Get Your Trivia On: Fun Facts About The Statue Of Liberty

Thu, Nov 19, 2015

Lady Liberty Is A Woman Of Scandal, Secrets & Virtue

The Statue of Liberty is one of the most iconic landmarks in not only New York City, but in the world. The gorgeous statue stands proudly in shared New York/New Jersey waters as a symbol of freedom, justice, independence, and the many other ideologies that America holds true. But like most ladies, Lady Liberty is a bit mysterious, holding some secrets – and even scandals – close to her. Don’t judge.

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Tags: NYC Attractions, Sightseeing

Haunted Places In New York: Dark Stories In NYC’s History

Thu, Nov 12, 2015

Ghosts, Murderers & Friendly Spirits: Visit These New York City Haunts If You Dare!

New York City is most iconic in the fall. Year-round city dwellers and travelers alike revel in the gorgeous Central Park scenery, pumpkin spice flavored everything, and sweater weather. But as the NYC nights get longer, NYC takes a bit of a darker turn, serving as the perfect setting for all the haunted history you can handle. Here are five spooktacular New York landmarks that will haunt and delight seekers of the macabre any time of year.

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Tags: History, Sightseeing

Up Close & Personal With Lady Liberty: The Ultimate Guide To Seeing The Statue Of Liberty

Wed, Oct 28, 2015

How To See The Statue Of Liberty, A Bit Of History & Other Reasons The Lady Is So Awesome

Let's face it, seeing the Statue of Liberty is on everyone's list. Aside from being a world-famous beacon of hope and the symbol of freedom, Lady Liberty is basically America's mascot. You just can't visit New York City and not catch a glimpse of her. Of course, just a glimpse would hardly do the Lady any justice. No one ever brags to their friends "yeah, I looked at the Statue of Liberty, it was a'ight." Nope. People who make the trip out to see her, really see her, are excited about it, moved by it, and left in awe of her presence. But why?

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Tags: Statue of Liberty, History, Sightseeing

A Look At NYC Architecture & Other Stories Of Buildings Only New York Can Boast

Wed, Oct 21, 2015

Breaking Records & Keeping Folks Guessing: New York City’s Architecture & Secrets That Make For Some Pretty Cool Buildings

It’s no secret that the Big Apple is known for some impressive architectural feats. From marvel-worthy bridges, to a massive underground transportation system, to the incredible towering buildings, New York City doesn’t short its dwellers, travelers, or tourists of incredible architectural ingenuity. In case you’re just dipping into the subject for the first time, we’ve got a list of some of New York’s most amazing, and daunting, undertakings. Prepare to be wowed!

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Tags: NYC Attractions, History, Sightseeing

16 Dos and Don'ts of Taking a Selfie With the Statue of Liberty

Wed, Oct 14, 2015

If you're going to take a selfie with Lady Liberty, do it right.

We may be a bit biased, but we believe the best way to view the Statue of Liberty is through a Circle Line tour. Not just because you can take in all her grandeur, glory and the island she commands from just 100 ft away, but because that just happens to be the perfect distance to take the perfect selfie with her. Moreover, we don't take selfies with the Lady lightly. 

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Tags: Statue of Liberty