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New York City Encounter

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Publisher Comments:

What Will Your New York Encounter Be?

...escaping to the top of the Empire State Building for a romantic rendezvous (p22)

...exploring hip boutiques and old-school arcade bars in Brooklyn, the `new' downtown (p218)

...chomping lamb's brain francobolli or pig's foot milanese at Babbo, chef Mario Batali's crown jewel (p116)

...pondering Picasso's Three Musicians or Pollock's One at the stunning new Museum of Modern Art (p11)

...accessorizing with oversized Chanel eyewear, Dior handbags or Burberry suits (p161)

...catching live indie bands at Arlene's Grocery, or starring in Rock-n-Roll Karaoke yourself (p77)

Discover Twice The City In Half The Time

..full-color pull-out map for easy navigation

...our local author recommends the very best restaurants, clubs, theaters, museums and more

...hand-picked highlights, itineraries and web resources help you make the most of a short trip

...New Yorkers share the love: meet a bodega owner, a pedicab driver and a journalism student

Review:

Chicago Tribune, August 5, 2007
"...a complete city guide boiled down to its essences, a sort of text-messaged guidebook with photos and quotes from locals geared to a savvy weekend visitor."

Review:

San Francisco Chronicle, July 26, 2007
“...this one gets down to business...it packs witty writing, abundant maps (detailed neighborhood views and a citywide pullout) and informative photos into 288 pocket-sized pages.”

Synopsis:

What Will Your New York Encounter Be?

Taking a romantic ride on Central Park's Boathouse Lake

Watching the sun set and city lights flicker from the Empire State Building

Discovering the next Warhol or Basquiat at the Dumbo Arts Center

Going underground after-hours with the beautiful people at Sullivan Room

Marketing through Chelsea - flea, farmers or the famed Chelsea Market itself

Dining on dim sum (and then some) at Chinatown's Tai Pan Bakery

Discover Twice the City in Half the Time

Full-color pull-out map for easy navigation

Our local author recommends the best restaurants, shops, theaters, galleries and more

Hand-picked highlights, itineraries and web resources help you make the most of a short trip

New Yorkers share the love: meet a hansom driver (and his horse), a skin specialist, a contractor and a practicing Wiccan

Synopsis:

A local author highlights the hottest districts, restaurants, shops, clubs, and hotels in this pocket-sized, full-color guide to the best of New York City. An updated shopping section reveals unique antiques, cutting edge boutiques, and major department stores. Includes a fold-out map.

Description:

Who We Are
At Lonely Planet, we see our job as inspiring and enabling travelers to connect with the world for their own benefit and for the benefit of the world at large.

What We Do
• We offer travelers the world’s richest travel advice, informed by the collective wisdom of over 350 Lonely Planet authors living in 37 countries and fluent in 70 languages.
• We are relentless in finding the special, the unique and the different for travellers wherever they are.
• When we update our guidebooks, we check every listing, in person, every time.
• We always offer the trusted filter for those who are curious, open minded and independent.
• We challenge our growing community of travelers; leading debate and discussion about travel and the world.
• We tell it like it is without fear or favor in service of the travelers; not clouded by any other motive.

What We Believe
We believe that travel leads to a deeper cultural understanding and compassion and therefore a better world.

Product Details

ISBN:
9781740597135
Author:
Otis, Ginger
Publisher:
Lonely Planet
Manufactured:
Lonely Planet Publications
Author:
Otis, Ginger Adams
Subject:
United States - Mid Atlantic - New York City
Subject:
United States / Northeast / Middle Atlantic (NJ, NY, PA)
Subject:
New york (n.y.)
Copyright:
Edition Number:
4
Series:
Lonely Planet New York City Encounter
Publication Date:
20070501
Binding:
Paperback
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English BISAC
Illustrations:
Y
Pages:
288
Dimensions:
4 x 6 inches

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Product details 288 pages Lonely Planet Publications - English 9781740597135 Reviews:
"Review" by , Chicago Tribune, August 5, 2007
"...a complete city guide boiled down to its essences, a sort of text-messaged guidebook with photos and quotes from locals geared to a savvy weekend visitor."
"Review" by , San Francisco Chronicle, July 26, 2007
“...this one gets down to business...it packs witty writing, abundant maps (detailed neighborhood views and a citywide pullout) and informative photos into 288 pocket-sized pages.”
"Synopsis" by , What Will Your New York Encounter Be?

Taking a romantic ride on Central Park's Boathouse Lake

Watching the sun set and city lights flicker from the Empire State Building

Discovering the next Warhol or Basquiat at the Dumbo Arts Center

Going underground after-hours with the beautiful people at Sullivan Room

Marketing through Chelsea - flea, farmers or the famed Chelsea Market itself

Dining on dim sum (and then some) at Chinatown's Tai Pan Bakery

Discover Twice the City in Half the Time

Full-color pull-out map for easy navigation

Our local author recommends the best restaurants, shops, theaters, galleries and more

Hand-picked highlights, itineraries and web resources help you make the most of a short trip

New Yorkers share the love: meet a hansom driver (and his horse), a skin specialist, a contractor and a practicing Wiccan

"Synopsis" by , A local author highlights the hottest districts, restaurants, shops, clubs, and hotels in this pocket-sized, full-color guide to the best of New York City. An updated shopping section reveals unique antiques, cutting edge boutiques, and major department stores. Includes a fold-out map.
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