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Michelle is the founder of Untapped Cities. She can usually be found in New York (where she grew up), Paris, backpacking in South America or Southeast Asia, or in-transit between. She has an obsession with buses, shoots with a Nikon SLR camera, and destroys cellos on stage with her indie rock band. She’s traveled to 35 countries, including working for earthquake disaster organizations in Peru and Sumatra. She is an author of 100 Ways to Make History, published by the New York Public Library. She holds a masters in urban planning from Columbia University, a B.A. from Harvard in the History of Art & Architecture, and is a graduate of the Juilliard School of Music. Follow her on Twitter @untappedmich.


http://untappedcities.com/2010/09/26/touring-the-old-city-hall-station/ Read more.
A building in Crown Heights, Brooklyn, home to the Chabad-Lubavitch Orthodox Jewish spiritual center has doubles in more than a dozen places around the world. Read more.
Photographs of the abandoned subway level underneath the Port Authority Times Square station in NYC, now being converted into 7 line extension. Read more.
The NYC subway carries many secrets, like any extensive system that was built over time. Here are our 10 favorite hidden finds. Read more.
Photos from the 2014 pop-up Dîner en Blanc, which returned to the waterfront last night at Nelson A. Rockefeller Park in Battery Park City Read more.
The ultimate secret bar in NYC just might be the Garryowen Club, a bar for military inside the landmarked 69th Regiment Armory on Lexington Avneue Read more.