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Cafes Where Artists Found Their Inspiration –  NY

Cafes Where Artists Found Their Inspiration – NY

Beat poet Allen Ginsberg’s presence is alive in the East Village at the Nuyorican Poets Café, which Ginsberg called ‘the …

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Lower East Side Offers You Great Bars and Restaurants – New York

Lower East Side Offers You Great Bars and Restaurants – New York

Foodies looking for adventure off the beaten path head to the Lower East Side, where small eateries pack them in …

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An Old Russian Bath or New Age Spa? NYC Has Both Of Them

An Old Russian Bath or New Age Spa? NYC Has Both Of Them

For nigh-on 100 years, East Villagers have been unwinding at the Russian and Turkish baths (pictured above), an old-school and …

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3 Historic Taverns of New York City

3 Historic Taverns of New York City

Open since the mid-1850s, McSorley’s Old Ale House is the oldest Irish tavern in the city, and it feels like …

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The Peaceful Tompkins Square Park and Then Some French Jazz – New York

The Peaceful Tompkins Square Park and Then Some French Jazz – New York

Tompkins Square Park has been a symbol of social unrest and alternative lifestyles since it opened in 1850 – it …

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But a Hipster Hat or Handmade Jewelry From East Village and Lower East Side – New York

But a Hipster Hat or Handmade Jewelry From East Village and Lower East Side – New York

In your wanderings through the streets of the East Village and Lower East Side you’ll stumble across many interesting boutiques …

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Eat With Celebrities – Tribeca, New York

Eat With Celebrities – Tribeca, New York

Once a dark and desolate corner of the city, Tribeca today is home to wealthy young families who enjoy high-end …

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Ginseng, Chinese Slippers and Hard-to-Find Asian Food – Chinatown, New York

Ginseng, Chinese Slippers and Hard-to-Find Asian Food – Chinatown, New York

The axis of Chinatown is slowly shifting to less expensive Flushing in the borough of Queens, and many longtime businesses …

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How Life Is In Chinatown’s Columbus Park – New York

How Life Is In Chinatown’s Columbus Park – New York

On warm-weather days, the line can get long at the Chinatown Ice Cream Factory, but the delectable scoops of ice …

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Be Enthralled By Cast-Iron Architecture In Soho – New York

Be Enthralled By Cast-Iron Architecture In Soho – New York

A new type of building construction appeared in New York in the mid-late 1800s that would become the precursor to …

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