Upper West Side, New York City

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  • Upper West side, such as the natural history museum, Dakota apartment building, Lincoln Center is a tranquil luxury residential area. Supermarkets, boutiques are at least somewhat compared to the upper east side, so more area residents can see can be said.
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  • My friend and I enjoyed walking around the area and seeing the houses and structures. It's quaint & seems like you've seen it before even if it's the first time since some of the area has been used fo...  more »
  • More a living community than some of the tourist haunts around midtown and Times Square. A great place to walk and enjoy the old brownstones and mansions, plenty of cafes and restaurants for casual or...  more »

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