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SCHOOL TRIP SPOTLIGHT: Review of Top of the Rock in NYC

We've partnered with Tommy Ess, a licensed NYC Tour Guide, to provide our readers with his review of the Top of the Rock.  Read on for Tommy's tips and tricks for navigating what he calls "the best vantage point" in New York City.

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Topics: Student Trip to NYC

5 Great Options For Experiencing the Statue of Liberty on a Class Trip to NYC


The Statue of Liberty has graced New York Harbor since 1886, and it is at the top of the list of “things to see in NYC” for student tour groups.


When visiting Manhattan, there are many options for getting a closer look at Lady Liberty. Determining your priorities will influence how your group's experience will take shape.


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Topics: New York City, Harbor Cruise, Statue of Liberty, Student Trip to NYC

Expert Advice for Navigating Times Square on a School Trip to NYC


Visiting the iconic sights of the Big Apple is an education unto itself, with most first-timers experiencing a rush of adrenaline and nerves about what to expect.


Here is my advice for teachers and students about how to best experience one of the most popular attractions on a school trip to New York City: Times Square.



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Topics: Times Square, School Trip to NYC, New York City



New York City is a bastion of massive buildings which work in unison to completely confound your sense of direction. The best way to get a true sense of the mass of concrete and steel is from above.


Enter Top of the Rock, which offers groups the best vantage point on a school trip to NYC.

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