I happened to stop by Macy’s Herald Square flagship last night. I’d been in once, but never thought about it beyond the ground floor. As I wandered up and up trying to find what I needed (pillows), I discovered wooden escalators! I’ve never seen anything...

[gallery] “Before 2004, Manhattan was home to 28 skyscrapers 700 feet and taller. Since then, an additional 13 have been built, 15 are under construction, and 19 are proposed—47 more in all.” Well-done interactive map of the ‘new’ New York skyline from Lower Manhattan to Billionaires’...

[gallery] Breather [is] “a network of beautiful city spaces that you can unlock at any time.” Kind of like that dream where your apartment has an extra secret room you never knew about? Sort of. Think of it as a Zipcar for NYC apartments. (via gothamist)...

[gallery] New York City’s Central Park from Above: The photo was stitched together from a bunch of 360-degree panoramic pictures, taken from a helicopter. See the interactive version....