NYC Speed Boat Ride

If you spy a set of giant jaws racing across New York's harbor, don't panic. That's just SHARK, Circle Line Downtown's heart-pounding, 30-minute speed ...

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NYC Discount Tickets and Passes

Our list of NYC discount tickets and passes from a verity of providers. Group several attractions together and get a great deal! NYC Explorer Pass With the ...

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Empire State Building / NY SKYRIDE

Night or day, the view from NYC's tallest building is one of this hemisphere's most magnificent vistas. On a clear day you can enjoy a ...

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Top NYC Bus Tours

Take a day or night tour on the top of one of one of New York's iconic tour buses. See all of NYC's famous attractions ...

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NYC Midtown Ferry Cruise

Discover the City from a different view as you calmly cruise past Manhattan''s skyline leaving the hustle and bustle behind. See both sides of the ...

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How big is Central Park?

How big is Central Park?

Central Park's 843 acres makes it more than twice the size of the Principality of Monaco. It was the first landscaped public park in the United States. About 1600 residents of shantytowns in the area were displaced, including Irish pig farmers, and German gardeners. Seneca Village, a black settlemenMore
Getting around by Subway

Getting around by Subway

More than 3.5 million daily riders consider the subways the fastest, easiest way to get around the city. Trains run 24 hours a day, with waiting time between trains normally just a few minutes, depending on the time of day. The 714-mile New York City subway system has 468 stations serving 24 More
Help Planning Your NYC Vacation

Help Planning Your NYC Vacation

Need help planning your NYC vacation? Planning a vacation can be overwhelming—especially with hundreds of New York attractions. Shopping around to find the most exciting activities and best deals can take a lot of time. Let City Experts do the planning for you. City Experts has compiled More
Where can I find a restaurant that permits smoking?

Where can I find a restaurant that permits smoking?

As of March 30, 2003, smoking is prohibited in most indoor public spaces, including restaurants and bars. (Some restaurants with outdoor dining may set aside part of that space to accommodate smokers.) Restaurant and bar workers breathe in more second-hand smoke than any other occupational group andMore
The High Line

The High Line

The High Line is a public park built on an historic freight rail line elevated above the streets on Manhattan’s West Side. It is owned by the City of New York, and maintained and operated by Friends of the High Line. Founded in 1999 by community residents, Friends of the High Line fought for the HigMore
Reserving Tickets to visit the Statue of Liberty’s Crown

Reserving Tickets to visit the Statue of Liberty’s Crown

Visitor Advisory: The elevator at Liberty Island is OUT OF SERVICE for an extended period of time. The only way to reach the Crown is to climb up and down 354 steps unassisted. Some of the Frequently Asked Questions about Visiting the Crown. How do I get tickets for the crown? Crown reserMore
Comedy Cellar

Comedy Cellar

Many top headliners frequent this club in the heart of Greenwich Village’s nightlife district.  Great starts often drop in but as well. The club has a cover and a drink minimum. If you’re hungry before a show check-out the Olive Tree Café & Bar just above the comedy club. The café is connected tMore
Where Can I Find “Twofers”?

Where Can I Find “Twofers”?

The 2 for 1 Broadway ticket deal often called “twofers” can be found at the TKTS BOOTH IN TIMES SQUARE. The name Twofer does not always imply two for one tickets. More recently the discount offer has referred to anything between a 50% and 20% discount off a single Broadway ticket. NEW YORK CONVENMore
How big is Staten Island?

How big is Staten Island?

With a population of 468,730, Staten Island is the least populated of the five boroughs but is the third-largest in area at 59 sq mi (153 km2). More: Staten Island places of interest Staten Island Ferry More
Prospect Park

Prospect Park

The natural landscape of the park, 526 acres of meadows and wooded bluffs, streams, brooks, and a lake, was left unspoiled when the park was designed in the 1860s by Frederick Olmsted and Calvert Vaux. The former boathouse modeled after a 16th century Venetian building, has been restored and serves More