By Terry Trucco
It’s billed as the guide that tells you where people actually go when they’re in New York. Well, up to a point. Foursquare’s new Best of New York Guide is based on where people linked to Foursquare go – and that ain’t everyone (or everywhere).
Still, Foursquare, the location-based social networking website for smart phones and other mobile devices, is all about places. And like many crowd-sourced guides, it’s intriguing, if short-sighted. It doesn’t list hotels, but I found hotel connections as well as tips for restaurants, places to hang out and, most important, coffee. Read on and be prepared to spend your time in Brooklyn and Manhattan below 59th Street – way below.