Ice cream is an excellent source of vitamin D, which we’re all sadly in need of—after all, these days the sun tends to hide beneath cloud cover and wintry mix. So here’s where to go […]
Afternoon tea not only offers you a chance to get a little nibble and caffeine boost during those long hours between lunch and dinner, but it also offers you the opportunity to inject a little relaxation and quietude into your day. Below are our five favorite establishments for afternoon tea in New York.
Simply put, dinner and a movie make a classic combination, like Bert and Ernie or peanut butter and chocolate. These bars, restaurants, and theaters modernize the concept, making for a fun, all-in-one adventure.
Because you can’t look at Van Goghs and Monets all the time, New York City offers several museums dedicated to the quirky, the unusual, and the eccentric. Here are our five favorites.
You know what they say: breakfast is the most important meal of the day. Start your morning off right by ordering one of New York’s best breakfast sandwiches. You’ll be able to handle anything that comes at you for at least the next several hours.
If ever there was a day for a Bloody Mary—perhaps the platonic ideal of a beverage for brunch or the hair of dog—it was January 1. Here’s where to go. By Jessica Allen. Amigos, in […]
Pants a little snug? Yeah, ours too. The warmer weather is a harsh reminder that bathing suit season is nearing. Get in shape for spring with these activities around town.
With stormy skies over Manhattan, here are five stores to help you cope with the mist, fog, raindrops, and puddles in New York City.
Gone are the days when your hotel’s gift shop sold tiny toothpaste and miniature sewing kits and only tiny toothpaste and miniature sewing kits. Today, shops attached to hotels have become destinations in and of themselves. Read on for the five we frequent most often.
New York City has bookstores for just about every taste and interest, from travel to cooking to fomenting revolution.
A badly fitting bra does more than just ruin your look. It causes back pain and breast droop, among other issues, and can make its wearer appear far heavier than she is.
Light up your life by making a purchase from one of New York’s best candle shops. Everyone looks better by candlelight, and, depending on what kind you buy, everything smells better too.
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.
Decorating a tree is as individual a decision as figuring out what constitutes an ugly Christmas sweater. Put another way: beauty is in the eye of the trimmer.
These six museums are ideal for the pint-size, budding archaeologist, artist, entomologist, gymnast, pilot, explorer, or dreamer in your life.