111 Places in New York that you must not miss (111 Orte ...) by Jo-Anne Elikann

By Jo-Anne Elikann

ny, manhattan – a loopy duvet of evolving neighborhoods, traits, and tastes, and residential to natives and newbies of each nationality, ethnicity, and outlook. long island City's background and grand objectives stay in each road, park, and hidden alleyway. This strange guidebook invitations the adventurous and curious to discover a wildly assorted number of little-known locations, together with: a trapeze college, a huge Buddha in a former porno theater, a Coney Island sideshow, Louis Armstrong's domestic, a primary Park croquet courtroom, a Gatsby-era speakeasy, and a mystery balcony the place slaves worshipped two hundred years in the past. Play chess with the masters on a Midtown office-tower wall; have a pint at a mythical prizefighter's hangout in Soho; whisper messages throughout a crowded educate station. unforeseen and quirky, almost all these locations are so under-the-radar they're going to astound even longtime New Yorkers who idea they knew it all!New York, manhattan … Die Stadt, die niemals schläft, ist nicht nur eine Welt für sich, sondern die ganze Welt in sich - ein combine aus sich ständig wandelnden Vierteln und Heimat Alteingesessener wie Newcomern jeglicher Nationalität und Mentalität. Dieses Buch lädt Neugierige ein, unbekannte Orte zu erkunden, so etwa einen gigantischen Buddha in einem Sexkino, Spelunken der Gatsby-Ära, das Haus von Louis Armstrong, chinesische Vögel im Freien, Geheimtipps hungriger Hipster, den unwahrscheinlichsten Ort für Flüsterbotschaften oder einen Balkon, auf dem vor 2 hundred Jahren Sklaven beteten. Dermaßen überraschend und schräg sind die Ziele unserer Reise durch die Stadt, dass selbst New Yorker staunen, die dachten, sie kennen hier alles!

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