Consider, for a moment, the Platonic ideal of a lazy summer day.
And then collapse that idea on itself like a house of paper cards, don your favorite sunnies and make for the out-of-doors.
Summer was meant for discovery. For travel. For sipping exotic cocktails in exotic locales.
In other words, summer is for experiencing the best in life.
Here to aid you on your great summer quest: 37 Things A Man’s Gotta Do This Summer, available now for your perusal.
Why 37, you ask?
Between now and Labor Day, you’ve got 14 weekends, two bank holidays, and let’s say a week’s worth of vacay. Carry the two, add this to that and call in sick on a pair of Fridays, et voila:
Thirty-seven days to enjoy and, most importantly, engage.
The nine outdoor activities you mustn't miss
Your chapter and verse to summer suiting (hint: no socks)
An outdoor dining primer, from rooftop to food truck
So get out there and make the most of it, gentlemen – 'cuz this is New York, and it ain't gonna last forever.