Jet Set Jess

a travel guide

Follow the adventure:

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  • Swinging into the week like Lets make it a goodhellip
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  • The best weekend with the best people  No wordshellip
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  • Wishing I was still at the Tiki Bar on thehellip

Destination: New York City

Dinner

East Village

  • Rosie’s
  • Momofuku Noodle Bar
  • Minca Ramen
  • Empellón Cocina
  • Momofuku Ssam Bar
  • Mermaid Inn

Lower East Side & Noho

  • Mission Cantina
  • Dirty French
  • Blue Ribbon Izakaya
  • Pizza Beach
  • Sombrero
  • The Musket Room
  • Tacombi
  • La Esquina
  • Lucky Bee
  • Seamore’s
  • Meatball Shop

West Village & Soho

  • Olio e Piu
  • Red Farm
  • Mary’s Fish Camp
  • Blue Ribbon Sushi
  • Rosemary’s
  • The Spotted Pig
  • Mermaid Inn
  • Osteria Morini
  • Charlie Bird

Other Downtown

  • Santina
  • ABC Cocina
  • Cookshop

Brooklyn

  • Di Fara
  • Motorino
  • Roberta’s
  • Emmy Squared
  • MP Taverna
  • Llama Inn
  • Meatball Shop

Sweets

  • Momofuku Milk Bar
  • Butter Lane
  • Georgetown Cupcake
  • Morgansterns Ice Cream
  • Pop Bar
  • Chloe’s Soft Serve Fruit
  • Big Gay Ice Cream
  • Mister Softee Truck
  • Dana’s Bakery
  • Melissa’s Cupcakes
  • Davey’s Ice Cream
  • Sweet Chick
  • Van Leeuwen

Breakfast and Brunch

  • Egg Shop
  • Butcher’s Daughter
  • Black Seed
  • Bluestone Lane
  • Lafayette
  • Tompkins Square Bagels
  • Smorgasburg in Brooklyn

Lunch

  • Upland
  • Marta
  • Ed’s Lobster
  • Tipsy Parson

Quick Bites

  • Chobani
  • Mimi Cheng’s
  • Juice Generation
  • Liquiteria
  • Juice Shop
  • Dig Inn
  • Eva’s (looks terrifying, but it’s super healthy and tasty!)

Drinks – Downtown

  • The Wren
  • B Bar
  • The Standard East Village
  • Mulberry Project
  • The Chester
  • The Tippler
  • Biergarten
  • Spitzer’s
  • Mr. Purple

Coffee

  • Stumptown
  • Café OST
  • Toby’s Estate
  • Prodigy
  • Ralph’s
  • Pudge Knuckles (currently closed)

Sweat

  • Yoga / Lyon’s Den
  • Tone / SLT in Soho
  • Cardio / SoulCycle

Where to Stay

Photographers

Explore / Activities

  • Bike in Central Park
  • Picnic in Central Park (use Perfect Picnic!)
  • Bike on the Hudson River
  • Rockaway Beach (eat at Rockaway Taco)
  • Dana’s Bakery Class (New Jersey)
  • Coney Island — eat at Nathans!
  • Governor’s Island
  • The Met (definitely do the #EmptyMet tour!)
  • MOMA

Seasonal

  • Tasting Table Lobster Rumble
  • The Met’s Costume Institute

Pamper

Shop

Nolita

  • Illesteva
  • Le Labo
  • Atelier Cologne
  • Diptyque
  • Clare V

Soho

  • Birchbox
  • & Other Stories
  • COS
  • The Laundress
  • Miansai
  • Uniqlo

Uptown

  • Jack Rogers
  • Kate Spade
  • Ralph Lauren
  • Gracious Home

Flatiron

  • Paper Presentation
  • Barney’s

Brooklyn

  • J.Crew

Destination: Paris, France

Dinner

  • Cafe Constant
  • Le Petit Cler (7th)
  • La Comptoir de la Gastronomie
  • L’As du Falafel
  • La Petite Périgourdine
  • Daroco
  • Chez Julien

Favorite Cafés

Markets

  • Rue Cler (7th)
  • Marche Maubert
  • Rue Mouffetard

Sweat

  • Dynamo Cycle

Brunch

  • Ralph’s
  • Trei3e
  • La Favorite

Coffee

  • Coutume Café (7th)
  • Anti Cafe
  • Baguett’s
  • Le Peloton
  • Boot Cafe

Drinks

  • Hotel Costes
  • Rosa Bonheur sur Seine
  • L’Avant-Comptoir
  • Le Hibou
  • Beef Club Ballroom
  • Experimental Cocktail Club

Sweets

  • Chez Suzette for Crepes (5th)

Photo Spots

Explore / Activities

Shop

  • Sézane
  • Rue Saint-Honoré
  • Goyard
  • Chanel
  • Le Bon Marché
  • La Grande Épicerie de Paris
  • Marché aux Puces de Saint-Quen
  • COS in Le Marais
  • Fouta Tunisie

Where To Stay

Photographers

Destination: Chicago, Illinois

Destination: Naples, Florida

Where To Stay

  • Inn at Pelican Bay
  • Ritz Carlton

Pamper

  • Spa at the Ritz

Dinner

Lunch

Drinks

Sweat

  • Walk on the Beach
  • Bike!

Shop

  • Waterside Shops
  • Village at Venetian Bay
  • Sequin
  • Tickled Pink
  • Gretchen Scott

Coffee

Sweets

Destination: Los Angeles, California

Where To Stay

  • The London (WeHo)

Lunch

  • Lemonade
  • Gracias Madre
  • Urth Caffé
  • Croft Alley
  • Coast at Shutters
  • Soho House

Dinner

  • Eveleigh
  • Laurel Hardware
  • Gracias Madre
  • Sugarfish
  • Bestia
  • Smoke. Oil. Salt.
  • Gjelina
  • Mercado
  • Tortilla Republic

Breakfast

  • Another Kind of Sunrise
  • Earth Bar
  • Urth Cafe
  • The Springs
  • Beverly Hills Juice Club
  • Kreation
  • Juice Served Here
  • Clover
  • Nekter
  • Open Source Organics

Coffee

  • Alfred’s
  • Croft Alley
  • Another Kind of Sunrise
  • Urth Cafe

Drinks

  • Chateau Marmot
  • EPLP
  • Laurel Hardware
  • Sunset Tower Hotel
  • Soho House
  • Viviane
  • Norah
  • Moruno

Shop

  • COS
  • Isabelt Marant
  • Opening Ceremony
  • Reformation
  • The Row
  • Decades
  • Heist
  • Satine
  • Cuyana
  • Caudalie
  • Aesop
  • The Piece Collective
  • Sweaty Betty
  • The Grove
  • Fred Segal
  • Barney’s

Sweat

Sweets

  • Salt & Straw
  • La Provence

Destination: Amsterdam

Lunch

Dinner

Exploring

  • Boat Ride
  • I Amsterdam Sign
  • Mike’s Bikes Tours
  • Vondelpark
  • Westerpark
  • De Dijp
  • Haarlem

Breakfast and Brunch

  • Cafe George
  • Dr Blend
  • The Pancake Bakery

Sweets

  • LJscupije

Shop

  • Nine Streets
  • Haarlemmerstraat
  • Utrechtsestraat
  • Rumors Vintage & Design

Westerpark

Drinks

  • Mossel & Gin
  • Brouwerij Troost Westergas
  • de TonTon Club West
  • Wester Wijnfabriek