Brooklyn Bridge

Location: Manhattan side: Park Row, near Municipal Building. Brooklyn side: Cadman Plaza at Tillary and High Sts Directions: Bus: M1, M6, M9, M15, M22, M103, B51 Subway: to Park Place;  to -City Hall; to High St (Brooklyn) Admission: Free Hours:…

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Finding the Nearest Cross Street and Address in NYC

Key to Manhattan Streets The following chart is a New York City travel survival tool. Drop the last figure of the address you are looking to find, divide by 2, and add or subtract according to the chart below. The…

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Long Term Parking

parking-265x265There’s no reason to drive your car into Manhattan, when cabs and mass transit can take you everywhere for less than the cost of overnight parking in midtown Manhattan. You’ll save on parking, car rental fees, gas and headaches if you use one of the long term parking lots at Newark Liberty International Airport.

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Top of the Rock

The Top of the Rock Observation Deck has quickly become one of New York City’s must-see attractions. Located in the heart of Manhattan atop the famous “30 Rock” building in Rockefeller Center, the Top of the Rock features 3 floors of observatories – and perhaps the best views in the city!

Soar 70 stories high in a state-of-the-art glass-ceiling elevator for an unobstructed look at the stunning NYC skyline from every vantage point. Look to the north and discover Central Park, to the east and west you’ll see the East River and the Hudson respectively, and to the south, you’ll find yourself looking right at the iconic Empire State Building!

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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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Where Can I Find “Twofers”?


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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 CONVENTION AND VISITORS BUREAU often features a 2 for 1 Broadway offer, usually in the winter and the summer. The promotion is known as “On The House” and offers excellent deals on both Broadway and off Broadway shows.

During BROADWAY WEEK, which takes place during the end of January and beginning of February when ticket sales tend to slow, 2 for 1 tickets are offered.

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Bergdorf Goodman

Wbergdorf-goodmanorld renowned fashion and beauty brands. The company was founded in 1899 by Herman Bergdorf and was later owned and managed by Edwin Goodman, and later his son Andrew Goodman.

Today, Bergdorf operates from two stores situated across the street from each other at Fifth Avenue between 57th and 58th Streets. Bergdorf Goodman’s main store, which opened at its current location in 1928, is located on the west side of Fifth Avenue. A separate men’s store, established in 1990, is located on the east side of Fifth Avenue, directly across the street.

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Museum of Modern Art

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History:
Opened in the late 1920s, by influential patrons of the arts to challenge the conservative policies of traditional museums and to establish an institution devoted exclusively to modern art.

From an initial gift of eight prints and one drawing, The Museum of Modern Art’s collection has grown to include over 135,000 paintings, sculptures, drawings, prints, photographs, architectural models and drawings, and design objects. MoMA also owns some 19,000 films, four million stills, and MoMA’s Library and Archives hold over 160,000 books, artist books, and periodicals, extensive individual files on more than 70,000 artists, and archival materials related to modern and contemporary art.

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Brooklyn Places of Interest

 

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Brooklyn is the most populous borough in New York City and occupies 81 square miles on the western tip of Long Island. Once an independent municipality, it was the nation’s third-largest city for nearly half a century. Brooklyn fought valiantly before allowing itself to be taken into New York City in 1898. It has about 65 miles of natural shoreline, including 7 miles of sandy beaches which account for about a quarter of the Gateway National Recreation Area.

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NYC Free Tours & Walking Tours

BRONX BRONX TOUR TROLLEY Free trolley rides to Van Courtland House Museum, Bronx Zoo, New York Botanical Garden and the culinary delights of Arthur Avenue, the Bronx’s “Little Italy” are the featured highlights.Trolley tours depart 11:00AM-4:00PM on WEEKENDS and HOLIDAYS….

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