4 things you should check out in East Harlem
If you havenâ€™t heard, East Harlem has a bad rap. From the absurdly high poverty and crime rates to the lack of fresh food, there isnâ€™t too much to enjoy outside of the authentic cuisine. For those of you seeking inspiration in Spanish Harlem, like Dylan, King, and...Nora Roberts, youâ€™ll quickly embrace the rugged mentality.
Thereâ€™s way more to East Harlem than Red Rooster and gang violence. Thereâ€™s a lively underbelly of the neighborhood set to be discovered.