Posts Tagged: new york tips

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” […]

How to Visit the Chrysler Building

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Chrysler Building Tour

This post is a visitor’s guide to the Chrysler Building.  We cover its history, how to get to it, and what there is to see.  While it’s technically not possible to go up the Chrysler Building, as a tourist anyway, we have a secret tip on how to get a view of New York City […]

Where to Store Luggage in New York City

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In this post, we provide several methods for luggage storage in NYC, including one that will pick up your luggage at your hotel and deliver it to the airport or train station and cover topics like insurance.  Storage lockers in train stations and airports are things of the past. While there is no Grand Central […]

New York Graffiti and Street Art Tours

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New York Street Art Tours

This post reviews and compares the various New York and Brooklyn street art and graffiti tours and workshops, including our own pay-what-you-wish tours.  New York City is a mecca for graffiti and street art, making it a very attractive playground for artists from around the world.   Come and explore Street Art of New York […]

TAXI! – A Guide to Hailing a Cab in NYC

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New York Taxi

This post has the information you need to how to get a taxi in New York City – known locally as “hailing a cab”. The words “taxi” and “cab” are interchangeable.  We compare taking a taxi to taking either the subway or an Uber.  Read our master post on how to get around NYC for […]