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Being a tourist in New York might prove to be quite difficult. Travelgrove is trying to help you out with a long list of New York Guide Books. We have collected the best Guide Books for New York that contain all the information you as a traveler may need to get around and find the best places. You will learn the do’s and don’ts from real people and you can put all their knowledge into your pocket. Browse and get the guide book you like the most. Enjoy the exploration!


Frommer's EasyGuide to New York City 2015 (Easy Guides)

Frommer's EasyGuide to New York City 2015 (Easy Guides)

Author: Pauline Frommer
Price: $12.95
Binding: Paperback
Description: Pauline Frommer's highly-personal guide to her own home city has, in previous editions, won prestigious awards as "Best Guidebook of the Year". Though she deals with luxury choices as well as bargains, she makes a special effort to overcome New York's reputation for stratospheric prices, ferreting out scores of moderately-priced options in lodgings, meals, entertainment and more. Like all Easy Guides, this freshly-researched and popular best-seller is "Quick to Read, Light to Carry"--and colorfully written.
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Streetwise Manhattan Map - Laminated City Street Map of Manhattan, New York - Folding pocket size travel map with subway map, bus map

Streetwise Manhattan Map - Laminated City Street Map of Manhattan, New York - Folding pocket size travel map with subway map, bus map

Author: Streetwise Maps
Price: $6.95
Binding: Map
Description: Streetwise Manhattan Map - Laminated City Street Map of Manhattan, New York - Folding pocket size NYC travel map with integrated subway lines & stations - bus mapThis map covers the following areas:
Main Manhattan Map 1:27,000
Manhattan Bus MapSome people think Manhattan and New York City are synonymous, but technically they are not. Manhattan is one of the five boroughs that make up New York City. The others are Brooklyn, The Bronx, Queens, and Staten Island. It?s a persnickety detail, but detail is what STREETWISE® is about. For example, the architectural details drawn on the Manhattan New York map are in outline form. A solid drawing would obscure the streets surrounding the location, and therefore hamper the usability of the map. Only in unobstructed locations will you find a solid drawing.You may not notice this or any of the many other details that combine to make a NY city map that has been called the best selling map on earth*. The STREETWISE® Manhattan Map is detailed from lower tip to upper tip. It is layered with information about sites and mass transit routes. The New York City Subway system is one of the most important and vital rail networks in the world. It is also the fastest and cheapest way to travel north-south in New York. Our Manhattan street map has the best designed diagram of the Subway system ever produced on a street map. An inset of Manhattan bus routes complements the Subway system. You are now prepared to travel the length and breadth of Manhattan. From shopping in SOHO, dining in the Village, working in Midtown, visiting the Met on the Upper East Side or strolling thru Central Park, you?re covered with the STREETWISE® Manhattan Map of NYC. From the Staten Island Ferry up to the rediscovered realm of Harlem, you can navigate like a native New Yorker with this pocket size Manhattan Map.Good city maps, like the STREETWISE® map of Manhattan, will guide you in the right direction and directly impact your experience of New York. A good Manhattan map will also keep you grounded, relaxed and confident in your decisions about where to go and how to get there. Whether by car, train, bus or on foot you are confident because you carry the most knowledgeable travel companion when you carry our NYC street map, the best laminated Manhattan Map on the market.Our pocket size map of Manhattan is laminated for durability and accordion folding for effortless use. The STREETWISE® Manhattan map is one of many detailed and easy-to-read city street maps designed and published by STREETWISE®. Buy your STREETWISE® Manhattan map today and you too can navigate Manhattan, New York like a native. For a larger selection of our detailed travel maps simply type STREETWISE MAPS into the Amazon search bar.* Publishers Weekly January 2004
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DK Eyewitness Travel Guide: New York City

DK Eyewitness Travel Guide: New York City

Author: DK Publishing
Price: $25.00
Binding: Paperback
Description: Experience the best of New York City with DK Eyewitness Travel Guide: New York City. This newly updated travel guide for New York City will lead you straight to the best attractions Manhattan has to offer, from unearthing archaeological treasures at The Metropolitan Museum of Art to biking through Central Park to discovering the city's hottest neighborhoods on walking tours. Plus, check out the best of the boroughs with suggested highlights for Brooklyn, Queens, Staten Island, The Bronx, and upper Manhattan. Themed itineraries help plan trips to New York City by length of stay or by interest. Neighborhood walking maps include restaurant locations by area. Hotel and restaurant listings include DK Choice special recommendations. Inside DK Eyewitness Travel Guide: New York City, you'll find DK's famous cutaway illustrations of major architectural and historic sights, museum floor plans, and 3-D aerial views of key districts to explore on foot, along with in-depth coverage of the city's history and culture. A free pull-out city map is marked with sights from the guidebook and includes a street index, a subway map, and a chart showing the walking distances between major sights. With hundreds of full-color photographs, hand-drawn illustrations, and custom maps that illuminate every page, DK Eyewitness Travel Guide: New York City truly shows you this city as no one else can.[more]
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Lonely Planet New York City (Travel Guide)

