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The Five Best Places to get a Free View of the New York City SkylineNew York City is an expensive place to enjoy whether you are a native or a visitor. However, one of the great pleasures of the city is simply taking in the incredible view of the skyline. You always have the option to pay and go up to the top of the Empire State Building, or you can take a short subway ride off the island and catch the view for free (not including a couple bucks for the subway). I've listed five of the best places for doing this below. For each site, I've described how to get there and what makes it a good place to visit. 1. Brooklyn Heights Promenade - The Brooklyn Heights Promenade is a great waterfront walkway located right next to the Brooklyn Bridge. The view is great both day and night. Also, the surrounding neighborhood makes for a great stroll especially if you combine it with a walk over the Brooklyn Bridge. Walking over the bridge will give you an even better view of the whole island. Once you've finished there are a few good restaurants in the neighborhood to enjoy as well.How to get there: Take the 2 or 3 train to the Clark St. stop. Once you get out just walk towards the water.[read the rest]
Many tourists interested in obscure places as how to get to Point Roberts, Washington State. This little extreme corner of the Lower 48 is not attached to the USA Mainland directly. Rather, one must cross into Canada and then into the USA at the Point Roberts border control point. ...
Whether you're an independent traveler or interested in an island hopping package tour, first knowing how to plan a Greek island vacation is important to reduce the stress that of having multiple connections and hotel stays. Know when to go and how to travel to make best use of your time there.
Everyone knows about Pike Place Market and the Space Needle. Here are three guaranteed to please Seattle experiences.
Surrounded by the three continents Turkey offers the Mediterranean's best bargain for tourists. My Turkey travel brought about an attractive holiday package to discover the historical cities of Istanbul, Bodrum, Ephesus, Cappadocia, Antalya and Istanbul. Turkey is one of the top 10 travel destinations in the world.
Hong Kong is often rated one of the world's great cities. I would put Hong Kong with its buzz, atmosphere and unique mix of east and west of in the top 10 of great cities along with New York, London, Tokyo, Sydney, Los Angeles, Beijing, Shanghai, Singapore and Chicago....
Taking a ferry to Catalina Island off the coast of Southern California is one of the more delightful ways to spend a day (or a week). There are so many things to do in this quaint, uncrowded village. Get away from it all, and take a ferry to Catalina!
While only ten miles from Vancouver as the crow flies, the Sunshine Coast is a getaway from the city that can only be reached by ferry.
Mackinac Island offers a great variety of activities and every year a lot of tourists visit the island. As many as 15,000 tourists per day during peak summer season. One of these can be you. Mackinac Island is a family friendly and adventurous destination with a very fascinating history and spectacular scenery. So keep this place in mind when you plan your next vacation. I mention some of the activities on the island but feel free to explore other activities that you might find fun. Remember that this island will leave you a great experience to remember for a lifetime.
The start to cycling season in the northwest, Chilly Hilly is loved and hated by many. More than 3000 cyclists brave the course, and the drizzle every year.
Taking a trip to Alaska can be a once in a lifetime experience, and for many, it is just that. Many choose to fly from the lower 48 states up to Alaska for obvious reasons. It is a LONG ways away. Depending on the window of time you have,...
A brief look at a small, but beautiful island off the coast of Scotland, the Isle of Arran.
The trip from Melbourne to Tasmania is undertaken by thousands of locals and tourists every year. Tasmania is one of Australia's most popular holiday destinations, blessed with large tracts of world heritage listed rainforest that has remained largely untouched for over 40,000 years. With stunning mountains, rivers and vistas...