4 things you should check out in East Harlem
If you haven’t heard, East Harlem has a bad rap. From the absurdly high poverty and crime rates to the lack of fresh food, there isn’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, you’ll quickly embrace the rugged mentality.
There’s way more to East Harlem than Red Rooster and gang violence. There’s a lively underbelly of the neighborhood set to be discovered.