A taste tour of NYC's best homemade Italian pastas

11 AM | Aunt Jake's: start off the taste tour in the heart of New York's Little Italy in a homey setting where you can mix and match your pasta shape and sauces.

12:30 PM | Osteria Morini: then make your way up to Nolita for this kitchen's signature squid ink pasta. 

2:30 PM | San Marzano: keep heading north to the East Village to try some delicious pasta specials for only $9.

4:30 PM | Babbo: take a left turn towards the West Village to sample some lovely pasta dishes from Iron Chef Mario Batali.

7:30 PM | Don Peppe: if you still have some capacity before going into a #foodcoma, venture out into Queens to this old school Italian restaurant for family style dishes.

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8 AM | Fearless Girl statue, Financial District: wake up early to get a Instagram-worthy picture with the fearless girl standing up to the Wall Street bull without the massive crowd photobomb in the background.

9:30 AM | Pietro Nolita: brunch in this "pink as f*ck" Italian eatery 

11:45 AM | Museum of Sex: learn some interesting facts about your peach and head to the bar to try some aphrodisiac cocktails.

4 PM | United Nations Headquarters: take a tour of the organization that sponsors UN Women and is the backbone behind Emma Watson's #heforshe speech.

7 PM | Dirt Candy: Chef Amanda Cohen will convince you that brussel sprouts and other vegetables you used to be iffy about actually taste amazing at her trendy vegetarian hot spot.