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New York City

17 Oct 2013
'World's cutest dog' goes on holiday in New York
Boo, 'the world's cutest dog', has embarked on a city break in New York and is updating his 7.9m Facebook fans with a photo...
5 Jun 2013
Tourists get access to New York City bike hire scheme
Holidaymakers staying in New York City can now make use of the bike hire scheme used by locals. On Sunday (2 June), visitors to th...
9 May 2013
Americans avoid New York over cost fears
Almost a third of Americans (29%) would avoid taking a city break in New York because of fears over the cost, a new study has revealed....
23 Apr 2013
MoMA and The Met to be open all week
The Museum of Modern Art (MoMA) and the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York are to stop being closed for one day a week.Up until now...
21 Mar 2013
Statue of Liberty to reopen on 4 July
US secretary of the interior Ken Salazar has announced that the Statue of Liberty, which has been closed since Hurricane Sandy struck N...
21 Feb 2013
NYC in 'relentless' quest to attract more visitors
New York City is adopting a 'relentless' approach to drawing in visitors, the tourist board has said.After announcing that the ...
15 Feb 2013
Empire State keeps up romantic image
The Empire State Building in New York City has cemented its status as one of the world's most romantic buildings after holding its ...
7 Feb 2013
Australians win Empire State stair climb
Two Australians have triumphed in the annual Empire State Building stair climb race held in New York City. Mark Bourne headed the men&...
14 Jan 2013
New maps to help tourists find Big Apple attractions
Getting around the Big Apple is set to be made even easier, thanks to the introduction of new easy-to-read maps. The street maps, whil...
8 Jan 2013
New York City a place for great live music
Every year, New York plays host some of the best music events on the planet.This month, its time for the Winter Jazzfest, an annual two...