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The Library Hotel in NYC - the hotel is based on books and is located in a historic sliver building - too cool! #travel #books #nyc

from Harper's BAZAAR

21 of the Best Quiet Places in New York

This historic museum and library exudes old glamour that instantly transports you to a different time. Location: 225 Madison Avenue at 36th Street, New York, NY Hours: Tuesday - Thursday, 10:30am - 5pm; Friday, 10:30am - 9pm; Saturday, 10am - 6pm; Sunday, 11am - 6pm, themorgan.org.

Library loft at Fonthill, a historic Arts and Crafts mansion in Pennsylvania, made of poured concrete. I can see myself sitting right there, dreamily staring out the window.

Highgate Cemetery, London -- Although its most famous occupant is Karl Marx, there are at least 850 notables buried at Highgate.

Rockefeller Center is a complex of 19 commercial buildings covering 22 acres (89,000 m2) between 48th and 51st streets in New York City, United States. Built by the Rockefeller family, it is located in the center of Midtown Manhattan, spanning the area between Fifth Avenue and Sixth Avenue. It was declared a National Historic Landmark in 1987. Source: wikipedia