Lower East Side Tenement Museum
This museum puts the neighborhood’s heartbreaking but inspiring heritage on full display in three recreations of...
Kehila Kedosha Janina Synagogue & Museum
This small synagogue is home to an obscure branch of Judaism, the Romaniotes, whose ancestors were slaves sent to Rome by ship but...
Pizza A Casa
Housed in a kitchen that doubles as a laboratory and classroom, Pizza A Casa walks 12 pie-ophiles through the process of making their...
An eatery that spills easily into a party scene, with an airy Havana-meets-Beijing vibe and a focus on fine sipping tequilas (the menu...
Downtown and Brooklyn are home to many veggie places and, while many come and go, delicious stalwarts include the miraculous Babycakes ,...
Lonely Planet review
Socially and environmentally responsible fashion usually tends to entail certain sacrifices in the good-looks department. Bucking the trend is Moo Shoes, a vegan boutique where style is no small consideration in the design of inexpensive microfiber (faux leather) shoes, bags and motorcycle jackets. Look for smart-looking Novacas, Crystalyn Kae purses, Queenbee Creations messenger bags and sleek Matt & Nat wallets.
For more ecofriendly designs, head across the street to the cute boutique Kaight .