New York City is one of those places you either love or don't. Although I'm part of the latter group (I find the size of the city to be overwhelming and daunting), it doesn't mean I can't appreciate all the New York has to offer such as fantastic museums, great nightlife and...more
Finally made it here after decades of visiting New York! I was in love with the lush gardens of the conservatory and the dramatic lighting of the outdoor trees when I visited. Unfortunately for me, the rain impaired me from exploring the ground as much as I wanted to....more
I love pizza and I love places with charm. Merilu captures both of these things. The pizza here definitely is in my top 3 all time best pizzas (try the margherita). I love the coziness of the 5 tables inside and the frequent comings and goings of other customers....more
I love books and libraries, but the Morgan Library was even better than I anticipated. The rooms are decorated in the most ornate style, books fill each room and it almost feels magical. This is a great place to visit for any bibliophile!
I've been to a lot of Italian restaurants, but this one will be a memorable meal for me. I had rigatoni with turkey sausage and peas. It was one of those dishes I wasn't 100% sure was my best choice, but when it came out, I could not have been more happy. It is definitely packed in here and the...more
The High Line is a beautiful and unusual way to see NYC. It once was a New York Subway line that has been turned into a park and walking area complete with art installations and gardens. It's nice to see parts of the city from above the sidewalk too!...more
I love being able to be in a city but have an oasis of green. Central Park is exactly that and a little more. Hidden gems like the Balto or Alice in Wonderland statues are sure to amuse kids of all ages.