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Lily Dale Assembly - a few of the homes along Melrose Park

A Visit With The Dead: A Skeptics First Trip to Lily...

The Lily Dale Assembly is a small community in rural New York State, about an hour south of Buffalo. It is said to be the world's largest center for spiritualism.
The Rockefeller Center Christmas Tree. Photo by Flickr/gigi_nyc

A Travel Guide to Winter in New York City

New York City is buzzing any time of the year, but it takes on a magical (though certainly not muted) quality in the winter. Be prepared with this guide.
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Grand Central Terminal: Secrets of the Main Concourse Ceiling

Grand Central Terminal in New York City turns 103 years old this year. This new video series tells some of the unique stories behind the famous station, including the mysteries of the Main Concourse ceiling.
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Grand Central Video Series: The Whispering Gallery

Historian Dan Brucker explores the most famous place to whisper your secrets in New York City: Grand Central Terminal's Whispering Gallery.
Kayaking in New York might seem odd, but it is surprisingly clear and enjoyable.

Small Boat, Big City: Kayaking New York Harbor

Get a different view of the Statue of Liberty by kayaking in New York's harbor.
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Grand Central Video Series: The Campbell Apartment

In this video, discover Grand Central Terminal’s very own speakeasy as Grand Central Terminal's historian, Dan Brucker, takes you inside the special history of this magnificent cocktail lounge.
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Grand Central Video Series: Stories Behind the Oyster Bar

Grand Central Terminal in New York City turns 103 years old this year. In this video, Grand Central Historian Dan Brucker explores the famous Oyster Bar.
Reflections on Travel

First Person: Reflections On Why I Travel

Never do I experience the world more intensely and appreciate its beauty more than when I travel.
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Grand Central Video Series: The Tiffany Clock

The world's largest example of Tiffany glass can be found at Grand Central Terminal in New York City. In this video, historian Dan Brucker...
The View from the High Line

Living the High Life: 24 Hours in New York City

High Line Park offers a new side of The Big Apple in this guide to enjoying 24 hours in New York City.

American Road Trip: Top 10 Must-See Destinations

Planning an American road trip? Here are our top 10 must-see destinations.
Big Apple greeter in New York City

Jerry Chamlin: Big Apple Greeter

If you really want to get to know the Big Apple, it helps to tour this busy city with an insider.
Santa Clause is a year-round resident at the North Pole. Photos courtesy North Pole/Santa’s Workshop (Colorado)

Santa Claus: Where is the North Pole?

Yes, Santa Claus does exist. Just head to one of these "North Pole" locations to see the Jolly Ol' Elf in person.

New York City on a Budget

New York City is an affordable destination if you do a little homework.

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