Tag Archives: New York
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What You’ll REALLY Get From JW Marriott Essex House NY’s Picnic Package

BY TEAM JST the-spacious-life.blogspot A gourmet picnic at Central Park sounds like a Gossip Girl dream. Dream no more, JW’s Marriott Essex House New York is luring travelers with a deluxe experience just like this. But what, exactly, are you getting for $519 – $899? Essex House- branded picnic basket filled with a gourmet selection of […]

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For First-Timers: Top 20 Must-Do’s In New York City

BY WENDY HUNG And by that, we mean Manhattan, with occasional outings in Brooklyn (as in, today’s Mission district in San Francisco.) Everyone has a favorite thing to do in the Big Apple. For a first-timer, however, you’ve got quite a few “touristic” things to experience while you also want to mix in the local […]

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10 Most Expensive Hotels In America

BY TEAM JST It’s not Beverly Hills, it’s not New York City or San Francisco. The most expensive hotel in America is located in Montana. Hold up, really? Oh yes, according to Luxury-Hotels.com who recently conducted a survey that compared this summer’s luxury hotel rates across the country. Notes for travelers planning trips during Memorial Day to […]

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A Tale Of Two Cities: Trendy Pastries In Paris & New York

BY GUADALUPE GONZALEZ If you happen to find yourself in New York and Paris this summer, here is a glimpse of the trendiest pastries you have to try in each city! While New York is not regularly recognized for its cuisine, Dominique Ansel’s standout Cronut™ has made quite the commotion in the city this past […]

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Peninsula Aims To Be Your Private Access To Art, Fashion And Cuisine

BY TEAM JST Wanna go oyster foraging in New York or enter Beijing’s Forbidden City’s private chamber? This week, The Peninsula hotel launched its newest Peninsula Academy to provide guests the opportunities to dive into local art, cuisine, fashion, style and culture. It’s The Peninsula after all, so you’ve got private helicopter services, chauffeured Rolls-Royce to MINI […]

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HanaMichi: The “Hippest” Sushi Joint In NYC

BY SOFIA JOHN My secret strategy for getting fit for bikini season is stuffing myself with sushi (note: not all strategies are successful). So on a recent search for sushi in Manhattan, I came across HanaMichi, a few blocks away from Grand Central Station. Upon entering, it struck me that it was a very “New York” […]

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The Muse Behind Latest NYC Photography Exhibition

BY TEAM JST Michael K. Yamaoka reveals a dimension of his work only hinted at in previous shows in his beguiling new photographs at the Atlantic Gallery in Chelsea, New York, June 3-June 28, 2014. “Monumental Fantasies” is the culmination of a lifelong dream cherished by the photographer to document the legendary monuments of the world enhanced with […]

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