A Local's Guide to the Great New York City
New York City
Arts & Culture
Food & Wine
New York City is another place I have called home for many years and will forever be a favorite of mine. Each trip back to the city is an opportunity to explore something new, in one of the greatest cities in the world. Let's explore.
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Where to stay in New York City
Four Seasons Hotel New York Downtown
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The Pierre, A Taj Hotel, New York
Landmark property nearby Manhattan's Central Park with designer rooms and suites.
The Carlyle, A Rosewood Hotel, Upper East Side
A New York City classic hotel with elegant rooms, delightful service and the swanky Bemelman's Bar.
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Things to do in New York City
New York is so iconic, and packed full of things to see, it would be impossible to list all of the many things to do in this incredible city, so it's best to plan to explore by area/neighborhood.
Museums & Galleries
Music & Theater
Bonus: Sports games, music concerts, dance performances and theater are wonderful experiences in the undefined city
Places to eat & drink in New York City
It is nearly impossible to pick favorites in this magnificent culinary city, but here are some favorite stops by area in Manhattan.
Corner Bistro (for burgers)
Need to Know
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This guide is part of our ongoing series on travel to New York City.