Some news about Little Italy: we went there when it was San Gennaro Festival.
Of course there was also the statue of San Gennaro and his church:
The church seems a real italian church, for its architecture: but when you go out from the main exit you see chinese shops everywhere. Indeed Little Italy has been “bought” by Chinatown.
Just the main street of the old Little Italy is “italian” but just for the Festival, with restaurant.
Most of the italo-american people just moved to Bleecker street: