To Brunch or Not to Brunch, in New York that’s not a question.
Take it from Carrie and the girls, in New York City the word ‘brunch’ is commonly used as a verb instead of a noun. To brunch is to wind down after a long week, to catch up with friends, to unabashedly enjoy a cocktail in the morning. We love brunching like we love desserts, so we don’t just reserve this special event for Sundays, we brunch on Saturdays as well. In fact, there are so many restaurants that offer brunch
The Best Pizza in New York City
New Yorkers spend most of their lives trying to find the perfect job, the perfect apartment, or the perfect husband/wife. My journey has been a bit different. I have spent the majority of my early twenties searching for the best pizza in New York City. While there are no shortages of pizzerias, the key is knowing which pizza place to go to for a quick slice, a late night snack, or even pre-theater dinner. Can there be such thing as the
How to Book the Ideal Bed for your Trip
We want all of our guests to have a memorable stay with the Library Hotel Collection and be thrilled by their experience. The advice we give to future guests is all thanks to the wonderful insights and thoughtful communication shared with us by our past guests, either directly or on sites like TripAdvisor. One comment that we often hear is: “I wish I had understood more fully what type of room I was selecting, before I booked.” Well, we’re here to
Top 10 Things To Do with Children In NYC
Need some great ideas on what to do in New York City with your kids? Our concierges love kids and we are delighted to present you with a few fun activities that will fulfill the childhood wishes of travelers of any age. All just a short train ride away, you and your children are sure to have a memorable NYC experience!
Five Spots You Must See in Central Park Before You Leave NYC
No trip to New York City can be complete without spending some time with the locals in New York City’s “Shared Backyard”, Central Park, now celebrating its 161st birthday. There is much more to Central Park than meets the eye! Spanning 843 acres, there are fun activities hiding behind every nook & cranny. The famous park has been featured in over 300 films, which makes it the most filmed location in the world.
Top 5 Mexican Restaurants in New York City
Being a native Texan, specifically a Houstonian, I consider myself an expert in Mexican cuisine. It is my soul food, that which most reminds me of home. Mexican restaurants are a wonderful place to bring friends and family together…to relax and have fun! I have made it my mission to find the most authentic and finest Mexican cuisine in New York City. I have personally ventured to all of these wonderful spots, and had a new and exciting experience each time.
Discover New York City’s Most Decadent Desserts
New York City has something for just about everyone and that applies to desserts too! Walk down any street and you’ll be overwhelmed by an infinite amount of delicious choices when it comes to sweet treats. Whenever you feel the need to indulge your sweet tooth, check out our extensive list of recommendations . Whether you’re a chocoholic or a cupcake connoisseur, this list has something for everyone… If you want dessert in a magical setting, visit the iconic and whimsical Serendipity 3
5 Reasons to Love Times Square
By Shari on the Aisle If you’re a guest at any of our Library Hotel Collection properties in New York City (especially The Casablanca Hotel), a visit to famous Times Square is a must. Here are 5 reasons why. Once you learn about the richness of the neighborhood, we think you’ll love it as much as we do! There’s No Business Like Show Business. You gotta love a place where the local Catholic Church is called “The Actors’ Chapel.” That’s
The Best Things in Life are Free Museums and Attractions in New York City
New York City is the most amazing city in the world, but taking advantage of all it has to offer can really take a bite out of your travel budget. The Library Hotel Collection and its staff love to help our guests get the maximum enjoyment out of their time as well as travel budget. Some of the most fascinating museums and cultural attractions in the world are in New York City and it need not cost a lot to
Shari on the Aisle Reviews the Broadway Show, Just Jim Dale
Hello dear travelers! Here is some great advice from our Theatre Critic in Residence, Shari on the Aisle! If you’re in the mood for an evening of light entertainment, this one-man autobiographical review starring the very charming Jim Dale may be just the ticket. In a Nutshell: Chances are, if you are of less than “a certain age,” you’re not familiar with British/American star Jim Dale. However, once you get to know him, you’ll be a fan. Far from being