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New York City Hop-on Hop-off Tour and Harbor Cruise

New York City Hop-on Hop-off Tour and Harbor Cruise
Duration:
2 days
From:
USD 59.00
Design your own itinerary and explore the streets of Manhattan, Brooklyn and Harlem on a hop-on hop-off double-decker bus tour. In summer the top deck is open and in winter clear screens allow for unobstructed views of New York. Tickets are valid for 48 hours, allowing you to set your own pace and see as much or as little as you like. There are over 40 stops around the city.

New York City SoHo, Little Italy and Chinatown Walking Tour

New York City SoHo, Little Italy and Chinatown Walking Tour
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3 hours
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This tour takes you through the iconic streets of SoHo with its cast-iron buildings and upscale designer shops. In Little Italy, smell the authentic Italian cooking and visit famous Mafia locations. Then explore Chinatown with its many colorful vendors.

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John F Kennedy Airport (JFK) Information


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John F Kennedy International Airport

Where is John F Kennedy Airport?  


New York is a global centre of international finance and politics. Many of the world's largest corporations are headquartered here. The United Nations has its headquarters in New York, and most countries have a consulate here. This city's influence on the world is hard to overstate, as decisions made within its boundaries often have impacts and ramifications across the globe.


Nicknamed "The Big Apple", NYC is at the centre film, music and fashion. Manhattan is home to many world-class museums, art galleries, and theatres, and is the heart of the "city that never sleeps".


John F. Kennedy International Airport (IATA: JFK, ICAO: KJFK, FAA LID: JFK), also referred to as JFK International Airport, New York JFK Airport, New York Kennedy Airport, or simply JFK Airport, is located in Queens County, about 19 kilometres (12 miles) southeast of Manhattan, New York City, in New York state, United States. The airport is named to honour John F. Kennedy, the 35th President of the United States.


The New York City metropolitan area is served by three major airports: John F. Kennedy International Airport (JFK), LaGuardia Airport (LGA), and Newark Liberty International Airport (EWR). In 2014, JFK Airport served 47.7 million passengers, Newark served 33.7 million, and LaGuardia served 24.1 million, for a total of 105.5 million passengers combined.


Together, they make up the second busiest airport system in the world, after London. JFK is one of only two airports in North America with scheduled flights to all 6 inhabited continents; the other is Canada's Toronto Pearson Airport (YYZ).


John F Kennedy Airport is a hub for American Airlines, Delta Air Lines and JetBlue Airways. Among the other airlines that fly to New York via JFK, the busiest are Air France, British Airways, Caribbean Airlines, Cathay Pacific, Lufthansa, United Airlines and Virgin America.


The cities with the busiest routes to/from John F Kennedy Airport are Amsterdam, Frankfurt, London, Madrid, Paris, Santiago, Santo Domingo, São Paulo, Tel Aviv and Tokyo. Other cities with flights to JFK include Beijing, Brussels, Casablanca, Dakar, Delhi, Doha, Dubai, Hong Kong, Istanbul, Kuwait, Lima, Mexico City, Milan, Moscow, Prague, Quito, Reykjavík, Riga, Riyadh, Seoul, Shanghai, Singapore, Stockholm, Sydney, Vancouver, Venice, Warsaw and Zurich.


Your best bet for a John F Kennedy Airport transfer is the train, or a shuttle. Details on all options are included in this guide.


Or, to truly arrive stress free, treat yourself to a private JFK Airport transfer - or a JFK Airport helicopter transfer - from IHateTaxis.


 

 Other Items of Interest at John F Kennedy Airport


Services at JFK Airport include:


  • Customer Care Representatives - look for their distinctive red jackets
  • Free FlySmart app - iPhone, Android and Blackberry
  • Power poles - for charging your devices
  • Duty free - all terminals

  • JetBlue T5 rooftop lounge (past security, free to all) - open air, grass/bench/table seating, foodcarts, free WiFi, play area, dog walk, views of Eero Saarinen's TWA terminal and Manhattan *NEW*
  • Pet relief area - T5 (past-security, rooftop - see above), T8
  • Fresh flowers - most terminals

  • XpresSpa - most terminals

  • Interfaith Chapel - T4 (departures, pre-security)

  • Baggage storage - T1, T2, T4, T5, T8

  • Medical Office (Building 22A, next to CitiBank, open 24x7, 718-244-1644) - free shuttle from all terminals)

  • JFK Airport Plaza (Building 125, located at 147th Ave. & 147th St.) - 7-Eleven, dry cleaning, gas station, car wash, car repair, car chargers




Additional John F Kennedy Airport information may be found by visiting their official website below.



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Last Updated: 4 Jan 2016