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    The Best Way to See New York City

    February 03

    When visiting Manhattan, it’s no secret that you’re going to want to do quite a bit of sight-seeing. You could walk around for hours (and honestly it is a lot of fun), but the best way to see the city in style is with a hop-on hop-off bus tour!

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    Three Fun Things To Do on a Cold Day

    January 06

    Winter is not the time to hibernate! Whether it’s embracing the chilly temperatures or finding ways to avoid them, NYC offers plenty of activities to do during winter. Here are three of our favorites.

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    Light Up Your Holidays With A Broadway Show

    December 02

    The most magical time to visit New York has arrived. Home to some of the biggest holiday shows, the city comes alive with holiday spirit. These are a few of the “must-watch” shows: 

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    Thanksgiving Weekend in NYC

    November 04

    Attending the annual Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade in the Big Apple is one of the most amazing things to do in the United States. So what do you do in NYC during the 4-day holiday?

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    Pixinity - Your Digital PlayGround

    October 07

    If you and your family find yourselves in the iconic neighborhood of SoHo, then you’re probably looking for something trendy and off-beat for your kids to tell their friends about later.

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    Visiting Metropolitan Museum of Art (Part Two)

    September 02

    Here we are again for our second installment of our visitor’s guide to the Metropolitan Museum of Art. Click here for Part One. Now that we know the vast size of the Met, we can get into pro-tip details making your Met visit as pleasant as possible.

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    Tour SoHo's Historic Cast Iron District

    August 05

    Over the last several decades, SoHo has become a permanent symbol of artistry and hope in the pages of New York City history.

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    Don’t Miss Macy’s 4th of July Fireworks!

    July 01

    One of the best days of the summer in New York City is Independence Day. For festivities, fireworks, and fun, the Big Apple can’t be beat!

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    Visiting Metropolitan Museum of Art (Part One)

    June 03

    SoHo is a neighborhood known for high-end shopping, historical significance, and vibrant artistic expression. While you’re staying with us, tap into your creative cravings with a trip to the famous Metropolitan Museum of Art. 

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    NYC WorldPride Celebration

    May 06

    June is a historic, inspiring, and patriotic time to visit New York City, as its the month of the 50th Annual WorldPride Celebration.

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    Explore Hudson River Park

    April 01

    For the last twenty years, the Hudson River Park has transformed what was once a highly depressed, decaying area into an oasis of natural wonders in the center of the world’s most bustling urban environment.

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    How To: The New Museum

    March 04

    For the last forty years, the New Museum has been a haven of multicultural creativity, modern inspiration, and art that happens in the moment, this moment, reflective of our world’s political, social, and innovation landscape.

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    Things You Didn’t Know About Washington Square Park

    February 04

    A tried and true landmark of New York, this park was first constructed as military parade grounds in 1826 and has since become an iconic feature of our neighborhood representing freedom, human rights, and historical significance.

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    Discover the New York City Fire Museum

    January 07

    New York has a long, unique history and the brave firefighters of our city share in a large piece of our fascinating origins.

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    A Holiday in the Stars

    December 03

    With the glittering lights, shiny colors, and glamour of the holiday season surrounding such a fast-paced, no-holds-barred city as our beloved Big Apple, it can become difficult to appreciate the natural beauty within our world.

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    Live SoHo History at These Three Galleries

    November 05

    Before the Upper West Side, before Greenwich Village, before Chelsea, there was SoHo. Originally viewed as an afterthought, the neighborhood was thrust into the spotlight in the 1970’s, when ascendant artists flocked to the area’s historic, cast-iron buildings —and the spacious, low-rent lofts they contained. Though the district has long passed its heyday, its bohemian legacy remains: View it through an artist’s eyes at these local galleries.

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