How to Travel by Taxi Like a New Yorker

Like A New Yorker

NYC is famous for its 24-hour subway system, yes, but when it’s hot, rainy or if you’re just plain running late, getting to your destination by taxi is often the most hassle-free option. Whether you opt for one of NYC’s yellow cabs or an Uber, here’s how to tell your driver to get you to your destination—and sound like a local.

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The Best Hidden Restaurants in NYC

Eat + Drink

Walk down most streets in Manhattan and you’ll find that most restaurants make themselves known with massive signage and lights. But some of the city’s best places to eat are harder to find. Whether it’s in the basement of an unassuming building or up an unmarked flight of stairs, these hidden restaurants in NYC give you the best possible taste of insider New York. 

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How to Plan the Perfect Mother’s Day in NYC

Holidays

Spending Mother’s Day in NYC? All mom really wants is some quality time with the people she loves, and maybe a few special treats. At 48LEX, we consider ourselves pretty good at making people feel appreciated and well cared for, so we’ve got some suggestions for making this special day as outstanding as mom.

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Five Best NYC Rooftop Bars

Eat + Drink

Spring is here. Summer may still be a few months away, but locals and visitors alike will begin to pack the best NYC rooftop bars as soon as the weather allows. Here’s where to soak up the sun while enjoying the best cocktails in Manhattan.

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