48 Hours in the Upper East Side Like a New Yorker

Like a New Yorker, Travel Inspiration

If you want to follow the well-heeled locals in New York, just spend 48 hours on the Upper East Side. The neighborhood’s doors lead to many of the city’s best restaurants and cultural attractions — and chances are at least one will be held by a white-glove doorman. And because it’s located just a hop, skip, and jump from Midtown, it’s easy to spend the weekend on the Upper East Side.

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Public Art for Everyone: What to See on the High Line NYC

Art + Culture

New York is filled with art and culture, and not just in its famous museums. All over the city, public art adds extra character to many neighborhoods — often where you least expect it. The High Line NYC is an old, elevated freight line that was transformed into a public park. In addition to the welcome green space in Manhattan, it also presents public art exhibits throughout the year.

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What to Eat Now in NYC With John Beatty

Eat + Drink

What to eat in NYC? That’s the perennial question on the minds of guests and locals alike. We asked Culinary Director John Beatty of Lexington Brass here at Hotel 48LEX about his favorite places to eat in NYC right now, as well as what’s new on the menu at Lexington Brass. Read on to take a bite out of the Big Apple.

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NYC Outdoor Activities to Enjoy on Earth Day

Travel Inspiration

New York may not be known as the greenest city on the planet. But on Earth Day, the city gives Mother Nature the celebration she deserves. Looking for NYC outdoor activities to enjoy on Earth Day? From Earth Day celebrations to simply taking in the sun, sea, and salty air, these are the best things to see and do this year.

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Five NYC Film Festivals to See This Spring

Art + Culture

Forget spring break at the beach. Cinephiles from all over the world will pack out New York’s theaters this April for the NYC film festivals, where you can catch screenings that won’t be shown anywhere else. Check out the five best NYC film festivals to see this spring.

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48 Hours in Midtown Like a New Yorker

Like a New Yorker

New York, New York (So Good They Named It Twice). The Big Apple packs in enough things to do and see for a lifetime, but what if you only have the weekend? Even if you’re just in town for a long weekend, our guide to 48 hours in Midtown will help you experience it the right way — like a New Yorker.

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How to Dress Like it’s New York Fashion Week All Year Long

Fashion + Style

Held every February and September, New York Fashion Week is where the world’s best fashion collections are presented to the press. The semi-annual events only last 7-9 days, but above all, leading producers of Fashion Week showcase fashion that inspires the seasons to come. Here’s how to dress like it’s New York Fashion Week all year long.

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