New York City has many merits, but being easily conquered isn't one of them. This city's streets hold a myriad of secrets. So many, in fact, that even after living here for a decade, you can expect to regularly stumble on tiny treasures lurking just blocks away. 

Luckily for you, we take exploring these streets very seriously. Here, find our favorites, both old and new, known and obscure.

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