Urbanist: Podcast Guide to Cities

Urbanist: Podcast Guide to Cities

By Ariel
We uncover the secrets of cities that aren't covered in the textbooks nor shown in the guidebooks. Join us for audio guides and conversations with locals to learn about the true history of cities.

More of Urbanist videos at facebook.com/UrbanistLive, @UrbanistLive on Instagram, and Urbanist History of Cities on YouTube.
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How to Explore Secret Brooklyn (with Michelle Young & Augustin Pasquet)

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NYC Menswear Style Guide (with Dennis Sarkozy)
👔One of my most stylish friends Dennis Sarkozy tells me all of the tips-and-tricks on how to shop for the best menswear in New York City. Dennis is a Brooklyn-based Community Builder with decade-long experience in men's fashion retail. Our conversation covers: 1. The wonders of Ralph Lauren store at Madison Avenue. 2. How to shop at high-end retail 3. A run-down of the best vintage/second-hand shops in NYC 4. How to get high-end items for a fraction of the price at sample styles 5. The core principles of men's style 📲Dennis' instagram: instagram.com/desarkozy More of Urbanist videos at facebook.com/UrbanistLive, @UrbanistLive on Instagram, and Urbanist History of Cities on YouTube.
34:14
February 11, 2020
How to Explore Secret Brooklyn (with Michelle Young & Augustin Pasquet)
Brooklyn is not only famous worldwide because of its stereotypical accent or hipster culture, it's also a mecca for urban exploration. Inside the largest borough of New York City is over a hundred secrets waiting to be explored. In this podcast we talk with the experts Michelle Young and Augustin Pasquet authors of Secret Brooklyn (part of the Secret series by Jonglez Publishing) and owners of Untapped New York. We're discussing the most interesting secrets from the book, how to find your own hidden wonders, and the Brooklyn neighborhood you can't miss. You can find Secret Brooklyn wherever books are sold, here's an affiliate link:  https://amzn.to/2FQ80iE For more secrets and tours go to: UntappedNewYork.com More of Urbanist videos at facebook.com/UrbanistLive, @UrbanistLive on Instagram, and Urbanist History of Cities on YouTube.
36:54
January 14, 2020
Best Places to Photograph New York (with Jennifer O'Brien)
Everyone nowadays has a camera in their pocket, but the marker of a photographer is someone who captures a unique aspect of their subject. How can we uniquely capture New York City? What are the best places to get unique angles? How can you meet other photographers? We answer all of these questions to day with Jennifer O'Brien, a professional photographer and YouTuber. You can find more of Jennifer's photos at: @jenniferscamera and @thetravelwomen and Jennifer O'Brien on Youtube. More of Urbanist videos at facebook.com/UrbanistLive, @UrbanistLive on Instagram, and Urbanist History of Cities on YouTube.
40:42
January 3, 2020
The Ultimate Broadway Guide (with Caitlin Ramrakha)
Broadway is the most visited attraction in New York City, but how to get the best tickets, what are best apps to use, which musicals are the best, and what to do before and after seeing a musical? We're answering those questions today with Caitlin Ramrakha, the biggest Broadway fan I know! Let's give our regards to Broadway! You can find more of Caitlin's Broadway adventures at: instagram.com/caitlinramrakha More of Urbanist videos at facebook.com/UrbanistLive, @UrbanistLive on Instagram, and Urbanist History of Cities on YouTube.
43:27
December 13, 2019
Where to Eat in New York City (with Alex Chester)
What is the best food in NYC? We sit down with Alex Chester, Editor-in-Chief of Hapa Mag, to learn the best spots to eat in NYC like a local! All while we munch on one of the best dim sum places in Chinatown.  Join us for the fun! You can find Alex Chester @alexfchester on instagram, HapaMag.com, and We're Not All Ninjas podcast. More of Urbanist videos at facebook.com/UrbanistLive, @UrbanistLive on Instagram, and Urbanist History of Cities on YouTube.
41:49
December 11, 2019
Secrets Under The High Line
The Meatpacking District is more than its fancy bars and food halls, this is the birthplace of the Oreo and the once infamous Death Avenue. Here's the full story. Map Route: https://goo.gl/maps/VckD4iidsM5PPZBW6 More of Urbanist videos at facebook.com/UrbanistLive, @UrbanistLive on Instagram, and Urbanist History of Cities on YouTube.
23:45
December 2, 2019
History of Spring Street (in Nolita & SoHo)
Many dark secrets lurk in Spring Street. Let's stroll through the neighborhoods of Nolita into SoHo to learn about a mafia hideout, the first Italian-American NYPD cop, a haunted clothing store, and the oldest building in SoHo. Map Route: https://goo.gl/maps/fCCyUCLanjCN1pim6 More of Urbanist videos at facebook.com/UrbanistLive, @UrbanistLive on Instagram, and Urbanist History of Cities on YouTube.
27:34
December 2, 2019
Tale of Two Chinatowns
Manhattan's Chinatown is the oldest ethnic neighborhood in the city with a complicated history of gang wars and two cultures melding.  Let's stroll down Mott Street through Doyers Street and towards Chatham Square to learn about this fascinating neighborhood! Map Route: https://goo.gl/maps/HvdBk8F1VWqQ7nV47 More of Urbanist videos at facebook.com/UrbanistLive, @UrbanistLive on Instagram, and Urbanist History of Cities on YouTube.
28:32
December 1, 2019