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