This is really for history buffs only, but this past weekend I made my way to OHNY’s Manhattan Borough President’s Map Display, a wonderful look at some really historic hand-drawn maps of Manhattan and the rest of NYC. It was simple, really. Long tables laid out with maps from yesteryear the detail the precise planning […]
This looks pretty neat! It’s the first time I’m hearing about it though so forgive me if this is old news. The Great Saunter is a 32-mile walk around Manhattan’s entire shoreline (see map) done in one day. This year’s event has already passed, but I’d love to do the next one!
For the special connection one has with being raised in Manhattan. This $18 tote is perfect.
One of my favorite bookstores in the city is going to set up a new location in Brooklyn this fall. Their current bookstore in SoHo will still be there, but the new location was chosen because Manhattan rent was too expensive! It would have been nice to see 2 in the city though. Good news […]