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Picnic with the Past on Governors Island

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Governors Island

At just half-a-mile (800 yards, to be precise) from the towering skycrapers of Lower Manhattan, historic Governors Island is the city's nearest escape....

Spend a Zen Day on Staten Island

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Staten Island

Wow. Staten Island has a serious Asian side. Nowhere else in the five boroughs will you find a traditional Chinese Scholar's Garden or monastic Tibetan...

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