Category Archives: Fun

2014 New Year’s Eve in New York

When it comes to the East coast of the United States on New Year’s Eve,  New York city is the place to be. It’s bustling and brimming with activities. From early in the week and until the ball dropping at midnight … Continue reading

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Best Christmas Markets and Boutiques for Holiday Shopping in Manhattan

Explore some of Manhattan’s finest Christmas markets and boutiques to finish up your Christmas shopping this holiday season If you’re out and about doing some last minute Christmas shopping this holiday season, then you’ll want to check out these 5 … Continue reading

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Midtown Manhattan Neighborhoods: Hell’s Kitchen

The first thing that should be said about this vibrant community is to not let the name put you off! Hell’s Kitchen is a nickname that was given back in the 1880s and referred to the riots that used to … Continue reading

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The Staten Island Ferry Facts and History

The Staten Island Ferry provides service for commuters traveling between Staten Island and Lower Manhattan, but visitors who want to see New York City’s working waterfront (& the Statue of Liberty) will enjoy the free ride across the New York … Continue reading

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Hudson River Park

Hudson River park is a stretch of waterfront park along the Hudson River that extends from Battery Park to 59th Street.  The park is known and loved for its plentiful flowers, benches, piers and views of the river as well … Continue reading

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Micro Apartments Becoming More Popular

Micro apartments usually range between 180 to 300 square feet, and these are surely becoming more popular among the bachelors and bachelorettes and even for some retirees. These people seek affordable places to live in the state’s most expensive cities. … Continue reading

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Washington Square Outdoor Art Exhibit Fall 2013 (Aug 31th-Sep 8th)

The Washington Square Outdoor Art Exhibit is a twice-yearly event that takes place in the heart of Greenwich Village.  Now in its 83rd year, the next festival is scheduled to take place Labor Day Weekend on August 31, September 1-2, … Continue reading

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Summer Movies Outdoors in New York City

Summertime is here! Get out of the air conditioning and enjoy terrific outdoor movie events playing across the NY Metro Area, now through October 20, 2013. Grab your friends, your children, or your loved one and enjoy some of cinema’s … Continue reading

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Murray Hill Health and Racket Club in New Providence

Murray Hill Health and Racquet Club has expertise on health, wellness, fitness, and of course, tennis. The Healthy Club boasts the widest variety of fitness equipment ad machines, heart-pumping fitness classes, and results-driven workouts. All of these fitness activities are … Continue reading

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Harlem Week in NYC (Until Aug 24th)

HARLEM WEEK 2013 is a fabulous month-long celebration of all things Harlem! What began in 1974 as a one-day tribute to Harlem has evolved into this incredible event about the community’s rich economic, political and cultural history. From children’s festivals … Continue reading

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