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    Times Square
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    Freedom Tower as seen from cruise
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  • 1. City Tours - CityPass

    New York has so much to see and a lot of it is very expensive and accompanied by long queues. One of the best things you can invest in is a pass that will let you see the sights you want for a...

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  • 2. Statue of Liberty - Ellis Island

    The Statue of Liberty is probably the most famous Statue in the world, and most popular, just put statue in Google search and it will offer you the The Statue of Liberty. One of the most visited sites...

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  • 3. Empire State Building

    Here are some must-see's and must-do's in New York: 1.) Empire State Building (the queue here tends to be longer than at "Top of the Rock") 2.) Top of the Rock (shorter queue means less wait &...

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  • 4. Ground Zero

    The primary building of the new World Trade Center complex, the FREEDOM TOWER or officially, One World Trade Center or 1WTC, is a 104-story skyscraper. Its construction is part of an effort to...

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  • 5. Chrysler Building

    Topping out at 1046 feet (not counting its spire), the Chrysler Building was one of the first in the world to break the psychologically significant height barrier of a thousand feet. Completed in 1930...

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  • 6. Times Square

    A Major commercial intersection TIMES SQUARE is the brightly illuminated hub of the Broadway Theater District in midtown Manhattan. It is at the junction of Broadway and 7th Avenue and stretches from...

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  • 7. Broadway Shows

    Although you are not likely to find discount tickets for whatever the hot production is, there are several ways to get discount tickets for long running productions and off Broadway plays. I prefer...

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  • 8. Central Park

    I must say reading clareabee's posting makes a lot of sense and I'm guilty of almost not doing my part. I went on a photo safari this summer in Central Park and it was great. The guy leading the photo...

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  • 9. Internet Access

    I have a sony ericsson unlocked phone and when i get to usa, i use the prepaid card of T Mobile. ATT also offers sim cards. they are ten cents per minute to use, to call within usa or to receive a...

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  • 10. Battery Park

    Whilst on our Circle Line Ferry Cruise as we passed the Financial District in Lower Manhattan we saw helicopters continually landing and taking off from the heliport at the edge of the river. It was...

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  • 11. Soho District

    Soho is possibly my favourite neighborhood in New York. There are several reasons for this. These include the superb shopping here, the excellent restaurants, the lively bars and the amazing art...

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  • 12. Rockefeller Center

    Jeff Koons's highly recognizable dog named Puppy - a symbol of "love, warmth and happiness" - has been exhibited in the U.S. for the first time above Manship's Prometheus in the sunken plaza in front...

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  • 13. City Hall & Woolworth Building

    If you travel with your lap top, then you can follow this link to find free wifi access in downtown area. http://www.downtownny.com/discover/wifi/ Just a few example locations are : - City Hall...

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  • 14. Greenwich Village

    Greenwich Village is one of the most famous parts of Manhattan known for its historical culture and art. It is very beautiful part of the city where one can just hang around, do some shopping, sit in...

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  • 15. Panoramic View

    Although seeing New York skyline was not a goal, if you look around you when you ride the ferry, you WILL see it. Of course the twin towers of the World Trade Center are no longer there, but since I...

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  • 16. Brooklyn Bridge

    It's one of the best walks in the World! We walked across from Brooklyn, stayed in a home stay there for a week. What a great place. Smith St is choc a bloc full of cafes and restaurants, French,...

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  • 17. Staten Island & Staten Island Ferry

    Why pay the admittance fees of the Liberty Island tour and then not get to go up in the statue of Liberty? See the statue up close and FREE by taking the Staten Island Ferry from the city to Staten...

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  • 18. Midtown

    It makes us feel very at home once we got inside the consulate. There were books, latest "El Periodica" and all the Spanish as well as Catalan newspaper for everyone; it even has few latest issues of...

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  • 19. Grand Central Terminal

    This Beaux-Arts Masterpiece contains some of the most successful design in the USA, IMHO. The Grand Concourse is a fitting symbol of American democracy. The station was designed by the firm of Whitney...

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  • 20. Walking

    We got to Central Park and decided to bail on the Metropolitan Art Museum. Doreen really had wanted to see it and I had not been there in twenty years but we both had to admit on a day as glorious as...

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  • 21. United Nations

    The United Nations was founded in 1945. It aims to preserve world peace, promote self-determinationa and to aid economic & self well-beling around the world. This photo shows the "Non-Violence"...

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  • 22. NYC Websites

    Walking routes in New York Give NY back to us Dutchies! New York seen from the Statue of Liberty

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  • 23. Dining

    It was getting late and though we had only sampled a small portion of what we had come looking for, we opted for a quick savory pancake and some hot soy milk at a street stand up restaurant before...

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  • 24. Wall Street

    The New York Stock Exchange has been called the nerve center of the world's economy, and increasingly it's being guarded as if its Fort Knox. You'll have to walk past post 9/11 barricades and police...

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  • 25. Harlem

    Harlem is a predominately African American neighborhood bounded by 153rd Streed to the North, The Hudson and Harlem Rivers to the east and west and 110th Street (Central Park) to the South. Since the...

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