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The Best Places for Last-Minute Christmas Shopping on the Upper West Side

December 17 2018 | Shopping

Still checking people off your list? If you’re looking for last-minute holiday gifts, here are some of the best places to go on the Upper West Side. We’ve got you covered for everything from sweet indulgences to toys for the...


Here's Why You Should Visit the Columbus Circle Holiday Market

December 11 2018 | Shopping

Every year New York City goes to town, so to speak, for the holidays. The storefronts are decked out in sparkles and lights and there’s a palpable excitement in the air. With the festive spirit comes shopping galore, and if...


Brazil in New York City: All Things Brazilian in NYC

November 21 2018 | Arts & Culture

Looking for the flavor and optimism of Brazil while in New York City? Com certeza! Here’s a guide to Brazilian food, culture, and nightlife in Manhattan, all a quick a subway ride from Hotel Beacon. Food There’s a Little Italy,...


Here's How to Get the Best Views of the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade

November 14 2018 | Arts & Culture

Every Thanksgiving, upwards of 3.5 million hit the streets of New York City to watch the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade, an annual holiday event since 1924. Floats, crowds, and performances all make for a bigger-than-life spectacle that you’ll want to...