Like just about everyone, we love New York. But to an out-of-towner, the constant hum of this never-sleeping city can be somewhat overwhelming. So we think any visitor to the Big Apple should arrive armed with a few quiet spaces mapped out, just in case a retreat is necessary.
The James New York puts guests at the crossroads of several well-known neighborhoods: Soho, Tirbeca, and the West Village. Here are some nearby spots where you can grab a little green, plus walking directions from the James.