| Victorian Etc. ~ Vol VI, Issue #2 ~ Jul 2015
"Vick's Knick Pick"
After seeing the all new Knickerbocker Hotel on a recent episode of "The Bachelorette", I knew that it had to be my "Knickerbocker" Pick for this issue. I loved this place in 1906, even though I wasn't around back then, and I love it today! Victoria
From their web page:
"In the heart of New York City, edging the bright lights of Broadway and the calm of Bryant Park, a legendary New York City landmark is reborn as the first luxury hotel in Times Square. The Knickerbocker is a haven of refined elegance; a treasured monument among all Manhattan hotels created by John Jacob Astor IV in 1906, now reimagined into a sophisticated urban sanctuary.
Mere blocks from Fifth Avenue, The Metropolitan Opera, Rockefeller Plaza, MoMA and Central Park, here is where famed Italian tenor Enrico Caruso and renowned American playwright George M. Cohan made their homes..."