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Top 5 hidden gems to visit in city that never sleeps

Top 5 hidden gems to visit in city that never sleeps

April 1, 2014


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New York City is one of the most popular travel destinations in the world. But just because we live here does not mean we have to be mobbed by tourists all of the time. Avoid the crowds by checking out these hidden gems. Times Square A small, surprisingly quiet area, hidden away from the rest of t...

Hidden gems in the East Village

Hidden gems in the East Village

September 14, 2012


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The East Village — the quiet, comfortable neighborhood just steps away from NYU and boisterous Union Square — is marked by an abundance of small, chic cafés, eateries and shops. Here are a few you might have missed. 6BC Botanical Garden 622 Sixth St. A beautiful, green oasis, 6BC Botanical Garden is a perfect escape when the city feels overwhelming. The garden ...