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Travel Guide: New York

Welcome to "The Best of New York," a GAYOT travel guide featuring the hottest things to see and do, top restaurants, luxe hotels and spas, avant-garde attractions and other important information for sophisticated travelers and diners. Whether you are a local resident or tourist, our destination guide will steer you to must-see sights and happenings in N.Y.C. and surrounding areas.



The Best of New York


GAYOT has uncovered the best restaurants in New York for you to enjoy right now

Top 25 Restaurants in New York to Eat at Right Now
NYC is blooming with restaurants you just can't miss. GAYOT has uncovered the 25 best restaurants in New York to visit now.

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A guest room at Holiday Inn Manhattan View in New York

Top 10 Cheap Hotels in New York
Just because the nightly rate isn't sky high, doesn't mean these NYC hotels can't exceed expectations. See GAYOT's Top 10 Cheap Hotels in New York for accommodations that are comfy, stylish and reasonably priced.

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The salt bath at Aire Ancient Baths in Tribeca, New York

Top 10 Spas in New York
From eucalyptus steam rooms to water lounges, VIP suites to decadent hammams — and, of course, the best talent in the business — New York's top-of-the-line spas offer something for every type of spa aficionado.

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Visit Times Square, one of GAYOT's Top 10 Things to Do in New York City

Top 10 Things to Do in New York City
Take a bite out of the Big Apple with GAYOT's Top 10 Things to Do in New York City. From world-famous icons such as the Statue of Liberty to local haunts like the High Line, our favorite attractions make for an unforgettable NYC vacation.

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Plan your trip to New York City with GAYOT's 72-hour travel guide

New York City 72-Hour Trip
If you like fast-paced and high-energy city life, look no further than New York City. This metropolis is home to Times Square, the Empire State Building and Statue of Liberty, and with so many sights to explore, you won't be resting much. So sink your teeth into the Big Apple and find out the must-see spots in GAYOT's 72-hour travel guide.

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