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Tantalize Your Taste Buds at Stamford Winter Restaurant Weeks 2019

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Tantalize Your Taste Buds at Stamford Winter Restaurant Weeks 2019

Posted On: Thursday, February 14th, 2019

Stamford Winter Restaurant Weeks 2019Winter in Stamford is packed with favorite holidays and events like Christmas, New Years, Super Bowl, Chinese New Year, Valentine’s Day and Stamford Downtown Winter Restaurant Week!  Two weeks of unique meals and deals await you this winter when the widely-loved and highly-anticipated Winter Restaurant Weeks event returns to Stamford Downtown from February 18 through March 3. (more…)

Wine and Dine Your Valentine in Stamford

Posted On: Monday, February 11th, 2019

Wine and Dine Your Valentine in StamfordWith Valentine’s Day just a few short days away, time is running out to find the perfect place to wine and dine your valentine. Local Stamford restaurants have announced limited-time menus to celebrate this lovey-dovey holiday, but act fast because these restaurants are expected to fill up quickly! Whether you’re shopping for the perfect bottle of wine for a romantic at-home meal, going the more traditional route with flowers, or looking for one of the best places to dine in Stamford, we have found options to help make your Valentine’s Day incredible right near your CTBest apartment. (more…)

Moving into a CTBest Apartment on a Tight Budget

Posted On: Friday, February 1st, 2019

CTBest Apartments MovingWhether you are moving from New York to Stamford or cross-country, moving costs can quickly add up. Moving into a CTBest apartment is an exciting adventure but it can be challenging on your budget if not properly planned. From packing boxes to renting a truck and paying for gas, there are plenty of ways to cut moving costs. Here’s our quick guide to saving every penny possible and making your moving experience just as pleasurable as your apartment. (more…)

Celebrating Chinese New Year in Stamford

Posted On: Monday, January 28th, 2019

Chinese New YearMost people are no doubt familiar with the 12 days of Christmas, repetitive with drummers drumming, pipers piping and a partridge in a pear tree. Less publicized, however, are the 15 days of Chinese New Year, the festival season that stretches from the new moon on New Year’s Day until the full moon on the Lantern Festival. This year, preparations for the New Year begin on January 28th, 2019 and officially begins on February 5th and ends on February 19th.

Celebrating Chinese New Year can feel like a marathon. The holiday involves at least a week of preparation prior to New Year’s Day, followed by two weeks filled with reunions among family and friends, an abundance of delicious food and parties with wishes for a New Year filled with prosperity, joy and good fortune. Mark your calendars because Chinese New Year celebrations begin in and near Stamford as early February 3. Below is a list of popular events and way to celebrate the holiday. (more…)

Renting in Connecticut – Stamford, Branford and Norwalk

Posted On: Tuesday, January 15th, 2019

Renting in Connecticut Finding a new place to call home is an adventure that can take some serious time and energy. If you are someone who currently lives in the Stamford, Branford or Norwalk area or looking to move to the southwestern tip of Connecticut, having some quick tips on renting can save you some struggles.

Connecticut is a state known for its rich history and vibrant culture. Cities such as Stamford, Branford and Norwalk are known for having many different communities with distinct restaurants, performing arts centers and entertainment options for all. Whether you’re a local or a newcomer, these cities will have something unique to offer you! (more…)

Holly Jolly Holiday Treats for Residents in Stamford, Norwalk and Branford

Posted On: Tuesday, December 18th, 2018

Holiday Treats It’s that time of year where Christmas cookies, holiday treats and festive drinks fill the air in every CTBest apartment in Stamford, Branford and Norwalk.  With the holidays rapidly approaching, it’s time for you to start the baking and treat-making! Whether you’re making gift baskets for neighbors, inviting friends and family over, or simply indulging at home, here are some quick and easy delicious holiday edibles that can be created, and devoured, in minutes! (more…)

The Best Local Bakeries and Coffee Shops in Stamford

Posted On: Thursday, December 13th, 2018

Best BakeriesAnd Coffee Shopsin StamfordIf there is one thing all walks of life can agree on, it’s the love for a delicious cup of coffee. And, just like us, each coffee has its own uniqueness. Whether you need that essential first cup of the morning, a midday pick-me-up, free Wi-Fi, or a place to relax in an outstanding atmosphere, Stamford has some incredible coffee shops that offer the perfect cup of joe and cozy environment. Below are popular local bakeries and coffee shops in Stamford where you can grab a soul-soothing cup of black coffee with churros, a creamy cappuccino with a delicious bagel or a shot of espresso with a mouth-watering sandwich.  (more…)

Get Into the Holiday Spirit in Stamford and Norwalk

Posted On: Tuesday, December 4th, 2018

Get Into the Holiday Spirit in Stamford and Norwalk‘Tis the season to be merry, and Stamford and Norwalk are busting out with merry making! From ice skating and holiday light displays to traditional theater performances and festive drinks, there are unlimited ways to fill your days with holiday cheer. If you need a little inspiration to get into the holiday spirit, here are a few favorites around town to add to your bucket list. (more…)

Thanksgiving Dinner in Your CTBest Apartment

Posted On: Tuesday, November 20th, 2018

Thanksgiving Dinner in Your CTBest Apartment Each year as Thanksgiving arrives, there is a beautiful, delicious aroma in the air at every CTBest apartment. Whether you’re hosting a Friendsgiving, a Thanksgiving dinner for two, or inviting the entire family over for a massive feast, you need to plan smart for managing dinner in your kitchen. Hosting Thanksgiving is a fun and rewarding experience but can easily become daunting if you don’t prepare. (more…)

Let the Holiday Season Begin at the Stamford UBS Parade Spectacular

Posted On: Tuesday, November 13th, 2018

Stamford ParadeFor many in Stamford, the UBS Parade Spectacular held the weekend before Thanksgiving, marks the start to the holiday season. Lights begin to drape the trees downtown, snowflakes appear in shop windows and more than 300,000 spectators line the streets for a two-hour celebration to begin the holiday season.

The parade, to be held November 18 at noon from Summer to Broad to Atlantic Streets, has grown considerably over the years, from a small one-block party with little crowds to an annual event that rivals the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day parade and brings thousands from across the region. While the Macy’s Day parade is a popular event televised across the world, there’s a warm, at-home feeling in Stamford that you can’t get in New York City. (more…)