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The Meditative Lull of the Greenway

If you’re looking for a long, relatively uninterrupted ride along the river, the Hudson River Greenway is your friend.

Of course, as with any place in New York City, you have to time it so you encounter the least number of human “road” blocks. 605 more words


No Sleep Till Brooklyn

After walking through Wall Street, my sister and I made our way to Pier 11. We took the East River Ferry to get to DUMBO/ Brooklyn Bridge Park. 332 more words


East River Ferry Makes Hard Landing At Wall Street; Multiple Minor Injuries

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — A ferry experienced a hard landing at the East River pier at Wall Street late Wednesday afternoon, leaving multiple people with minor injuries. 157 more words


New York: East River Ferry

We decided to take the East River Ferry back from DUMBO to Long Island City, which was a really great choice. I absolutely love being on the water, and it gave us a great opportunity to take photos of the city which you might not see otherwise. 50 more words


WNYC Transmitter Park and the East River Ferry: Stunning views of Manhattan and old men fishing!

  • Subway stop: Greenpoint Ave
  • Walk from subway: 5 minutes
  • Neighborhood: Greenpoint
  • Location: West St. between Greenpoint Ave and Kent St., on the East River

Don’t be fooled by the name of this park; if you come here in hopes of seeing some of WNYC’s hotshots of broadcasting, you are S.O.L. 1,250 more words



Well, last night’s Mahattanhenge was a bit of a bust, at least from 34th Street. Clouds at the horizon obscured the sun, so there was no fiery ball fully visible from every west-facing street. 124 more words