Thursday, March 11, 2010
Flatiron District/Union Square
12 West 19th Street, near 5th Avenue
Mon-Fri. 11:30 a.m. - 8:00 p.m., Sat. 12:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m., Sun. 12:00 p.m. - 6:00p.m.
Subways: R,W to 23rd St.; F,V to 23rd St.; F,V,L,1,2,3 to 14th Street-Union Square
In a city of good bookstores, Idlewild, a travel-themed shop, is something special: books are arranged by country and city and it's so appealingly curated, you'll love it even if you're not going anywhere. And if you are, it's one-stop shopping for travel guides, novels and history.