The only city I would give up Athens’ weather for! New York is the absolute capital of the world and I am not talking skyscrapers or Statue of Liberty, but dining, shopping, clubbing, socializing, entertainment…
You can find some of my usual favourites below or you can check #dimitrisgoestonyc on Instagram (includes geotags to guide you through Google Maps).
Have the time of your life! Here you can!
Chicken satay with peanut sauce and jasmine rice at Cafe Gitane, super models’ favorite bohemian little place in Nolita.
Bitter chocolate mousse at Lafayette bistro – meeting point of the stylish elite
Use the bicycle to move around Manhattan -here at Bleecker Street wearing Prada boots.
Shopping for design furniture in SoHo.
Lunch break, having a tartine St-Marcellin at the Food Hall of The Plaza
Cupcakes at landmark cafe Angelique at Bleecker Str., West Village.
Strolling around the iconic for its architecture Rockfeller Center.
Cocktails at the Waverly Inn, owned by Vanity Fair’s editor-in-chief Graydon Carter & frequented by the «literati».
The interior of Waverly Inn.
Use the subway!
Givenchy at Jeffrey concept store, Meatpacking District.
At Magnolia Bakery beloved by Carrie Bradshaw.
At ultra-hip ACE hotel lobby & cafe, meeting @stevemilatos greek top model.
At Rei Kawabuko’s Dover Street Market concept store.
At Balthazar, the all-time-classic meeting point in SoHo.
Another pic of Balthazar’s classic interior.
The view from The Standard hotel… toilets (!).
Authentic american burger & fries at Monkey bar, another NYC establisment byy Graydon Carter.
I absolutely love Dean & Deluca delicatessen grocery stores! This one is in the heart of SoHo.
Washington Square Park in the evening…
Book-shopping at huge Barnes & Noble bookshop at Union Square.
It’s not NYC if there is no hotdog #streetfood #foodporn
Welcome to Verb Cafe in Williamsburg, Brooklyn hipsterland!
Posing outside Verb Cafe.
Flag store of Le Labo fragrances & cosmetics in Nolita. This is where it all started!
Desserts at restaurant Indochine, favourite among fashion insiders.
Make sure you visit Bigelow, best pharmacy in the whole world, showcasing exclusive cosmetics brands, as well as their own super-good stuff!
A power feeling you only experience in Manhattan…
The Central Park!!!
Shopping at Brooks Brothers’ Black Fleece designed by Thom Browne (the Bleecker Street flagship store in Village).
Buvette – The french little restaurant in Village. Come here for a Sunday brunch…