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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Living in a small town, it's great to visit a big city, just visit, and seeing New York from the Harbor is an extra special way to view this sprawling metropolis

Date of experience: December 2017
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This restaurant is inside the "Whole foods Market" second floor..ah the address is 42st and 6th ave in Manhattan I know the Salmon should be the focus of this plate and believe me it is DELICIOUS, but I call this Salad the Christmas salad cause...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank lizzysanbleuz
Reviewed November 3, 2018

the views are just incredible. totally different day and night. the skyline is gorgeous one of the best in the world. we had the opportunity to go on a night cruise and the skyline lit up at night was breathtaking though do take a jumper...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed October 28, 2018

New York harbour is a busy harbour. You can view the harbour with a ferry ride on the Staten Island ferry. You get a great view of the Manhattan skyline. The ferry passes the Statue of Liberty - the symbol of New York. i would...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Mazmannan
Reviewed October 5, 2018

Lots of way to view NYC's busy harbor, such as the Circel Line, Staten Island Ferry, or any of the observation decks at the top of various skyscrapers.

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed September 20, 2018 via mobile

New York Harbor is a beautiful body of water. As I said in a previous review, traveling under the Verrazano Bridge by boat is an amazing sight.

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed September 18, 2018

The harbor gives a very different perspective of the city anytime of the day. It also gets you out of the noise too.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Spuddler
Reviewed September 12, 2018 via mobile

This was a last minute plan and would not have wanted to miss this experience! We sailed with the crew on the beautiful ship, America. They were awesome!! They views do the city skyline were magnificent as we enjoyed a glass of wine. The crew...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed August 28, 2018

Must see on any visit to the City! We had to wait a bit but it was worth our time. It isn't New York until you see this Lady!

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank nana93992015
Reviewed August 19, 2018

This large beautiful harbour is fantastic grat views in the day but at night it comes into its own when all the lights are on well worth a look.

Date of experience: August 2018
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