Lonely Planet New York City (Travel Guide)

Author: Lonely Planet, Regis St Louis, Cristian Bonetto
Price: $21.99
Binding: Paperback
Description: Lonely Planet: The world's leading travel guide publisher Lonely Planet New York City is your passport to the most relevant, up-to-date advice on what to see and skip, and what hidden discoveries await you. Discover the kaleidoscopic dining scene; pick a neighborhood, lace on your walking shoes and spend the day exploring; or get lost inside the priceless collections at the sprawling Metropolitan Museum of Art, all with your trusted travel companion. Get to the heart of New York City and begin your journey now! Inside Lonely Planet's New York City Travel Guide: Full-color maps and images throughout Highlights and itineraries help you tailor your trip to your personal needs and interests Insider tips to save time and money and get around like a local, avoiding crowds and trouble spots Essential info at your fingertips - hours of operation, phone numbers, websites, transit tips, prices Honest reviews for all budgets - eating, sleeping, sight-seeing, going out, shopping, hidden gems that most guidebooks miss Cultural insights give you a richer, more rewarding travel experience - history, art, architecture, cinema, television, politics, cuisine, LGBTI culture Free, convenient pull-out New York City map (included in print version), plus over 45 color maps Covers Lower Manhattan, SoHo, Chinatown, Lower East Side, Greenwich Village, Chelsea, Meatpacking District, Union Square, Midtown, Upper West Side, Harlem, Brooklyn, Queens and more The Perfect Choice: Lonely Planet New York City, our most comprehensive guide to New York City, is perfect for both exploring top sights and taking roads less traveled. Looking for just the highlights of New York City? Check out Discover New York City, a photo-rich guide focused on the city's most popular sights, or Pocket New York City, a handy-sized guide focused on the can't-miss sights for a quick trip. Looking for more extensive coverage? Check out Lonely Planet's Eastern USA guide or USA guide for a comprehensive look at all the region has to offer, or Discover USA, a photo-rich guide focused on the USA's most popular sights. Authors: Written and researched by Lonely Planet, Regis St Louis and Cristian Bonetto. About Lonely Planet: Since 1973, Lonely Planet has become the world's leading travel media company with guidebooks to every destination, an award-winning website, mobile and digital travel products, and a dedicated traveler community. Lonely Planet covers must-see spots but also enables curious travelers to get off beaten paths to understand more of the culture of the places in which they find themselves. [more]
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Fodor's New York City 2015 (Full-color Travel Guide)

Fodor's New York City 2015 (Full-color Travel Guide)

Author: Fodor's
Price: $19.99
Binding: Paperback
Description:  The lights, the sounds, the energy: New York City is the quintessential American city, an always exciting, constantly changing destination that travelers visit over and over. Fodor's New York City 2015, with rich color photos throughout, captures the universal appeal of world-renowned museums, iconic music venues, the lights of Broadway spectacles, and, of course, the vast array of gastronomic delights.
NEW THIS EDITION: This new edition of Fodor's New York City includes top new restaurant and hotel recommendations for Manhattan and growing coverage of Brooklyn, from hip and happening Williamsburg to leafy Fort Greene.
ILLUSTRATED FEATURES: Full-color, magazine-style features on quintessential New York City landmarks including the Statue of Liberty, Ellis Island, Ground Zero, the Metropolitan Museum of Art, the American Museum of Natural History, and Central Park make planning any trip a snap. A spotlight on local food trends highlights what's hot and what will never go out of fashion.
ESSENTIAL TRIP-PLANNING TOOLS: Features on top attractions, free things to do, and what to do with kids make it easy to plan a vacation. Best Bets charts for restaurants and hotels; easy-to-read color neighborhood maps; and tips on buying Broadway tickets, how to get tickets for to sit in a TV audience, or scouting out the best shopping give easy access to the best New York City has to offer.
DISCERNING RECOMMENDATIONS:  Fodor's Paris offers savvy advice and recommendations from local writers to help travelers make the most of their visit. Fodor's Choice designates our best picks, from hotels to nightlife. "Word of Mouth" quotes from fellow travelers provide valuable insights.
VALUE ADD PULLOUT MAP: A handy take-along New York City map provides added value, giving travelers essential information about top attractions and nearby dining so they can travel with confidence.
ABOUT FODOR?S AUTHORS: Each Fodor's Travel Guide is researched and written by local experts.
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Not For Tourists Guide to New York City 2015

Not For Tourists Guide to New York City 2015

Author: Not For Tourists
Price: $18.95
Binding: Paperback
Description:
The Not For Tourists Guide to New York City is a map-based, neighborhood-by-neighborhood dream guide designed to lighten the load of already street-savvy New Yorkers, commuters, business travelers, and yes, tourists too. Each map is marked with user-friendly icons identifying our favorite picks around town, from essentials to entertainment, and includes an invaluable neighborhood description written by locals, highlighting the most important features of each area.
The book includes everything from restaurants, bars, shopping, and theater to information on hotels, airports, banks, transportation, and landmarks. Need to find the best pizza places around? NFT has you covered. How about a list of the top vintage clothing stores in the city? They?ve got that, too. The nearest movie theater, hardware store, or coffee shop: whatever you need, NFT puts it at your fingertips. This pocket-sized book also features:

