"Stay to the Right" Top 5 Page for this destination Walking Tip by shutterlust

Walking, New York City: 27 reviews and 14 photos


Going up stairs, going down stairs, on the escalators, walking down the street, moving in GENERAL:

Please STAY TO YOUR RIGHT. New York City is a city of people, vehicles, bikes, and skates. It is a city of TRAFFIC. To keep things moving, we need people to follow the same rules as everyone else, which is to keep to your right. Just like driving in the US, the left lane is the FAST lane. If you're strolling, move it to the right. People here typically pass on the left (yes, you native NYers, you KNOW you pass on the left, even if its subconsious!)

So please, for your sake and for ours, stay to the right. You really don't want to be yelled at on your vacation, do you?!

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  • Written Jun 5, 2006
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