Recommended Walks (listed by area)

Stroll through NYC neighborhoods, now arranged by borough. A selection of posts:


The popular High Line is a gateway to the Meatpacking District and Chelsea

Walking the Financial District
Financial District

Governors Island is part of the borough of Manhattan

Lower East Side

Fifth Avenue during the holiday season

From an Evening Walk in the South Village

The South Village
Times Square

The High Bridge, in Washington Heights in Upper Manhattan



View of the plaza at the intersection of Broadway, S 6th Street, and Bedford Av in Williamsburg


City Island, in the Bronx

Staten Island



Beyond the City


train station, Hudson, NY

Hudson ValleyA Trip to Dia:Beacon
City Escape: Finding Local Color in Hudson, NY
Day Trip: Up the River to Hudson, New York and a Visit to Frederic Church's Olana
Art Trips Up the Hudson: Day Excursions from New York City to Museums and Historic Sites
• Long Island Beyond: A Weekend in Montauk (60 Guilders blog)
25 Great Things to Do in San Antonio, Texas
Savannah, GA.: Escape from Savannah, 1928: Young John Mercer Moves to New York and Flannery O'Connor's Six Months in New York City

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