Minetta Street, Greenwich Village
Minetta Street offers a welcomed respite from Greenwich Village’s notorious crowds, tourists, and traffic. The quiet block has all the best of this town:
Prospect Park West
Prospect Park West is peak Park Slope — quite literally, as the neighborhood’s cross streets run downhill from Prospect Park.
Riverside Drive (in the 90s), Upper West Side
There’s something about Riverside Drive that’s so New York which may be because the street and its surrounding neighborhood are featured in the greatest New York movie of all time, You’ve Got Mail.
CRANBERRY STREET, BROOKLYN
Ever wonder how this cute-as-a-button NYC street got its name?
This private little respite off of 94th Street on the Upper West Side has undergone a huge transformation over the last 100 years.
The lot was originally purchased in 1910 to build a hotel, but when financing fell through, residential homes were built instead.
WASHINGTON STREET, BROOKLYN
Sorry, Empire State Building, but this tiny street in DUMBO is definitely the best place to take an Instagram photo in all of NYC.
Walk down this quaint tree-lined street in the West Village and you’ll basically step into a time capsule–some brownstones date as far back as 1850,