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Harry's Beach

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It's basically a man-made beach. You can't get to the water, but it's all sand and they have picnic tables where you could get beers and hotdogs or hamburgers and sometime they have a live band, so you can dance or play volleyball. …more

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Beat
The Devil

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Tennis House at Prospect Park

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The echoes here are crazy, so if you talk you can hear yourself talking like three or four fold. It's so awesome. We would drop quarters to hear what sounds they would make, and we could just go there and have a ball—just screaming, singing, or playing an acoustic guitar. …more

Green-Wood Cemetery

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You can get lost in just in the little roads that wind around the huge tombs, some of them new, some of them old and decrepit. …more

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Venture Capitalist
Fred
Wilson

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Pier 40

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If you never walked inside of it, you wouldn't know, but right in the middle of this huge structure is an enormous ball field where kids and adults play soccer and baseball. …more

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Cabbie
Melissa
Plaut

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Abandoned Smallpox Hospital

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Painter
Jacques
Roch

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Union Square Park

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People here have this freedom, this incredible freedom to present themselves in an outrageous way. …more

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Actress
Gretchen
Mol

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Van Cortlandt Park Golf Course

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What we do sometimes is hire a car service to go up the West Side Highway and you're there in a half an hour, and suddenly it feels like you're out of the city. …more

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