New York City Weekend Itinerary

Sep 4 – Sep 7, 2009 – New York, NY; San Francisco, CA

Drinks and Deli Sandwiches.

Flight from San Francisco (SFO) to Los Angeles (LAX)

American Airlines 1943 – Conf # HYONNX
Aircraft McDonnell Douglas MD83
nonstop 1h, 25m 338 mi Economy
Depart: San Francisco (SFO), 7:00pm PDT
Arrive: Los Angeles (LAX), 8:25pm PDT
Bg_extra Connects to: AA 10 at 9:30pm PDT (1h, 5m layover) Clear Passenger
Alexander Holmes Ticket #0012309469708
Clear Booking Information
Booked on American Airlines 9/1/2009

Total Cost: $ 619.80

Flight from Los Angeles (LAX) to New York (JFK) Flight from Los Angeles (LAX) to New York (JFK)

American Airlines 10 – Conf # HYONNX
Aircraft Boeing 767-200
nonstop 5h, 15m 2,468 mi Economy seat 36E
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Depart: Los Angeles (LAX), 9:30pm PDT
Arrive: New York (JFK), 5:45am EDT(+1 day)
Passenger: Alexander Holmes.

New York City Subway Map

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Subway Map. Subway rides from JFK to Manhattan cost $2 but could take a while, as they go all the way through Queens and Brooklyn, though trains arrive about every 5 minutes during rush hour.

Taxis from JFK cost $45 are a fixed price.

Make sure to catch the A train to Rockaway and not Ozone. From there , you catch a quick transport via ‘AirTran’ to the airport.

Russ & Daughters

Russ & Daughters
179 E Houston St Clear 9/5/2009
Restaurant Details
Cuisine: Bagels and Lox

$10 for Lox Bagel but supposed to be the best. Smoked fish here is some of the best in the city, but the bagels aren’t the best, though above average.

Bagels at Kossar’s Bialys

Kossar’s Bialys
367 Grand Street Clear 9/5/2009
Restaurant Details
Cuisine: Bakery


Supposed to be the best bagels in the city

Sandwiches at Katz’s Deli

Katz’s Delicatessen
205 E Houston St, New York City, NY
(212) 254-2246‎ Clear 9/5/2009, 11:30am

deciding between the corned beef and pastrami. leaning towards pastrami, but nothing is set yet

Hoping for yogurt and granola and non fat lattes

Lombardi’s Pizza

Lombardis Pizz
32 Spring St new york Clear 9/6/2009
Restaurant Details
Cuisine: Pizza

about 10-15 blocks west from hotel on delancey street

Harlem Museum

144 W 125th St Clear 9/6/2009
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Harlem Museum is free on Sundays.

Excerpts from the Harlem Museum

Lower East Side Tenenmant Museum

108 Orchard Street Clear 9/6/2009

The museum is essential a variety of hour long tours that walk the spectator through tenement apartments, telling the stories of actual people who lived there in the early part of the twentieth century. You buy tickets in advance and often the weekend tours sell out, so you may have to wait an hour.

Dinosaur BarBQ

Dinosaur BarBQ
646 W 131st St
(212) 694-1777 Clear 9/7/2009
Restaurant Details
Price Range: $$

A little bit northeast of Columbia University

Melba’s Soul Food

300 West 114th Street
(212) 864-7777 Clear 9/7/2009
Restaurant Details
Cuisine: American, Soul Food

Catfish, waffles, fried chicken, egg nog waffles, mac & cheese. Good looking Soul Food in NYC


101 W 118th St Clear 9/7/2009
Restaurant Details
Cuisine: American, Southern, Soul Food

Outdoor seating, and people watching in Harlem. Seafood soup , moroccan fried chicken, and fried chicken plate all look good.

Flight from New York (JFK) to San Francisco (SFO)

American Airlines 177 – Conf # HYONNX
Aircraft Boeing 767-200
nonstop 7h, 00m 2,579 mi Economy seat 30B
Food For Purchase
Depart: New York (JFK), 6:05pm EDT
Arrive: San Francisco (SFO), 10:05pm PDT
Passenger: Alexander Holmes. See related booking on 9/4/2009 for booking information for this flight.