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NYC neighborhood guides

Our guide to NYC neighborhoods will help you find the best things to do as well as where to eat and drink in each

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There are many NYC neighborhoods across the city’s five boroughs. That's Manhattan, Brooklyn, Queens, Staten Island and The Bronx, in case you don't know. Each nabe has its own unique personality, cultural diversity and trend, which as you can imagine, keeps city life in NYC pretty interesting. These areas are ever-changing and developing, but our goal is to inform you about the best restaurants, bars, attractions and things to do in each area. Whether you want to go neighborhood hopping in Manhattan or explore another borough entirely, discover the best of what these sectors of New York have to offer below.

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Neighborhood hopping in NYC

Three places you must visit in Chinatown
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Three places you must visit in Chinatown

Three places you must visit in Greenpoint
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Three places you must visit in Greenpoint

Three places you must visit in the West Village
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Three places you must visit in the West Village

Three places you must visit in the Lower East Side
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Three places you must visit in the Lower East Side

Three places you must visit in Hamilton Heights
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Three places you must visit in Hamilton Heights

Three places you must visit in Herald Square
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Three places you must visit in Herald Square

Three places you must visit in Battery Park City
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Three places you must visit in Battery Park City

Three places you must visit in Astoria
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Three places you must visit in Astoria

Three places you must visit near Bryant Park
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Three places you must visit near Bryant Park

Three places you must visit in Clinton Hill
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Three places you must visit in Clinton Hill

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Manhattan neighborhoods

Chelsea
Things to do

Chelsea

Chinatown
Things to do

Chinatown

East Village
Things to do

East Village

Gramercy and Flatiron
Things to do

Gramercy and Flatiron

Greenwich Village
Things to do

Greenwich Village

Harlem
Things to do

Harlem

Hell’s Kitchen
Things to do

Hell’s Kitchen

Meatpacking District
Things to do

Meatpacking District

Nolita and Little Italy
Things to do

Nolita and Little Italy

Lower East Side
Things to do

Lower East Side

Soho
Things to do

Soho

Times Square
Things to do

Times Square

Tribeca
Things to do

Tribeca

Upper East Side
Things to do

Upper East Side

Washington Heights
Things to do

Washington Heights

West Village
Things to do

West Village

Brooklyn neighborhoods

Bushwick
Things to do

Bushwick

Greenpoint
Things to do

Greenpoint

Park Slope
Things to do

Park Slope

Prospect Heights
Things to do

Prospect Heights

Red Hook
Things to do

Red Hook

Williamsburg
Things to do

Williamsburg

Queens neighborhoods

Astoria
Things to do

Astoria

Coney Island
Attractions

Coney Island

Long Island City
Things to do

Long Island City

Ridgewood
Things to do

Ridgewood

Rockaway Beach
Things to do

Rockaway Beach

Sunnyside
Things to do

Sunnyside

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The Bronx
Things to do

The Bronx

Staten Island
Things to do

Staten Island

More neighborhoods in and near NYC

Governors Island
Things to do

Governors Island

New Jersey
Things to do

New Jersey

Long Island
Things to do

Long Island

upstate New York
Travel

upstate New York