New York, United States
Sheryl, 23
Psychology & Chemistry Student
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What do you do and why do you do it?

I'm in college, studying Psychology and Chemistry. I love taking interesting classes and exploring what I'm passionate about. Going to college in New York is a unique experience, I savor every second of my time and try to make the most out of it.

You’re broken hearted - what tracks does your heartbreak playlist consist of?

Can't go wrong with Ed Sheeran and Mika's songs!

What are the best TV shows of all time?

Game of Thrones, Friends

Name some spots in New York that are good for a Tinder date.

Pegu Club, Mr. Purple, Angel's Share, Nitecap

Who’s your hero and where in New York would you take them out for a serious hang?

My parents--there's still so much I can learn from them, my interaction with them constantly teach me the true value of love and family. We would have a picnic in the park and nap on the hammocks, then spend the rest of the day in a quiet tea parlor having a quality conversation.

Where do you buy those fabulous clothes of yours?

Zara, Everlane, J. Crew

What’s the area/ spot in town you’ll never be caught dead in?

Midtown

What’s the thing you LOVE to do in your city that you never get to do?

Spending a day wandering around and discovering interesting spots I didn't notice before.

What’s the most decadent / extreme dish you ever ate in New York and where did you get it?

Steaks at Cote

Is there a hidden bar / hole in the wall in New York that you particularly like?

Angel's Share

What’s the most expensive restaurant / spa / hotel you’ve ever been to in New York? How much did it cost and what did you get there?

Got a $300 massage at the Peninsula, and a $200 facial at Kimara Ahnert for my birthday (this is not a tradition haha...).

What restaurant in New York looks crap, but the food’s amazing?

Saigon Shack

Where can you get the best cocktail in New York? Which one do you like?

Earl grey "marteani" at Pegu Club; Bitches Brew at Angel's Share

Where would you take your partner in New York if you wanted to really pamper them?

A staycation at a 5-star hotel--start the day with good brunch, then spa, dinner at a $$$$ place stuffing our faces with food, and end the night at a gorgeous rooftop bar (or stay in cuddling and watch a good movie).

Which snacks can you only get in your country, and which ones do you recommend?

I'm not from the states, but I just can't get enough of oreos.

What’s the one place you think is underrated in New York?

Flushing

What are the New York spots a first-time visitor can’t miss?

If you

Tomorrow’s your last day in New York. How do you spend it?

Spend the whole day visiting different food spots on my list and finish the day with a Broadway show.

What’s your favorite vacation city in the world and why?

Barcelona--great weather, delicious food, friendly people... can always have a good time in this city.

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