Author(s): Alexis Lipsitz Flippin
* Special coverage of Free & Dirt Cheap attractions in the city. * Neighborhood walks through Greenwich Village, Harlem, art lovers' Chelsea, Chinatown/Lower East Side, historic downtown, and Prospect Park. * Specialized tours include NY with Kids, Literary Haunts, NY in Film & TV, and the most romantic spots for twosomes. * This edition features expanded shopping and nightlife options, of-the-moment restaurant coverage, and a full chapter on New York's world-renowned museums.
Alexis Lipsitz Flippin is a writer and editor who lives in New York City. She is the author of several Frommer's audio walking tours and the forthcoming Frommer's Portable St. Maarten/St. Martin, Anguilla & St. Barts, 2nd Edition.
15 Favorite Moments. 1 The Best Full-Day Tours. The Best in One Day. The Best in Two Days. The Best in Three Days. 2 Special-Interest Tours. Romantic New York. Power Brokers: The Robber Barons & Their Descendants. New York with Kids. Literary Gotham. Celluloid City: NY on Film & TV. New York's Greatest Buildings. NYC Free & Dirt-Cheap. 3 New York Museums. The Met & the Cloisters. The Best Small Museums. American Museum of Natural History. The Museum of Modern Art. 4 The Best Neighborhood Walks. Historic Downtown. Historic Harlem. Chelsea for Art Lovers. Greenwich Village. Prospect Park & Park Slope. Chinatown & Lower East Side. 5 The Best Shopping. Shopping Best Bets. New York Shopping A to Z. 6 The Great Outdoors. Central Park. Green-Wood Cemetery. 7 The Best Dining. Dining Best Bets. New York Restaurants A to Z. 8 The Best Nightlife. Nightlife Best Bets. New York Nightlife A to Z. 9 The Best Arts & Entertainment. A&E Best Bets. New York Arts & Entertainment A to Z. Broadway Theaters. 10 The Best Hotels. Hotel Best Bets. New York Hotels A to Z. The Savvy Traveler. Before You Go. Getting There. Getting Around. Fast Facts. A Brief History. Art & Architecture. Index.