New York City Guide By Antonia Peck

The Luxury Channel’s guide to where to go, what to do and what to see in New York’s most stylish neighbourhoods.

New York City Guide

The Upper East Side: Where New York’s finest live and lunch

New York

Sleep:
Despite being a New York legend, the Plaza Athénée has the feel of an intimate European chateau, with an exotic, Oriental-style bar.

www.plaza-athenee.com

Eat:
Smart and tasty French cuisine at Daniel, from Daniel Boulud.

www.danielnyc.com

Drink:
Cocktails and jazz at Café Carlyle.

www.thecarlyle.com

Shop:
At the new Lanvin store on Madison Avenue.

www.lanvin.com

Spa:
Wine detox? Oh yes – at the Caudalie Vinotherapy spa, anyway.

www.plaza-athenee.com

Play:
A contemporary classic, the Whitney Museum of Contemporary Art is a collection of modern greats.

www.whitney.org

Upper West Side: Grown-up style between the park and the river

New York

Sleep:
Asian Zen between the 35th and 54th floors of the Time Warner Building, the Mandarin Oriental is pure class and style.

www.mandarinoriental.com

Eat:
Cutesy English-style tea and cakes at Alice’s Tea Cup.

www.alicesteacup.com

Thomas Keller’s top-notch nine-course tasting menu at Per Se.

www.perseny.com

Drink:
Enjoy the views from the Lobby Lounge at Mandarin Oriental, New York with panoramic views over the whole of Midtown.

www.mandarinoriental.com

Shop:
Time to start thinking about the iPad 2 at the Apple Store.

www.apple.com

Spa:
Pure Yoga offers a variety of style of yoga all under one roof.

www.pure-yoga.com

Play:
Adults and children alike love the American Museum for Natural History and Rose Centre for Earth and Space.

www.amnh.com