Posts Tagged: Must-see New York

Things to See and Do in the East Village

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This lively downtown neighborhood has been a center of bohemian lifestyle since the early 1900s. Home to jazz clubs in the 1920s, to 1960s hippy havens and 1980s punk rock clubs, the East Village has always had an edginess that the West Village (a.k.a. Greenwich Village) lacks. During Dutch colonial days, much of the East […]

Free Entry to the Museum of Modern Art

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THE MUSEUM OF MODERN ART  53rd Street between 5th and 6th Avenues The Museum of Modern Art (MoMA) was the first institution anywhere in the United States to devote itself exclusively to modern art. In 1928, a group of wealthy philanthropists, educators and museum curators, including Abby Aldrich Rockefeller (wife of John D. Rockefeller), collaborated […]

10 Most Iconic New York Buildings

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New york empire state building view

This post is a self-guided tour of NYC’s 10 most popular skyscrapers.  Come and take a walk with us as we explore 10 famous New York City skyscrapers, old and modern, tall and taller. We’ll start in Lower Manhattan and proceed up north towards Midtown.  Here is a link to the map if you would like […]

Discount Broadway Tickets | TKTS Booths

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Where to buy Discount Broadway tickets banner

Both tourists and locals alike want to see Broadway shows.  Some get “sticker shock” when they are confronted with the retail ticket prices.  All of a sudden, a night out at the theatre for two looks like it might run you $400 or more.  Never fear, there are multiple ways to get discount Broadway tickets and […]

Just a Times Square Cowboy

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Naked Cowboy

Times Square has many iconic features: the Coca-Cola advertisement, Broadway show billboards, the New Year’s Eve Ball, and… a man wearing only underwear, a cowboy hat and a pair of cowboy boots.  Ladies and Gentlemen, meet The Naked Cowboy! The Naked Cowboy was born Robert John Burck on December 23, 1970.  He started off his performing […]

Katz’s Deli NYC | When Harry Met Sally

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Katz's Deli Where Harry Met Sally

Katz’s Deli – Where Harry Met Sally 205 East Houston Street (corner of Ludlow), New York, NY 10002 (map).  Take a look inside. Open: M-W:  8am-10:45pm, Thu: 8am-2:45am, Fri: 8am- all night!, Sat: All day!, Sunday: until 10:45pm.   What’s the hype about Katz’s Deli? When it comes to Jewish delicatessens, Katz’s is the undisputed […]