New York Visitor's Blog | Hotel Mela – A Times Square Hotel

Our New York Visitor's Blog features interesting articles, and insight for some of the best options for Things to do in New York, New York Shopping, NYC Restaurants and NYC Events.

New York is an amazing city.  There is always something happening in the city, fabulous Restaurants to try, great Shopping, some of the world’s best Museums, beautiful parks, New York Activities and the best people watching.

Enjoy our New York Visitor’s Blog to help plan your visit to New York. 

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Things to do

Things to do in New York: Watch Free Movies in Bryant Park

Warm Summer nights and free movies in Bryant Park, what could be better? This article in our New York Visitors Blog, ‘Things to do in New York: Watch Free Movies in Bryant Park’ details how to enjoy a free movie in the open-air theater of Bryant Park.

May 21, 2019
Summertime in New York is a great time of the year to visit. So many events, activities and things to do in the city, including the Watch Free Movies in Bryant Park...
Things to do

Things to do in NYC: How to Buy Discounted Broadway Tickets

Attending a Broadway Show is a ‘New York’ as it gets! Our NYC Visitor Blog article, Things to do in NYC: How to Buy Discounted Broadway Tickets, gives tips and tricks that will help you buy tickets to see the plays you want.

May 15, 2019
Attending a Broadway Show while visiting New York is a top visitor activity of course but the tickets to these shows can be a bit pricey, but now there are several ways to save on buying Broadway tickets...
Things to do

Things to do in NYC: Metropolitan Museum of Art

If you’re planning a visit to New York, see this article, in our NYC Visitors Blog, ‘Things to do in NYC: Metropolitan Museum of Art’ to learn how to make the most of your visit to one of New York’s most popular attractions.

May 7, 2019
If a visit to a top museum is on your ‘to do’ list while visiting New York, you should consider a day at The Metropolitan Museum of Art...
Shopping

Best Places to Shop in New York: Macy’s | New York Shopping

Are you planning a visit to New York? See this informative article, ‘Best Places to Shop in New York: Macy’s’ to learn about one of New York’s most popular attractions and a certified New York Landmark.

April 18, 2019
It’s no secret that New York Shopping is one of the Top things to do in NYC, so come and browse, window shop or test the limits of your credit cards...and self-control...
Dining

NYC Restaurants: Top 5 Reviewed New York Steakhouses

New York is the restaurant capital of the world, so you would expect the steakhouses that take the top spots on a list of the most reviewed NYC Restaurants, specifically Steakhouses, would include the ‘best of the best’ and you would be right.

April 7, 2019
When you're in the mood for a steak, nothing else will do, and you'll find many fabulous options within a short distance of Hotel Mela...