NYC Staycation Japanese Style

Tatami Suite Living Room First I let you know about the rooftop parties the Kitano New York is hosting.  Now I’m giving you the scoop on their Asian Staycation Package.  Normally I wouldn’t even consider a one night stay, regardless of the property’s grandeur for 100,000 yen ($995).  We are still in a recession……right?  That’s more than a month’s groceries, two car payments, the lion’s share of a rent check!  But comparing this package to actually...
August 1st, 2009 | Steve Mirsky | Read More | Comments: 0
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Uncle Sam Pub Crawl Tours

Empire State Building at Night I’ll admit it….it’s really hard to find the best nightlife that matches your expectations and personality here in NYC.  If you’re a tourist, it’s even more of a challenge.  Uncle Sam Tours’ pub crawls take the guesswork out of hunting down a favorite neighborhood pub or historic brew pub that you may not discover on your own.  Go with a tour outfit that’s completely run by locals. A great example is the East Village Pub Crawl covering the Old Town Bar,...
June 22nd, 2009 | Steve Mirsky | Read More | Comments: 0
Filed under: Attractions, east village pub crawl, empire state, empire state building, Great Walks, guinness, hells kitchen, jack dempseys, jameson, mcsorley's old ale house, Midtown, Must-See Sights, nightlife, old town bar, pete's tavern, pub crawl nyc, Tours, uncle sam tours