Restaurant Week in NYC

Molecular modern cuisine. Various fancy dishes on white plates in trendy restaurant.

One of the unique parts of living in NYC is all of the great cuisine! NYC, being such a multicultural city, allows residents to try all different types of food and restaurants! There’s a catch though, restaurants are expensive! Thankfully, Restaurant Week in NYC is around the corner, from July 22ndthrough August 16th, when you can try all different restaurants with special price fixed menus!

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Uptown NYC vs Downtown NYC

Downtown Manhattan view from water

One of the most common questions someone has when moving to Manhattan for the first time is should I live uptown or downtown. The two neighborhoods definitely have their distinct differences, and depending upon what you are looking to get out of your NYC life, you will find either uptown or downtown living suites you better! We have come up with some important topics to consider when choosing to live uptown or downtown, whether that be restaurants, night life, museums or easy access out of NYC! Keep reading to hear our opinion!

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The Best July 4th Fireworks Spots in NYC

Fireworks over Manhattan, New York City skyline and Brooklyn Bridge

We’re gearing up for Macy’s Fireworks Extravaganza happening next Tuesday for the 4th of July! In the spirit of red, white, and blue, we’ve compiled a list of the best spots (with the best views!) to sit back and relax as we celebrate America’s 241st birthday next Tuesday in New York City!

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Earth Day Activities in NYC

The trees are starting to bud, the breeze is a bit warmer, and those cold winter blues are fading away! Show your city just how much you appreciate it’s beautiful parks, trails, and outdoor playgrounds this Earth Day. Here’s how to celebrate Mother Nature across New York City.

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Passover Friendly Restaurants in NYC

During the week of Passover (which falls from Friday, April 19th through Saturday, April 27th this year), there are plenty of New York City restaurants near Glenwood buildings that prepare special meals to commemorate the occasion. Whether you’re looking for a place to make your Seder so you don’t have to cook, or you have no idea what a Seder even is, fear not! Passover is all about welcoming people of all faiths to share thoughts on freedom and peace, so anyone and everyone can get in on the foodie fun!

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