“We set these departure times for mainly two reasons. The first one is ensure that once the curfew expires we are at the top of the queue for runway departure. The second is to help the flow into and out of the alley for the gates – it’s already tightly shared space. If all aircraft were set to push back at the same time, it wouldn’t work out very well.” … [Read more...] about Why Is American The First Airline To Fly Out Of New York?
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The Andaz experience begins the moment you arrive through the bronze-coloured doors of our midtown Manhattan hotel and greeted by an Andaz Host. Have a drink in the bar downstairs while checking in via iPads. The whole experience feels very boutique, plus the welcome drink is a blessing and helps to pass the time while the process takes place. A really nice touch. Rooms are large loft-style rooms, spacious by Manhattan standards and minimalist in design with a great bed. Rooms are between 322 and 404 square feet but the high ceilings make them feel larger. Ask for a room as high up as possible as there is some minor street noise in the lower level rooms. The higher rooms have a superb view and a window seat so that you feel like you are sitting in your very own loft apartment. There are also 47 spacious suites offer private balconies or landscaped terraces. … [Read more...] about Best Hyatt New York: Park Vs Grand Vs Andaz Vs Centric
afternoon tea at the gorgeous Oscar Wilde lounge earlier in the year. But it was last year in July (when our Oscar was just a twinkle in the eye) that I first tried the restaurant Laurent. Back then the restaurant was brand new – but I already knew I was fan of the food of Executive Chef Laurent Tourondel having tried his cuisine in Miami a few years ago. … [Read more...] about A New York Inspired Brunch at Laurent at Hotel Cafe Royal
The sultry saloon features a menu that is plant-based with a dedication to the flavors, textures and aromas of down-home cooking. Using traditional techniques along with modern preparations, the team has created a plant based menu truly representative of American Barbecue, including favorites of pulled pork, wings and burgers. … [Read more...] about The Best Vegetarian & Vegan Friendly Restaurants in NYC
ESCAPE THE CROWDSColorado (Aspen, Vail, Telluride et al) open up to winter sports fans, with wallet-friendly rooms. In Europe, aim for snow-sure glacier-fed resorts with longer seasons, such as Val Thoren in France – the highest resort on the continent. The Med has latter-day blue skies the further south you go: aim for Andalucia, the Balearics or Turkey to eke out glimmers of sunshine. … [Read more...] about Travel calendar: where to go in November