On Saturday, September 8th NYU’s Explore New York, Explore the World took to the streets, the streets of Astoria, Queens. Led by Streetwise tour leader Andrew, students were led though the borough’s Greek neighborhood and introduced to community establishments, representatives and culinary traditions. In two hours we managed to travel many miles, walking away with a feel for the hood, an understanding of Greek culture and an fancy for the food.
Follow in our steps through the pictures below.
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St. Demetrios Cathedral, 30-11 30th Drive, Astoria, Queens NY, 718 728 1718
Mediterranean Foods Inc., 30-12 34th Street, Astoria, Queens NY, 718-728-6166, Mon- Sat 8 AM- 9 PM & Sun 8 AM- 7 PM
Yaya’s Bakery, 28-46 31st Street, Astoria, Queens NY, 718 932 3113