As someone who works in the creative field, it is always a big deal for me to find someone who echoes the same sentiments when it comes to realizing your passion and executing it tenfold, making it your career and something you wake up every morning excited to do. This can be easily stated and more about budding artist & illustrator Justin T. Russo, who has been getting praise and a ton of social media buzz about his set of illustrations called “Government & Gams”. [Read more…] about My One on One with Deliciously Handsome Artist Justin T. Russo
With multiple locations in Manhattan, Crunch Gym has unveiled some great new classes for you to enjoy and keep your body beach ready for the warmer weather! Our gym of choice to work off those calories, with a great “no attitude” regiment in each location, they are the go to location to workout and enjoy the results each and every time you go.
Post picture editing is about 5 minutes older than the art of photography itself. We have gone from painting in color by hand to the endless complexity of Photoshop and Lightroom. Most of the editing I do for my own photos is done through apps on my phone. I rely on post-shot editing in order to express how I truly saw the scene or subject I was photographing. [Read more…] about New York Unfiltered: An Unedited Photo Blog
Urban sun seekers can rejoice as The OUT Hotel is offering their award winning spa amenities to day-trippers! Locals can now say so long to Soho House attitude and Hamptons Jitney misery and sign up at the front desk at one of New York City’s most sophisticated and hip spaces to truly indulge in a spa day with zero commitment! [Read more…] about Locals Only: Summer Day Spa at The OUT Hotel in New York City
Although I celebrate this delicacy all year round, May just happens to be National Burger Month! How exciting (insert as many burger emojis as possible here)! In the past three years at Manhattan Digest, I have had my fill of some of the most delicious burgers in the world, and now I have come to find there are tons more options available to celebrate the month in style, and beef. [Read more…] about Top Burgers Choices in Manhattan for National Burger Month!
With Cinco de Mayo just passed, the Sensual, and eXotic new SX Liquors brand has declared that May is the official month to be SEXY, and is here to remind you that their Award-Winning line of spirits is ready to get the party started–and keep it going–all month long! [Read more…] about Have a SeXy De Mayo with SX Liquors in NYC All Month Long!
Just because Cinco De Mayo has passed, doesn’t mean the party should stop! With the warmer weather in full effect up in Manhattan, we are all looking to spend our days and nights partying it up with delicious drinks galore. So if Margaritas, Mojitos and beverages like that don’t do the trick for you, maybe some delicious Luxury Tequila options will? We have found some great and tasty tequila choices for you to enjoy at your next Manhattan party. Take a look at what we found, and enjoy responsibly! [Read more…] about Luxury Tequilas to Enjoy at Your Next Manhattan Party!
Manhattan is the best city in the world, period. You can’t get better than what NYC has to offer in so many ways, that it is the most iconic location in the world to visit at any given time of the year. With endless attractions, restaurants, parks, shopping, and so much more, it gives that first time (or repeat) visitor that chance to really see and hear all that it has to offer. [Read more…] about 5 Essentials to Visiting Manhattan For the First Time
Summer is just around the corner, and that means beaches, surfing, food and fun. So what better way than to kick off the season with the re-opening of a rad and awesome place? Surf City, Jersey City’s megabar and restaurant complete with a gorgeous outdoor waterfront beach oasis kicks off its 2016 season on Friday, May 13th. [Read more…] about Surf City, Jersey City’s Waterfront Beach Bar, Re-opens Friday
In the three years since I’ve started Manhattan Digest, I have had the ability to review close to 100 phenomenal restaurants in the New York City area. Since that time, my waist size has expanded, clothes don’t fit me as well anymore, I might need to go to the doctor sooner than later, but it was all worth it for the amazing cuisines that I have experienced on this incredible ride. [Read more…] about The Top 10 NYC Restaurant’s I’ve Been to for Manhattan Digest