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New York City Sunday Brunch Cruise

Sip unlimited mimosas and enjoy a buffet-style brunch

Sunset Sail Happy Hour
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Sunset Sail Happy Hour

You’re king (or queen) of the world!

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Panorama Festival

Panorama returns to Randalls Island for its 3rd year

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See glorious fall foliage on this vintage glass-domed train returning to New York this fall
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A new interactive map lets you explore every NYC restaurant’s health inspection grade
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Your library card now gets you free access to more than 30 NYC museums
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City Winery is losing its Soho location
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French artist JR goes from street to gallery in his debut NYC exhibition
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Last night’s Manhattanhenge sunset was goddamn glorious
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What drinking in the 14-room, pink AF Rosé Mansion is really like
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We answer all your questions about the new 'glamping' on Governors Island
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Party for two hours straight on one of Hornblower’s cruises

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Visit the Met before it opens to the public

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Girls go wild on Broadway in a musical version of Tina Fey’s cult movie.

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American Museum of Natural History

If your into the world below our feet or the cultures of faraway lands 

Empire State Building Sunrise Experience
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Empire State Building Sunrise Experience

Watching the sun rise from the 86th floor of the Empire State Building is worth it

Original Crosstown Pizza Walk
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Original Crosstown Pizza Walk

Ready to feast on some of the city's most notable pies?

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The 17-year-old band hist up Prospect Park

The Band’s Visit
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The Band’s Visit

The Band finally visits Broadway

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SpongeBob SquarePants

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Billy Joel
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Joel is on his way to being a Madison Square Garden mainstay

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The attractions locals love including historical landmarks, stunning NYC parks and more

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NYC is the perfect place to explore great landmarks without spending a dime

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Williamsburg is the epicenter of Brooklyn as a fashionable worldwide brand

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The nabe is NYC’s premier contemporary-art district

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Bushwick is quickly gaining a name for itself as the new hipster hub

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Soho

Don’t write off Soho as a mere urban shopping mall

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Discover why this nabe is considered not only a foodie destination but a cool place to hang

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East Village

East Village is easy to get to from just about anywhere in Manhattan and Brooklyn

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Meatpacking District

The Meatpacking District is home to some incredible art galleries and one of the most impressive art museums in NYC

Greenwich Village
Greenwich Village

NYC’s neighborhood of artists, is the best place to go for bohemian fares

Harlem
Harlem

Most notable for its exuberant gospel choirs, soul food restaurants and being home to the Harlem Renaissance

Lower East Side
Lower East Side

The Lower East Side is now one of Manhattan’s most fashionable neighborhoods

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