things to do in lower east side
Located in Lower Manhattan, Lower East Side is an energetic and diverse neighbourhood in New York that breathes fashion. Once an overcrowded slum, Lower East side is now labelled as Manhattan’s most fashionable, artful and eclectic neighbourhood. Abbreviated popularly as LES, the architecture of the area emanates an uncanny charm. Cramped spaces, slightly dodgy alleyways and tenement-style complexes add to its artful & fashionable appeal. The neighbourhood is acclaimed for its nightlife, chic cafes, restaurants and nightclubs.
In addition, outstanding restaurants, shops, indie boutiques and scenery eateries make the area a lively and exciting place to live. Lower East Side no doubt has the premier nightlife and party locations perfect for weekend excitement and holidays in New York.
The neighbourhood is well connected by public transportation and is served by New York City Subway (metro stations) and bus service. The nearby metro stations are Grand Street (B D), Bowery (J Z), Second Avenue (F), Delancey Street – Essex Street (F J M Z), and East Broadway (F). New York City Bus routes include M9, M14A, M14D, M15, M15 SBS, M21, M22, M103, B39.