Make Mine Manhattan: Upper East Side Vacation Rentals
Manhattanís Upper East Side has inspired its fair share of artists, writers, and film makers over the years; itís hard to count the number of books and movies that use this ritzy New York neighborhood as a setting. A vacation rental here may not make a star out of you, but it will give you a chance to do some celebrity spotting if you wish.
Manhattan Neighborhood Search: Upper East Side
Manhattanís Upper East Side stretches from 59th Street to 96th Street and extends between Fifth Avenue and the East River. Interesting fact: according to one website, the Upper East Side is home to over 4,000 trees. The Upper East Side borders Central Park and contains part of Madison Avenue and Fifth Avenue.
Upper East Side Attractions
With all its wealthy residents, its history-rich past, and its habit of attracting celebrities, you may be mentally comparing the Upper East Side to Tribeca. Thatís not entirely accurate, although owning a house or apartment in either neighborhood in expensive. But thatís why there are vacation rentals - so you can see the best of any area without having to live there permanently. Upper East Side is particularly well-known for the collection of Museums along Museum Mile. These include the Whitney, the Frick Collection, and the Guggenheim.