“Alex is the grandfather I never had,” says Mike. “He connects me with a link to the past.” Mike’s life has been enriched by their warm relationship, Alex’s wisdom and the stories he shares of growing up in Germany.
If you're in the mood for a little gastro-therapy, look no further than Caffe Palermo in Little Italy!
Zingone Brothers on Columbus and 83rd Street. A dying breed-old school NYC green grocer. Beautiful spot. (See on Yelp!)
Described as "One Of The Greatest Jewelry Designers Of The 21st Century", Alexis Bittar went from hawking his wares on the streets of New York, to selling his eponymous jewelry collections in more than 34 countries around the globe. (Link)
A stone's throw away from the 25 East 83rd Street Cooperative, Central Park's Jackie Onassis Reservoir is home to one of Manhattan's idyllic jogging tracks. This 1.7 mile path has become a mainstay of my morning routine.
Two blocks from 325 Riverside Drive, this legendary bakery at West 105th Street and Broadway attracts visitors from all over Manhattan!
This neighborhood gem at Broadway and West 105th Street is two blocks from my listing at 325 Riverside Drive, and feet away from the 103rd Street 1-train station.