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New York: Essentials

Gray Line New York
800/669-0051, graylinenewyork.com
Fare is $49 for a two-day hop-on/hop-off tour by double-decker bus. Makes 42 stops in all. All tickets must be purchased online, by phone, or at the official start location, 777 8th Ave. at W. 47th St.

Pioneer Sailings From South Street Seaport Museum
212/748-8786, southstseaport.org
Schooner sailing tours of N.Y. Harbor beat the popular but noisy Circle Line any day. $30. Daily sailings May-Sept.; call for times.

NUMBERS TO KNOW

 

  • Movies Moviefone, 212/777-FILM, moviefone.com
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  • Theater Telecharge, 212/239-6200, telecharge.com
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  • Sports & concert tickets Ticketmaster, 212/307-7171, ticketmaster.com
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  • Directory information 411
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  • Emergencies Police and Fire Departments, 911
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  • Complaints, non-emergencies NYC citizen service line, 311
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  • Mayor's Office for People With Disabilities 212/788-2830
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