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    3 Great Restaurants Near Brooklyn Bridge Tours

    The Brooklyn Bridge is a New York City icon -- and one of the oldest bridges in the U.S. Considered a suspension bridge, the harp-like cable chords lend it a unique elegance. ...
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    New York’s Best Souvenir Shops

    On vacation, picking out a surprise for loved ones back home is usually a simple question: shotglass or t-shirt? But when visiting a city as trendsetting and culturally significant as New York, there are enough creative and unexpected gift options that you never have to settle for tacky take-homes. ...
  3. Check out the sunset from the Top of the Rock (Photo: Ze Carlos Barretta/Flickr CC)

    It’s About Time: The Perfect Time to Visit 9 Top NYC Sights and Why

    It's easy to pick out the top sights of New York. What's harder is to pick the top times to visit. Knowing the right time to show up can greatly enhance your experience, whether to avoid the hordes, get the best vantage point ...
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    Instant New York: 15 Fan Photos from the Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum

    Tourists from all over are putting on their military hats and posing proudly along side the floating Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum, astonished by the National Historical Landmark in front of them. ...
  5. Nathan's Famous 4th of July Hot Dog Eating Contest will celebrate its 100th anniversary on Coney Island this Independence Day (Photo: Yana Paskova/Getty Images)

    5 Exciting Ways to Celebrate 4th of July Weekend 2016

    Every year thousands gather at New York City waterways -- this year it's the East River, while in the past it has been the Hudson River -- to take in Macy's 4th of July fireworks. ...
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    8 Essential Tips for Avoiding Lines at NYC’s Most Popular Attractions

    New York City is often called a city of superlatives. Unfortunately, this also applies to the long lines in front of many of the city's most famous sights. During high season, one of the main time-eaters while ...
  7. Empire State Building (Photo: Diego3336/Flickr CC)

    Secrets of the Empire State Building

    When the Empire State Building was completed in 1931, it became the tallest skyscraper in the world, a title it held until the first tower of the World Trade Center reached its full height in 1972. While the ESB may no longer ...
  8. Kellan Lutz (Photo: Jamie McCarthy/Getty Images)

    Stars and the City: Kellan Lutz’s New York

    When I first came to New York, man, I had no idea what I was doing. I came out here on a modeling campaign when I was 18. I had never been to New York. ...
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    Photo Spot: 18 Views of Virginia Overton’s Sculpture Gardens at the Whitney Museum of Art

    Virginia Overton's Sculpture Gardens at the Whitney Museum of Art offers a respite from the constant grind of New York City, showcasing peaceful ponds replete with lily pads, bamboo, and other aquatic life along with bubbling waters. ...
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    Summer Triple Play at the Whitney Museum of American Art

    The Whitney is celebrating the summer of 2016 with three sizzling June ...