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10 Most Iconic Skyscrapers in New York City

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New York City is famous for many things, but primarily it is known as the city of skyscrapers.  It all started with the religious cathedrals - its oldest “skyscraper” was the Trinity Church, which was 280ft tall at the time ... Read More
New York For the First-Timers_ Everything You Need to Know - Global Storybook

New York For the First-Timers: What You Need to Know

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If you’re coming to New York City for the very first time - there are a few essential things that you need to know.  Some of these things might pertain to the U.S. in general, and some of them are ... Read More
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How to Use the Subway In the New York City

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The New York City’s subway (metro) system was opened in 1904, though the city’s earliest train operations begun in 1863.  It is one of the oldest and largest subway networks in the World (in 2015, it reported over 5 million rides ... Read More
New York City - Top 10 Parks - Global Storybook

New York City: The Top 10 Parks

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New York City, with its five boroughs of Manhattan, Brooklyn, Queens, Bronx and the Staten Island, has a large number of very beautiful, scenic, recreational public parks.  Each park is quite unique on its own, and offers a number of ... Read More
New York City: The Top 50 Attractions

New York City: The Top 50 Attractions

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Before it was named New York, this beautiful city was known as New Amsterdam, albeit for a very brief period of time.  After it’s earliest settlers, the Dutch, have surrendered to the British, in the mid-1600s, the city has started ... Read More
The Ultimate Guide to New York by Seasons

The Ultimate Guide to New York by Seasons

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There are a ton of things that you can do in NYC, depending on the season.  Each one has something unique to offer - from the holiday markets in the Winter to the fireworks in the Summer, there's much to do and ... Read More
Arthur Kill Ship Graveyard

Arthur Kill Ship Graveyard

Humans generally have some strange fascination with abandoned buildings or interesting scrap yards or historical lands that maybe once produced a monumental battle.  I think it has a lot to do with our desire to learn, seek adventure or attempt ... Read More
Connecticut: Unexceptional and Ordinary

Connecticut: Unexceptional and Ordinary

I was born in Danbury, Connecticut in 1991 and have been living in the state my entire life.  Fortunately, I have seen much more than just this state.  The state of Connecticut is not a tourists’ dream location.  In movies ... Read More
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Seattle: Top 10 Sights

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Seattle, located in the North West part of the United States, is one of the coolest and most innovative cities on the Planet.  Many famous enterprises call this city their home, including: Starbucks, Boeing, Amazon, Expedia and Nordstrom, as well as Bill ... Read More