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Blue Guide New York
     

Blue Guide New York

by Carol von Pressentin Wright, Sharon Seitz (Joint Author), Stuart Miller (Joint Author)
 
From Madison Avenue's haute couture to the punk grunge of the Lower East Side, from Central Park to the Brooklyn Bridge, from Wall Street to 42nd Street, from the clean lines of modern Chelsea to Park Slope brownstones, New York's diverse landscape pulsates with the energy of myriad cultures existing side by side.

With detailed walking tours through Manhattan,

Overview

From Madison Avenue's haute couture to the punk grunge of the Lower East Side, from Central Park to the Brooklyn Bridge, from Wall Street to 42nd Street, from the clean lines of modern Chelsea to Park Slope brownstones, New York's diverse landscape pulsates with the energy of myriad cultures existing side by side.

With detailed walking tours through Manhattan, Queens, Brooklyn, the Bronx, and Staten Island, Blue Guide New York offers an accessible approach to exploring the city. An excellent resource for both resident and visitor, the book provides fascinating background history and expert descriptions of neighborhoods, parks, museums, buildings, and landmarks, in addition to practical and up-to-date information on accommodation, restaurants, and city activities for every budget.

Editorial Reviews

New York Times
[I]mpressive and indispensable to the serious sightseer.
New York Daily News
Possibly the most comprehensive guide there is to New York.
Sunday Times
Sets the standard for travel guides.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780393319859
Publisher:
Norton, W. W. & Company, Inc.
Publication date:
04/01/2002
Edition description:
3RD
Pages:
816
Product dimensions:
5.00(w) x 7.76(h) x 1.32(d)

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