Posts Tagged: new york boat tours

Which New York Boat Tour or Cruise is Best?

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This post compares New York City boat tours and cruises to help you choose which one, if any, are best for you, including hop-on-hop-off tourist cruises, dinner cruises, sailboats and much more.  We even provide a free and almost free option.     Single Trip Cruises Hop-On-Hop-Off Dinner + Night Cruises Speed Boats Sail Boats Statue […]

Things to Do on Governors Island

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This post is about Governors Island, a small island in the East River where there is just about every kind of recreational activity possible. We include tips on taking the ferry, when to go and what to do. Plan Your Visit Things to Do Special Events History Things to Do in NYC    

East River Ferry

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This post is about the East River Ferry service including information about tickets, schedules, routes and what there is to see along each route.  At just $2.75 per ticket, this is the cheapest boat ride in NYC – except for the free Staten Island Ferry, which is a New York City must-do! Overview How to […]

Free New York Boat Tours

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This post is a summary of the various free, and almost free, options for you to get out on the waters of NYC. If you are considering taking New York boat tours, but are hesitant about the cost of a harbor cruise, then this post is for you. Though none of these options are “official” […]

Which Lower Manhattan Tour is Best for You?

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This post compares and reviews the various different tours of Lower Manhattan available to you, including our pay-what-you-like tours. You could chose from general Lower Manhattan history tours or focus on Wall Street and the Financial District. One company focuses on Revolutionary War history, including a tour focused on Alexander Hamilton.  Many tours include or […]

HOW TO GET AROUND NEW YORK CITY

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NYC Subway Bus and Other Ways to Get around New York

This post covers how to get around NYC with the NYC Subway, buses, bikes, taxis, Uber, boats, walking and even a sky-tram! New York City has 2.7 million residents using various modes of transportation daily. To accommodate commuters and visitors, the city makes sure that getting around New York City is easy, efficient and affordable.  New York’s […]