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Blow up your Instagram with these 10 over-the-top hotels in the US

When you buy through our links, Insider may earn an affiliate commission. Learn more. The Saguaro When choosing a hotel, social media-minded travelers place a high value on a visual appeal. Many hotels design with Instagram in mind, with decor ranging from highly curated to eccentric. We found the most photogenic hotels across the US with options for all budgets and travelers. Table of Contents: Masthead Sticky The saying goes, "pics or it didn't happen," and when it comes to trav...
Tags: Utah, New York, Instagram, Congress, US, West Virginia, Trends, United States, Dubai, Kenya, Miami, John, Cinderella, Tripadvisor, Jfk, David Mitchell


6 things you should never do at a high-end restaurant, from a Michelin-starred restaurant manager

neinchpunch/shutterstock Matthew Mawtus is the general manager of Hide, a Michelin-starred European restaurant in London. Even at as fancy a venue as Hide, Mawtus says he often sees diners making etiquette faux pas. Don't change tables without asking staff, be upfront about dietary restrictions, and please - don't fight over the bill. See more stories on Insider's business page. Michelin-star restaurants are a high-pressure environment. Staff work the craziest hours to bring y...
Tags: Apple, Food, New York, London, Life, Restaurants, Careers, Trends, Strategy, Retail, Michelin, Tripadvisor, Norfolk, Damascus, Nordic, Don


Five Dollar Feasts

Heraclitus once said, “the only constant in life is change,” but when it comes to the cost of living, that change is always going up. This is especially true of big cities like Austin, Texas, where newcomers including myself have been flocking in droves. Natives tell tales of $600 rent for a one bedroom apartment downtown, which is utterly unthinkable, if not downright laughable, in the midst of the current housing boom. Despite these rapidly rising expenses, there’s still a wealth of wildly fla...
Tags: Travel, Food, New York, Texas, Budget, Restaurants, Austin, Baking, Rich, Vegan, Sichuan, Don, Austin Texas, Li, Bao, Heraclitus


Arc De Triomphe Wrapped by Christo

There’s been high anticipation for the unveiling of the Arc De Triomphe Wrapped by Christo, as 1200 workers have been working non-stop, seven days a week for the last month for it to open on time for September 18.   I went twice, first on Friday night, when it was dramatically bathed in white light, and early on Saturday morning, when the pleated fabric contrasted with the sharp red cord stood out against the combination of clouds and patches of blue sky. The image was quite striking.   ...
Tags: Travel, Outdoors, New York, Events, Paris, Gardens, Parks, Christo, Arc de Triomphe, Museums/Galleries/Exhibits, Richard Nahem, Jeanne Marie, Arc De Triomphe Wrapped, Issaye Miyake, Central Park Gates Project, Place Etoile


Stephen Curry is going to get screwed by at least one MVP voter

NBA Now that Stephen Curry has run down Michael Jordan and the Bulls’ legendary 72-win team with a season for the ages, we’ll see if he can break an even more imposing record.When it’s come to the MVP voting, there has never been a unanimous selection in NBA history. We’ve always had icons of the game win MVPs, including Jordan, Larry Bird, Magic Johnson, Kobe Bryant, Shaquille O’Neal and more recently, LeBron James. But none has ever taken th...
Tags: Travel, New York, Minnesota, Boston, Cnn, Atlantic, Spurs, Michael Jordan, Portland, Nba, Miami, Philadelphia, Jordan, TNT, Globe, Memphis


NBA All-Stars from Kevin Durant to Al Horford face wild trade rumor mill

NBA TORONTO — James Harden raised his eyebrows and let out a short sigh. He was being asked about the potential for a shakeup within his team, the Rockets, and took the fallback position that seems to have become the bunker of choice for big-name players here in the frozen North.“It’s out of my control,” he said. “I just focus on what I can control. This weekend, I’m having a good time, so I don’t really worry about that.” MORE: Ranking every...
Tags: Travel, New York, DeMarcus Cousins, Sacramento, Toronto, Atlanta, Kings, Nba, Rockets, North, Lebron James, Houston, Cleveland, Denver, Anthony, Lakers


Kid runs onto court, gives Carmelo Anthony hug during game

NBA The way the Knicks’ season has gone, Carmelo Anthony can use a hug — just not necessarily one from a random kid during a game.MORE: Classic photos of Carmelo Anthony | Melo could have been a Heatle A boy ran up to Melo late in New York’s loss to the Pelicans in New Orleans on Monday night. After an embrace and a brief exchange, the youngster was led back into the stands by a game official. “I was shocked. I didn’t really kno...
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Carmelo Anthony says he wouldn't accept Phil Jackson coaching Knicks

