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Best Ski Vacations from New York

by Rob Story. Posted Dec 4th 2013 04:00 PM
Whiteface Mountain
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On the whole, New Yorkers are surprisingly good skiers. And not just because, as the networks always show during the city's blizzards, people cross-country ski in Central Park. Remember that New York is also the global capital of high finance, whose practitioners have long embraced skiing, perhaps the most upper-crust sport not played at a country club. As long as Goldman Sachs perseveres, so will Aspen, Deer Valley and St. Moritz. And so will the small hills in the Catskill Mountains and the larger ones in New York's Adirondacks.
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Smurf Week Guide to NYC Debuts

by AOL Travel Staff. Posted Jul 27th 2011 09:00 AM

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For Smurf Week in New York, the current celebration of all things blue, New York City's tourism marketing group has released a map for tourists wishing to take Belgian cartoon character themed tours.
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Yotel Brings $149 Rooms to NYC

by Kim Foley MacKinnon. Posted Apr 12th 2011 01:00 PM
yotel brings $149 rooms to NYC

Yotel

Starting on June 7, visitors to New York City can stay in a new type of room, a "cabin," for $149 at the brand-new Yotel near Times Square. The hotel is currently taking on-line only reservations.
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Harry Potter Exhibit Opens at New York City's Discovery Museum in April

by Kim Foley MacKinnon. Posted Mar 30th 2011 01:30 PM
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Hagrid's Hut, Warner Bros. Entertainment Inc.

The final North American stop for the traveling "Harry Potter: The Exhibition" attraction opens Friday at the Discovery Times Square museum in New York City.
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5 Brand Spanking New NYC Hotels

by Dan Allen. Posted Mar 29th 2011 10:00 AM
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Wyndham Hotel Group

2010 brought a bumper crop of impressive properties onto New York City's hotel scene, and 2011 has already given us the fabulous Mondrian SoHo. Gotham accommodation options keep on coming with these five on-the-horizon hotels, spanning NYC visitor-favorite neighborhoods from central Midtown to downtown Brooklyn. Here are the hottest of the new NYC hotels.
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