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The Jane Hotel in NYC
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NYC’s The Jane: Where Funky Meets Classy

June 23, 2013

NEW YORK CITY, USA – The West Village’s well-shaded cobblestoned streets amid picturesque brownstones make for a charming neighborhood, but vestiges of its funkier, boho roots remain. And that’s where the delightful, ge of a hotel, The Jane, comes in. Originally built in 1908 by William A. Boring (architect for… (more)
Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York City
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Five things to do around The Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York City

May 12, 2013

NEW YORK CITY, USA – The august Metropolitan Museum of Art (1000 Fifth Ave., nr. E. 82nd St.) in New York (“The Met”), with its two million artworks and artifacts spanning 5,000 years of history, is a magnet for art and culture lovers. It’s also well situated in the posh environs… (more)
EN Japanese Brasserie
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Friday Finds: Sushi Spottings Around NYC

April 26, 2013

If you haven’t already checked out our Sushi in NYC passport, we’ve rounded up sushi highlights from the week from around the Web, featuring some of our favorite New York City restaurants. Crushworthy Moms’ blog shares sushi photos from Blue Ribbon Sushi, recommending the spicy tuna with tempura flakes. [Crushworthy… (more)
Lincoln Center
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An arts education at Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts in New York City

April 24, 2013

NEW YORK CITY, USA – Much more than just a concert venue, Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts in New York City is a veritable campus of culture. Stepping onto its spacious 16 acres is not unlike stepping onto a college campus; with all the artistic resources here, you could… (more)
Soto Restaurant
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Manhattan’s 10 Best Sushi Restaurants

April 14, 2013

NEW YORK, USA – In Manhattan, sushi isn’t just a type of cuisine, it’s practically a food group. The Japanese raw-fish fix has become a staple for everyone from hedge fund managers to prep-school kids, all whom support a crowded field of sushi eateries…For more, read our piece on… (more)
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History in the baking at A Slice of Brooklyn Pizza Tour

April 8, 2013

NEW YORK CITY, USA – In the borough of Brooklyn, a freshly baked pizza isn’t only a cheap-’n'-tasty meal−it’s also a canvas of history. The famous combination of thin crust, rich tomato sauce, fresh mozzarella, and toppings was brought by the waves of Italian immigrants who settled in New York,… (more)
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A St. Patrick’s Day Itinerary in New York City

March 17, 2013

NEW YORK, USA – In Ireland, St. Patrick’s Day is a religious holiday honoring the patron saint of the island. Across the pond in America, St. Patrick’s is more commonly a spirited celebration of Ireland itself−especially its tasty beer. You can happily experience both the pious and raucous takes on… (more)
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A thoroughly artful journey at the Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum in New York City

March 13, 2013

NEW YORK CITY, USA – The medium and the message. Form and content. When it comes to art, what is said (or painted or sculpted) is often just as important as how it is said (in oil paint on canvas or with a spray can on the side of a… (more)
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Going gaga over fashion and more in the Meatpacking District in New York City

March 4, 2013

NEW YORK CITY, USA – When you think about the collision of meat and fashion, the first thing that might spring to mind is Lady Gaga’s infamous meat dress. The raw-flank-steak get-up was certainly one of Gaga’s most outrageous fashion statements, but the singer is no stranger to the stylish… (more)
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Tempting Tuesday: Starting our Spring Beauty Regimens at Completely Bare NYC

February 26, 2013

NEW YORK, USA –It may not be sundress weather in NYC just yet, but for a city that plans its wardrobe a few seasons in advance, spring is definitely on the mind this week. Of course there’s always clothes shopping to be done for the warmer weather, but that’s only… (more)
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