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Jon Hamm, Jimmy Fallon Photobomb Tourists at Top of the Rock

by Zach Everson. Posted Mar 11th 2014 02:52 PM
Last week's 15-second cryptic Mad Men trailer not enough Jon Hamm for you? In a segment that aired last night on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon, Hamm and Fallon photobombed tourists on Top of the Rock, the observation deck atop 30 Rockefeller Plaza in New York City.
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Tommy Hilfiger Buys New York's MetLife Clock Tower To Turn into Luxury Hotel

by Libby Zay. Posted May 6th 2011 03:00 PM

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Clothing designer Tommy Hilfiger is hoping the young, affluent crowd that dig his preppy style will flock to his new luxury hotel now in the works in New York.
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Hyatt Spending Record $1.8 Million Per Room on Hotel

by Libby Zay. Posted Nov 4th 2010 02:26 PM
Hyatt will be spending a record $1.8 million per room on the brand's first Park Hyatt hotel in Manhattan. The new hotel will become the U.S. flagship of the Hyatt luxury brand, and the most expensive hotel ever built in New York.
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How to Do New York on a Budget

by Annie Scott. Posted Oct 29th 2010 02:08 PM
How to do New York on a Budget

You don't have to be a millionaire to visit New York City, you just have to know how to do New York on a budget. Here are some tips for cheap New York travel that will help you spend less money -- that way, you've got more for the fabulous dining and shopping!
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New York City with Kids: A Perfect Family Day

by M. Fuchsloch. Posted Sep 16th 2010 01:23 PM
New York City with Kids: A Family Vacation


With a park, a playground and a museum around nearly every corner, New York City is designed to be family friendly. But to avoid being overwhelmed with options -- especially when you visit New York with kids -- it's best to put together a plan that will keep your little ones entertained every step of the way.

For example, while exploring the east side of Manhattan, you might find yourself doing more wandering than you want in order to keep the kids amused. But having lived in the city for more than six years, two of which were with our daughter, we found the west side to be denser with diversions for the younger crowd. As long as you don't mind taking the subway -- which is an efficient and safe option for Manhattan travel -- or are willing to walk a bit, you can fill a day with fun along the west side.

While your options are nearly endless, the following itinerary is certain to create a great family vacation day in New York City with kids.
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