Fort Washington Park

Posted by in Featured, Other, Parks

Fort Washington Park is the perfect rural retreat for those looking to escape the hustle and bustle of the city. It’s a lush green space that offers spectacular views to the Hudson River and the New Jersey Palisades. Learn all about this beautiful park’s history by reading below.

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Washington Heights Zip Codes

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Washington Heights is home to several zip codes and it can be confusing to figure out where one starts and the next one ends. That’s why we’ve put together a convenient guide with quick overview on the block ranges of each of the Washington Heights zip codes. The guide also includes a complete list of the most notable landmarks and educational institutions according to their location. Get the full rundown by reading below!

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Inwood Hill Park

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Inwood Hill Park is a rare rural retreat in the midst of the concrete jungle that is NYC. It is the only naturally occurring forest in the city. The hilly terrain and wild landscape makes this park have an idyllic and peaceful feel to it that can’t be found anywhere else in Manhattan. The uphill location also makes it a great spot to see the rest of the city from a vantage point of view. Read below to learn more about this historic and intriguing park!

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James Bailey House in Hamilton Heights

Posted by on Mar 24, 2017 in Community, History, Other

The James Bailey House stands today as a reminder of the neighborhood’s rich past and history. The majestic residence is located within the areas of Sugar Hill and Hamilton Heights and features some of the most striking Romanesque Revival architecture. Discover why this hidden gem is considered to be the “Grey Gardens” of Washington Heights by reading below!

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Diners in Washington Heights

Posted by on Mar 22, 2017 in Diners, Food & Drink, Other

The best diners in Washington Heights offer delicious comfort food that’s inspired by American, European, and Caribbean cuisines. In a time where fast-food chains dominate the restaurant scene, there’s nothing quite as convenient as finding a neighborhood diner. They’ve got a coziness to them that’s quite difficult to find in other places. Support small businesses and have your next meal at one of the lovely diners listed below.

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Bakeries in Washington Heights

Posted by on Mar 22, 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 below to discover some other desserts that will keep you coming back to these uptown bakeries for more!

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