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