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Things to do with Kids in New York City

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Fun Things to Do With Kids in New York (That Parents Will Enjoy, Too!)

Too often, children get depicted as chicken-nugget-fueled, plastic-loving, unrefined maniacs. In reality, though, kids are eager learners looking to explore and make sense of the world in their own way. Being that NYC is abundantly rich in history, culture, and panache, it seems like a no-brainer kind of place to help kids along on their journey. Yet some still wonder whether the Big Apple is kid-friendly.


9/11 Memorial & Museum: Things You Should Know Before Visiting Ground Zero

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9/11 Memorial & Museum: Things You Should Know Before Visiting Ground Zero

On September 11, 2001, most of America stopped in its tracks. The shocking events that took place on that tragic day pulled Americans—and much of the rest of the world—away from their busy lives to feel waves of complex emotion. Many years later, the day brings the country together in a reflective moment of silence. September 11 is a day that should never, and will never, be forgotten.


Hornblower Sightseeing Cruises: Everything You Need to Know

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Hornblower Sightseeing Cruises: Everything You Need to Know

Whether you’re a tourist or a native New Yorker, Hornblower cruises are a great way to have fun while taking in the sights. Explore the Big Apple with a guided river tour of the city’s hottest attractions, or indulge in an evening of dinner and dancing on the Hudson. Traveling on a Hornblower cruise lets you see the city in an utterly unique way.


Yes, You Can Have an Affordable, Family-Friendly Vacation in NYC

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Yes, You Can Have an Affordable, Family-Friendly Vacation in NYC

While one might not initially think of New York City as a “family-friendly” vacation spot, the Big Apple is here to surprise you. From kid-approved offerings on Broadway and wide-open spaces in Central Park, to free outdoor concerts, food carts, and reliable mass transit (and everything in between), NYC is a veritable playground for both kids and parents.