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Whether you’re looking for a cozy cafe or a place to go dancing on a Friday night, we’ve got some great local tips for you so that there’s no need to walk across the Brooklyn Bridge for the third time or get mixed up in a horde of people in Times Square. From neighborhood guides to off the beaten path destinations, consider our blog your one-stop destination for all things NYC culture.

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A Brewery Tour of NYC

New Yorkers probably consume enough beer each year to fill a pool the size of Iceland. So it’s a good thing barrel-busting prohibition agents are a thing of the past because breweries are popping up left and right. From the…

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A Perfect Day in Ditmas Park, Brooklyn

Nestled just south of Prospect Park, Ditmas Park is one of Brooklyn’s best-kept secrets. This peaceful residential neighborhood will have you wondering if you took some sort of magic train back to a time when things were slower and the…

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5 Brooklyn Bars with Great Happy Hours

After living in NYC for some time, you start to develop a radar for all things cheap and delicious. More often than not, that radar homes in on bars with great happy hour specials. You know, the kinds of places…

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What to Do and See in Beautiful Brooklyn Heights

Tree-lined cobbled streets, ivy-wrapped architectural gems, and an eclectic mix of new and long-standing establishments make Brooklyn Heights one of the most charming neighborhoods in the city. Considered to be the first suburb of the mighty metropolis, the neighborhood retains…

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