Asia in New York City: A Cultural Travel Guide

Asia in New York City: A Cultural Travel Guide

by The Asia Society
     
 

Asia in New York City is an in-depth tour of New York's diverse Asian culture and covers all of the Big Apple's Asian neighborhoods, including Chinatown, Little India, Little Tokyo, Koreatown, and Little Manila. This is the ultimate insider's guide to all things Asian, from the hottest new trends to the most mystical traditions. Theme chapters cover such topics as

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Asia in New York City is an in-depth tour of New York's diverse Asian culture and covers all of the Big Apple's Asian neighborhoods, including Chinatown, Little India, Little Tokyo, Koreatown, and Little Manila. This is the ultimate insider's guide to all things Asian, from the hottest new trends to the most mystical traditions. Theme chapters cover such topics as local Asian art, film, food, health, recreation and nightlife, and shopping and fashion, with information on community, education, and spirituality. This fascinating and insightful guide examines both the traditional and contemporary influences of Asian culture and how each has evolved in the fast-paced environment of New York City. "The Asia Society offers refuge from the urban hubbub and a welcome whiff of the far-off East." — New York magazine

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781566912174
Publisher:
Avalon Travel Publishing
Publication date:
11/28/2000
Edition description:
1 ED
Pages:
308
Product dimensions:
5.34(w) x 8.36(h) x 0.77(d)

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