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1. Jacques Torres Chocolate: A small chocolate shop on Water St near the Brooklyn Bridge. It is famous for its hot chocolate. You can either get...
2. Strand Bookstore, The: A bookworm's heaven on Fourth Avenue, "home to 18 miles of books" both used and new.  
3. Shake Shack: Shake Shack is an outdoor restaurant serving hamburgers, hot dogs, fries and shakes in Madison Square Park. It is ...
4. TKTS: Offers discounted same-day tickets for Broadway shows. The office at Times Square often has a line backed up for ho...  
5. Film Forum: Nonprofit independent theater that shows new art-house movies and runs great repertory series (Woody Allen; Godard;...  
6. Ferrara's: A now-famous, family-owned place to buy fresh Italian pastries. Ferrara's, founded in 1892, claims to be "America's...  
7. NYSE: NYSE is the acronym for the New York Stock Exchange.  
8. Syms: A famous bargain designer clothing store on Park Avenue, where the motto is "an educated customer is our best custo...  
9. Century 21: A downtown Manhattan store, not to be confused with the Real Estate company of the same name, that sells designer i...  
10. Circle Line: A sightseeing cruise that showcases the New York skyline, the Statue of Liberty and other landmarks.  
11. Lord and Taylor: A high-end department store on Fifth Avenue.  
12. Bloomie's: Bloomingdale's, a famous high-end department store.  
13. Schimmel's Knishes: "The Downtown Knish" and the "World's Finest Knishes Since 1910" are made on Houston Street in lower Manhattan. For...  
14. Gray's Papaya: Gray's Papaya has very good and very cheap hot dogs, as well as pineapple and papaya drinks. They are open 24-7 all...  
15. Plaza Hotel: A landmark 19-story luxury hotel near Fifth Avenue and Central Park.  
 
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