Manhattan Monthly December 2010

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Women Visiting New York City in Style – I love that Beth and her friend REALLY experienced New York City, by shopping downtown, meeting cool locals, attending a fabulous party and yet, still doing some “touristy” things.

New York City Girls Trip for 40th Birthday – Make sure to note Stacey’s best tip on what NOT to do in NYC! Thanks so much for telling us about your NYC vacation, Stacey!

Is your NYC Trip Over? Please Tell Us About It !!!! I know some of you signed up for this newsletter just to receive the FREE NYC Insider Mini Guide…and now your amazing NYC trip is over. But, before you leave me, I would LOVE if you would tell me about your New York City Vacation just like Beth and Stacey did above.

New Years Eve Parties in New York City

Christmas in New York City

Cheap Flights to New York City – Do you know all the best ways to book cheap flights to New York City? Or which airport might cost you an additional $50 in taxi fees?

New York City Walking Tours – check out all the FREE Walking Tours of New York City, by NYC on Foot. My top for December is the Midtown Manhattan Walking Tour, which brings alive some of the city’s (and the world’s) most recognizable and beloved landmarks. In December, get a prime view of the Rockefeller Tree, Midtown Lights, Store Window Displays and more.

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December Events – Top Picks

Spiderman Turn Off the Dark – Broadway’s newest musical

New York City Holiday Lights Tours

Central Park Zoo Winterfest

Tree Lighting Ceremony at Bryant Park

Jazz at Lincoln Center: Red Hot Holiday Stomp

New York Knicks Basketball Tickets

Guggenheim FREE Holiday Concert

Donny and Marie – A Broadway Christmas Musical

NYC Holiday Candlelight Tours at Mount Vernon Hotel Museum,

Ongoing Events: NY Giants Football,
Radio City Rockettes
NY Botanical Garden Holiday Train Show
Nutcracker Ballet,
The Merchant of Venice starring Al Pacino
, Big Apple Circus, Ice Skating in New York City, Union Square Holiday Market

New in New York City

West Side Story; Promises, Promises; A Little Night Music and In The Heights Broadway Musicals CLOSING – last chance to get tickets before they close in January!

Broadway Shows – Dozens of new shows are out – Driving Miss Daisy, Spiderman Turn off the Dark, Lombardi, Elf and Coming Soon: Sister Act, How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying, Anything Goes and more.

Get Tickets – on Sale Now!

How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying
On Broadway, starring Daniel Radcliffe from Harry Potter

Sister Act Broadway Musical Previews March, Opens April

Harlem Globetrotters (February 18-19)

Sesame Street Live “Elmo’s Green Thumb” (Feb 17-21, 2011)

New York City Ballet (January 18-February 27)

Kids Night on Broadway in February!

Adam Pascal and Anthony Rapp in NYC in January

Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show

Tennis Showdown at Madison Square Garden (February 28)
Pete Sampras vs. Andre Agassi John McEnroe vs. Ivan Lendl

Al Pacino on Broadway

New York Giants Football – now it’s easier than ever to get the game by train! Check out the Giants home games this fall against the Bears, Cowboys, Redskins and more.

Spiderman Turn Off the Dark – tickets went on sale 9/12 for Broadway’s newest musical premiering in December featuring music by Bono and The Edge of U2 and direction by Julie Taymor of the The Lion King.

Radio City Christmas Spectacular, with the Rockettes

November 5-December 30, 2010.

Nutcracker Ballet

Especially Great for Kids

Central Park Zoo Winterfest

Cirque du Soleil’s Wintuk at Madison Square Garden – catch the final season

Big Apple Circus

Coming in January

New York Times Arts and Leisure Weekend

Adam Pascal and Anthony Rapp at Town Hall

57th Annual Winter Antiques Show

New York National Boat Show

Martin Luther King Jr. Day

Print NYC Insider Guide Book Updates

November 22, 2010 – uploaded new guide with changes to Times Square stores. Added Disney, MAC, Forever 21. Removed Virgin Records.

See all NYC Insider Print Guide Updates

Ready to Build Your Own Website?

Everyone is ALWAYS asking me how I built this site. How does it generate income? How can I work full time on my couch?

Well, the answers are always on my Do You LOVE New York City Yet? page. This is the best time of year to think about starting your own business since you can get two websites for the price of one – a $300 savings! I’m going to buy two more for myself. If you’ve ever thought about making money online, this is the BEST way to do it…!

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