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Boss Babes Series #1: Bagels, Babes & Babies

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March is Women’s History Month and International Women’s Day is March 8. We are proud to present a series of articles about some serious NYC and Brooklyn boss babes both past and present! Enjoy! Who runs the world? GIRLS! Who runs Russ and Daughters? ALSO GIRLS! We love the story of this traditional bagel and…

Tour Guide Perspective: Kathryn Fray – Story Teller

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Kathryn Fray – Story Teller ON THE STREETS WHERE IT HAPPENED I can tell you a story about anything. Go on, ask me. Some people are good with numbers, some at sport, but I can make-believe. I never imagined that I would end up doing this though. Theatre and storytelling for me was always on…

NYC Architecture Tour: The Birth and Death of American Modernism

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Along a stretch of midtown Manhattan streets less than a mile in length stand some of the most important buildings in the country. In this compact area, the world’s most influential architects gave birth to American Modernism, built its undisputed triumphs, and sang its swan songs. The story hinges on four Modern landmarks: the United…

African Boheme on our Chelsea Market, High Line and Meatpacking Food & History Tour

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We are partnered with a great startup serving up wonderful experiences, called IfOnly and through them, African Boheme (@africanboheme) recently joined our Chelsea Market Food Tour. Here’s what she said to say: The greatest love story ever told. Three decades ago my mom was a buyer for a shop, in the most West Indian “meet…

Focus on Immigrant NY on our Lower East Side Food Tour

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The story of immigration and migration in the United States is one that can be told through the history of New York City. Our Lower East Side Food Tour tells all and fills your tummy all while meeting the people that make NYC what it is! Most immigrants who came to New York City in…

200 5th Avenue’s Former Life

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200 Fifth Avenue was formerly known as The Toy Building and is currently home to Eataly as well as the corporate offices of Tiffany & Co among others. But, before The Toy Building was built in 1909, the site had several former (and wildly different) lives. The Fifth Avenue Hotel was a luxury hotel located…

Eisenberg’s Famous Sandwich Shop now on our Flatiron Food Tour!

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We are so pleased to have this tiny but historic (and famous!), classic New York luncheonette on our Flatiron food adventure. We truly do bring you the best of New York City … especially on a fork! From a bygone era on Ladies’ Mile, Eisenberg’s Sandwich Shop is an institution. Located on Fifth Avenue just…

Why we are still obsessed with the High Line

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 Photo: Thehighline.org Photo: Thehighline.org THE ART! Always a rotating selection of works and commission pieces. Our faves currently on view: Darren Baderchess: relatives May 6, 2017 – April 2018 // On the High Line under The Standard, High Line.  Gather 32 friends to pose as human chess pieces with 2 additional…