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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
New Balance on 42nd Street & 5th Avenue
With three midtown locations--42nd St. & 5th Ave., 50th St. & 3rd Ave., and 7th ...

Sephora, 5th Ave. & 49th St.
A playground for make-up lovers.

Cuisine
Savoy
A charming place: delightfully small and fireplace-warmed in winter. Savoy embod...

Aquavit
Scandinavian food served impeccably in a gorgeous townhouse of Scandinavian desi...

Self
New York Sports Club at 94th & Broadway
A full-service gym with cycling, yoga, Pilates, cardio, and conditioning classes...

Mezzanine Spa
Eastern and Western treatments for skin and body with medical supervision.

Society
New York Bound Books
The New York Bound Books website is dedicated to all things New York for readers...

Stuyvesant Town Playgrounds
Between Stuy Town and Peter Cooper Village, there are five themed playgrounds, l...

Sports
Dr. Stuart Hershon, MD
Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery, Sports Medicine. Affiliated with Beth Israel ...

Conrad's Bike Shop

Travel
New York with Kids, Victoria Kann

New York is the greatest place for kids. When my daughters were a little youn...

Kate & Andy Spade

A running list, in the order they came to mind, of favorite restaurants:

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Last Update: Friday Jul 21 2017