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5 Best Camping And Outdoor Supply Stores In New York City

Make sure your packs and sleeping bags and boots are in tip-top shape by heading to one of our five favorite camping supply stores.

6 hours ago

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Best Things To Do In New York City This Weekend

Revel in the start of the season by attending an arts festival, doing a fun run for charity, or tripping out to cutting-edge music.

05/22/2015

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5 Best Butcher Shops In NYC

Below are our choices for the city’s best butcher shops, from a halal slaughterhouse in Queens to a shop dedicated to small, local farms in Brooklyn, from new school to old school.

05/20/2015

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Best Things To Do In New York City This Weekend

Your mission, should you choose to accept it, is to attend every festival we’ve highlighted below that’s taking place this weekend.

05/15/2015

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5 Great Spots For Mother’s Day Brunch In Manhattan

Celebrate the mama(s) in your life with good food and fine drink this Mother’s Day.

05/09/2015

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Best Things To Do In New York City This Weekend

Wish the #1 Mom in your life a Happy Mother’s Day by taking her to a film festival, a beer festival, a garden party, or one of our other picks for the city’s best eating, drinking, and merrymaking events this weekend.

05/08/2015

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Best Things To Do In New York City This Weekend

Opportunities abound this weekend for giving your brain a workout: from learning about African cinema to supporting your friendly local bookstore to watching sheep get sheared (say that three times fast), there is, as always, […]

05/02/2015

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Best Places For Viewing Spring Flowers In NYC

We all know the cliché: April showers bring May flowers. But where to find said blooms?

04/29/2015

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5 Best Sneaker Stores In NYC

The best kicks to be had in the city are found at our five favorite sneaker stores.

04/22/2015

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Best Things To Do In New York City This Weekend

Read on for details about our picks for the best eating, drinking, and merrymaking events this weekend.

04/18/2015

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5 Best Wine Stores In New York City

Wine is ideal for celebrating a special occasion, adding some romance to a meal, or turning a ho-hum day into a nicer night (or day). Below are our five favorite wine stores in New York.

04/15/2015

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Best Things To Do In New York City This Weekend

This weekend you can watch a movie about eating, hear a talk about eating, see a comic about eating, and eat while wearing a kilt.

04/10/2015

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5 Best Under-The-Radar Museums For Kids In NYC

If you’re looking for ways to educate and entertain the little ones in your life with fewer crowds, look no further than our five favorite under-the-radar museums.

04/09/2015

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4 Unusual NYC Spots To Hear Jazz Music

These days you can hear jazz just about every night of the week, in famous venues like Jazz at Lincoln Center, the Blue Note, the Standard, and the Village Vanguard. Or you can catch a show at a more intimate, more unusual venue.

04/08/2015

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5 Best Family-Friendly Activities In NYC (And Nearby) This Spring

Spring is here—at last! Celebrate by taking your favorite wee ones to one of our picks for the best family-friendly activities this season. Unsurprisingly, the majority take place outside. Enjoy! By Jessica Allen. More: It’s Spring! […]

04/07/2015

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