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Upper East Side

New York City, NY
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High-rent neighborhood of New York City located along one side of Central Park, which is predominately residential with town homes and apartment buildings along with pricey shops, restaurants, and architectural gems such as the Guggenheim Museum and the Cooper-Hewitt.
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Upper East Side
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"museum mile"
in 13 reviews
"madison avenue"
in 7 reviews
"metropolitan museum of art"
in 9 reviews
"central park"
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"neue galerie"
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"window shopping"
in 4 reviews
"carl schurz park"
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"close to times square"
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"new york"
in 14 reviews
"beautiful architecture"
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"big apple"
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"ues"
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"wealthy"
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Reviewed yesterday

We have stayed twice now in the upper eastside area, once 10 days and once 14 days. Absolutely wonderful neighbourhood.

Thank KTOWNFAN
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

The Upper East Side has some of the most exclusive addresses in NYC. There are many great restaurants in this area. Also, you have museums and Central Park. This is more of a bedroom community. A great place to raise a family.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

No museum in the United States is as celebrated as the Metropolitan Museum of Art. The largest Art Museum in The United States this homage to the world of Art is spilling over with masterpieces from all over the world, including notable collections from Ancient...More

Thank efexinteriors
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Reviewed 16 March 2018

We did an Uptown sightseeing tour of New York and part of the tour included coming down the Upper East Side which borders Central Park. After the tour we made our way back to this affluent neighbourhood. This area also houses the 'Museum Mile'. We...More

Thank thetravellingmanUk
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Reviewed 22 February 2018

The Upper East Side is a neighborhood between Central Park- Fifth Avenue, 59th Street, the East River, and 96th Street. Once known as the Silk Stocking District, it is now one of the most affluent neighborhoods in New York City. The Upper East Side is...More

Thank Maggi713
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Reviewed 3 February 2018 via mobile

Some if the best museums are here like me met, bruer and the neue. All world class places. A number of Lessie known ones are here too as well as a myriad of restaurants suited to all tastes and pocket books. Another attraction are fabulous...More

Thank Allan S
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Reviewed 28 January 2018 via mobile

Lots of residence buildings around here. The Museum mile is here including the MET and the Ukranian Institute

Thank Samuel D
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Reviewed 7 January 2018

An amazing universe on it's own right, from 5th avenue with its panache to Madison with the fancy stores and Lex & 3rd for us the regular people, with lots of businesses and interests and lots of ethnic restaurants, one better (and more expensive then...More

Thank Zhiv
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Reviewed 22 December 2017

This is the place you go to collect museum experiences and there are boutiques and quietude and solace.

Thank Alzor S
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Reviewed 18 December 2017

..visiting the Upper East Side will allow to sample a different flavor of the city ... comprised between 5th Ave. on the East of Central Park, with its imposing buildings with the most beautiful view of New York and extending eastward toward Madison Ave with...More

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Upper East Side
Combining quiet residential neighbourhoods that have
easy access to Central Park with world-famous cultural
institutions, the Upper East Side is one of the most
livable places in the city. Along beautiful Fifth
Avenue, you’ll find Museum Mile, which houses many of
the nation's most famous attractions in a single
stretch, like The Metropolitan Museum of Art and the
Guggenheim Museum. Walk a few blocks into the
...More
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