Uptown affluence and downtown style come together in Chelsea. Cutting-edge art galleries and gay-friendly bars mingle with sought-after high-rises and converted warehouses in this ultra-fashionable, and ultra busy, neighbourhood. Chelsea’s world-class architecture, fine dining establishments, and hip nightlife scene contribute to its first-rate reputation.See places to stay Save this neighbourhood
Chelsea: Contemporary with an Artistic Edge
Ideally situated between numerous world-class contemporary art galleries and restaurants, Chelsea has a tremendous array of offerings. David Zwirner, Gagosian, Cheim & Reid, & Pace Gallery are popular gallery destinations. For architecture enthusiasts, West Chelsea along the High Line offers a virtual panorama of contemporary architecture from the likes of Frank Gehry, Jean Nouvel, and Neil Denari."
Stylish Spaces Inside and Out
The location is unbeatable as you are a few blocks to Madison Square Park, EATALY, The FlatIron Building, Whole Foods Market and all of the great bars, clubs and restaurants that Chelsea has to offer. Times Square, Union Square, Central Park, the East Village, the West Village and Soho are all a very short taxi or subway ride away."
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Born and raised in France, Julia Robbs now calls Brooklyn, NY home. She attended college in Chicago, then moved to Atlanta to study photography before recently settling in what she thinks is the world's best city, New York. She loves capturing quiet details and small moments through her photography, and enjoyed discovering the little nuances that make up each unique neighbourhood in NYC while shooting for Airbnb.