Posts Tagged: new york tips

Running in Central Park

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Running tours of Central Park with Free Tours By Foot

Whether you are a casual Sunday jogger or a serious road warrior with many marathons behind you, Central Park is a runner’s paradise, although it’s also a great place for a walking tour.  If you feel the urge to stretch your legs and get a run in during your trip to NYC, head up to […]

LaGuardia Airport to Manhattan

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Airport departure arrival

LaGuardia is the closest airport to Midtown Manhattan (about 8 miles away).  It is a smaller airport than JFK, but still extremely busy.  If you are flying international you will probably go into JFK or Newark.  Read our blog posts on transportation from JFK Airport and from Newark Airport.  There are a few options for […]

How to Get from Newark Airport to Manhattan

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How to Get from Newark Airport to Manhattan

Some people prefer Newark over the other airports because it is comparatively less crowded and has many direct flights available.  As with the other airports, there are numerous options for transportation from Newark Airport to Manhattan. Related Content: How to get to and from LaGuardia Airport. How to get to and from JFK Airport. How […]

Friends Apartment Building in New York

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The Friends Apartment NYC

This post will explain how you can find the apartment building used in the hit TV show “Friends”. Tourists from all over the world trek into Greenwich Village in search of the “Friends” Apartment Building at the corner of Grove and Bedford Streets. This is a regular stop on the Free Tours by Foot’s Greenwich […]

JFK Airport to Manhattan

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How to Get from Newark Airport to Manhattan

John F. Kennedy Airport is the largest and busiest of all NYC-area airports.  Located in Queens, about 15 miles from Manhattan, this airport has over seventy airlines operation out of it.  It handles most international flight into the NYC area, so if you are traveling from overseas, this will likely be your destination!  You have […]

New York City Hall Tours

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New York City Hall banner

New York’s City Hall, located in Lower Manhattan, is the country’s oldest city hall that is still used for its original purpose. While most of the city government offices are now housed in the big, magnificent Municipal Building, the Office of the Mayor and the City Council Chambers are still located in the City Hall […]

Best Hostels in New York City

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 Hotel room prices can take a big bite out of your budget for your trip to the Big Apple – but we at Free Tours by Foot want to let you in on tips that will make your stay in New York City both affordable and comfortable.  More and more, travelers are looking for alternatives to […]