New York City is a hub of community and collaboration for people around the world. It's no surprise that many famous figures formed formidable friendships here.
Discover secrets and stories of the Rockaways, the seaside peninsula with a vibrant history defined by military involvement and its proximity to the ocean.
Discover the NYC homes and haunts of 10 famous poets, from Allen Ginsberg to Patti Smith to Walt Whitman, Henry David Thoreau and the Beat Generation writers.
From a hidden penthouse addition, to its many "first" and history of the colorful characters, the secrets of the infamous NYC apartment hotel, the Chelsea Hotel
We trace Patti Smith's trail through the East Village, Greenwich Village and Chelsea, when she fed off the inspiration of the artists and musicians around her.