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How to know New York city ...

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Published in New York .
Written in English


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Statementby M.F. Sweetser and Simeon Ford.
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LC ClassificationsF128.47 .S972
The Physical Object
Paginationp.
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Open LibraryOL23305489M
LC Control Numbertmp92001157

Experience the best of New York City sightseeing on foot with this private, 4-hour, walking tour. Along with a knowledgeable local guide, visit many of the most popular New York City locations — Times Square and the Theatre District, Central Park, Midtown Manhattan, Lower Manhattan and the Brooklyn Bridge or build a customized schedule to suit any particular preferences.5/5(). Arriving. Taxis are the best way to get to the city. From LaGuardia Airport, a yellow cab to Midtown Manhattan costs $16–$26, plus tolls; from JFK, it's a $45 flat fee, plus bridge or tunnel fees.. Getting Around. New Yorkers like to walk — quickly — and once you glimpse the traffic snarl that paralyzes Midtown for the bulk of the business day you'll know why.


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