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
Wonderful Free & Low Cost Activities New Yorkers Love and You Will Too!
The Library Hotel Collection wants you to get the most out of your trip to NYC! Sightseeing can really break the bank when you don’t know about all of the free and inexpensive ways to spend your time in New York City! Whether you are interested in activities for the whole family or something that adds some romance to your trip, New York has something for everyone. Below, we have put together some of our favorite ways to enjoy our
Summer Sailing in Manhattan
Did you know that embarking on a cruise around Manhattan is one of the most popular forms of sightseeing in New York City? As the concierges of the Library Hotel Collection, we love recommending this to our guests because it’s affordable, and suitable for all ages and occasions. Imagine a cool breeze flowing through your hair, a setting sun enveloping the Manhattan skyline with a golden hue, a chilled glass of champagne in one hand, and in the other, the
Breakfast at the Library Hotel Collection for the Healthy or Indulgent
At the Library Hotel Collection, we pride ourselves on the many amenities offered to our guests. The Library Hotel Collection’s signature hospitality includes a delicious deluxe continental breakfast at each of our four (4) hotels in NYC. The Library Hotel, the Hotel Giraffe, the Casablanca Hotel and the Hotel Elysee offer fresh, hearty options to start your days off right! We have countless guests that stay with us for 7 nights or more and it is our pleasure to offer
HAPPY (TO READ) in #NYC- Welcome to the Library Hotel Collection!
Please view the video the Library Hotel Collection staff made to welcome you to to New York City: HAPPY (TO READ) in #NYC Today’s entry is not so much a “Tip for Travelers” but more like a tip of the hat to the book lovers, theater goers, and culture seekers who have made the Library Hotel Collection properties their home away from home in New York City. Thank you to all the guests who stayed with us for Poetry Month, for