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As stupid as the "needle" is in the center of Centra; Park, The bar called "Cleopatra's Needle" is a blast - decorated for all seasons! And the barkeep will cut you off after two - even if you are walking. If you laugh too much......More
The obelisk is located inside Central Park and can be found on most online maps. It's not absolutely necessary to visit, but it's free and right off the path so there is no harm if you are walking through that particular part of the park.
My wife and I have travelled to Egypt and since that trip we have visited the obelisks of Paris and London. With this trip to NYC, we closed the loop on Egypt’s history across the ocean. A feeling of wonder having been to “the place”...More
The best way to see this authentic and ancient Egyptian obelisk is from the comfort of the snack shop inside the Metropolitan Museum of Art Fifth Avenue, the Petrie Court Cafe. While you are sipping a cool drink you will have a perfect view of...More
This lovely and quaint jazz bar is the most authentic experience in the entire neighborhood.
The talent on open mic night just blew my mind.
From the sax, piano, vocals.....amazing!!!
Great happy hour too.
I’m officially addicted to this spot!
I've been to NYC many, many times and never knew this little gem existed. It is amazing to see such an artifact (3500 BC?) up close. I've always wanted to visit Egypt but this will have to do. Quite an amazing piece with an equally...More
I almost walked my feet off trying to find “Cleopatra’s Needle!! It was well worth it though. I will never be able to travel to Egypt & right here in NYC, the Egyptians sent this fabulous piece of history to us as a gift in...More