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At first, New York City might not appear to be a mecca for outdoor adventure, but city dwellers may be surprised to find just how many activities are just a quick subway ride away. In the midst of our urban jungle, waves,…

Via

As of today, on-demand carpool company Via is now offering its rideshare services down to Houston Street. While it previously only offered rides between 14th and 110th Street, Via’s expanded operation includes the East Village, West Village, Alphabet City,…

El Galeon tall ship

Join Hornblower aboard El Galeón, an authentic 170-foot wooden replica of a 16th century ship that was part of Spain’s West Indies fleet. The ship will be docked at Pier 15 in the South Street Seaport from July 4–12. Guests will relive the…

Amtrak

Get inspiration for your summer getaway at the 10th annual New York By Rail Day at Penn Station. From 7:30am to 3pm on June 11, 30 exhibitors—like Dutchess Tourism, National Park Service, Long Island CVB, Vermont Tourism and Central New…

T.A. Bike Valet

You can stop worrying about your bike being stolen during a summer concert or outdoor movie thanks to Transportation Alternatives and Spinlister, who want to make your cultural outings a fun and relaxing experience. T.A.’s free bike valet parking…

Whatever journey you’re after or questions you have about how to travel better—be it in the outer boroughs or far beyond—you’re sure to find answers and inspiration at the New York Travel Festival, which returns for its third year on April 18-19….

Ocean House

You don’t have to look far beyond New York City to find a wealth of great winter getaways. After years of carrying our skis on board, searching for resort deals and delicious meals, and shredding the slopes (and our clothes…

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