New York City is made up of five boroughs: the Bronx, Brooklyn, Manhattan, Queens and Staten Island. Each one has enough attractions—and enough personality—to be a city all its own. Learn more about them with this guide.
The oldest apothecary-pharmacy in the United States, this shop has served the likes of Mark Twain and John Belushi. The West Village shop specializes in hard-to-find, high-quality skincare, homeopathic remedies and old–New York charm. The brands come from around the world—Elgydium toothpaste from France, Kusco-Murphy hair care products from Australia—and from right at home, with Bigelow’s own beautifully packaged line of soaps, lotions and more.