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The Jetset Life

With a champagne glass in one hand and this guide in the other, walk on New York City’s red carpets—available only to those who know how to appreciate the good things in life.


Trendy Gift Ideas for Travelers

November 14th, 2018

Christmas is nearly upon us, and with it comes gift exchanges. The art of giving really comes down to knowing the person you are buying for. We have put together a list of our top 5 gifts for travelers.

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A New Cinematic Experience Awaits at NYFF

September 12th, 2018

Did you miss out on the Tribeca Film Festival? Are you eager for more exceptional cinematic gems? In that case, get your tickets for the New York Film Festival 2018, to be held on September 28-October 14.

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Unique Ways to Spend Labor Day Weekend in NYC

August 22nd, 2018

Do you have plans for Labor Day yet? Spend the holiday in the city, go to a Broadway show and party on a yacht! Scroll down to find how to say goodbye to summer with a bang!  

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How to Have a Stylish Picnic in NYC

August 8th, 2018

No matter our age, budget or location, picnics will always have an appeal. The classic blanket, a wicker basket and fresh food eaten outdoors. Who wouldn’t like that? Well, when the sun is out, you cannot miss the opportunity to have an Instagram-perfect picnic in New York.

What will make your experience truly spectacular will be gourmet food in a stylish setting. If that’s what you’re after, take a look at our recommendations.

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Beach Getaways on the Long Island Railroad

July 26th, 2018

When humidity reaches an unbearable degree, it’s impossible to focus and get work done. Sure, we love sunny and hot summers, but nobody will say no to replacing a muggy day with ocean breeze and sand between your toes.

Every year, the Long Island Railroad puts together great packages for New Yorkers in desperate need of a break from the heavy urban air. LIRR Beach Getaways 2018 run from June 23 to September 3, 2018 and leave from Penn Station. If you’re staying at the Royalton New York Hotel, why not take a day off from Manhattan and, instead, relax by the Atlantic Ocean?

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NYC Restaurant Week: Summer 2018

July 11th, 2018

Pack your bags and come to New York for one of the best events in the city’s culinary calendar: NYC Restaurant Week. The summer edition will take place from July 23 to August 17. That’s right. Three weeks, three glorious weeks of prix-fixe menus in the city’s best restaurants.

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Best Bars and Restaurants in NYC for Wine Lovers

May 30th, 2018

We’ve prepared a list of top-rated and widely acclaimed eateries and bars especially for our guests—or any other person coming across this post! Expect an expertly curated selection of local, regional and international wines.

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See New York from a New Perspective, from the Sea

May 9th, 2018

If you live here or have visited often, you might be interested in seeing Gotham City from different angles. Have you tried taking to sea?

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A Weekend of Festivals to Celebrate Food and Drinks

April 26th, 2018

The city will be hosting four exceptional food, beer and coffee festival that are sure to please the newbies and the gourmands. Continue reading to find out more.

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Sleek Designs and Innovation Await in New York Auto Show

March 21st, 2018

The most awaited event of the automotive industry is here: New York International Auto Show returns to New York City from March 30 to April 8, 2018. Think of it as an event reminiscent of the good ol' World's Fair of the 19th Century. 

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Tribeca Film Festival Reloaded

March 15th, 2018

Some people have the Oscars, some have Cannes and others have the Tribeca Film Festival (TFF). Created in 2001 to revitalize Lower Manhattan through the seventh art, the TFF has become a platform of creativity and cinematic innovation. 

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Unique Ways to Celebrate Easter in New York

March 7th, 2018

A seasoned Royalton New York guest, are always seeking unique experiences in the Big Apple. Allow us to make a few suggestions for Easter Sunday, which falls on April 1st this year.

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Extraordinary Eats Await in Chelsea Market

February 14th, 2018

A neighborhood market managed to become one of the top food destinations in New York City—and the world. How did it happen? Who’s to receive a standing ovation? And why is Chelsea Market such a hit? The Royalton New York Hotel has the scoop.

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How to Stay Warm at the Height of Winter

February 5th, 2018

Winter is in full swing, and though spring is officially arriving in a month or so, this corner of the world still has a long way to go before the sunny days warm us up. Luckily, we’ve a little secret to share with you that will completely change your winter in New York…

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Travel Accessories that You Must Have in 2018

January 10th, 2018

At the Royalton New York Hotel, we know that many of our guests travel for business or are frequent leisure travelers. If that’s you, check out our pick of accessories and gadgets that will smooth out your travel experience.   

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