Spithill & Co. Set Sail on the HudsonAmong the many outdoor events that ought to be on your spring and summer agendas, the Louis Vuitton America’s Cup World Series is a can’t miss. The sailing races, which features the latest and most innovative in boat technology, will kick off at the Brookfield Place Waterfront Plaza, the Cup’s official Event Village, and the races will be watchable from numerous enclaves of Manhattan, from Pier A at the southern tip of the island to Pier 25, off Tribeca. The two-day sailing extravaganza, happening May 7th and 8th, will mark the first time in 96 years the races return to New York City.
Masters of SexThe Sexual Revolution Starts NowSeason 3 of Showtime’s Masters of Sex fast-forwards to 1966, where society is finally waking up to the sexually liberating work of Dr. William Masters (Michael Sheen) and Virginia Johnson (Lizzy Caplan).
Quiz: Which One Costs More?Each neighborhood in New York City has its own assigned personality. And the Upper East Side carries the distinction of being associated with, say, exorbitantly expensive spa treatments and diamond-encrusted dog collars.
Discover Bright Color and Bold Culture in CuraçaoGlimpses of New York’s beginnings as the Dutch colony of New Amsterdam can still be had around the city: Schermerhorn Street in Brooklyn, Whitehall in the financial district, Spuyten Duyvil in the Bronx, and Gansevoort in the meatpacking district are a few vestiges of the old language.