What you'll do
Guided by myself or well trained colleague we will explore two of New York’s most iconic and picturesque neighborhoods: Flatiron & Union Square. On this tour you will enjoy gourmet tastings while learning about the incredible history and architecture of the neighborhood. We will begin with a delicious breakfast focaccia at an epic artisanal Italian food emporium as we breakdown the buildings original intent and preserved architecture. We will then visit the oldest standing diner in New York, for a classic German/Jewish sandwich. As we dive into the department store and factory world of the neighborhood, we will explore a cheese factory and nibble on their three cheese grilled cheese. We will then explore the architecture and construction of the Flatiron building and the neighborhood, while making our way past the largest chocolate waterfall in the US. We'll journey into Union Square as we walk through one of the oldest Green markets and our tour will conclude at the cities best bakery where we'll nibble on their award winning baked goods. *late arrivals not accepted due to the nature and timing of the tour.
We are New York: We are Norwegian, Irish, Scottish, English, Nigerian, Asian, ballerinas, award winning Broadway actors, stand up comedians and voice over artist. A lethal combo for master storytellers. Our passions have made us the most sought-after licensed guides in New York. So, please join us in examining an era of accelerated progress for women, shopping and architecture—The Gilded Age, told by a true New Yorker. Be sure to check out my other tour on airbnb!! https://abnb.me/htAWTuBASW?user_id=144866025&s=50
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Where you'll be
We will visit: - the first Eataly in the US - the Flatiron building - the oldest diner in new york - a cheese factory - madison square park - union square - the best bakery in new york
Things to keep in mind
Any experience can be cancelled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase.
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Up to 12 guests ages 9 and up can attend. No guests will be accepted after 10:40 am. Please plan for travel delays and you are always welcome to reschedule.
Please note this is a history AND food tour. Please inform me of any food allergies you might have. Unfortunately we cannot accommodate for dairy free or gluten free restrictions. This is a dairy and bread heavy tour.
The History & Food Walk