New York is too big to feel like a college town. But, in many ways, it is one, serving as home to New York University, the New School, the CUNY schools, Columbia University, Fordham University, and Manhattan College, to name a few. These students can be found all over the city, but they throng thicker in some spots—ones that sit closer to their respective campuses and also charge way less for drinks than some of this city’s definitively non-student-friendly $18 cocktail bars. Here are some of our favorites.
- Thrillist explores the city’s oldest bars from Fraunces Tavern to McSorley’s Old Ale House
- TIME tells us why IKEA furniture in their catalogs look so much better than in person
- Architizer shares Calmspace sleeping pods for your office, which takes the saying “sleeping on the job” to another level
- Gothamist answers the most important question for every New Yorker: toasted or untoasted?