Taschens New York
Get the most out of New York
In New York, it apos
s all about who you know. And now you apos
Angelika Taschen knows New York. She apos
s been behind the velvet ropes, explored the secret, unmarked restaurants and beloved neighborhood delis, scoured Soho, Nolita and Tribeca apos
s stylish stores, and scoped out hotels uptown and downtown, from sleek and chic to hidden charms. She provides an all-access pass to parts of New York even most locals don apos
t know. Dictionary-style cutout tabs make it easy to flip through, and a pocket-sized map of Manhattan lists all the shops, hotels, and restaurants in the book. With this guide in hand, New York is yours for the taking.
Featuring the Maritime Hotel, a former sailors apos
dorm, now Chelsea apos
s coolest hotel
Robert De Niro apos
s Greenwich Hotel, with its authentic Japanese spa
the cheap but chic Pod Hotel. Learn how to get the best table at the Waverly Inn, Vanity Fair editor Graydon Carter apos
s exclusive salon for the glitterati
how to find Soho apos
s hidden basement bar subMercer
the Shake Shack, for a terrific burger in the shade of Madison Square Park
s, the Spanish Harlem Italian joint run by the Sopranos apos
actor who turned Madonna away
where to buy New York apos
s best cheesecake
and Greenwich Letterpress, for hand-printed cards to send to envious friends who didn apos
t make this fabulous New York trip!
About the editor:
Angelika Taschen studied art history and German literature in Heidelberg, gaining her doctorate in 1986. Working for TASCHEN since 1987, she has published numerous titles on art, architecture, photography, design, travel, and lifestyle.
About the photographer:
Poul Ober specializes in interiors, architecture, and travel, and has produced advertising and editorial photography for Williams-Sonoma, O At Home, House Garden, and various architectural and interior design firms. He lives and works in New York. (www. poulober. com)
Daisann McLane writes for National Geographic Traveler Magazine, The New York Times, New York Times Magazine and International Herald Tribune. She is the author of TASCHEN apos
s Cheap Hotels and lives in New York City and Hong Kong. (www. daisann. com)
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