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What To Do in New York – Rockefeller Center, Theater District and Times Square

Courtesy of The Kimberly Hotel in New York, here are some useful tips on what to do in New York City: The Kimberly Hotel is convenient to many of New York City’s famous landmarks. Just three blocks from the Kimberly Hotel, guests can enjoy the world famous Rockefeller Center.  Ice skating in the winter and spring months, tours of N.B.C. Studios, Top of the Rock Observation Deck (the glass elevator ride through time is fantastic) and Radio City Music Hall.  From there, shop your way up Fifth Avenue.  Henri Bendel, Harry Winston, Bergdorf Goodman, Sacks, Gucci, Tiffany, Prada, Chanel, Luis Vuitton,...
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What To Do in Valencia – Visit the City of Arts and Science in Valencia

Courtesy of Hospes Palau de la Mar in Valencia, here are some useful tips on what to do in the city of Valencia: City of Arts and Science in Valencia This futuristic “city within a city” is one of the world’s most electrifying and imaginative millennium projects. The entire compound, designed as a celebration of the 21st century, looks as though it was beamed down to earth from another planet. Santiago Calatrava, who designed most of this complex, comments: ” I am proud of the fact that people can walk through and around the main buildings without paying. It is a city...
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Mapping the Beaches in Buzios

The appeal of Buzios is mostly due to its fantastic praias, or beaches, stretches of sand large and small within a few kilometers of the old town. Because the peninsula has an irregular topography, each beach is set off from the other and the result is that they all have a distinctive personality, making it going to the beach a very varied occasion. Manguinhos beach is protected from the heavy surf, and therefore many learn to sail and windsurf in this location.  Geribá beach is a stunning long tract of sand in front of the open ocean and is thus preferred for surfing and windsurfing. Closer...
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What To Do In Bilbao

Courtesy of Hotel Miro in Bilbao, here are some useful tips on what to do in the city of Bilbao: Casco Viejo (Old Quarter) Take the bright-green tram in front of the Hotel and go explore the old part of town. Get lost in the labyrinth of streets and re-fuel having some pintxos in the Plaza Nueva. Museo de Bellas Artes (Fine Arts Museum) Located at a stone´s throw from the Hotel, it is definitely a must. It is the third most important collection in Spain. If in a hurry, visit the selection of 16 masterworks from the collection. Tuesday to Saturday, 10am-8 pm, Mondays closed. Getxo Just 20 minutes...
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What To Do in New York – Chrysler Building, Grand Central Station, Oyster Bar

Courtesy of The Kimberly Hotel in New York, here are some useful tips on what to do in New York City: The Kimberly Hotel is convenient to many of New York City’s famous landmarks.  For this reason, I like to encourage guests to do a short walking tour to get acquainted with the neighborhood. Within just a few blocks, guests can see the Chrysler Building Chrysler Building | New York (which can also be enjoyed from our rooftop and some of our suites), and the glorious architecture of Grand Central Station. At the station there are several restaurants for dining, including the world famous Oyster...
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