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Reviewed today

The Manhattan skyline is best viewed from a harbor cruise. A close second is from the River Cafe under the Brooklyn bridge.

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Reviewed today via mobile

Total diferent world of another world. Something special. A lot things to do and a lot od attractions.

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Reviewed today

You can have a great view of downtown Manhattan from Brooklyn. The place is near a known restaurant and shuttle stop

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Reviewed today

We saw it as we cruised out of port, when we crossed the Brooklyn Bridge and when we sailed to Liberty Island to visit Statue of Liberty. It absolutely never gets old and is breathtaking every single time. Like being in a movie. Cross the...More

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So many places to see the skyline but our best two were the Staten Island Ferry and the Brooklyn Bridge which are both free.

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Reviewed today

I was lucky enough to view the Skyline from a cruise boat on 4th July with city lights and fireworks. what a treat

Thank Elaine S
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Reviewed today

One of the best places to see the skyscrapers to best effect is walking across the Brooklyn bridge. However we were able see great views of Manhattan from the QM2, as we sailed in and out of the harbour, from the boat to the Statue...More

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Reviewed yesterday

It's just unfathomable how many buildings there are on this one island. One thing we were told about after we arrived was the "Roosevelt Island Tram". It's kind of a fun way to get a good view of the skyline. I had never heard about...More

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Reviewed yesterday

Truly stunning architecture and the best city skyline I've ever seen. It's my 2nd visit, first being in 1988 and it's eerie looking back from Brooklyn Bridge and not seeing the twin towers. However, the landscape in my opinion has changed for the better and...More

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Walking over Brooklyn Bridge and watching the skyline is great. The best view I think is from the bridge

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This is the iconic New York that so many visitors
imagine before they visit—spectacular skyscrapers like
the Chrysler Building and Empire State Building,
iconic public buildings like Grand Central Terminal
and the New York Public Library, and the non-stop
hustle and bustle of the city streets. Fifth Avenue is
a shopper's heaven where you can find every kind of
store imaginable, with fashion brands ranging from the
...More
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seetheworld1965
18 July 2018|
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Response from Jodi H | Reviewed this property |
I didn’t buy a ticket to tour this. I rode The Staten Island Ferry, which is free. You get awesome views of not only the skyline but also you pass right by Lady Liberty! I recommend doing it this way unless you’re just dying... More
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Brenda K
29 June 2018|
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Response from sharon v | Reviewed this property |
I was staying at a hotel, the Wyndham so my view was from the 33d floor. I understand the view from the top of Rockefeller Center is magnificent, it’s call the Top of the Rock
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Brenda K
29 June 2018|
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Response from berglas71 | Reviewed this property |
We got a 2 trip ticket on the subway(about $6 each) from grand central and got off at bowling green (the greenline) where staten island ferry is near. Outside the station a rep with a red coat on will direct you to a bus... More
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