Queens/Long Island City
Traditionally industrial, LIC is now home to a rising arts community. Get here by taking the E, G, R, or V to Queens Plaza, the N, W, or 7 to Queensboro Plaza, the G to Court Square, the E or V to 23rd Street-Ely Avenue, or the 7 to 45th Road or Hunterspoint Avenue, or the Long Island Railroad to Hunterspoint Avenue or Long Island City. Astoria is known for a large Greek population. This population is accompanied by Asians, Latin Americans, and Europeans. Many trendy restaurants and shops are located in Astoria, with Steinway Street being a primary shopping district. Get here by using the N and W trains.