02/01/2012 03:56 pm ET | Updated Feb 01, 2012

Paris vs. New York: Which Is Better?

Is your drink of choice bordeaux or a cosmo? Would you rather rock a quirky Amelie-inspire bob, or the unruly locks of Carrie Bradshow? Do you indulge in baguettes or bagels when you're on the run?

Vahram Muratyan's new book, "Paris Versus New York" [Penguin, $20.00] illustrates the idiosyncrasies that make each city unique. So whether you're reading in a cafe or coffeehouse, a park or a garden, check out these comparisons and vote on which city YOU think is the best!