- A foldout map for subways and buses
- Over 130 city and neighborhood maps
- Details on parks and places
- Listings for arts and entertainment hotspots

It is THE indispensable guide to the city. Period.
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2015 New York City Restaurants (Zagat Survey New York City Restaurants)

2015 New York City Restaurants (Zagat Survey New York City Restaurants)

Price: $16.95
Binding: Paperback
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New York: For Tourists! - The Traveler's Guide to Make The Most Out of Your Trip to New York - Where to Go, Eat, Sleep & Party

New York: For Tourists! - The Traveler's Guide to Make The Most Out of Your Trip to New York - Where to Go, Eat, Sleep & Party

Author: Dagny Taggart
Binding: Kindle Edition
Description: Are You Ready for An Adventure? New York Is Waiting for You!
Welcome to the Ultimate New York Travel Guide For Tourists!

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Are you planning to travel to New York soon, or would you like to someday? In that case, you've come to the right place! It's such a good idea to prepare yourself before leaving. Aren't you excited? Most likely than not, you are! Maybe you have already formed a vague idea of what the travel experience will imply, and maybe it feels a bit overwhelming. You see, when it comes to travelling we are ALL in the same game, and yet most people don't realize it. Most people don't even take the time to prepare themselves in advance, and just wish for the best once they have arrived! Most people aren't aware of some of the most amazing places New York can offer... And it'd be such a pity to miss them! That's precisely why we desperately need the RIGHT travel guide first. There's no point in going from here to there without a proper guide. I admit it: I used to travel like that a long time ago. It took me a lot of time to create the mindset of an experienced traveler. It took lots of time to incorporate the tips and hacks that ended up shaping the way I travel! And now, I'm willing to share those secrets with you!

I wrote this book specifically thinking in you: the tourist, the traveller, the free spirit who dares to go beyond the limits of their own country. I wrote this book to show you how you can have an absolutely amazing experience while you are in New York. I will tell you where you should go, eat, sleep, and of course, party! You see, I may not know you, but I know something about you: both you and me are alike. We like to prepare ourselves. We like to incorporate solid knowledge before we dive in. And I know you won't just settle for average travel guides! I know you are looking for something better; something that will truly help you down the road: a book with real life tips, recommendations, useful travel hacks and data... everything you may need in your trip. You've just found what you were looking for!

Hey, I'm not saying this will be an absolute walk in the park. You've got to trust me throughout the pages. With these tips, rest assured that you'll have a blast in New York! I'm a modern person. I'm aware of the world we live in, and I don't want to waste your time. So, don't worry! I've got you covered. We'll go through almost EVERYTHING you need to know for your trip, and we will APPLY all this knowledge using down to earth guidelines. Because that's what's all about, isn't it? It's about living life like practical people. Going straight for the good part, never losing the focus on what's really important and useful.

My goal is simple. I will help you prepare your trip to New York, transforming it into absolutely amazing experience. I will help you simplify your path, showing you exactly where the best places are. Sounds too difficult? It's not. I will show you how. I will take you through a step by step guide where you simply can't get lost! Together, we will go to the roots of New York and you will end up LOVING every bit of it! So let's go for it!

Here Is A Preview Of What You'll Learn Inside... Introduction: Are You Ready for an Amazing Journey?Overview of the Most Beautiful New York RegionsWhere To Go, Eat, Sleep & Party in New YorkThings You Must Absolutely Do and See In New YorkCrash Guide to New York's Best RestaurantsNew York Attractions Most People Don't Even KnowHow to Get Around in New York Without Getting Lost!Travel Tips to Make the Most out of Your TripAren't You Excited? Your Trip Is About to Begin!BONUS - "London For Tourists"Much, much more!For a limited time you can download "New York For Tourists" for $3.99

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Secret New York - An Unusual Guide: Local Guides By Local People

Secret New York - An Unusual Guide: Local Guides By Local People

Author: T. M. Rives
Price: $19.95
Binding: Paperback
Description: Discover Secret Gardens, decipher ancient riddles on tombstones, visit a disturbed Indian burial ground, observe the stars and planets through a university telescope, frown at a bronze statue of Lenin, harvest mastodon food in Central Park, enjoy the aroma of a roomful of dirt, find a Venetian palazzo above a former stable, spot the forbidden island that was once declared a sovereign nation by a guy in a rowboat, track down a townhouse concealing a subway tunnel, walk under the canopy of the primeval forest, read a memorial plaque to an event that happened in another dimension, fall into a trance before a piece of subway art that flickers and moves, have your bicycle blessed in church. New York offers endless opportunity to step off the program and peer into the city's fascinating past and present.  Secret New York  - An Unusual Guide is an indispensible resource for those who thought they already knew everything about America's metropolis, or want to begin exploring it hidden places.[more]
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