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