Best Ice Cream Spots Near Midtown NYC

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Summer in the city can be hot. While we love the NYC summer, it can get a little hot. We could complain about that or look on the bright side and see the great opportunity that lays before us. With heat comes the best excuse to eat at all of the amazing ice cream shops in New York City. Since …

Who Do You Love? Baseball Rivalries in New York City

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In February, we talked about how basketball was the signature New York City game, but once Spring hits, New Yorkers, like the rest of the country, are all about America’s Favourite Pastime. New York City was the venue for the first baseball game to charge admission. In 1858, the all-stars of Brooklyn’s teams (the Atlantics, Excelsior, Putnams and Eckford) took …

St. Patrick’s Day in New York City

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There have been Irish Americans since before there was an America per se. People have been crossing the Atlantic to come to what would become the United States since the 17th century and eight of the people who signed the Declaration of Independence were Irish Americans. The Irish American population exploded in the mid-19th century due mostly to the Great …

Spring Break in New York City

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Southern locales with nothing but beach for miles are the the stereotypical answer when most people think of spring break destinations. But we think New York is the perfect place to spend spring break, because no matter what how you like to spend your holidays, NYC will have world-class versions of your favorite time-off activities. Laugh It Off Spring break …

Basketball: The New York City Game

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While baseball may be America’s pastime, basketball is a sport that has helped shape, and been shaped by, New York City for over 50 years. From NBA greats having career-defining moments at Madison Square Garden to average New Yorkers taking time to live out their own hoop dreams through a game of pick-up at one of the city’s many public …

THINGS TO DO THIS WINTER IN NYC

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It’s true, NYC never stops. While most think about hibernating during the winter months, NYC is full of exciting activities that will make you forget about the cold brisk winter air. Stay warm and cozy with delicious hot chocolate and fresh cookies at Jacques Torres. With 8 locations around the city, no matter where you happen to be, there shouldn’t …

NEW YEAR 2017

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Though the excitement of the holidays has come to an end, we are excited about starting this New Year off right! If you have been struggling trying to think of the perfect resolution, we have the perfect one: travel more. Not only will traveling make you happy, it is proven to lower stress levels, keeps you fit and is even …