About: Upper East Side
The Upper East Side is located between 59th Street and 96th Street from Central Park to the East River. The Upper East Side is considered one of the most luxurious and wealthy neighborhoods Manhattan. It is home to an amazing array of old and intricate architecture meaning that Upper East Side vacation rentals each offer their own unique styles.
The Upper East Side features Museum Mile which runs up the East side of Central Park on Fifth Avenue. There are many highlights of Museum Mile. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, the largest of all of the art museums in the city, features art from the Egyptians, Ancient Chinese, Medieval Europe, Renaissance Europe, Impressionism and Modern Art. The Guggenheim, designed by Frank Lloyd Wright, is home to art from a great range of artists but is focused on the Modern Art. The Whitney museum houses a huge collection of American Art. The Frick Collection has a great assortment of Renaissance art and furniture.
For the kids there is also the Central Park Zoo and the Children's Zoo which even has a petting zoo.
The Upper East Side is a shopaholics dream and with all of the great finds you are going to want a nearby vacation rental in the Upper East Side to bring back all your finds. The famous Bloomingdales on 60th street and Lexington Avenue is just the beginning. From there you can walk up Madison and Park avenues to see the whole range of world renowned designer stores.
Upper East Side vacation rentals range from luxury high-rise apartments with views of Central Park to prewar walk-ups. The neighborhood is very walk able and also offers subway access to the rest of Manhattan along Lexington Avenue.
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