New York City can be confusing on your first visit. Uptown? Downtown? Streets and Avenues have the same numbers, but go different directions?! Some streets say E, some say W! The Subway! Why did that cab just go by?
Learn how to get around, some street etiquette, where things are, and finish with a ride on an actual subway! It isn’t as hard as you think with a seasoned NYer at your side.
Offered Mondays at 2:30 pm, year round. $35 + you’ll buy a MetroCard.
Have your camera ready on this tour of the Upper West Side of Manhattan. Your guide will point out beautiful architecture from over the last 2 centuries as well as amazing views of the Hudson River and the area surrounding Central Park.
This tour is 3 hours long and covers about 2.5 miles of walking.
With such a beautiful city and so many cameras around, don’t you want to get some pictures of the amazing architecture and views surrounding the island of Manhattan?
We are putting together a photo tour of the Upper West Side of Manhattan with the waterfront, beautiful buildings and Central Park in the afternoon. Stay tuned for details and write us if you are interested in one of our early spring tours of the area.
We can do photo tours anywhere in the city, so if there is somewhere you would like to go, let us know and we can customize a tour for you and your group.
Barnett Baff was a poultry dealer, murdered on November 24, 1914 by an organized crime syndicate that represented the “poultry trust”. The trust extorted $10 per truckload of poultry from merchants. Baff’s death led to an investigation of organized crime in New York City and led to the resignation of Captain John McClintock, the deputy Police Commissioner.