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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.


Jimmy Choo
Extravagant shoes.

Shanghai Garden Restaurant
The brave who traverse the congestion and ungodly smells of Canal Street will fi...

Per Se
Thomas Keller (of French Laundry: Napa Valley's culinary magnum opus) has severa...

Crunch in the East Village
Densely packed cardio equipment-- including 30 "brand new" machines, strength tr...

Shizuka New York
A Japanese day spa offering facials, manicures, pedicures and massage.

Ballet Academy East
Ballet, pre-ballet, tap, drama, modern, and open classes for young children thro...

Asia Society

Printing House Fitness & Racquet Club
A full-service gym with five squash courts, personal training, pool, rooftop sun...

Boxing at Chelsea Piers
A fully equipped boxing and fitness center for novice and amateur fighters with...

24-hour Pharmacy / Duane Reade / 3rd Avenue & 74th Street
Duane Reade has pharmacies all over town; some are open 24 hours a day, every da...

Harlem Meer
More wildlife than you would expect in New York City, these eleven acres from 10...

Last Update: Wednesday Oct 26 2016