The New School
Learn about coffee at Whole Foods
New York Cake & Baking Distributors for all your baking supplies
Joe's Pizza. the best in Manhattan, is only 5 blocks away
Go to the movies at IFC
Remember when dining was elegant, at the Unions Square Café
Bangers and Mash at Meyers of Keswick of London on Hudson Street
Go organic at Trader Joe's
Barney's Warehouse sale is always a few weeks away
Modern Dance at the Joyce
Get in line at the Shake Shack
Sing a show tune at The Duplex
Count the Marc Jacobs stores on Bleecker
Find out why The Public Theater is so renown
Enjoy the shopping on lower 5th Avenue
Brush up at the Museum of Sex
The Chelsea Piers
The New Victory Theater
Sit by the fire at the National Arts Club on Gramercy.
Contemplate the angles of the Flatiron building
Remember me to Herald Square
Rock out with your favorite band at the Highline Ballroom
Say Ciao! To the best of Italian cuisine at Eataly
Read a poem in Jefferson Market Garden
Bang a bongo in Union Square.
Stop in to Spice Market for the best rice pudding in town!
David Barton Gym
Learn the ABCs of buying a rug at ABC
Sit in O. Henry's booth at Pete's Tavern and write a surprise ending.
Count the hipsters in the lobby of the Ace Hotel
Celebrate diversity at Stonewall
Go on a date to the David Burke Kitchen
Look at the Deco lobby of the Verizon Building
Say goodbye to boredom.
Buy a toy at Manhattan's best toy store, Kidding Around, on 15th Street
Enjoy the authentic Brazilian experience at Casa on Bedford.
Go back to Reason #1 and begin again! New York is always changing and that's why you're here!
Like your mother always said ''location, location, location!''
People watch at the 26th Street Flea Market
Buy cheese at the Union Square Market
Learn how to block a hat at JJ Hat Center-New York's last great hat store
Say hello to your neighbor Diane Von Furstenberg in Meatpacking
Look for Andy Warhol's Factory building on Union Square
Go to Union Square and find a cause
Shop for vinyl at Rebel Rebel Records on Bleecker
Hear about the history of denim at Levi's Meatpacking flagship store.
Take a walk on the wild side at the Chelsea Hotel
Hear the next big thing at The Bitter End on Bleecker
Spin the famous cube at Astor Place
Have a laugh at the Comedy Cellar
Make your own Sex in the City walking tour
Watch a play at the Union Square Theater
Learn how to shoot hoops at the West 4th Street courts
Da Umbertos, the best Italian restaurant in Chelsea
Aprenda bailar El Flamenco at La Nacional
Visit Salam on 13th for a Lebanese experience. You won't forget it!
Buy a book at either of the last two Barnes & Nobles in Manhattan
Hear a lecture on Brian Eno at The Kitchen
It's Oktoberfest every day at The Standard's Biergarten
Manhattan's largest rooftop bar is at 230 Fifth Avenue
Write a folk song in Washington Square Park
Have breakfast after a night of clubbing at Cafeteria
Have the perfect cappuccino at Café Reggio on MacDougal
The Rubin Museum
Channel Miles Davis at the Village Vanguard
Have a steak and hear some jazz at the legendary Knickerbockers on University
Have a drink at the Gramercy Tavern
Drink the best hot chocolate in Manhattan at City Bakery on W18th St.
Lose the blues at the Blue Note
Explore the Village through the eyes of Edward Hopper
Show up with a handful of balloons from Party City
Make Your Life a Work of Art: Visit the Chelsea Galleries
See a play at the Provincetown Playhouse
The Village Cigar Store
Get lost at the Strand bookstore
Ride your bike down the west side promenade
Save up for shoes at Jeffreys on West 14th Street.
It's always tea time at Tea and Sympathy on Greenwich Avenue
Light a candle at Grace Church
Bring your date a rose from the flower district
Learn about wine at Union Square Wines
Look for your new home from Le Bain at the Standard
Repeat your mantra underneath Washington Square Arch
Salsa at S.O.B.
Get kinky at the Museum of Sex
Sally down MacDougal Alley
Discover Buster Keaton at Film Forum
Ride a Harley to Hogs and Heifers Saloon on Washington Street
Make a strand of pearls at Beads of Paradise on E. 17th Street