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Small Group Walking-Subway-Food Tour of Midtown and Lower Manhattan
"This small group 6-hour walking tour (10 participants max) is for those who truly want to experience the full perspective of what Manhattan has to offer plus its sounds smells and tastes! Some of the stops include:Union Square & Gramercy – cozy village charm; order-at-the-counter options surrounding Union Square. Greenwich Village - charming bohemian legacy; Milk & Cookies Bakery Famous Joe's Pizza & Molly's Cupcakes. Washington Square Park - epicenter of the 60's folk movement; Mamoun's. South Street Seaport – historic maritime waterfront; seasonal Smorgasburg. East Vi vibrant nightlife and artistic sensibility; Frank(Italian) Motorino(Pizza)
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Small Group Walking-Subway-Food Tour of Manhattan
"This 6 or 8-hour walking tour is for those who truly want to experience the full perspective of what Manhattan has to offer plus its sounds smells and tastes!  The 8 hour walking tour includes all the stops on a 6 hour tour with additional stops at the Highline South Street Seaport Gramercy & Union Square and the East Village. See detailed itinerary below."
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Private Walking-Subway-Food Tour of Central Park and Midtown Manhattan
"This 6-hour walking tour is for those who truly want to experience the full perspective of what Manhattan has to offer plus its sounds smells and tastes! Some of the attractions and sites you'll visit include: Central Park: marshlands turned into 843 landscaped acres of more than four million trees shrubs and plants. Attractions include Strawberry Fields The Dakota
From $480.00

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Soho Ladders

Many of us who have watched movies and TV series have seen these ladders, or similar around New York. There were a TV series "Tales from Soho" and of episode was named according to the ladders (The...
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akkipaa
Jan 09, 2017

SoHo

SoHo is famous for artists' lofts, art galleries, shops ranging from trendy upscale boutiques to national and international chain store outlets. The area consists of 26 blocks and about 500 buildings,...
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apbeaches
Aug 19, 2015

"When Harry Met Sally" at Kat'z Deli!

hehehe, it rhymes! many people want to sit at the famous chair inside kat'z deli that is the setting for Sally's (Meg Ryan) Fake Orgasm Scene with Harry (Billy Crystal) of the famous Chick Flick of...
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machomikemd
Sep 05, 2014

lovely area for a wander

There are a few streets here once you get off the main one that are quite quiet. Some fabulous shopping around here and an abundance of art galleries if that is your thing, although have to say many...
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clareabee
Dec 07, 2009

SoHo

If you have seen the 1985 Martin Scorsese film "After Hours", then you know what SoHo was like only two and a half decades ago. The district was one of the most rundown and perhaps dangerous...
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MM212
Nov 04, 2009

Walk SOHO, South of Houston

Soho is one of my favorite neighborhoods to walk on a Saturday afternoon or early Sunday. It is particularly charming in the warm months. There are fabulous shops and restaurants, my favorite being...
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ForestqueenNYC
Mar 26, 2009

South of Houston

We’d visited SoHo when last in New York 26 years ago. At that time it was a relatively recently “discovered” area, with lofts being developed in the old warehouses and a few trendy shops, cafés and...
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toonsarah
Nov 12, 2008

Shopping in Soho

Shopping in Soho (e.g., around Broadway/Mercer Streets, etc.) is always a nice treat. Here, you will find many trendy boutiques and shops as well as mainstream stores. The prices vary depending on the...
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risse73
Nov 03, 2008

William Bennett Art Gallery in SoHo

Megs deigned to let me look around in an art gallery (William Bennett) in SoHo for 20 minutes where they are doing a retrospective of Picasso, Joan Miro (the dude who did the huge blue whimsical...
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BeatChick
Oct 16, 2008

full of cast iron buildings

I loved Soho even though I didn’t buy anything! Most visitors come here for the small art galleries (pics 1 and 2). Most of the artists are unknown to me that sell unique clothes and other items (I...
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mindcrime
Jul 29, 2008

SOHO-South of Houston, Lower Manhattan

An acronym for SOuth of HOuston (pronounced "how-stun") Street. This eclectic neighborhood in lower Manhattan had a long history before becoming New York City's artistic haven. The SoHo that surrounds...
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machomikemd
Aug 10, 2007

Hippy, funky, cool

I went to the Soho district by a chance since my hotel was nearby. I was on my way to the Empire State and decided to walk along the Broadway. There are some nice shops in the area (they start shortly...
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annase
Aug 03, 2007
 
 
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Things to Do Near Soho District

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New York City Fire Museum

Situated in a decommissioned Fire House, this is a very nice museum dedicated to the history of fire fighting, including a sizeable memorial to those killed on 9/11. Admission is a suggested donation...
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Washington Square Park

Washington Square Park is a distinctive nearly 10 acre fully planned park near New York University in Greenwich Village, on Lower Manhattan. The Park's most notable feature is its huge Washington...
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Stonewall Inn

Often abbreviated just to The Stonewall, this bar and restaurant is a functional business now dedicated to the history of gay rights in NYC. It's easy to find, as it's within a few blocks of...
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Greenwich Village

Thank you so much for sharing the Greenwich Village on Virtual Tourist. I have ALWAYS wanted to visit there and although I may never get to do that, your pictures gave me a lasting impression of the...
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Trapeze School

A fun thing for the experimental types is trapeze. Four girlfriends and I decided to try Trapeze this summer. The school is on the West Side Highway and the lesson began at 8 or so. As it got dark, we...
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World Financial Center

The World Financial Center, completed in 1988, consists of 4 glass-and-granite post modern office towers and sits near the Hudson River. It is the center of Battery Park City, in the western part of...
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