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A brunch-lover’s guide to New York City

Ahh, brunch. One part omelette, two parts mimosa, three parts coffee – life’s sweet distraction when the workweek is nigh. Though not a uniquely New York 'thing' <i>per se</i>, there’s no other city that takes its breakfast-lunch combustion quite as seriously as the Big Apple and every visitor should take …

6 Ways To Kill Time At The Airport

The thought of being trapped in an airport with time to kill is one most of us fear.<p>Whether you're faced with hours of layover, or you've arrived early only to be confronted with a long delay, being stuck in the maze of an airport can be daunting.<p>Most people will hunker down with a book, magazine …

LAX Puts Food Truck Inside Terminal, Announces Rotating Chefs

Pulling into a terminal near you: food trucks. While other airports have been allowing food trucks to pull into airport cellphone lots, the Los …

Food Trucks

Downtown LA’s Best Bars

Downtown LA’s bar scene has gone from over-priced hotel bar and Staples Center drinks to cool and dimly lit mixology dens serving intricate …

Framing

Things to do in New York this Saturday

It’s the weekend, you’re in the greatest city in the world, and its time to get wild—but what are the best things to do in NYC this Saturday exactly? …

David Bowie

Ten of the Best Places in Brooklyn to Gorge Yourself on Cheese

Things to do on a Sunday in New York

Forget about work in the morning: you’ve got too much partying to do today, so here are the best things to do on a Sunday in New York. Whether you’re …

Greenwich Village

New York News, Food, Culture and Events

The latest from<p>More stories<p>The HarpyThe Thin Pink Line: Schneiderman, Greitens, and the Politics of Misogyny by Talia Lavin<p>TransitHow the L Train …

Puerto Rico

8 Travel Apps To Make Your Next Trip Less Stressful

We know how stressful travel can be: Flight delays, lodging mishaps, language barriers can easily turn what was meant to be a relaxing trip into one big headache. But of course, there's an app for every travel annoyance, and equipping your smartphone before a big trip can make each step of your …

Best Scenic Drives: The 10 Most Relaxing Coastal Drives In The U.S. & Canada

Driving can be both the most stressful and the most relaxing of activities. While there are few things more frustrating than sitting in traffic on your daily commute, a relaxing scenic drive down winding coastal roads can be truly therapeutic. For a vacation that allows you to explore a new locale …

Best U.S. Island Getaways: 10 Tranquil Destinations For Rest And Relaxation (PHOTOS)

An island vacation is the perfect way to leave the everyday stress of urban life behind -- but you don't have to head halfway around the world to Fiji or Bali to enjoy a tranquil beachside getaway.<p>Take advantage of the stress-relieving benefits of some of the U.S.'s best islands, from the tropical …

A Stylish Guide To Manhattan's Greenwich Village And Union Square

Greenwich Village and Union Square, two adjacent New York neighborhoods in Manhattan, share the distinction of having colorful political pasts and lively cultural presents. A visit to both is sure to leave you intellectually enriched, playfully pampered, and especially well fed.<p>The birthplace of …

Car rentals in Los Angeles are 50 percent cheaper than New York

Here’s another reason to love L.A.: Car rental rates in the City of Angels are among the lowest of any major city in the country.<p>The average car …

NYC's Coney Island anxiously awaits visitors after Sandy repairs

At the beginning of each tourist season, the entrepreneurs who pitch the thrill rides, hot dogs, sideshows and souvenirs at gritty Coney Island …

Bay Ridge: an oasis in the urban jungle of New York City

Strutting down the pavement, the remnants of that classic disco beat by the Bee Gees stuck in your head, you’re walking down the same street as John Travolta (aka Tony Manero) in the opening scene of <i>Saturday Night Fever</i> (1977). 35 years later, you can still recognize the neighbourhood: teenagers …

First view from the top of NYC's World Trade Center's viewing deck

The observatory of the One World Trade Center building that occupies part of the Ground Zero site in New York has been unveiled, offering panoramic …

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LaGuardia Airport: A Guide To New York's LGA

Whether you're an old LGA pro or planning your first trip through this aerodrome named after New York's most famous mayor, we hope you'll find this mini guide helpful.<p><b>Public transportation</b><p>Who says everything in New York is expensive? They obviously haven't seen the inside of the M60 bus, operated …

The USA's best regional desserts

Apple pie gets a lot of glory for being the embodiment of American desserts – ‘As American as apple pie’ as the saying goes, flatly ignoring the fact that apple pie isn’t an American invention. That said, American apple pie truly shines when prepared with regional flare — such as being made with …

AC posted record tax revenues, greater share of state tourism in 2012

Atlantic City posted record luxury tax revenues and regained a greater share of the state’s visitors over the past year, recently published tourism …

Yosemite river preservation plan takes away all the fun for visitors

The brilliance of our national park system lies in its dual mission to preserve public lands and allow recreation in ways that leave those lands …

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North Dakota is having a tourism boom, thanks to oil

New people are coming to North Dakota and the state’s tourist attractions want to see them.<p>Terry Harzinski, executive director of the Bismarck-Mandan …