NYC Decks

NYCDECKS   Above, One World Observatory sits atop One World Trade Center, center, with a clear view of the Statue of Liberty.   New York City offers five world-class observation decks that provide breathtaking views of its iconic skyline, and every family...

NYC 101

Exploring NYC 101: A Tourist’s Guide to Uptown, Midtown, and Downtown Manhattan First-time visitors will want to see each of Manhattan’s three principal tourism districts—Uptown, Midtown, and Downtown.  The following is a guide for choosing hotel accommodations...
New York City Subway

New York City Subway

Most visitors will be sleeping in Midtown or Downtown, close to Times Square and the September 11 Memorial and wanting to see the major attractions (embed internal text link) in all three districts of Manhattan, Uptown, Midtown and Downtown, and generally speaking,...
New York City Attraction Statue of Liberty

New York City Attraction Statue of Liberty

New York City Attraction Statue of Liberty The most popular option is to take the ferry to Liberty Island departing regularly from Battery Park in Lower Manhattan.  The ferry ride takes roughly 15, and offers passengers direct access to the island and the Statue...