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Adam Herbst

New Jersey


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Single father of two. I've been described as intellectually curious and I'll take it.

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ANew York City: What to do in NYC with my 12 year grand daughter?

The best way to have fun in New York especially for touristy things is to focus on one neighborhood at a time.  This way you won't have to spend time or money going from one section to another.  An example of this, which hits fun touristy stuff, is a day dedicated... See More

ANewark (New Jersey): What are the best things to do, see, experience, and eat in Newark?

Definitely check out the Ironbound District​- the Portuguese section of the city.  It is on one side of Penn Station along Ferry Street.  There are a bunch of barbecue and tapas places, but my favorite is Mi Pequeno Mexico ​ which is a great but... See More

ANew York City: Looking for new, non-touristy things to do during my 3rd trip to NYC!

Consider exploring the Bronx or Queens.  Jackson Heights, NY​ has a slew of ethnic food.  Queens also has the Museum of the Moving Image​ in Astoria - a great neighborhood for cafes and such. In the Bronx there is Wave... See More

ANew York City: I have been to NYC many times~ What is new that I should see/eat?

Also, on the food side, you might want to check out both Jackson Heights, NY​ which has all sorts of different ethnic food (how's that for random) and Golden Shopping Mall​'s food court (it is in the basement).  The Golden... See More

ANew York City: I have been to NYC many times~ What is new that I should see/eat?

The Highbridge​ recently re-opened.  It is a walkway on a bridge that was built as an aquaduct in the 19th Century.  Here is a an article NYT Article on the re-opening of the High Bridge ​.  It is new - opened in June.  Dig it and report back!... See More

AManhattan: Free Things to do in Manhattan, NY?

Go to the The Metropolitan Museum of Art​ - the donation is suggested which means that you give what you like.  No need to feel ashamed about giving only a dollar or two as they have an endowment as large as . . .  The Met abuts Central Park so perhaps... See More

ANew York City: Bronx Zoo vs. Central Park Zoo?

The Bronx Zoo is much larger than the Central Park Zoo.  If your kids really love animals that is the place.  The tradeoff is that the Central Park Zoo can be combined with other things on a given day.  For instance, you could go to the Museum of Natural History in the... See More

ANew York City: Where can I find bagels, dumplings, and great food in NYC?

If you want to go off the Baedecker - and who really wants to hit the tourist traps - consider Queens.  Here are two good articles that highlight under the radar finds in Flushing​ ( See More

ANew York City: What are the best free things NYC has to offer?

Start with the The Metropolitan Museum of Art​ and it's uptown location The Cloisters​.  Keep in mind that both will ask for a suggested donation, but you can give what you want.  You should also consider the Brooklyn... See More

ANew York City: What should be on my "Can't Miss" list on 1st trip to New York City?

Narrow down what you are interested in (food, etc.) and then focus on a particular area.  Some of the suggestions below are great.    One day you could focus on the Lower East Side and go to Katz's Delicatessen​ or visit Russ & Daughters​. ... See More

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