Articles Tagged ‘shopping’

The Best iPhone Apps for NYC

The Best iPhone Apps for NYC September 23, 2010 | Travel Tips, What's New | Read More
We’ve talked before about iPhone apps that can help you decode the subway, but that’s just scratching the surface of the great apps available to help you during your trip to New York City. As if I needed more fuel to throw on the fire of my iPhone envy, I decided to round up some of the top...

Opening in NYC: Eataly

Opening in NYC: Eataly August 23, 2010 | Food, What's New | Read More
New Yorkers are famous for their avoidance of cooking. Some order take-out every night of the week; still others use their ovens to store their sweaters. After giving the city a whole list of ways to avoid cooking (including Babbo, Lupa, Otto and Del Posto, among other great restaurants) the Croc-loving...

Supermarket Sweep: Gourmet Garage

Supermarket Sweep: Gourmet Garage July 8, 2010 | Food, Travel Tips, What's New | Read More
If you’re looking for super-size supermarkets, you won’t find many in New York City (and especially not in Manhattan). Space is at a premium, and many grocery stores in this city have aisles barely wide enough to push your cart along. But if you’re looking for a good supermarket where...

Summer Shopping at the Brooklyn Flea

Summer Shopping at the Brooklyn Flea July 1, 2010 | Food, Things to Do, What's New | Read More
It seems like summer is racing by, but there’s still plenty of time to enjoy one of the season’s most enjoyable weekend activities: a stroll through the Brooklyn Flea. Every Saturday (outdoors in Fort Greene, Brooklyn) and Sunday (indoors at nearby One Hanson, at Flatbush Avenue), the Flea...

Weekend in New York City, From the Wild West to the Lower East Side

Weekend in New York City, From the Wild West to the Lower East Side April 23, 2010 | Events, Things to Do, What's New | Read More
Here’s a roundup of a few fun things going on in New York City this weekend. History in Grand Central Terminal To celebrate the launch of its new series, America: The Story of Us, the History Channel is sponsoring a public art display in New York’s Grand Central Terminal (as well as Union...

Anti-Tourist Shopping in Soho

Anti-Tourist Shopping in Soho April 8, 2010 | Things to Do | Read More
As one of the top shopping destinations worldwide, New York’s busiest shopping neighborhood, Soho, gets a lot of foot traffic. Just because you’re shopping, doesn’t mean you have to get caught up with tourists. Take our tips and find some of the more offbeat shops in Soho to get your...

This Weekend: Easter Parade, Chocolate & Cherry Blossoms

This Weekend: Easter Parade, Chocolate & Cherry Blossoms April 2, 2010 | What's New | Read More
After what seemed like a solid week of rain, the beautiful spring weather has arrived in New York…just in time for Easter. The centerpiece of the city’s Easter celebrations is the Easter Parade, which runs along Fifth Avenue from 49th to 57th Streets. More informal than other parades, the Easter...