The hotel is located on 5th Avenue, though the main entrance is on East 41st Street, just across the street from the New York Public Library and Bryant Park. Other attractions which are walkable from this lovely hotel include the Empire State Building, Times Square, Grand Central Terminal and Rockefeller Center, although it takes around an hour to taxi from New York-JFK airport to the hotel and around half an hour from LaGuardia Airport (LGA). You have easy access to more than a dozen subway lines too, ideal for exploring the rest of Manhattan and beyond. … [Read more...] about Best Hyatt New York: Park Vs Grand Vs Andaz Vs Centric
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He says “As far as I can tell only American schedules LaGuardia departures before 6 a.m. While it’s desirable to get out ahead of other airlines to be first in the departure queue at the crowded airport, those flights push back and… wait. It’s unclear to me the benefit of pushing back more than 5 and 10 minutes early.” … [Read more...] about Why Is American The First Airline To Fly Out Of New York?
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
8. PRINCESS JULIANA AIRPORT, ST MAARTEN The notorious Princess Juliana Airport on the Caribbean island of Saint Martin is famous around the world for its low landings over the ocean, owing to one end of its single 7,546 ft (2,300 m) long runway being extremely close to the shore. The proximity of Maho Beach to the runway has made the airport one of the world’s most favorite places for a perfect Instagram shot, as the landing jets appear to be just feet above the heads of the public just before touchdown while takeoff creates huge gusts of wind and sand for sunbathers. It’s not without danger though: in 2017 a New Zealand woman died from injuries sustained by jet blast from a departing aircraft. … [Read more...] about Top 10 most dangerous airports in the world
6. SPOT INCREDIBLY RARE BLACK NECKED CRANES IN THE WILD Blessed with an extraordinary range of natural habitats, from subtropical valleys to alpine peaks, Bhutan is home to some exceptional wildlife including black necked cranes. A flock of 300 of these endangered majestic birds migrate from Tibet to Bhutan’s Phobjikha Valley in late autumn each year, foreshadowing the close of harvesting season and the onset of farmer relocations to the warmer, lower valleys. The birds are always welcomed in fine Bhutanese fashion, with local songs, dramas, and masked dances. Traditional stories tell the tale of a pair of cranes that choose to stay behind each year, offering themselves to the valley in thankfulness for the fare and wellbeing of their kin. Apart from its black necked cranes, the valley is also famous for its trekking opportunities and nature walks. … [Read more...] about Top 10 best things to see & do in Bhutan