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    New York City Oktoberfest: a Celebration of German Heritage

    September 02

    It may not be October yet, but is it ever really too early to celebrate a holiday devoted to delicious beer and German grub? If you agree, then New York is the best place to be! With many different festivals to choose from and a one-of-a-kind atmosphere, this year is sure to be one to remember.

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    The US Open Comes to New York

    August 05

    Every year, there are four Grand Slams held around the world that define the top tennis stars of that year. The US Open is one of these Grand Slams and this year, New York has the privilege of hosting this magnificent tournament. From August 26 - September 3, dozens of the world’s top tennis professionals will take the court at Louis Armstrong Stadium and battle it out for the number one spot.

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    Take a Pleasant Stroll Down the Highline

    July 01

    Freight rails usually aren’t associated with picturesque scenery and relaxing atmospheres, but luckily The High Line is here to change that. In 2009, local residents banded together to prevent the destruction of this old decommissioned freight rail. Now it serves as a famous attraction bringing people from all walks of life to Manhattan’s West Side.

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    Day Trip to Governors Island

    June 03

    The hustle and bustle of Manhattan is fun and exciting, but sometimes it’s nice to have a little escape. Luckily, Governor’s Island is just one $3 ferry ride away and full of almost too many fun activities for one day. This island is only open from May-October and departs from Manhattan’s South Street Seaport.

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    Fleet Week is Coming to New York

    May 06

    Every year around Memorial Day, Fleet Week takes over select locations to showcase, educate, and inspire the public. This year, from May 22 - May 28, Fleet Week will be in Manhattan in full force, ready to impress. With a whole week of events lined up, there’s something for everyone and it’s not an event you’ll want to miss!

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    Cherry Blossom Tree Bloom in Central Park

    April 01

    Central Park has always been a slice of relaxing paradise - a way to escape the bustle of the city. The start of Spring brings with it the year’s new bloom. By mid-April, Central Park proudly displays this new bloom with its enchanting Cherry Blossom Trees. Visitors have a chance to experience the far-east without needing to leave New York!

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    See the City in Style

    March 04

    You could live in New York City for years and still barely scratch the surface of all there is to see. Luckily, Gray Line City Sightseeing NY is here to bring you a double-decker bus that will show you as much of the city as you can possibly handle!

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    Take a Trip to Germ City

    February 04

    Ever wonder what all those germs on the subway train are capable of? The Museum of the City of New York’s fascinating new exhibit “Germ City: Microbes and the Metropolis” invites you to discover the profound effects that pathogens have had on human history, especially in metropolitan environments. Feeling squeamish? Don’t worry—the exhibition’s primary focus is on pandemics of the past.

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