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10 swimming holes near NYC you can get to using public transit

The pools and beaches of New York City offer a welcome respite from the summer heat, it’s good to get out of the city and into a refreshing swimming hole.

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New York City's 20 tiniest parks, mapped

As some people don't think a 90-square-foot studio is a real apartment, a lot of people probably won't consider a 1/1000-acre sliver of land a park. But the Parks Department oversees tons of outdoor sites that are about the size of a micro unit.

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Beat the heat at 25 free & air conditioned NYC sites

When the mercury rises, the first reaction for many New Yorkers is to flee the city altogether, but sometimes the best solution is some good ol' fashioned, ice cold air conditioning. These 20+ free sites will help you cool down quick.

The Hills in the Harbor

Take a sneak peak at Governors Island's newest attraction: three man-made hills that allow visitors to climb 70 feet above the New York Harbor for some of the most jaw-dropping views around.

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World Trade Center Transportation Hub Is Now Open!

When Santiago Calatrava's WTC Transportation Hub opens to the public, it'll do so without a big ceremony.

Marshawn Lynch's Bay Area Mansion Is the Most Lavish NFL Player House

Super Bowl Scoring: Pick the Best Football Player Houses, the Finals

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