1. Empire State Building

Building · Koreatown · 350 5th Ave (btwn 33rd & 34th St), New York, NY

HISTORYHISTORY: The Empire State Building opened ahead of schedule in 1931 taking only one year and 45 days to build. It is currently the tallest building in NYC.

Statue of Liberty is one of to do.

2. Statue of Liberty

Monument / Landmark · Liberty Island · Liberty Island, New York, NY

HuffPostHuffPost: The crown reopened in summer 2009 for the first time since 9/11 and will be open until 2011 when it is closed for renovations. Read more.

Rockefeller Center is one of to do.

3. Rockefeller Center

Plaza · Rockefeller Center · Rockefeller Plaza (btwn 50th & 51st St), New York, NY

The New YorkerThe New Yorker: “In the bank at Rockefeller Plaza where he went to cash a check, the long-haired guard asked in a whisper if he could touch Mr. Zuckerman’s coat.” —Philip Roth, “Smart Money.” Read more.

Hard Rock Cafe Yankee Stadium is one of to do.

4. Hard Rock Cafe Yankee Stadium

American Restaurant · Concourse Village · Yankee Stadium (Gate 6), Bronx, NY

Yankee Stadium InsiderYankee Stadium Insider: Until the 7th inning, you can exit the stadium through The Hard Rock Cafe, get your hand stamped and then RE-ENTER the stadium. This is the only spot to exit and re-enter the stadium.

Rodeo Bar is one of to do.

5. Rodeo Bar

Rock Club · Kips Bay · 375 3rd Ave (at E 27th St), New York, NY
The Drunken Monkey is one of to do.

6. The Drunken Monkey

Bar · West Brighton · 1205 Forest Ave, Staten Island, NY
Jimbo's Hamburger Palace is one of to do.

7. Jimbo's Hamburger Palace

Diner · Mott Haven · 232 Willis Ave (E 138th St), Bronx, NY
Franco Bakery Corp is one of to do.

8. Franco Bakery Corp

Cupcake Shop · Mott Haven · 527 E 138th St (Brook Ave), Bronx, NY
Pio Pio is one of to do.

9. Pio Pio

Peruvian Restaurant · Mott Haven · 264 Cypress Ave (at E 139th St.), Bronx, NY
Sheridan Market is one of to do.

10. Sheridan Market

American Restaurant · Concourse Village · 161st Street (Sheridan Ave.), New York
Rite Aid is one of to do.

11. Rite Aid

Drugstore / Pharmacy · Mott Haven · 537-539 E 138th St (Saint Ann's Ave), Bronx, NY
Giovanni's Restaurant is one of to do.

12. Giovanni's Restaurant

Bar · Concourse Village · 579 Grand Concourse (at 150th Street), Bronx, NY
Barreto Park Pool is one of to do.

13. Barreto Park Pool

Pool · Hunts Point · New York
Billy's Sports Bar is one of to do.

14. Billy's Sports Bar

Sports Bar · Concourse Village · 856 River Ave (at E 161st St), Bronx, NY
Bronx Museum of the Arts is one of to do.

15. Bronx Museum of the Arts

Art Museum · Concourse · 1040 Grand Concourse (at E 165th St.), Bronx, NY
Barretto Point Park is one of to do.

16. Barretto Point Park

Park · Hunts Point · Tiffany St (at Viele Ave), Bronx, NY
Museum of Sex is one of to do.

17. Museum of Sex

Erotic Museum · NoMad · 233 5th Ave (at E 27th St), New York, NY
Blockheads Burritos is one of to do.

18. Blockheads Burritos

Burrito Place · Murray Hill · 499 3rd Ave (btwn E 33rd & E 34th St), New York, NY