Bonjour New York

A Fine Selection of Unique Spots For a Genuine New York Experience

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As portable as a map but as informative as a guide, these hybrid Bonjour city map-guides by globetrotting filmmaker Marin Montagut offer his curated recommendations for shopping, dining, and attractions.

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Marin Montagut

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The pocket-sized Bonjour map-guides-made of waterresistant, tear-proof paper-feature rare and soulful places that exude an enviable je ne sais quoi. From bakeries to taco trucks, bicycle rentals to antiques shops, or boutiques to toy stores, each recommendation includes a succinct anecdote, tip, or description- illustrated by Marin Montagut’s watercolor travel sketches-to tempt bon vivants everywhere. In Bonjour New York, roam the Big Apple in shoes tailor-made by one of the city’s oldest cobblers, handpick the fabric and cut for customized jeans, find respite in the urban oasis of a secret East Village garden, or sip cocktails in the city’s best speakeasy. Featured neighborhoods include SoHo, NoLIta, and TriBeCa; the West Village and Chelsea; the Lower East Side and the East Village; Boerum Hill and Cobble Hill; Greenpoint and Williamsburg. These unique and charming guides from Parisian tastemaker Marin Montagut offer a genuine and refined tour of the world capitals.

Additional information

Weight 42 g
Dimensions 8.4 x 13.8 cm
Publisher name Flammarion S.A.
Publication date 1 October 2015
Number of pages 2
Format Paperback / softback
Dimensions 8.4 x 13.8 cm
Weight 42 g
French globetrotter Marin Montagut studied art in Paris and at Saint Martin's School in London. He has worked on different productions as a set designer, decorator, and mixed media artist before turning exclusively to writing and directing documentary films on subjects ranging from Ines de la Fressange to artists in Paris. Marin has a joyful and easygoing approach that corresponds to his sunny and poetic imagination. In 2010, he set up his own company: Marin Montagut Production.