"SURVIVAL IN MANHATTAN, NEW YORK, LINKS" New York City by nygaston

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WELCOME TO MANHATTAN !

THIS IS NEW YORK

http://www.mta.nyc.ny.us/nyct/maps/ Subway Map PDF to print


I love NYC, here I met my best friend !

Best of NYC
Good Weekly Magazine TimeOut
Map of NYC
NYC RESTAURANTS CitySearch
Week End
Cheap Hotel Central Park West
NY HOTELS
INFORMATIONS

NEW YORK IS FULL OF CONTRAST

Rich and poor,
Fast and slow,
Parfume and ...
Noise and silence,
Clean and dirty streets,
Harlem , Bronx and 5th avenue, Wise and crazy,
My friend and me...


I like to walk by the river.

JAZZ:

Jazz Scholl
Jazz Club
Jazz Lincoln
Jazz at NYC
Jazz Big Apple

WHAT TO DO IN 3 DAYS ?


WHAT TO SEE IN 3 DAYS ?

DOWN TOWN
Wall street area
Battery Park (nice walk, restaurants)
Pier 17 (restaurants, shops)
South Seaport
Bklyn Bridge Walk
Brooklyn by Taxi Boat

EXOTIC AREAS:
Chinatown (shops, restaurants)
Little Italy (pizza, pasta, coffees)
Little India (Indian Food)

THEATRE DISTRIC:
NY Public Library
Bryant Park
Radio City Hall
Macy's
MET museum (upper east)
Central Park (Tavern on the green)
Harlem (Gospel), Chez Sylvia's
African Market (Lenox Ave, W116th st)
Greenwich Village (Music, Jazz...)
East Village (Clubs, bars)
Soho, Tribeca

CLUBS, BARS, JAZZ:
Arthur's Tavern (see Eri)
Bitter End
La Lanterna (underground)
Cotton club 656W125 (expensive, only for tourists)
Latin Quarter 2551 Broadway, 96th
Smoke 2751 Broadway, 107th
Bistro Latino 1711 Broadway, 54th
Merchant's 1125 First Ave, 62th
Penn Top 700 Fifth Ave
SOB's 200 Varick Str. (SOB= Sound of Brazil): muy callente !

LOVE

Although most banks and government offices close on these major U.S. holidays (except Election Day), stores, restaurants and some museums are usually open. If you will be in New York around a holiday, call ahead to check for special hours for the venues you want to visit.


New Year's Day January 1
Martin Luther King Jr. Day third Monday in January
Presidents' Day third Monday in February
Memorial Day last Monday in May
Your day, June 23
Independence Day July 4
Bastille Day, July 14th
Labor Day first Monday in September
Columbus Day second Monday in October
Election Day first Tuesday after the first Monday in November
Veterans' Day November 11
Thanksgiving Day fourth Thursday in November
Christmas Day December 25

Pros and Cons
  • Pros:Life and energy, sun and snow, hot and cold, high and low (stocks)
  • Cons:Noisy and dirty streets, cars and rats, pollution and crowded
  • In a nutshell:No time to rest and think
  • Last visit to New York City: Feb 2001
  • Intro Updated Dec 8, 2004
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  • Aug 25, 2006 at 9:15 AM

    If On/Off Digital have ripped you off - you can complain to the Better Business Bureau online at: www.newyork.bbb.org Good Luck!

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    Feb 25, 2006 at 8:02 AM

    ♫ Happy Birthday to Tom ♫

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    Oct 28, 2005 at 3:22 PM

    Excellent restaurant and accomodation info, Tom. NYC is one of my favorite travel destinations.

  • diageva's Profile Photo
    Jan 25, 2005 at 2:34 PM

    I hope I have seen your page before going to NY... good tips,, thanks for the reference :)

  • madamx's Profile Photo
    Jan 16, 2005 at 7:54 AM

    Tom, thanks for the helpful NY tips; Great pictures too. Greetings from Calgary ~ Helen

  • Jeannette1's Profile Photo
    Dec 9, 2004 at 5:06 PM

    Encore de tres belle photos. Tu as du talent. J.

  • Levente_D's Profile Photo
    Nov 29, 2004 at 2:09 AM

    I just looked at the pictures and I discovered the KAVEHAZ NYC ... and kávéház means coffee house in Hungarain :-) ... we have many Kavehaz in Budapest ;-)

  • irisbe's Profile Photo
    Apr 30, 2003 at 4:43 PM

    revisited your page, but woww it has grown a lot! I still have to go through many updates!

  • barryg23's Profile Photo
    Apr 28, 2003 at 5:59 AM

    I didn't know anyone could climb Met Life building?! Great pics and tips - interesting page.

  • blaird's Profile Photo
    Apr 14, 2003 at 2:33 PM

    bring the minimum...except for money, bring the maximum!

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