Welcome to Harlem

A guide to New York's sassiest neighbourhood

Words: Lee Tulloch, Photography: Tony Amos
Red Rooster
Sunday morning
Sunday morning
Sunday morning visitors
130th street, Astor Row
public garden
Washington Irving Residence
Sylvan Terrace
Morris - Jumel Mansion
Trinity Cemetery
Sugar Hill
721 Guest Suites outside and in
Harlem Shambles
Princess Jenkins and one of her faithful
Hat Heaven, Hats by Bunn
diner - late
salon - late
salon - late
fast food, Chez Lucienne
Paris Blues
Paris Blues
Samuel Hargress Jr at Paris Blues
security camera at the IHOP - late
125th St subway at Malcolm X Blvd
on Malcolm X
good company
Amy Ruth's
Tren'ness at Sylvia's
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New York’s friendly and funky Harlem is our favourite neighbourhood. It has had its troubled times, but a strong community spirit has never wavered. Now, it’s jumping with fabulous bars and restaurants where there once were vacant shopfronts. A visit to Harlem is the most fun you can have on Manhattan. Our guide to where to eat, stay, shop, play, pray and catch some sweet jazz.

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