Tag Archives: New York City

NYC BUSINESSES BOARD UP WINDOWS AHEAD OF 2020 PRESIDENTIAL ELECTION

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Manhattan business owners including Chanel and Levi’s boarded up their storefronts with plywood on Friday afternoon — as the NYPD warned of potential unrest as the presidential election draws near. Photo: Bergdorf Goodman, 754 5th Ave Workers at retail shops in Soho, which were targeted by looters during unrest this summer, as well as shopkeepers near Washington […]

TOP FIVE MOST SPECTACULAR SKYLINES IN THE WORLD

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There’s not much that awakens my wanderlust more than marvelling at a breath-taking city skyline. Whether it’s a human-made horizon or a wonderful natural setting, a fabulous skyline not only captivates and inspires travellers but also captures the essence of city’s history and the power of its citizens. From the US to China, UAE to Australia, here’s […]

THE RISE AND FALL OF BARNEYS

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After nearly a century of selling luxury apparel to Manhattan’s elite, Barneys New York will soon have a new owner.  On Thursday, bankruptcy judge Cecelia G. Morris approved a deal for Authentic Brands Group to purchase Barneys, a move that is expected to shutter all remaining stores and license out the brand name to Saks Fifth Avenue. The sale […]

REVIEW: THE LANGHAM HOTEL, NEW YORK CITY

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Overview: Set on Manhattan’s impressive 5th Avenue, the hotel is located near Times Square, Bryant Park and Grand Central Station and in the shadow of the epic Empire State Building, The Langham New York Hotel stands at the crossroads of art, fashion and design. Comprising 157 stylish guest rooms and 57 ultra-luxurious suites, the hotel […]