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Things to Do In New York City

Aside from museums, there are many attractions for visitors to New York City to see and plenty of things to do in New York City. From famous buildings and landmarks to parks and festivals, these things to do in New York City offer endless sources of stimulation in NYC.
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  6. Cooking and Wine Classes (13)
  7. Easy Escapes from New York City (18)
  8. Museums in NYC (314)
  9. Ice Skating in New York City (12)
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My Favorite Things to See and Do in New York City
Want to feel like you have a friend making suggestions on what to see and do on your NYC vacation? Check out this list of my favorite things to see and do that I share with my friends who visit NYC.

Top 10 New York City Tourist Attractions and Landmarks
Want to hit the can't-miss attractions in New York City? As long as you don't mind the crowds, these sights are sure to please.

Things You Didn't Know You Could Do in NYC
From making wine to learning to surf, New York City has a lot of exciting things you might not have thought of doing on your NYC vacation.

Best Things For Solo Travelers To Do in NYC
Visiting New York City on your own and looking for some inspiration? We've got great ideas for how to spend your time, from organized tours to self-guided exploration, including options where you can embrace your solitude and others where you can make new friends.

Things to See & Do In Brooklyn
Brooklyn is New York City's most populous borough, and the second largest in area. Like Manhattan, Brooklyn is made up of neighborhoods -- each...

Best New York City Museums
New York City is home to many of the world's best museums. Visiting one of New York City's museums is a great way to spend a cold or rainy day or to add an educational element to your New York City visit.

New York City's 7 Best Parks
These are some of the best parks in New York City. New York City's many great parks offer a welcome respite from the concrete jungle of New York City, with activities from concerts and tours to open spaces for picnicking and relaxing.

Churches, Synagogues and Temples: New York City Religious Buildings
Visitors to New York City will enjoy visiting these famous New York City churches, synagogues and temples. Whether you're looking for a spiritual experience, or just want to appreciate the beautiful architecture, these churches, synagogues and temples are well worth visiting in New York City.

Things to Do in Central Park
With over 843 acres of land, Central Park offers a tremendous variety of things to do for visitors to New York City. From Central Park concerts and Shakespeare in the Park to carousel rides and birdwatching, check out our list of great things to do in Central Park.

New York City Guide: One Day In New York
So, you have just one day in New York City and you want to know how to get the most of New York City in the least amount of time? I've put together a great itinerary for one day in New York City that will give you a chance to get a big bite out of the Big Apple in just one day. (And then you can start planning your return visit!)

Watson Adventures New York City Scavenger Hunts
Participating in a Watson Adventure Scavenger Hunt is a fun and unusual way to explore New York City. New York City Scavenger Hunts by Watson Adventures explore everything from various neighborhoods to popular New York City museums.

Colonial Landmarks in Lower Manhattan
New York City grew north from lower Manhattan, making lower Manhattan a great area for uncovering New York City's Colonial history. Visit any of these Colonial Landmarks in Lower Manhattan to get a taste of New York's early history.

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