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Thipu1

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Re: Things a first-time NYC tourist should know?
« Reply #30 on: July 22, 2013, 10:10:27 AM »
One more note on the subways. 

The platforms are subject to a phenomenon known as 'weather archaeology'.  This means that you will experience the heat and humidity of a few days before while waiting for a train.  On the first day or two of a heat wave, subway platforms can be almost refreshing.  For a few days after the heat wave breaks, the platforms will still be ghastly. 


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Re: Things a first-time NYC tourist should know?
« Reply #31 on: July 22, 2013, 02:35:51 PM »
Can this thread be moved to the Travel section to make it easier to find in the future? My plans to visit NY are still in the some day stage.
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