NBA null null Basketball A lot of people are excited about the prospect of Phil Jackson coming back to coach. Carmelo Anthony isn’t one of them.The Knicks forward balked at ...
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Taliban replace ministry for women with ‘virtue’ authorities

By KATHY GANNON KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — Afghanistan’s new Taliban rulers set up a ministry for the “propagation of virtue and the prevention of vice” in the building that once housed the Women’s Affairs Ministry, escorting out World Bank staffers on Saturday as part of the forced move. It was the latest troubling sign that the Taliban are restricting women’s rights as they settle into government, just a month since they overran the capital of Kabul. During their previous rule of Afghanistan in...
Tags: Politics, New York, News, Washington, Islamic State, Qatar, Sport, World news, Turkey, Iran, Afghanistan, Unesco, Soccer, Taliban, Pakistan, Dubai


The 11 best hotels in Washington, DC - from the historic Hay-Adams to the iconic Watergate

When you buy through our links, Insider may earn an affiliate commission. Learn more. Tripadvisor As the nation's capital, DC is filled with important history, national landmarks, museums, and more. There are many DC hotels to meet so much tourist demand, from historic properties to luxury stays. We chose the best hotels in Washington, DC based on our own travels and extensive research. Table of Contents: Masthead Sticky Brimming with history and culture, Washington, DC is a cultur...
Tags: New York, Navy, Washington, White House, US, Trends, Washington Dc, Marriott, Smithsonian, National Mall, Capitol Hill, Lafayette, Dc, Tripadvisor, John Adams, Martin Luther King Jr


‘America’s Frontline Doctors’ Peddle Bogus COVID

How ‘America’s Frontline Doctors’ Sold Access to Bogus COVID-19 Treatments—and Left Patients in the Lurch How ‘America’s Frontline Doctors’ Sold Access to Bogus COVID-19 Treatments—and Left Patients in the Lurch Mike says he was struggling with COVID-19 when he felt his breathing getting worse. He did not want to go to the Veterans Affairs hospital near his home, where he believed doctors might put him on a ventilator. And he knew they would not prescribe the treatment he really wanted: a drug ...
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Severe COVID

Recovery From Severe COVID-19 May Provide Better Future Protection Against Some Variants Recovery From Severe COVID-19 May Provide Better Future Protection Against Some Variants Contracting a case of COVID-19 is bad enough. Contracting a case that requires you to be hospitalized is decidedly worse. But according to a new study published in the journal Science, there is one small good hidden in that otherwise unalloyed bad. Recovery from a coronavirus infection severe enough to land you in the h...
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Vermont Is Remaking its Power Grid to Fight Climate Change

This Vermont Utility Is Revolutionizing Its Power Grid to Fight Climate Change. Will the Rest of the Country Follow Suit? The rural town of Panton, Vt., is home to GMP’s newest effort to remake the electric system: a “microgrid” attached to a solar power plant, which can distribute its electricity to parts of the nearby community in case they get cut off from the main energy network due to falling trees or heavy snows, common occurrences in this isolated New England town. Hilary Swift for TIME...
Tags: Travel, New York, Texas, Australia, Karen, Idaho, Ford, New Jersey, Colchester, North Carolina, Vermont, Pacific Northwest, Hall, Duke Energy, New England, Woodstock


10 US cities, including New York, DC, and San Francisco, lost almost all their business travel revenue this year

Diego Cervo / Shutterstock.com Fallout from the coronavirus pandemic is wiping out a decade's worth of revenue and job growth, a report says. Corporate, government, and group travel is the industry's largest source of revenue. Travel revenue has been hammered by remote work and a new surge in COVID-19 cases. See more stories on Insider's business page. US cities across the country will lose millions, and in some cases billions, of dollars in revenue in 2021 as far fewer people...
Tags: Travel, Transportation, New York, News, Congress, Hotels, US, San Francisco, Trends, Remote Work, Chicago, Washington Dc, Bill Gates, Hilton, Las Vegas, Business Travel


