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Thanksgiving is supposed to be a holiday, right? So what’s with all the time spent in the kitchen?  For those of you who would rather sleep in and have the feast prepared for you, here are five restaurants for Thanksgiving…

Fall hike in Palisades Park

Fall is a particularly beautiful time of the year: trees explode in shades of red and gold, complimented by crisp air and amicable weather. Though it’s possible to catch sight of some of the autumn splendor from within New…

Red Hook

Tucked into the southwest edge of Brooklyn, Red Hook is a rare gift of a neighborhood. At once quaint and hip, it has largely kept the borough’s gentrifying wave at bay, holding onto the rough-and-tumble roots that make it…

Kayaking the Hudson

At first, New York City might not appear to be a mecca for outdoor adventure, but city dwellers may be surprised to find just how many activities are just a quick subway ride away. In the midst of our urban jungle, waves,…

Take a stroll along the Tidal Basin in the spring to catch a glimpse of the Jefferson Memorial and the iconic Cherry Blossom trees

Get into the swing of spring at these top festive celebrations of the season. Spend an evening sampling Park Slope’s best nibbles, see the cherry blossoms in our nation’s capital or hop on train to Philly for a nonstop…

Bastille Day at Bar Tabac

If you can’t sneak away from the office to sip rosé and pastis, play pétanque and eat crêpes on “Quatorze Juillet” for the French Independence Day, celebrate a little early at Bar Tabac in Boerum Hill. This Sunday, July 12,…

T.A. Bike Valet

You can stop worrying about your bike being stolen during a summer concert or outdoor movie thanks to Transportation Alternatives and Spinlister, who want to make your cultural outings a fun and relaxing experience. T.A.’s free bike valet parking…

The Water Table

The Water Table, which formerly operated out of Kips Bay, has recently launched from India St. Pier in Greenpoint. Described as a “New England tavern on the water,” the two and a half hour boat tour of the New York harbor…