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Lower Manhattan & the Financial District

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WALL STREET | THE FINANCIAL DISTRICT | NEW YORK HARBOR | BATTERY PARK CITY | EAST RIVER WATERFRONT | CITY HALL & CIVIC CENTER | TRIBECA

Lower Manhattan & the Financial District

WALL STREET | THE FINANCIAL DISTRICT | NEW YORK HARBOR | BATTERY PARK CITY | EAST RIVER WATERFRONT | CITY HALL & CIVIC CENTER | TRIBECA

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Scaling the iconic Statue of Liberty, peering out from her crown and seeing the world’s greatest city spread out before you. Prepare to pinch yourself.

Reflecting on loss and hope at the National September 11 Memorial & Museum.

Taking in sunset- blazing skyscrapers from the free-and-fantastic Staten Island Ferry.

Conjuring up the ghosts of the past at evocative Ellis Island.

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SoHo & Chinatown

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SOHO | NOHO | NOLITA | CHINATOWN | LITTLE ITALY

SoHo & Chinatown

SOHO | NOHO | NOLITA | CHINATOWN | LITTLE ITALY

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Maxing out the credit cards on SoHo’s concrete catwalks, followed by boozy lunching at New York classic Balthazar and cool hunting on the streets of nearby Nolita.

Slurping soup dumplings and haggling for designer wares of ambiguous authenticity amid the sizzling lights of Chinatown .

Snooping around time-jarred Merchant’s House Museum, imagining NYC life in the wild and dusty 1800s.

Reimagining Little Italy’s action-packed past, with prized porchetta (roast pork) sandwich from Di Palo in hand.

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East Village & Lower East Side

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EAST VILLAGE | LOWER EAST SIDE

East Village & Lower East Side

EAST VILLAGE | LOWER EAST SIDE

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Admiring the off-white webbing of the boxy facade then wandering in to appreciate mind-bending iterations of art across myriad media at the New Museum .

Witnessing the shockingly cramped conditions of early immigrants at the brilliantly curated Lower East Side Tenement Museum .

Passing knickknack shops and sake bars on St Marks Place, then heading to the neighboring streets for a quieter round of nibbling and boutique-ing.

Pub-crawling through the East Village, stopping at Immigrant and McSorley’s Old Ale House along the way.

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Greenwich Village, Chelsea & the Meatpacking District

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GREENWICH VILLAGE | THE MEATPACKING DISTRICT | CHELSEA

Greenwich Village, Chelsea & the Meatpacking District

GREENWICH VILLAGE | THE MEATPACKING DISTRICT | CHELSEA

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Packing a picnic lunch from Chelsea Market and having a uniquely pastoral moment on the thin strand of green along The High Line as it soars above the gridiron.

Checking out the city’s brightest art stars at the top Chelsea galleries .

Walking through Washington Square Park, pausing under the signature arch then loitering at the fountain to eavesdrop on gossiping NYU kids.

Exploring fascinating exhibitions from the Himalayas and beyond at the Rubin Museum of Art.

Sipping lattes alfresco on cobblestone corners and browsing the latest boutiques in the West Village .

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Union Square, Flatiron District & Gramercy

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Union Square, Flatiron District & Gramercy

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Mentally configuring your fantasy loft while perusing floor after floor of wildly priced home goods at uber-gorgeous ABC Carpet & Home.

Prodding fresh produce and sampling artisan treats at the Union Square Greenmarket, which transforms into a delightful Christmas market.

Slurping craft brews at Eataly’s secret beer garden, Birreria, high up among the Flatiron District’s clock towers.

Walking square around elegant Gramercy Park, enjoying one of the city’s most intimate urban moments.

Snacking on coveted Shake Shack bur- gers and taking in art installations in leafy Madison Square Park.

Union Square unifies many disparate parts of the city, acting as the veritable urban glue linking unlikely cousins. Some may criticize the area for not having a distinct personality of its own, but upon closer inspection, Union Square and the Flatiron District borrow rather cautiously and selectively from their neighbors.

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Upper West Side & Central Park

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UPPER WEST SIDE | CENTRAL PARK

Upper West Side & Central Park

UPPER WEST SIDE | CENTRAL PARK

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Escaping the city’s urban madness with a day in Central Park – picnicking on Sheep’s Meadow, row-boating on the lake and strolling the grand Literary Walk.

