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Exploring the West Village, New York City
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Welcome to the West Village, New York City

When I consider what springs to mind at the mention of New York city, it isn't the towering skyscrapers of Midtown, or the famous tourist sights like the Brooklyn Bridge and the Empire State Building. It's not even the incredible shopping on 5th and Maddison Avenue, the bright lights of Broadway, or the iconic Rockefeller Centre. It's the beautiful, trendy, quaint We[...]

The Time Hotel, New York
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The Time Hotel, New York

Choosing a hotel in New York is a bit like finding a needle in a haystack. There's just so much to consider in terms of location, board basis, appearance and of course cost, not to mention the sheer volume of options available. Personally, I'd always choose to stay in Midtown, right in the heart of Manhattan because for tourists and city visitors wanting to get as mu[...]

Exploring the Upper East Side, New York
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Exploring the Upper East Side, New York

The Upper East Side, or UES as the locals call it, spans all the way down the East side of Central Park, between 5th Avenue that stretches right along next to the park, across to the East River. An area largely made up of incredibly wealthy residential townhouses and luxurious apartment blocks, until my most recent trip to New York it was pretty unknown to me. What I[...]

3 Brunch Spots in Manhattan, New York
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3 Amazing Brunch Spots in Manhattan, New York

Brunch is a 'thing' in New York, and tables can be in such high demand that many don't let you book, because they don't need to. Queues can be out the door before opening, with a wait time of up to two hours in some of the more popular spots. Food is a massive part of any holiday, certainly mine, and with brunch being such a popular food endeavour I really wanted to[...]

Tips for your first time in New York
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Tips for Your First Time in New York

A bucket list destination, and nowhere quite like it, New York attracts over 13 million visitors every year. A place with an unlimited amount of things to see, do, places to visit, places to eat, when it comes to planning your first time trip it can be totally overwhelming. I've been a good few times now, and still feel like there's so much that I've yet to see, but[...]