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West Village - Meatpacking District

With its eccentric grid plan, olden allure and modern trimmings, West Village is asignature locality. Due to this, it maintains a status as a separateneighborhood although it is the western portion of Greenwich Village itself.

The early 20th century saw the gradual transformation of this area intoa centre of artistic experimentation, earning it the moniker "Little Bohemia". Over the years, it has seen the development of classic artists lofts and exemplary residential building. Recent real estate projects seek to reinvent this neighborhood as a highly desirable address on the city map.    

West Village is a shopping heaven for the connoisseur and the explorer alike. Unlike other commercial neighborhoods in the City, West Village is dotted with a number of boutique outlets as well as flagship stores. From its opulent bath-and-body shops to trendy international apparel lines, this area offers an adventurous shopping experience. Add to it the gastronomic delights that stand testimony to this locale's solid love for food and the enviably colorful nightlife. 

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