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

By Jo-Anne Elikann

manhattan, big apple – a loopy cover of evolving neighborhoods, traits, and tastes, and residential to natives and newbies of each nationality, ethnicity, and outlook. ny City's historical past and grand pursuits dwell in each road, park, and hidden alleyway. This strange guidebook invitations the adventurous and curious to discover a wildly various collection of little-known areas, together with: a trapeze college, an enormous Buddha in a former porno theater, a Coney Island sideshow, Louis Armstrong's domestic, a relevant Park croquet courtroom, a Gatsby-era speakeasy, and a mystery balcony the place slaves worshipped 2 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 teach station. unforeseen and quirky, every one of these locations are so under-the-radar they will astound even longtime New Yorkers who idea they knew it all!New York, ny … 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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