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My Urban Sherpa is an Internet resource for travelers and residents alike, whose plethora of interests and dearth of free time demand reliable information of the well-heeled and well-traveled. My Urban Sherpa recommends restaurants, shops, exercise facilities and cultural events that cover well-known destinations and hidden neighborhood gems. Easy to navigate, time efficient, and up-to-date, the site winnows an overwhelming number of choices into a manageable and reliable selection.


Visitors can search for information by category and neighborhood. Listings include the street address, phone number, map, Web link, pithy description and occasionally a logo or photo.


City
The Metropolitan Opera
One of New York's crown jewels.

Puma in the Meatpacking District

Cuisine
Aroma Espresso Bar
Israel’s answer to Starbucks recently hit NYC with the opening of the Aroma Espr...

Gordon Ramsay at The London NYC
After the completion of a $6.5-million restaurant renovation, The London is seat...

Self
New York Sports Club at 41st Street & 3rd Avenue
A full-service gym with cycling, yoga, Pilates, cardio, and conditioning classes...

J'aime Adore Day Spa

Society
Union Square Park Playgrounds
Three playgrounds for the little ones are recommended by Victoria Kann, as is th...

New York Public Library – Humanities and Social Science Library
The Berg Collection "A selected list of American authors represented by choice...

Sports
The Pond
The ice rink is temporarily constructed in winter on top of the popular summer p...

Rink at Rockefeller Plaza
It's a scene--lights, music, crowds--and it's fun. Rates are $9/13 for adults, $...

Travel
Columbia University Club

On the Ave Hotel
This reasonably priced, fashionable hotel on the Upper West Side that accommodat...



Last Update: Tuesday Sep 01 2015