Lawsuit blasts NYC’s “capricious” Covid-19 homeless response

Lawsuit blasts NYC’s “capricious” Covid-19 homeless response Legal Aid filed a lawsuit against the city for not moving more homeless into hotel rooms New York / Mayor Bill de Blasio and the Lucerne Hotel at  201 West 79th Street (Getty; iStock; Google Maps) A legal services provider representing homeless New Yorkers has sued the city for its handling of the Covid-19 outbreak, alleging it needlessly endangers those in city shelters. The Legal Aid Society claims in a suit that prolonged use of...
Tags: Travel, Google, New York, Dhs, Bill De Blasio, Upper West Side, Lucerne, Legal Aid Society, Goldfein, Grand Prospect Hall, COVID, Joshua Goldfein, 上海419桑拿会所, Lucerne Hotel, Orion Jones


Charlie Kushner gets presidential pardon

Charlie Kushner gets presidential pardon Landlord and head of Kushner Cos. served prison time on charges including retaliating against a witness New York / Charles Kushner (Getty) Charles Kushner, the Kushner Companies boss who spent over a year in prison on charges including falsifying tax returns, making illegal campaign donations and retaliating against a witness, received a pardon from President Donald Trump Wednesday, the White House announced. The pardon has significant implications fo...
Tags: Travel, New York, White House, New York City, Alabama, Barack Obama, Tennessee, New York Times, New Jersey, Philadelphia, Donald Trump, Trump, Williamsburg, Roger Stone, Federal Election Commission, Ian Schrager


These are the companies dumping the Trump Organization

These are the companies dumping the Trump Organization Banks, brokerages and the Girl Scouts have quit president’s business New York / Eric Trump and Donald Trump Jr. with President Donald Trump (Getty) The fallout for President Donald Trump and his family business after the Jan. 6 attack on the Capitol has not abated. On Wednesday, the House of Representatives impeached Trump for a second time, setting the stage for a possible Senate trial in the coming weeks. And a number of businesses and...
Tags: Travel, New York, Washington, Wall Street, Senate, Chicago, New York Times, House Of Representatives, Deutsche Bank, Bill De Blasio, Bronx, Donald Trump, Blackstone, Business Insider, Central Park, Trump


NYC loses $2.5B in property taxes, gets $1B from FEMA

NYC loses $2.5B in property taxes, gets $1B from FEMA State also gets $1B as Biden grants waiver for Covid reimbursement New York / Sen. Charles Schumers aid President-elect Joe Biden agreed to assist NYC. (Getty) Property tax revenue did not plunge with the city’s economy last year because assessments preceded the pandemic. This year, New York won’t be so lucky. The travails of hotels, office buildings and other real estate will cause property tax revenue to fall by $2.5 billion next year, ...
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What to make of Stephen Ross betting $1M on mayor’s race

What to make of Stephen Ross betting $1M on mayor’s race Related chairman’s donation triples size of new campaign fund New York News Analysis / Stephen Ross of Related (Getty, Wikipedia Commons) After 12 years of loving Michael Bloomberg and seven despising Bill de Blasio, some titans of real estate are ready to splurge on a pro-business mayoral candidate. But which one? And can real estate’s money make a difference anyway? Don’t count on it. First, the news: Related Companies Chairman St...
Tags: Travel, Amazon, New York, Obama, Bloomberg, Bill De Blasio, City Council, Michael Bloomberg, De Blasio, Ross, Dante, Eric Adams, Industry City, Carlos Menchaca, Shaun Donovan, Stephen Ross


StreetEasy launches new app, software to ease manual listing entry

StreetEasy launches new app, software to ease manual listing entry “Think of it as Apple announcing the next version of iOS,” a spokesperson said New York / Zillow Group’s New York General Manager Matt Daimler (Credit: Twitter and iStock) UPDATED Thursday, August 22, 2019 12:11 p.m.: StreetEasy is doubling down on manual entry. Today, the Zillow Group-owned listings platform is rolling out a dedicated app and upgraded back-end tools for agents to enter and manage their listings. Now agents c...
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NY tax officials crack down on remote workers

NY tax officials crack down on remote workers Nonresidents who worked remotely must still pay taxes, officials say New York / Working from an out-of-state home does not mean you can skip paying New York taxes. (iStock) Tax officials in New York state are taking a closer look at the refund claims of folks who traded a desk in New York for their out-of-state home office. The “convenience rule” is what’s in question, according to the Wall Street Journal. New York state taxes the money that nonr...
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TheFork and SevenRooms Ink Multi-Year Strategic Partnership Deal Across Europe, the United Kingdom and Australia

NEW YORK (14 September 2021) — TheFork, the leading online restaurant reservations platform from the Tripadvisor Media Group, today announced a strategic partnership with SevenRooms, a guest experience and retention platform for the hospitality industry. In an increasingly digital world on the path to recovery, TheFork and SevenRooms have joined forces to offer an exclusive and unique combination of services aimed at helping restaurants increase online reservations while seamlessly managi...
Tags: Travel, Europe, New York, Australia, United Kingdom, Netherlands Spain, Tripadvisor Media Group, Belgium Italy France


