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New York City Travel Guide

Showcasing some of the best restaurants, bars and famous landmarks in modern Manhattan. See what it took to make this small island in New York’s harbor define the term metropolis.

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William Hallet

Make the trek to Queens to taste the ultimate hangover breakfast sandwich at William Hallet, the Rough Night Out, a beef patty topped with a crispy fried onion ring, a crispy fried poached egg, cheddar cheese sauce and smoky bacon.

36-10 30th Ave
Astoria, NY 11105

 
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Barnyard Cheese

On the Lower East Side, a small cheese shop serves a breakfast sandwich called The Whit, which includes roast beef smothered in bacon, poblano home fries, 2 fried eggs, pickled jalapenos and more.

149 Avenue C
Manhattan, NY 10009

 
See & Do
The Summit Bar

In Alphabet City on the Lower East Side, The Summit Bar is known for creative cocktails and good music.

133 Avenue C, Manhattan, NY 10009

 
Sleep
The Box House Hotel

Stay in style at this industrial-chic hotel, which offers apartment-style accommodations, complete with hardwood floors, contemporary art and views of Midtown Manhattan.

77 Box St
Brooklyn, NY 11222

 
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Burke & Wills

This Australian bar on the Upper West Side serves an Aussie take on a breakfast sandwich with The Heart Breaker: Marinated hanger steak with a Portobello mushroom, scalloped potatoes, 2 fried eggs and a homemade Bloody Mary sauce.

226 West 79th St
Manhattan, NY 10024

 
Sleep
Hudson New York

This Midtown hotel is centrally located, just steps away from Central Park and Columbus Circle. The epitome of “cheap chic,” this hotel is affordable and stylish.

356 W 58th St
New York, NY 10019

 
Travel
LaGuardia Airport

Located next to Flushing Bay, LaGuardia is New York City’s largest domestic airport and is located only 8 miles from Manhattan.

Flushing, NY 11371

 

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