Exiting the High Line. Starting here, headed toward the World Trade Center and the western edge of Greenwich Village.

Day 6 HiLi 9 The end 2

Day 6 Washington Street World Trade

Between the meat packing district and Greenwich Village
Between the meat packing district and Greenwich Village
Day 6 GV Cheese store
Cheese, anyone?
Yes, cheese rocks.
Yes, cheese rocks.
Famous intersection
Famous intersection
A day in the "nabe" (new term for neighborhood)
A day in the “nabe” (new term for neighborhood)

After reading this: “Wine-dark in a shallow lemon sea, pelted with capers, the curl of octopus ($16) looked messy and primeval, as if just plucked from the deep. It is the dish that a Greek restaurant lives or dies by, simple yet exacting. Tenderness should be victory enough. But the octopus at Boukiés had gone a step beyond, the flesh undoing itself, achieving a texture, at its core, close to nectar.” Ligaya Mishan, NYT 9/21/12, we had to try it:

Day 6 GV Boukies 2

Heading to the subway station and back to home away from home:

Day 6 GV going home

6 thoughts on “A walk through Greenwich Village, Manhattan

  1. Did the octopus live up to the review? The plates say yes.
    I’ve heard of this place, but I don’t really know anything about it. It looks wonderful and very relaxing, or quiet.

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