East Village Apartments Blog
The Quantum Eye @ Bleecker Street Theatre
Mentalism, magic, perception and deception: Sam Eaton
’s extraordinary ability and gentle humor make for a different show every time. A smart mental magic peformance the whole family can enjoy.
Where: Bleecker Street Theatre
through May 29
45 Bleecker St, between Bowery and Lafayette St
(just steps away from the apartments!)
Run time: 80 minutes, no intermission
Tickets: Click hereSaturday shows start at 5pm and Tuesday shows at 8pm.
Tuesday nights are often followed by Quantum
discussions with Sam Eaton. Topics include deception, the mind, perception and your questions.
Labels: 32 East 3rd Street, Bleecker Street, East Village neighborhood, memorable holiday, Theatre Show, unique New York
Deitch Projects: Final Days
in SoHo is busy with its final gallery events before an anticipated June closure
as a result of the appointment of its owner, Jeffrey Deitch, to the directorship of L.A.'s MoCA, according to the museum's board chairs David Johnson and Maria Bell. Inevitably, these events are so crowded, they spill out onto the street. While the real fancy parties held after the openings are only for the elite few, these are still great places to people-watch.
76 Grand St (between Greene and Wooster Sts)
A, C, E to Canal St; R, W to Canal St ; J, M, Z to Canal St; 6 to Canal St15-minute walk
from the East Village Apartments
Tue-Sat noon-6 pm.
Labels: East Village Apartments, East Village neighborhood, memorable holiday, must see destinations NYC, New York Art, Soho, Soho Art Gallery
Movie & TV Shows Filming Locations
Wake up early or stay up late, and go watch TV & movie stars on set in the streets surrounding the East Village Apartments
Visit Bowery Boogie's website
daily for filming locations & times around The Bowery.
You never know, you might actually catch your favorite show or actor!
Labels: 32 East 3rd Street, East Village Apartments, Filming Locations NYC, memorable holiday, Movie set, Movie Stars New York, The Bowery, TV set
Spas Under 50$ Steps From The East Village Apartments
Why not indulge yourself in a spa, blocks away from the East Village Apartments
? I bet you deserve it, after all, sightseeing & shopping & walking all day is exhausting.
Plus, they're under 50$... so hop in! ;)Great Jones Spa
29 Great Jones St at Lafayette St, 212-505-3185Water Lounge Pass
(bathing suit required) - Three hours: $50The bone-warming hot-rock sauna and cloudlike steam room in the Water Lounge are good stops at this skylit courtyard, but you’ll find real bliss in the hot tub, where strategically placing yourself near the jets yields a gentle full-body massage.What you’ll find: Hot tub and cold-plunge tub, plus steam and hot-rock saunas. Best part: Snag a lounge chair near the waterfall and palms, close your eyes and you can easily be in the Caribbean.—Elizabeth BarrRussian and Turkish Baths
268 E 10th St between First Ave and Ave A, 212-674-9250All day pass:
$30This place is old-school to the max, with a mostly AARP-member clientele wearing the (provided) wackiest robes and sandals in the tristate area. (A tip: Ask one of the regulars to show you his/her routine—it can be kind of confusing for first-timers.)What you’ll find: Sundeck, Swedish shower, an aromatherapy room, a Turkish room, two saunas, an ice-cold pool and a restaurant. Best part: There are coed and single-sex hours, but it’s open 365 days a year—as is Anna’s Restaurant, right inside the front door, where you can get Russian delicacies from borscht to herring after your sauna session.—Colin St. JohnWhy Not Men’s Spa: After-hours body massage
174-04 W 4th St between Cornelia and Jones Sts, 212-337-8551After Hour Discount
(by appointment only) - One hour: $50
Mon–Sat 10pm–midnightThe friendly staff at this clean, minimalist spot put my spa-phobic self at ease. My therapist incorporated Swedish and Asian techniques, smoothing on a green-tea-scented lotion and adjusting the pressure until it was just right. I got a good working all over, including my temples, brows, cheekbones and ears, as well as my pelvis and rear—areas I had no idea needed so much attention. Take note: Rose petals adorn the massage room—unorthodox for a men’s spa, but hey, even guys like to feel pretty sometimes.—Roberto De Luna
Labels: East Village Apartments, East Village neighborhood, indulge yourself, memorable holiday, New York Massage, NY Sauna, NY Spa
East Village Walking Tour
Saturdays & Wednesdays @ 12:00pm
Learn all about East Village Apartments
This is a crash course in East Village/Lower East Side history. From the farmlands of the 1600s and the wealthy estates of the 1700s, to immigration, tenements, the "melting pot" and how the East Village became a haven for artists and counter culturalists in the twentieth century (and everything in between).
Check out http://www.eastvillagetours.com
for many other affordable & interesting tours in our neighborhood (Alphabet City, The Bowery, Lower East Side, etc.).
Labels: East Village Apartments, East Village neighborhood, East Village NYC, memorable holiday, must see destinations NYC, Quintessential landmarks in New York City, unique New York, vibrant NYC
Here’s how a vacation rental can make your tour memorable
You travel to relax your mind and to enjoy some time away from the
hustle-bustle of life. And of course, there are various health
benefits that you can obtain through your holiday.
Consider yourself lucky as now you have more options rather than just
hotels to stay at! Furnished vacation rentals
have come as a highly
preferred staying option by travellers across the globe. And no,
saving costs is not the only reason for this trend. There are lots
With the evolution of the travel industry in the last few years, you
can find a Holiday vacation rental
in practically any part of the world. So
even if you are planning to visit that little-known obscure town in
some part of Europe, in all probabilities, you would be able to find a decent Holiday vacation rental premises
there, even though you may not find a hotel.
The best part of staying at a Holiday vacation rental premises
is that it is decently furnished to suit your comfort and you get to enjoy the warm hospitality of the owner. You may even get the facility of home-made food depending upon the amenities available. In some cases you may be able to prepare your own food in the attached kitchen.Holiday Vacation rentals
come as a wonderful option for large families as they can book an entire property for their stay, as opposed to spending a hefty amount on booking multiple rooms in a hotel.
So the next time you travel, make the best use of this remarkable stay option.
Labels: apartment royale, East Village Apartments, Furnishe Apartments, holiday rental apartments, Holiday vacation rental premises, memorable holiday, Royale Apartments, vacation rental aprtments