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Brooklyn Bridge Guided Bike Tour
"This 2-hour tour takes you up in the air above New York City! The entire New York Harbor will be visible including the Statue of Liberty and Ellis Island Staten Island the port of Brooklyn and several miles of the New Jersey coastline. Descend into Brooklyn seeing NYC’s Financial District from across the river followed by historic houses of Brooklyn Heights. You will return over the bridge
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Viator VIP: NYC Night Helicopter Flight and Statue of Liberty Cruise
"Your adventure begins at the Downtown Heliport at Pier 6 when you board a luxury helicopter for a 15-minute helicopter flight. Your helicopter flight takes place after dark offering you views of the magnificent New York skyline lit up at night. Listen to your friendly pilot share fascinating facts and anecdotes as you spot some of the city's most famous sights. Marvel at sensational views of the Brooklyn Bridge and World Financial Center Chelsea Piers Time Warner Center and Ground Zero as well as New Jersey attractions such as the Goldman Sachs Tower Colgate Clock and Liberty State Park. After your helicopter ride
From $249.00
 
New York Harbor Hop-on Hop-off Cruise including One World Observatory Ticket
"After departing from Pier 79 in Midtown the cruise will stop at Battery Park a short walk from One World Observatory where you have timed admission. Your hop-on hop-off ticket is valid for one day allowing you to design your own sightseeing itinerary for your trip to the Big Apple. Hop on and off as often as you want and enjoy informative and amusing commentary as you go! The boats will give you up-close views of the Statue of Liberty Ellis Island
From $58.00

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Packing for Winter

Wheels!!!Wheels!!!Wheels!!! If you need to do a lot of walking with your luggage, and you might very well have to, have wheels on your luggage! We went in winter and prepared for the cold, and still...
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Comfortable Shoes

When In New York City, Particularly in Manhattan, Be prepared for long walks as the destinations between point A to Point B (like going from central park to the times square) is really far that you...
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Handbag that Zips

Bring a small bag to use when sightseeing and shopping, but bring a HUGE suitcase to bring all your goodies back in. Dress to the season. We went in November and it was absolutely freezing. Sunny but...
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Dark clothing

If you don't want to look like a tourist try these ideas. 1. Leave all of the college/highschool sweatshirts at home. This is an instant clue that you aren't from around here! 2. If it is winter,...
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Packing for Fall

Fall Weather is both sunny and occasional rains, although hurricanes rarely go to New York as it usually fall in the South like Florida, weather can still be finicky and it does rain in New York City...
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Packing for Summer

summer, extremely hot and humid. rain and severe storms possible (flooding) shorts and shirts, winters can be extremely cold and snow accumulations of half a meter within a short period of time is...
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Digital Camera

if you are the intrepid shooter of lots of films and videos on your travels, then you must have a powerful optical zoom camera like a canon sx50 (which has a 50x optical zoom) or a nikon coolpix...
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Packing for Spring

Backpack (to hold everything you have with you, and what you buy) Good Walking Sneakers A light sweatshirt for the summer (if staying at night) A warm Sweatshirt for the fall ( gets kinda chilly ) A...
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Layers

I always wear comfortable shoes because I always do miles of walking in NYC. Many wear sneakers and carry bags with more appropriate shoes. The weather can be off season in NYC, so I dress in...
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Map

NYC is an easy city to get stuff stolen. Bring a 60l bag back so you can walk with it on your shoulders If you have a medical condition (like myself) then please bring enought medication to cover...
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Pack Light

That Is why I prefer the Samsonite Brand in travelling as my main travelling Bags are samsonite since they have the lightest hard cases and hybrid soft sided hard cases of luggage of any luggage...
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Jul 14, 2014

Is It Really Necessary To Look Like A New Yorker

In both the New York and Paris forums, women often ask what to wear in order not to stand out or to look like a New Yorker or a Parisian. I have lived in both cities and I can tell you that you...
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ForestqueenNYC
Aug 18, 2008

Getting all that stuff home

Well, I can't deny it. When I visit New York, the first thing I do (after visiting family) is hit the shops. The trouble is, how do you get all the stuff home? I just found this great solution called...
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gilabrand
Oct 05, 2006

Drugstores everywhere

Macy's is a great one-stop-shop for everything. Name brand items at discount prices: Daffy's, TJ Maxx, Burlington Coat Factory There are Duane Reade, Walgreens, Eckerds, CVS all around the city for...
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Aug 25, 2006

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Top Things to Do in New York City

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Empire State Building

This is yet another icon of New York City. Glimpses of it are shown in movies and TV shows set in NYC. It is internationally famous. We have learned that the Empire State Building stands at 1,454...
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Rockefeller Center - Plaza

Holidays are very special time for many and what better place to spend it than NYC. But, their is countless amount of places to visit. this article you find a few of the must see places to visit. feel...
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Statue of Liberty - Ellis Island

I took my best photos of the Statue of Liberty from the board of New York Water Taxi. When you visit New York City just choose sunny or partly cloudy day, check when the sunset supposed to start on...
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United Nations

We wanted to see the United Nations Complex. We walked from the Chrysler building, eastward along 42nd Street, until we reached First Avenue. The United Nations Complex runs for several blocks along...
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Central Park

Central Park is an urban park in upper Manhattan (established in 1857) and the largest outdoor-recrational area in Manhattan. It has has miles of walkways for walkers, joggers and cyclists and is one...
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Staten Island and Staten Island Ferry

One of the very few New York attractions which doesn't cost you anything.. since 1997, use of the ferry is free. The ferry connects South Manhattan with Staten Island, runs 24/7 hours a day in...
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"A NYC GYPSY AT HEART"
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"NYC: Everyday, Something new."
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shutterlust

"I Heart New York."
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""I want to be a part of it ...""
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". : New York City : ."
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