Federal Reserve Bank of New York
The best reason to visit the Federal Reserve Bank is the chance to (briefly) ogle at its high-security vault – more than 10,000 tons of...
St Paul's Chapel
Despite George Washington worshipping here after his inauguration in 1789, this classic revival brownstone chapel found new fame in the...
9/11 Memorial Preview Site
Vegetarians need not apply at Anthony Bourdain's serious brasserie. Among the elegant light-fixture balls, dark-wood paneling and stiff...
Lonely Planet review
For a break from the big-food fair down in these parts, pop into this unassuming storefront, where you’ll find what’s been frequently cited by local mags as the best falafel in town. Mouhamed Shami stuffs the ungreasy fried chickpea balls into wonderfully thin and pliant pita – and does a solid job with other Mid-East standards, too, including tangy foul mudammas (fava-bean salad), chicken shawarma, and kibbehs both lamb and vegetarian, the latter of which is an intriguing combo of mint, spinach, chard, pomegranate juice and cracked wheat.