Cool Stuff

Everything You Need to Plan a Perfect Day in the City


Cool & Unusual Date Night Ideas: Fall & Winter Edition

In a city as big as Manhattan, coming up with a unique date idea can be more nerve wracking than the date itself. Lucky for you, we’ve got 26 cold weather friendly ideas. Get ready to fall in love with our city...

15 Cultural Gems for the Worldly New Yorker

Tired of going to the same museums over and over? Cure your travel bug by visiting one--or all!--of these 15 international art museums around our culturally diverse and delightful city.

24 of the Most Photogenic Places in New York City

Get your cameras ready! We've got the picture perfect list. If you're visiting the City you'll be able to leave with the picture perfect photo and if you're a local you'll be sure to fall in love with the city all over again.

Foods & drinks

Irish Pubs of Greenwich Village

Join us in an Irish pub crawl across the neighborhood. Not only have we complied our favorite Irish pubs and their best dishes and drinks, but we also found the most optimal way to visit each one!

10 of the Best Bakeries in New York City

Craving something on the sweeter side? No fear, we'll steer you in the right direction. These places' baked goods are the stuff of legend. From the softball sized-cookies at Levain and beyond, you won't be disappointed.

Coffee Shops in Greenwich Village

We've selected eight of the Village's most unique and delicious coffee shops, and described what you'll find at each one. Look no further for your perfect morning pit stop or a mid-afternoon get-together.

NYC's 10 Best Hot Chocolate & Apple Cider Spots

No matter how warm your blood runs, everyone feels the cold during the winter months here in NYC. Lucky for you, we've put together a list of the very best spots to warm up your insides this season.

The 10 Best Hole in the Wall Eateries in Manhattan

Tired of Yelping "best affordable restaurants in NYC" every weekend? It's time to try something different. Pull up a chair next next to the locals at one of the most tried and true Hole in the Wall eateries this island has to offer.

17 Breweries & Wineries Native to New York City

Who doesn't love a good, cold one after a hard day's work? Or a nice glass of red... whenever? Tours, tastings, and general awesomeness abounds at these NY native beverage-centric spots.

Evening Entertainment

20 Hottest Music & Food Venues in the Village

Here's a little history about music in Manhattan. Plus, prices, venues, hours, and links to the most happenin' places in Greenwich Village.

Comedy Clubs of Manhattan

Get ready to get your laugh on at one of our many show houses! Get the scoop on each venue in this guide to navigating the city’s local comedy scene.

For the history buff

Guide to Greenwich Village Writers & Poets

Writers and poets have found a muse in Greenwich Village since before the 1900s. We've rounded up addresses to the homes and haunts of 14 notable writers of the last century.

Guide to Greenwich Village Painters & Illustrators

Painters and Illustrators have been looking to Greenwich Village for inspiration for decades -- Warhol, Dali, and Hopper. Find out their favorite hangouts, where they stayed, and places you'll recognize in some of their work.

WSH's Guide to Greenwich Village Artists: Musicians

Greenwich Village has been a haven for musicians and music lovers since the 1940s. Discover the famous musicians who called The Village home before they were famous, where they were discovered, and where they hung out.