Posts Tagged: New York on a budget

Best New York Skyline Views

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New York City Skyline

In this post, we list where to go for the best views of New York City, from on land and water as well as from the sky. If you want to enjoy a stunning view with a nice cocktail or beer, there are many rooftop bars with stunning views.   Views from Brooklyn Views from Queens […]

East River Ferry

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New York East River Ferry banner

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 […]

Which New York Bus Tours Are Best?

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New York Bus Tours Reviewed

This post reviews and compares the various different bus tour options available to you in NYC, including hop-on-hop-off, fully guided, themed and night tours. So, which New York bus tour is best?  TIP:  Many of the bus tours mentioned below are included in one form or another with the New York tourist passes. Double Decker […]

Lower East Side Things To Do and See

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Katz's Deli Where Harry Met Sally

This post is a guide to things to do in the Lower East Side of Manhattan, with a self-guided tour and tips on places to eat, hear music and shop.   Not only does this classic enclave feature many legendary establishments from its past, but it has also emerged into one of the most desirable places […]

Walking Across the Brooklyn Bridge

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New York Brooklyn Bridge

The aim of this post is to help you plan for walking across the Brooklyn Bridge – how to get to it, where to start, when to go, what else there is to do around the bridge. Be sure to consider our daily guided tour and our GPS-enabled audio tour of the Brooklyn Bridge.    Where […]