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Where to Find a Good Cup of Joe in Midtown

  Whether you’re a dad on the go, a business woman, or simply a die-hard coffee guru, you’ve found yourself in Midtown looking for the best Joe around. Search no more. We've discovered two places that will delight your sen Read more

Best Spas in Midtown Manhattan

Ready for romance? Midtown Manhattan is a cupid's dream world. Start your romantic stay in Midtown at Hotel Mela, a boutique hotel located near Broadway. Consider Mela's In The Mood for Love Package that includes a bottle of champagne, two 1-hr mass Read more

Finding the Best Craft Beer in Midtown

Midtown Manhattan's Hotel Mela warmly welcomes business travelers. Located near Broadway, Hotel Mela offers a Business Traveler Package that's perfect for those in town on a short stay, including dry cleaning for one business apparel item and 20% of Read more

A Child-Friendly Afternoon in Manhattan

Your family just woke up in a cozy room at Hotel Mela, a Midtown Manhattan hotel that offers great views of the Midtown Manhattan skyline, and your child asks "what are we going to do today?" Well we've got some answers. Here are two s Read more

Radio City Christmas Spectacular

For nearly 100 years, Radio City Musical Hall has dazzled and delighted people from around the globe. And since 1933, it has featured a special holiday extravaganza, appropriately named the Radio City Christmas Spectacular. This year promises to be Read more

Apps Help You Get the Most Out of NYC

If a visit to NYC is on your list of things to do, you've got to get some apps. But due to the number of apps out there these days, selecting just the very best is a mindboggling task. Don't worry; we've done the dirty work for you. We dug in and di Read more

3 Excellent Ellis Island Tours

Although Ellis Island no longer bustles with immigrants seeking the promise of a better life in America, it's packed full of history, events and activities that take you back to its heyday. A tour is a wonderful way to experience the essence of Elli Read more

4 Tips for Enjoying New Year's Eve in Times Square

Like baseball and apple pie, New Year's Eve in Times Square is an American tradition everyone should enjoy at least once in their lifetime. This year it's your turn. Here are four tips to make sure your Times Square experience is everything you hope Read more

4 Places to Eat Kosher in Midtown

The last thing you want to do while you're on vacation in Midtown is waste time searching for a quality Kosher meal. So we've searched out four diverse options for you. From pizza to tapas, we've found a Kosher meal to satisfy every appetite. Enjoy! Read more

An Afternoon in Midtown

Are you looking for a cheap NYC hotel that's near the very best attractions? Hotel Mela is a perfectly priced boutique hotel situated in Midtown Manhattan- an ideal home base for all of your for NYC excursions. Here's a winning combo: a visit to the Read more

3 Places to Celebrate New Year's Eve in Midtown

If you're planning to celebrate New Year's Eve in Midtown Manhattan, but don't know where to go? From chic to active, to downright cowboy rowdy, we've dug up three diverse places for you to welcome the New Year. Empire Room 350 Fifth Ave. New York, Read more

Ho, Ho, Ho. Where's Santa?

Kids aren't the only ones who want to catch a glimpse of Santa. Whether you're travelling with little ones who can't wait to tell Santa their wishes, or you just want to enjoy the NYC winter spirit, here are  our top picks for the best NYC lo Read more