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Manhattan Skyline

New York City, NY (Financial District)
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Ranked #6 of 848 attractions in New York City
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Isle of Man, United Kingdom
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21 reviews 21 reviews
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5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014 NEW

Take the night hop-on-hop-off bus and see the view from Manhattan Bridge. The photos cannot do it justice. You have to see the Manhattan Skyline for yourself!

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Trondheim, Norway
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014 NEW

From the Staten Island Ferry (free Public transportation) which leaves Manhattan at the Southern tip, right next to Battery Park, you'll have a real Close-up of the skyline. Its from this angle you realise Manhatten is an island, With Hudson to the left (west) and East River on the other side. You miss some of the height of some of... More

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Quebec City, Canada
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9 reviews 9 reviews
7 attraction reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014 NEW

I rate the skyline 5 stars, but whatever you do, you can’t really miss it. In my opinion, one of the best ways to see the city is by going to the Brooklyn Heights Promenade (it’s free). You can also go to the Top of the Rock Observation Deck.

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Orlando, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014 NEW

It's always a site to see the Manhattan Skyline. Can't wait to go back at Christmas. Thanks for the memories.

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Erps-Kwerps, Belgium
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14 reviews 14 reviews
10 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014 NEW

I didn't believe it was so special! Some high buildings, so what? But it was a marvelous view and ever changing with the light or brightness of the day. Every building is different and some are really nicely decorated, even when big or high. The skyline is changing, not only during the day , but also in time, because they... More

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Dover, New Hampshire
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35 reviews 35 reviews
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17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014 NEW

Well the New York skyline is like no other. It's still beautiful and just amazing. Take a good camera and enjoy all the wonder the sky has !

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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13 reviews 13 reviews
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12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014 NEW

Its everything you imagined it would be with the added bonus of sharing as the sun was setting on what had been an unbelievably crisp clear winters day

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Cologne, Germany
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7 reviews 7 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014 NEW

Don´t take the trip to the statue of liberty, its too crowded, much nicer is the round trip by boat. they pass the statue very close but also a lot of other signs

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manchester.uk
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33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014 NEW

Seeing the skyline from different positions is a must,whether it is from the top of one of the skyscrapers or from walking over the Brooklyn bridge towards Manhattan,just like you have seen on the films,great!!.

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Cape Breton, NS
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21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014 NEW

Wow! The skyline view is really amazing.....definitely do the staten island ferry for a wonderful perspective on this.

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