New York City for Dummies

New York City for Dummies

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"New York City For Dummies" helps you take a bite out of the Big Apple with handy tips on: when to go, how to get there, and how much it's all going to cost; how to find the best the city has to offer, from top-ranked hotels in all budget categories to dining spots for both foodies and families; where to go for the most worthwhile attractions from Battery Park to Central Park; how to plan your time whether you have two days or one week, special interests, or children in tow; who to trust for a guided tour that suits your interests; what to do after dark from catching one of Broadway's most popular shows to dancing into the wee hours at a Chelsea night club.
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  • Paperback | 336 pages
  • 138 x 212 x 28mm | 358.34g
  • John Wiley & Sons Inc
  • Hungry Minds Inc,U.S.
  • Foster City, United States
  • Revised
  • 3rd Revised edition
  • Illustrations, maps
  • 0764569457
  • 9780764569456

Table of contents

Introduction. Part I: Introducing New York City. Chapter 1: Discovering the Best of New York City. Chapter 2: Digging Deeper into New York City. Chapter 3: Deciding When to Go. Part II: Planning Your Trip to New York City. Chapter 4: Managing Your Money. Chapter 5: Getting to New York City. Chapter 6: Catering to Special Travel Needs or Interests. Chapter 7: Taking Care of the Remaining Details. Part III: Settling Into New York City. Chapter 8: Arriving and Getting Oriented. Chapter 9: Checking In at New York's Best Hotels. Chapter 10: Dining and Snacking in New York City. Part IV: Exploring New York City. Chapter 11: New York's Top Sights. Chapter 12: Shopping in New York City. Chapter 13: Following an Itinerary: Five Great Options. Part V: Living It Up After Dark: New York City Nightlife. Chapter 14: Applauding the Cultural Scene. Chapter 15: Hitting the Clubs and Bars. Part VI: The Part of Tens. Chapter 16: The Top Ten Offbeat New York City Experiences. Chapter 17: The Top Ten New York City Movie Locations. Chapter 18: Ten New York City Experiences to Avoid. Appendix: Quick Concierge. Index.
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About Brian Silverman

Brian Silverman has written about travel, food, sports, and music for publications such as Saveur, Caribbean Travel & Life, Islands, American Way, The New Yorker, and The New York Times. He is the author of several books, including Going, Going, Gone: The History, Lore and Mystique of the Home Run and co--editor of The Twentieth Century Treasury of Sports. Brian lives in New York, New York with his wife and children.
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