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No matter how many times you visit New York City, there’s always something new to discover. Whether it’s a new show on Broadway, art exhibitions at the Met, or another jewel in the city’s culinary crown, you’ll find new favorites, every time.
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You don't want to miss T-Rex at the Toys 'R Us in Times Square. It moves through a 2-3 minute cycle in which it looks around, moves head and arms, breathes heavy, and roars. It's pretty impressive! There are many other great reasons to spend a...
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Central Park West & 79th St, New York, NY 10024, USA
Securing a private audience with a vulcanologist is unnecessary, like AFAR writer Chris Colin did when he took his 4-year-old to the Museum of Natural History. Adventure programs, an array of drop-in science events, and the hands-on discovery room...
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230 9th Ave, New York, NY 10001, USA
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My friends and I love meeting at Co. after work in Chelsea. The communal dining setup gives the place a cozy atmosphere and the pizzas made in the wood-burning oven are extremely tasty.
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1000 5th Ave, New York, NY 10028, USA
If you can only visit one museum in New York, this should be it; the Met’s hallowed halls contain one of the most dazzling and comprehensive classical art collections in the world. More than two million works are on display here, spanning more...
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210 10th Ave, New York, NY 10011, USA
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The High Line, a public park built on an elevated train track in NYC, should be on the top of any visitor's list. It is an outstanding example of a visionary, innovative urban park that has saved an important piece of NYC's history. Built in the...
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225 Madison Ave, New York, NY 10016, USA
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The Morgan Library is an endowment from Pierpont Morgan and his son J.P. and hosts one of the finest collections of European manuscripts and rare documents in the country. The library hosts revolving exhibitions on literary classics, like recent...
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529 Hudson St, New York, NY 10014, USA
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This relatively new contemporary Chinese restaurant in Greenwich Village is as charming as it is delicious. The organic fare is a mixture of Eastern and Western ingredients. I especially recommend the incredible pork dumplings—such a simple dish,...
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200 5th Ave, New York, NY 10010, USA
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If you couldn’t quite make it to Rome this year, this all-things-Italian food market (created by famed restaurateurs Mario Batali and Paul Bastianich) is the next best thing. There are six restaurants and a rooftop beer garden if you want to stop...
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154 W 10th St, New York, NY 10014, USA
Three Lives bookstore in the historic West Village caters to serious book-lovers. The individually owned store and its employees are warm and full of character—it feels like you wandered into your best friend’s (large) library in which...
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630 9th Ave, New York, NY 10036, USA
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A beautiful Sunday in New York cannot be complete without one my favorite traditions in the city: Brunch! Welcome to Marseille! A cute French bistro in the middle of restaurant row in Hell's Kitchen. This place is known to be a favorite of many of...
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9 E 13th St, New York, NY 10003, USA
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Joe Coffee is a great go-to coffee shop where the product is excellent, and—wait for it—the service isn't snooty! The company prides itself on hospitality, is family-owned, and provides a well needed dose of caffeine after a long day wandering...