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  1. RNCollins

    Fuhgeddaboutit! Sorry, But There Is No Brooklyn Accent

    Fuhgeddaboutit! Sorry, But There Is No Brooklyn Accent https://gothamist.com/arts-entertainment/fuhgeddaboutit-sorry-there-no-brooklyn-accent BY ARUN VENUGOPAL, WNYC / Arts & Entertainment / gothamist / gothamist.com / 10/24/19 “The idea of “Brooklynese” has fairly deep roots in New York City...
  2. RNCollins

    Amtrak launching nonstop Acela service between NYC and Washington

    Amtrak launching nonstop Acela service between NYC and Washington https://www.travelweekly.com/Travel-News/Car-Rental-News/Amtrak-launching-nonstop-NY-DC-Acela-service By Rebecca Tobin / Ground Transportation / Travel Weekly / travelweekly.com / Jul 25, 2019 “Amtrak will begin offering nonstop...
  3. RNCollins

    Aruba’s New Year-Round Flights From New York

    Aruba’s New Year-Round Flights From New York https://www.caribjournal.com/2019/07/02/aruba-year-round-flights/ Caribbean Journal / caribjournal.com / July 2, 2019 “The Dutch Caribbean’s most-visited travel destination is getting more new flights from New York. Aruba will soon be the...
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    HGVC - Deal or no deal?

    I just want to preface this thread by being upfront that I probably should have researched this topic more that I did before posting this and definitely before I bought in (had no idea there was such a robust community around vacation package/timeshares) and I apologize in advance if I am...
  5. J

    HGVC NYC 57th Street Points

    I am a resale owner of two HGVC weeks (Park City and Vegas), and am considering the purchase of a resale week at the NYC 57th Street property. According to the HGVC website, the Home Resort preference (for booking 57th Street 276 days to 45 days ahead of the checkout date) "may only be used...
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    Hello, I’m researching timeshare purchases and am curious about those in NYC. We live near Philadelphia, and travel to NYC about 2-3 times a year for long 3-4 day weekends for shopping, shows, etc. We are a family of 5 - kids are 12, 8, and 5 - so usually need a 2 BR or two smaller rooms...
  7. Scheu

    Wanted: NYC March 12th or 13th -17th

    Looking for a timeshare in NYC for two adults Monday March 12th, or 13th, checking out March 17th. Thank you in advance.
  8. C

    The Manhattan Club, 200 w 56 st, nyc, ny (TMC)

    TMC is widely-known among timeshare owners and others as being fraud and lie-ridden with ultra exorbitantly high maintenance fees (UP NEARLY 400% SINCE ITS INCEPTION). this timeshare and its owners are now in a state of "limbo" after the court victory won by the new york state attorney...
  9. Sugarcubesea

    Headed to NYC --- Things to do Cheaply

    I'm Headed to NYC at the end of June for a business trip. I will be staying one extra day to see the sights, can anyone give me some links to shows or things that can be done cheaply in NYC. I'm flying into Newark Airport as my company felt that would be a cost save (more of a pain in the ass...