Bakeries in Washington Heights

Posted by on Oct 18, 2017 in Desserts and Bakeries, Desserts and Bakeries, Other

There are many mouth-watering bakeries in Washington Heights, including some of the best Dominican bakeries around. The exotic pastries they serve up are prepared fresh daily and many of them remain open 24/7 so you can get your sweet fix at any time of day. Those looking for the ultimate sugar high will find delicacies such the guayaba and tres leches cakes impossible to resist. Read on to discover some other desserts that will keep you coming back to these uptown bakeries for more!

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Best Chinese Food in Washington Heights

Posted by on Oct 6, 2017 in Asian, Food & Drink, Other

You don’t have to go downtown to enjoy the best Chinese food in the city. In fact, you don’t even have to leave Washington Heights to savor some of the finest cuisines from the Middle Kingdom. From traditional Chinese fare to dishes inspired by Cantonese and Schezuan styles of cooking, this neighborhood also offers plenty of delicious options. Read on to find out where you can consume the best Chinese food in Washington Heights!

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Best Washington Heights Bars for Whiskey

Posted by on Oct 5, 2017 in Bars & Nightlife, Other

Washington Heights has plenty to offer to whiskey lovers. While most of these can’t be qualified as “whiskey BARS”, we’ve scoured the neighborhood to find the best whiskey cocktails available!  Lift your spirits and check out the best Washington Heights bars for whiskey!

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Fort Tryon Park

Posted by in Other, Parks

Fort Tryon Park and the Cloisters are one of the neighborhood’s gems. The scenic park offers panoramic views of the Hudson River and The Palisades in neighboring New Jersey. Even though Fort Tryon is a short train ride away from Midtown, the serene atmosphere to be found here will make you forget you were ever in the city at all. Go for a run or a walk along the park’s winding trails and enjoy a peaceful retreat from the hustle and bustle of Manhattan.

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Highbridge Park

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Highbridge Park offers spectacular views of the East River and lower Manhattan. The park’s undergone a major restoration concluding with the reopening of the bridge that connects the city with the Bronx. Explore the community center, take a swim in the pool, or hop on your bike and try the mountain biking trails. Get outside and discover this neighborhood gem!

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