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.
For Miranda, the corner of Hillside Avenue and Nagle Avenue is one of the best places in Upper Manhattan to experience the In the Heights vibe. “It has that crazy sweeping building—[it looks like] the Flatiron Building. It’s at such an odd angle, and it’s the best example of this sort of crazy urban neighborhood. It’s actually the building we used for our poster.”