Upcoming trip: New York. New things to see, revisiting old favorites and eating lots of unhealthy food

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Some things I can’t wait to do again:

(1) Visit the Broolyn Flea in Fort Greene on a Saturday // (2) visit Smorgasburg in Brooklyn Bridge Park // (3) walk along the High Line // (4) 125th Street in Harlem // (5) see the artwork on the roof of the MET // (6) visit Coney Island if the weather is really good // (7) see the Bowery Mural // (8) relax at the Revson Fountain at Lincoln Center // (9) or at Paley Park in Midtown // (10) spend some time at Washington Square Park listening to the piano man // (11) see public art on Park Avenue … // (12) … and at Madison Square Park // (13) spend some time in Williamsburg // (14) relax at Gantry Plaza State Park in Queens // (15) shop in SoHo //

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Some food & drinks I can’t wait to have again:

(1) Iced Coffee – huge amounts of it // (2) a cupcake from Sprinkles – I wanna try their cupcake ATM // (3) a grilled cheese from Milk Truck // (4) an ice-cream sandwich from Melt // (5) donuts from Dough and Doughnut Plant // (6) Lemonade // (7) a bagel from Bagels on the Square // (8)  a slice of Pizza // (9) a Shake Shack Burger – hopefully their Madison Square Park Location will reopen until then // (10) cheesecake from Junior’s

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And – of course – trying and seeing a lot of new things:

(1) Target First Saturday’s at the Brooklyn Museum // (2) the 9/11 Museum //  (3) see Calatravas WTC transportation hub // (4) walk along the third and final section of the High Line // (5) visit Hamilton Grange // (6) visit the Hester Street Fair // (7) walk over the Manhattan or Williamsburg bridges // (8) visit the new Whitney Museum in the Meatpacking District // (9) try Knish or Dumplings // (10) see Robert Indiana’s HOPE sign in Midtown // (11) see the Cherry Blossoms at Brooklyn Botanical Garden  // (12) see the Björk exhibit at Moma // (13) see more of Prospect Park and Central Park // (14) try Georgetown cupcakes or Levain Cookies // (15) see what’s left of 5pointz

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One thought on “Upcoming trip: New York. New things to see, revisiting old favorites and eating lots of unhealthy food

  1. Ahh this is such a great and delicious list — it’ll keep you nice and busy, and I’m a big big fan of Georgetown cupcakes, so that’s a good call too! You definitely should try to get out to Coney Island, it’s such a classic. Fingers crossed the weather is good for you 🙂

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