only New York can do it. (read the story...)

Food Courts in Session: New York's Must-Eat Halls

(December 22, 2015) - Manhattan's array of restaurant choices can be overwhelming. If you're looking to sample some of the best of the city in a single stop, check out of New York's many new food halls. These courts can accommodate a range of tastes and budgets in one easy trip, with a vibrant scene going on all around. Here are our picks for the best food courts in New York City. (read the story...)

NYC's 10 Best Cannolis

(December 21, 2015) - NYC’s best cannoli can be hard to pinpoint, and that’s because there are so many marvelous options when it comes to the beloved Italian dessert. (It’s amazing what a hand-rolled shell and a little ricotta cheese can do to the tastebuds!) From Manhattan to Brooklyn to Queens, here are the top 10 cannolis in New York City. (read the story...)

A New York City Bachelorette Party Guide

(December 16, 2015) - Savoring your final days as a bachelorette? Rather than a one-night-only event that comes and goes in a New York minute, celebrate your once-in-a-lifetime occasion for an entire weekend. But where should you begin? Since you have too many social options to count in NYC, here’s a guide to help you plan your Big Apple bachelorette party. (read the story...)

What to Do on a Snowy Day in NYC

(November 30, 2015) - A snowy day in NYC can beat a sunny temperate one if you know what to do. We’ve pulled together 10 amazing New York activities that make the best of days when the white stuff is falling from the sky. (read the story...)

The Best Live Music and Concert Venues in New York City

(November 17, 2015) - There are several things to consider when seeing a performer live: acoustics, visibility, the option to stand or sit, ease of transportation. We’ve compiled an inventory (and a little bit of history) of some of New York’s most popular music venues, as well as a list of upcoming NYC music festivals. (read the story...)

Hot Chocolate NYC: New York’s Ten Best Spots for Cocoa

(November 06, 2015) - From legends like Serendipity 3 to downtown newcomers like Momofuku Milk Bar, we’ve got the best hot chocolate in New York City. (read the story...)

Ice Skating NYC

(November 05, 2015) - Ice Skating NYC: despite New York’s perpetual squeeze for real estate, there are great opportunities for getting out on the ice. From the magic of the Rink at Rockefeller Center to Bryant Park, Central Park, and Prospect Park, we've got the best spots for ice skating NYC. (read the story...)

Cruises From New York

(October 27, 2015) - Cruises from New York: Often coming in less expensive than a night in a New York City hotel, hopping aboard a luxury liner in NYC can offer an incredible all-inclusive value. (read the story...)

Men's Grooming NYC: Haircuts, Shaves, & More

(October 26, 2015) - Men's Grooming NYC: whether it’s a cut, shave, or male manicure you're in need of, New York provides state of the art pampering. We’ve got a rundown of the best spots for men’s grooming in NYC. (read the story...)

Hair Salons NYC: The Top Places to Get Styled in Manhattan

(October 26, 2015) - Hair Salons NYC: for a runway-ready hairstyle that will surely turn heads, check out our picks for the top places to get your hair styled in Manhattan. (read the story...)

New York Winter Things to Do: Our Top 10 Cold Weather Bucket List

(October 26, 2015) - New York winter things to do: just because the temperatures drop and the gloves come on doesn’t mean that NYC loses a step. There’s something special about the winter season in New York City, with holiday cheer and the kind of camaraderie that comes from dealing with the chill. Check out our winter bucket list for New York's legendary holiday standouts and cozy moments, come snow or come shine. (read the story...)


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