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September 10, 2015
The Peninsula Hotels has established an innovative and exclusive partnership with online luxury fashion retailer and publisher to create a series of stylish mini guides to the world’s most dynamic gateway cities, beginning with The Peninsula Paris in March 2015.

The exclusive style savvy bite-sized guides will be published permanently on the respective hotel’s section of The Peninsula website (, and featured in the travel section of’s fashionable The Edit magazine ( during the week of launch.

Each mini guide provides guests with unique insider knowledge, shopping, cultural events, style, fashion tips and dining suggestions to make the most of their time in the ten Peninsula cities.

Stay tuned for our next guide on Chicago on 12 October! 

Read more on here, and enjoy! 

Check out some of our recommendations when you are visiting New York:

What to Do

Explore some of New York's  best museums, galleries and shops in and around The Peninsula New York.

  • Admire a collection of Picasso's sculptural works like Guitar at the new exhibition at MOMA which runs from September 14 to February 7, 2016. 
  • Take In a array of curiosities from ancient fossils, gemstones and dinosaur skeletons at the American Museum of Natural History, especially at night, when you can discover the universe in the newly reopened Hayden Planetarium.  
  • Visit Carnegie Hall as it celebrates its 125th anniversary. Schedule highlights includes The YPHIL International Philharmonic Orchestra on September 27, 2015.

Eateries & Bars

For the ultimate gourmet experience, dine at local neighborhood hot spots in and around The Peninsula New York.

  • Book a table for brunch at Alain Ducasse's upscale bistro, Benoit, and try the legendary three-egg omelette.  
  • Soak up the speakeasy-style atmosphere at the 21 Club. Head to the Bar Room for crab cake sliders and the perfect Manhattan cocktail. 
  • Order Gallic classics like la sole grillee and foie gras poete from French Institution La Grenouille.
  • Admire the beautiful surroundings of Central Park from ultra-romantic lakeside restaurant The Loeb Boathouse
  • Visit Ralph Lauren's Polo Club for classic American cuisine at its finest, from Maine lobster rolls to Ralph's corned-beef sandwich. 

Shops & Markets 

Take home ultra-chic souvenirs from the boutique stores in and around The Peninsula New York. 

  • Get Lost looking at the vast array of beautiful maps and rare out-of-print novels at Argosy Book Store
  • Admire exquisitely crafted and imaginatively designed buttons at artisan townhouse store Tender Buttons. 
  • Visit Friedman & Vollois to see an impressive collection of Art Deco antiques. 
  • Buy embellished leather diaries and journals from the New York Public Library's store to jot down all your New York memories. 
  • Take Home candles inspired by Keith Haring's permanent artwork collection from the MOMA store
  • Pick Up a copy of Scatter My Ashes at Bergdorf Goodman, which celebrates the legendary shopping institution's 111th anniversary.