By Cristina Cianci
Born on Staten Island + raised in New Jersey + my love of the shore, loud talking with hand gestures, pasta (and my ability to eat it three times a day) = I proudly wear the Italian American badge on my sleeve.
Living in Manhattan during college was a whole other ball game. From thee hidden treasures I found and made my own to the spots I frequented as a kid, these are the seven I hold close to my heart and badge.
The Brooklyn Bridge
The Bethesda Fountain in Central Park
This View From My Friend’s Roof in Midtown Manhattan
Madison Square Garden
The New York Public Library
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