New York Journals

Thanksgiving in NYC

A November 2004 trip to New York by NathanDonn

Macys Parade  Photo, New York, United States More Photos
Quote: I loved New York City and seeing the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade. Ever since I was a kid, I have watched the parade on TV. I never thought I would get to see one! The morning of the parade, we had brunch at the Mariott Marque in their rotating restaurant.

Thanksgiving in NYC

Overview

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I loved New York City and loved seeing the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade. Ever since I was a kid, I watched the parade on TV. I never thought I would get to see one! The morning of the parade, we had brunch at the Mariott Marque in their rotating restaurant. It was a lot of fun to be on eye level with the balloons. It was also a great place to sit with my elderly mother-in-law. Stayed warm and got a good seat.Quick Tips: Vegetarian Paradise 2 is a wonderful 100% vegetarian restaurant! Little Italy is a must! Pellegrino's is the best restaurant!Best Way To Get Around: We got a subway pass for the week and walked. You have to go on the subway to get a feel for NYC! Walking allows you ...Read More

Marriott Marquis New York City

Hotel | "New York Marriott Marquis"

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The New York Marriott Marquis Hotel in Times Square features first-class service in a world-class hotel that sparkles after a recent $150 million renovation, with new rooms, a new high-speed elevator system, and newly designed restaurants. Times Square and the New York Marquis offer easy access to New York's popular business destinations, best shopping, Broadway theatre, Midtown Manhattan attractions like Rockefeller Center, Radio City Music Hall, Good Morning America studios, the Fashion District, and more. Meeting and event planners will find a venue perfect for business meetings, conventions, or social events with creative catering and impeccable service in surroundings second-to-none in New York C...Read More

Member Rating 4 out of 5 on August 6, 2005

Marriott Marquis New York City
1535 Broadway
New York, New York 10036
(212) 398-1900

Pellegrino's

Restaurant

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The house specialty is Linguini Sinatra with a half lobster, shrimp, clams, pinolli, and mushrooms. They have an excellent Italian and American wine list, with wines ranging in price from $22 to $350. Dessert specialties include the homemade tiramisu, Italian cheesecake, and chocolate cake of the day.

Member Rating 5 out of 5 on August 6, 2005

Pellegrino's
138 Mulberry St.
New York, New York
(212) 226-3177

NYC

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Macy's Parade  Photo, New York, United States
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Macy's Parade was a must-see! Ice skating in Central Park is a wonderful experience! NYC has so much to offer, you must go for yourself.