Union Square is like the Noah’s Ark of New York, rescuing at least two of every kind from the curling seas of concrete. In fact, one...
Union Square Greenmarket
On most days, Union Square’s northern end hosts the most popular of the 53 greenmarkets throughout the five boroughs. Indeed, even...
This Gothic Revival Episcopal church, designed in 1843 by James Renwick Jr, was made of marble quarried by prisoners at ‘Sing Sing,’ the...
Rocking since 1978, Irving Plaza has seen them all: the Ramones, Bob Dylan, U2, Pearl Jam, you name it. These days it’s a great...
Sweet-toothed Aussie Max Brenner is expanding waistlines in NYC with his café-cum-chocolate-bar. It’s a Wonker-ful spot for a cocoa...
841 Broadway · interesting places nearby
The yoga spot in Manhattan, Jivamukti – in a 12,000-sq-ft locale on Union Sq – is a posh place for Vinyasa, Hatha and Ashtanga classes. The center’s ‘open classes’ are suitable for both rookies and experienced practitioners, and there’s an organic, vegan café on-site too. Gratuitous celebrity tidbit: Uma’s little bro Dechen Thurman teaches classes here.