New York Journals

9 Nights in New York City

An August 2002 trip to New York by Hooligan

Quote: Went to New York city for 9 nights and had one of the best vacations eating, drinking, shopping and relaxing.

9 Nights in New York City


China town, Garment district, Restaurants, Central Park, Empire state building, Theatre, Discovering new places. Everyone has their own New York.

Quick Tips:

Best Way To Get Around:

Walking is the best way to get to know the city. Subway is very easy and inexpensive. Taxi's can be crazy but are a quick way to get around (though more expensive). A car is expensive to park, painful to drive (mainly due to the pedestrians) and parking difficult to find.

Royalton - Morgans Hotel Group

Best Of IgoUgo

Hotel | "Royalton Hotel"

Stayed at the Royalton hotel for 9 nights with the first night through the IGOUGO special. Hotel has a great location about 2 blocks from Times Square. Unlike another reviewer's opinion, the area did not appear at all "slightly seedy" to me or my girlfriend. Lobby was very cool with white, modern lounge type furniture, blue carpeting, and techno music playing in the background. This is a place to drink excellent martini's (though expensive at about $10), hang out with friends, and people watch before a late night on the town. This and the tiny bar alongside it were highly recommended by a Zagat's survey. Staff was very helpful in helping with the luggage and check in was very easy. Elevato...Read More

Member Rating 4 out of 5 on September 14, 2002

Royalton - Morgans Hotel Group
New York, New York 10036
1 212 8694400