Posts Tagged: biking in New York City

Top 10 Things to Do in August in NYC

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August in NYC

This post gives you the inside scoop on the top 10 things to do in New York City in August in 2017.  August in New York can be hot – temperature wise but also “hot” as in happening and the place to be. August is a month for festivals, free concerts, cultural parades, free movies […]

Which Lower Manhattan Tour is Best for You?

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Lower Manhattan tour

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 […]

Bike Tours of Central Park | Pay What You Wish

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Central Park Bike Tours

With over 26 million visitors a year (and larger than Monaco!), Central Park is the jewel of Manhattan.  And containing over two centuries of history, there’s a lot to cover.  Whether it’s about the Irish laborers who built it, or of the multi-million dollar penthouses lining the park today, Central Park showcases the entire spectrum […]

Which Are the Best Bike Tours in NYC

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Central Park Bike Tours

Does our Central Park Bike Tours not fit into your schedule?  Well, here are some alternative bike tours in New York City. Many of the tours listed below are of Central Park and the Brooklyn Bridge/Lower Manhattan. Tours usually include a bike, a helmet, a map and a basket. Some of the companies offer additional […]

Best Bike Rentals in New York City

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New York Bike Brooklyn bridge Lower Manhattan

Here is our list of what we think are the best bike rentals in New York City with reasonable prices in convenient locations. In addition, most of these rental shops accept tourist discount passes, either the New York PASS or Explorer PASS or both. If you don’t know about these money-saving tourist passes, check our […]

New York Bike Rental | Citibike Share

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new york bike share

Is the New York Bike Rental Program Good for Tourists? New York City is increasingly becoming a bike-friendly city and new bike lanes are popping up everywhere.  But if you don’t own a bicycle how can you take advantage of this pleasurable mode of transportation?  Citibank, in collaboration with New York City has created a bike share program.  We are happy to tell […]

Things to Do on Governors Island

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New York Governor's Island

This post is about Governors Island, a small island in the East River – where there is just about every kind of recreational activity possible. It’s a playground for kids AND adults! No cars are allowed on the island and you can stroll or ride a bike around the island while taking in beautiful views of […]

Citibank City Bike Share

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Citishare Bike program launches Memorial Day weekend New York City is increasingly becoming a bike-friendly city and new bike lanes are popping up everywhere.  But if you don’t own a bicycle how can you take advantage of this pleasurable mode of transportation?  Citibank, in collaboration with New York City, has created a bike share program that will be launching on Memorial Day weekend.  We […]