Going to the Metropolitan Opera House to wallow in the operatic trials of Rigoletto, Carmen and Figaro.

Walking among the world’s largest dinosaurs at the American Museum of Natural History.

Taking a pilgrimage to Tibet without leaving New York City at the Nicholas Roerich Museum.

Stocking up on gut- filling knishes (small stuffed dough, baked or fried) and German marble cake at Zabar’s.

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Harlem & Upper Manhattan

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MORNINGSIDE HEIGHTS | HARLEM | EAST HARLEM | HAMILTON HEIGHTS | SUGAR HILL | WASHINGTON HEIGHTS | INWOOD | WEST HARLEM

Harlem & Upper Manhattan

MORNINGSIDE HEIGHTS | HARLEM | EAST HARLEM | HAMILTON HEIGHTS | SUGAR HILL | WASHINGTON HEIGHTS | INWOOD | WEST HARLEM

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Conceding that size does matter at the gloriously epic, yet still- unfinished Cathedral Church of St John the Divine, the largest place of worship in the US.

Seeing the world through African American eyes at the small but savvy Studio Museum in Harlem.

Escaping the rat race and modernity at the Cloisters Museum & Gardens, an architectural mishmash of monasteries housing medieval art.

Free Sunday jazz jams at the home of New York City’s ‘host with the most,’ Marjorie Eliot.

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Brooklyn

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WILLIAMSBURG | GREENPOINT | BUSHWICK | BROOKLYN HEIGHTS | DUMBO | DOWNTOWN BROOKLYN | FORT GREENE | CLINTON HILL | BOERUM HILL | COBBLE HILL | CARROLL GARDENS | RED HOOK | GOWANUS | PARK SLOPE | PROSPECT HEIGHTS | BEDFORD-STUYVESANT | CROWN HEIGHTS | CONEY ISLAND | BRIGHTON BEACH |

Brooklyn

WILLIAMSBURG | GREENPOINT | BUSHWICK | BROOKLYN HEIGHTS | DUMBO | DOWNTOWN BROOKLYN | FORT GREENE | CLINTON HILL | BOERUM HILL | COBBLE HILL | CARROLL GARDENS | RED HOOK | GOWANUS | PARK SLOPE | PROSPECT HEIGHTS | BEDFORD-STUYVESANT | CROWN HEIGHTS | CONEY ISLAND | BRIGHTON BEACH |

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Taking in the incredible views of Lower Manhattan from the new Brooklyn Bridge Park on the waterfront.

Catching the latest critically acclaimed art exhibitions at the Brooklyn Museum, followed by a meal at Saul.

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Queens

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LONG ISLAND CITY | ASTORIA | FLUSHING | CORONA | WOODSIDE

Queens

LONG ISLAND CITY | ASTORIA | FLUSHING | CORONA | WOODSIDE

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Feeling inspired at MoMA PS1, the Museum of Modern Art’s cross-river sibling. From painting and sculpture to site-specific installations, this cultural ‘It kid’ serves up edgy, world-class artwork, not to mention lectures, performances and an electric summer party series.

Reliving your favorite film and TV moments at Astoria’s contemporary ode to the small and silver screens, the Museum of the Moving Image.

Getting soaked, pummeled and pampered at Queens’ sprawling aquatic wonderworld, New York Spa Castle.

Late-night Latino-food-truck crawling on melting-pot Roosevelt Ave .

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Day Trips from New York City

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Day Trips from New York City

New York’s version of Malibu is a star-studded coastline with opulent mansions and see-and-be-seen parties, but with plenty of surprises – i ncluding Native American sites, charming village main streets and windswept state parks.

A favored gay getaway roars with dancing drag queens and a carefree summer club scene. Escape the mayhem by long walks on the seemingly endless beach.

Wine tasting at Long Island’s vineyards is a fun day’s ramble, capped by main-street strolling and alfresco dining at waterside Greenport.

You could spend weeks exploring this region, with great hiking, mind-blowing art installations, charming towns and historic homes of American greats (Irving, Roosevelt and Vanderbilt included).

Supplement your pilgrimage to hippiedom with a round of antiquing and quiet walks in protected parks.

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