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Tourist Day: Visit Astonishing Governors Island!
Tourist Day: Visit Astonishing Governors Island!

Tourist Day: Visit Astonishing Governors Island!

By William Beavers No summer in the city should be complete without a visit to Governors Island and, happily, it just reopened to the public on May 23.  From now until September 24, when Governors Island will close for the season, it is the great new playground for people of all ages. Governors Island is…
Tourist Days
Tourist Days

Tourist Days

I have a shameful confession to make: I have never been to the Statue of Liberty in my 40 years of living in New York City. I almost did once: I visited Ellis Island on a class trip when my son was in middle school. But almost does not count! There are many other things that every self-respecting tourist has…