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Ultimate Guide to Christmas in New York City

The Big Apple shines brightest during the holidays – & the accompanying crowds will certainly let you know that you’re not the only one who feels that way. In fact, we’re headed there later today for our sort-of-annual holiday trip to Manhattan. Here’s the ultimate guide on how to make the most out of your […]

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Guest Post: 8 Days, 4 Four Seasons

Today I’m featuring a guest post from my traveling friends Ben & Mark of @travelingout. They write about two of my favorite things: luxury hotels & Twitter! For some travelers, a hotel room is a means to an end: if it’s clean, safe & quiet & ensures a good rest, that’s enough. We are not […]

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New York City’s Christmas Trees

New York City is full of Christmas trees. Every corner, every park is full of these spirited wintery evergreens. Here is a handful of the many trees we saw during our visit to Manhattan the weekend before Christmas: You might also like… Ultimate Guide to Christmas in New York City Ultimate Guide to Christmas in […]

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Hotel Review: Library Hotel

Update – March 2017 It has been a while since I wrote this review of the Library Hotel & since I had last stayed there, so on a recent trip to NYC, I decided to pop in to make sure the property was still fabulous. Guess what? It is! While I only stayed for one […]

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Hotel Review: 70 Park Avenue, New York City

Note October 2016: 70 Park is no longer owned by Kimpton & I haven’t stayed there since their transition. If you have, let me know how it is by leaving a comment below! During my whirlwind of business travel this year, I found myself in New York City twice in three weeks. By total happenstance (someone […]

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New York City: Shake Shack

‘I shouldn’t,’ I thought over & over & over. ‘But I’ve been walking a lot, all morning really,’ I reasoned with myself. ‘Really, it’s a service to my blog. It’s a New York institution!’ I continued debating internally as I stood in the very short line, squinting at the tiny menu, slowly losing willpower. Finally […]

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