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Blog posts for tag: New York City

There's no place like New York City for the Holidays

20 Dec 2015
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No other city in the world has such an iconic and authentic Christmas season experience as the City that Never Sleeps. For a truly exceptional holiday adventure, check out what New York City has to offer winter travelers in 2015...

Eating The Big Apple: 5 Foodie Days in New York – Part Two

9 Dec 2015
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Wake up in WestHouse hotel and head to breakfast on the 23rd floor where you can enjoy your buffet with semi-panoramic views of the city skyline. Don’t fill up too much though, as you’re heading even higher in the sky for Sunday brunch on the 65th level of the Rockefeller Building...

Eating The Big Apple: 5 Foodie Days in New York

9 Dec 2015
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My friends had warned me that I may feel a sense of déjà vu despite this being my first visit to New York; this is because the city is featured so heavily in popular culture, so much so that the films, TV shows artwork that have slipped into my subconscious spring to life in a wave of warm nostalgia as I walk past iconic venues and attractions...

7 of the most romantic proposal locations in the world

29 Jul 2015
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A marriage proposal is more than muttering a mere four words. The setting has got to be right. The stage has got to be perfect. It’s got to be memorable. Struggling for inspiration? Worry not, for here are seven of the most romantic proposal locations in the world…

The Super Bowl New York City Playbook

1 Feb 2014
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This year New York is co-hosting the Super Bowl with New Jersey, and whilst the Super Bowl itself is being played in New Jersey at the MetLife Stadium in East Rutherford, our luxury travel blog brings you news of the New York City fan events that are taking place in the city and special discounts Playbook...

Getting the Best Bang for your Buck during a NYC Christmas

23 Oct 2013
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I know it seems like summer has only just drawn to a close, but today’s luxury travel blog heads to New York City to take a look at what there is to see and do over the festive season. Nothing's more Christmassy than watching a production of "A Christmas Carol" on Broadway after an evening of ice skating in Rockefeller Center...

A Candlelit View From Lower Manhattan

3 Nov 2012
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Having been temporarily disconnected from my work and life routine, and briefly disconnected from the world, I realized as I thought about writing this that I have lost my sense of time. It is late evening Thursday 1st November. So, that is 3 days since Sandy came to town...

5-Star Room Service on the Streets of New York City (Part 2)

18 Sep 2012
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Nadine and Stacy meet Matchbox Twenty (continued…)
As we waited for time to pass, we were tweeting and posting on Facebook, keeping family and friends updated on our adventure. Friends from around the world were intrigued by what we were doing, and we were lucky enough that some of these "virtual" friends actually came by to meet us, two of them traveling from Germany and Switzerland just to see Matchbox Twenty and very kindly brought us coffee, cupcakes and fruit...

5-Star Room Service on the Streets of New York City

18 Sep 2012
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When Florida housewives Nadine and Stacy planned their trip to New York they had no idea what they would be letting themselves in for. I met them quite by chance on Saturday evening just over two weeks ago and thought I would share their extraordinary story with our readers as written by them...

There is 5-Star Room Service then there is 5-Star Street Service

3 Sep 2012
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Matchbox Twenty Fans, Nadine and Stacy have been amazed by the wonderful hospitality they have been shown in New York at The Rockefeller Center whilst literally camping out on the street to be first in line to see the Labor Day Matchbox 20 concert that is being aired on the Today Show...