Blastoff? Architects envision tower strapped to asteroid, parachuting tenants

For full functionality of this site it is necessary to enable JavaScript. Please Allow Javascript and reload this page. Blastoff? Architects envision tower strapped to asteroid, parachuting tenants Asteroid would orbit northern and southern hemispheres New York / The pitch to lenders could go something like this: The world s tallest building will be strapped to a mobile space rock, and residents can come and go as they please so long as they parachute down to earth. Are you sold? This is the...
Tags: Travel, New York, Nasa, Dezeen, Clouds Architecture Office, Analemma, Analemma Tower, Oiio, Kathryn Brenzel, Midtown Manhattan Analemma


Toll Brothers shooting for $324M sellout at 77 Charlton

For full functionality of this site it is necessary to enable JavaScript. Please Allow Javascript and reload this page. Toll Brothers shooting for $324M sellout at 77 Charlton Homebuilder paid $57M for Hudson Square site in 2012 New York / 77 Charlton Street Toll Brothers City Living is aiming to sell $323.5 million worth of apartments at 77 Charlton Street, its forthcoming condominium project in Hudson Square. The luxury homebuilder officially filed plans for a 161-unit development with th...
Tags: Travel, New York, California, Pennsylvania, New Jersey, Broadway, Charlton, Toll Brothers, Unionbank, Hudson Square, Charlton Homebuilder, Charlton Street Toll Brothers City Living, Charlton Street, David Von Spreckelsen, Shanghai Municipal Investment


Big 432 Park deal pushed luxury contracts to best week of the year: Olshan

For full functionality of this site it is necessary to enable JavaScript. Please Allow Javascript and reload this page. Big 432 Park deal pushed luxury contracts to best week of the year: Olshan Mystery buyer stitched together trio of units with a total ask of $120M New York / from left: Harry Macklowe with 432 Park and KUB Capital s Shawn Katz and Roger Bittenbender with 150 Wooster A buying spree at 432 Park Avenue that put three units into contract with a combined asking price of $120 mi...
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Macklowe’s 737 Park notches priciest luxury contract of the week

For full functionality of this site it is necessary to enable JavaScript. Please Allow Javascript and reload this page. Macklowe’s 737 Park notches priciest luxury contract of the week October recorded another solid week of pricey home deals New York / Privacy Overview This website uses cookies to improve your experience while you navigate through the website. Out of these cookies, the cookies that are categorized as necessary are stored on your browser as they are essential for the workin...
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Corcoran Group in talks to bring Manafort townhouse to market

For full functionality of this site it is necessary to enable JavaScript. Please Allow Javascript and reload this page. Corcoran Group in talks to bring Manafort townhouse to market Property is subject to forfeiture if former Trump campaign manager is convicted New York / The Corcoran Group has a contract to sell the Carroll Gardens townhouse owned by indicted former President Trump campaign manager Paul Manafort, sources told The Real Deal. The property was cited in the Monday indictment, i...
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Inside Compass’ recruiting machine

For full functionality of this site it is necessary to enable JavaScript. Please Allow Javascript and reload this page. Inside Compass’ recruiting machine “When we want someone, we go after them from every angle possible.” New York / (Illustration by Lexi Pilgrim for The Real Deal) UPDATED, Feb. 13, 9:38 a.m.: Residential brokerages in New York woke up on Dec. 7 with 450 million new reasons to fear Compass. Softbank’s cash infusion in that amount accelerated the firm’s nationwide growth tim...
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Developers of Hudson Square condo snag $215M loan

For full functionality of this site it is necessary to enable JavaScript. Please Allow Javascript and reload this page. Developers of Hudson Square condo snag $215M loan Bank of the Ozarks strikes again with major condo financing deal New York / The developers of 537 Greenwich Street landed a $215 million construction loan for their upcoming Hudson Square condominium tower. A partnership of Strategic Capital, Forum Absolute and Cape Advisors tapped condo-friendly lender Bank of the Ozarks fo...
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Nobody Asked Me, But… No. 254: Hotel History: St. Regis Hotel | By Stanley Turkel

Hotel History: St. Regis Hotel (550 rooms) : In 1904, Colonel John Jacob Astor broke ground for the building of the St. Regis Hotel at the corner of Fifth Avenue and 55th Street, in the most exclusive residential section of New York at the time.
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