As I think many of you know by now, I am absolutely in love with New York City. It’s the place I’ve always dreamed of moving to and the place I’m grateful to wake up in each and every day. But every few months, I start to feel that slightly antsy sensation that can only be resolved by going on a little adventure outside of the five boroughs. And the best part? You don’t even have to go too far to feel like you’ve traveled to an entirely different place. So I recruited my mom for a little mid-week getaway (thank you flexible schedules!) somewhere I hadn’t been before and she was happy to come along for a little adventure. If you’re wondering how to plan a weekend getaway from NYC, you’re going to want to stick around for this. Read more here.
Tired of the same daily Starbucks order? Getting your java fix doesn’t have to be a quick grab & go practice when the dreaded 3pm work trough approaches, it can be an experience. There are tons of hidden cafes offering great coffee and delightful atmospheres. We’ve rounded up a few of our favorite local coffee shops – warm, cozy spots that offer you your morning iced coffee or after-dinner cappuccino. We’re positive your taste buds and Instagram followers will love you for life.
Breakfast and Lunch don’t always have to be separate occasions. The Hudson Valley is home to a variety of different brunch spots. Here you will find one of a kind brunch specials with a cozy vibe. Transform most of your Sundays (or selective days of the week) with brunch in the Hudson Valley. Simply plan a trip to the Hudson Valley and get your brunch on!
There’s no doubt that New Yorkers love their food – and if it’s New York style, it has to be good! At the Time Hotel New York, we’re proud to host one of the most popular and highly-rated restaurants in NYC, Serafina.
Escape the city for a weekend and ward off the Winter blues with an activity-packed getaway to the Hudson Valley. We’ve found some of the best places to hit the slopes and embrace the single-digit temperatures.
There’s no place quite like New York, but every once and awhile, even loyal urbanites could use an escape from the metropolitan chaos indigenous to the big city. Perhaps the best trip a New Yorker can take is one that reminds them that trees are in fact, not mythological structures and actually do exist. Luckily, only a few hours North of the five boroughs, the Hudson Valley offers nature-deprived New Yorkers a scenic getaway featuring rolling hills, scenic views and outdoor adventures—specifically hiking. While you might be thinking that dodging potholes amidst the face-paced and unrelenting hustle in Manhattan is adventuresome enough, it’s time to take your skills to the hills. Get your dose of mother-nature at one of these five hiking destinations in the Hudson Valley.
If you’ve never visited the NYC zoo, then you are long overdue to discover this incredible, intimate animal experience. Situated in the center of scenic Central Park in downtown Manhattan, the zoo offers a number of surprising attractions with a focus on quality over quantity. The world-famous Tisch Children’s Zoo features petable creatures from potbellied pigs to friendly sheep and hungry goats, while The Rainforest exhibit showcases ruffed lemurs, poison dart frogs, and emerald tree boas. Here are five more of our favorite Central Park Zoo exhibits.
New York City is famed for so many things, and Broadway shows are definitely high on the list for a reason. Spectacular sets, impressive stars, and musicals scores that often become top-sellers on their own all serve together to create an unforgettable experience. Here are some of the must-see musicals to book in NYC for 2017.