Luxury NYC Seaport Cruise

Cruising can’t get more enjoyable! Take a harbor cruise around Manhattan on a luxurious one-of-a-kind yacht, that provides three magnificent climate-controlled decks, to view the grandeur of the NYC skyline. This one-hour cruise is surrounded by spectacular views outside and elegant amenities inside, you will cruise past many of New York’s most legendary landmarks, including the Statue of Liberty, the Empire State Building, the Chrysler Building and the Brooklyn Bridge. From start to finish, ZEPHYR provides a unique fun-filled experience.

Luxury Amenities *

  • Multiple Climate Controlled Interiors
  • Indoor and Outdoor Decks Including Full Sun Deck
  • Comfortable Plush Seating
  • Two Snack and Beverage Bars

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Ripleys Believe it or Not NYC

Ripleys Believe It or Not NYCLocated in the heart of Times Square New York, Ripleys Believe It or Not NYC offers visitors the ultimate insight into the world of the odd and bizarre. Marvel at hundreds of weird and unusual artifacts in over twenty themed galleries spanning two floors.

Whether examining a six-legged cow, a lock of Elvis’ hair, 24 shrunken heads, a section of the Berlin wall, or a life-size albino giraffe, the amazing Ripley’s Believe It or Not collection proves that fact is indeed stranger than fiction.

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NYC Restaurant Grading System

gradesSelecting a place to eat out is easy with the NYC restaurant grading system. The system was enacted in July 2010 by the New York City Department of Health. The grade reflects the results of a sanitary inspection which occurs at least once a year. The overall score reflects how wall a restaurant is meeting the City and State food safety requirements. The highest grade is A and it goes down to a C.

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Save up to 50% off on same-day Yankee tickets

yankeelogoScore big savings on Yankee tickets at the Modell’s Times Square New York Yankees Ticket Booth!  Modell’s is a sporting good retailer in NYC and the ONLY place in the world to find day-of game ticket specials up to 50% off! Mo-Saver tickets go on sale starting at 8am for day games and noon for night games, and will remain available for sale only while supplies last.  Four ticket limit per customer, per game.  Any major credit card accepted.  Sorry, no cash, no coupons accepted.

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Stand-Up NY

stand-up-ny-comedySome of America’s most successful comics, from Chris Rock to Jon Stewart, got their start at Stand Up NY. The club prides itself on being home to the city’s rising stand-up comics and offers several programs for comedians of any level or experience to hone their skills.

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Times Square and Theater District

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This is the one attraction in New York City you will not want to miss! Huge neon billboards, unique street performers, and Broadway theaters draw over 37 million tourists to Times Square every year, while 500,000 people come to Times Square on New Year’s Eve alone.

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How big is Staten Island?

staten-islandWith 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).

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Ellis Island

History:Ellis Island North

Ellis Island was originally little more than 3 acres of soft mud and clay. Landfill (from subway tunnels and from the Grand Central Station excavation) had to be brought in to create the 10 acre site for the original immigration buildings.

Ellis Island Immigration Station officially opened its doors to the world on Friday, January 1, 1892. Annie Moore, a 15-year-old Irish girl, was the first to be questioned in the immigration station’s second-floor Registry Room. More than 12 million immigrants of every race and from every corner of the world came through those doors from 1892 until 1954. The immigration museum retraces the immigrant processing experience. Restored to the 1918 – 1924 period, the peak immigration years.

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Chelsea Piers Sports Center

Chelsea Piers Sports Center & Entertainment Complex

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Year-Round Sports Village
Anyone with a few hours to spare can enjoy healthy, fun-filled recreation at Chelsea Pier’s six separate athletic facilities. The Chelsea Piers Sports Center is made up of the Field House, Sky Rink, Health Club, Golf Club, and bowling alley. Membership is not required for most of the facilities.

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How much should I tip?

A tip of at least 15 percent is usual for meals, taxis, and personal services such as haircuts or massages. Bellboys at hotels usually receive $1 per bag. Bartenders – $1 per drink. Many New Yorkers find it easiest to…

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