Articles Tagged ‘Subway’

The Best iPhone Apps for NYC

The Best iPhone Apps for NYC September 23, 2010 | Travel Tips, What's New | Read More
We’ve talked before about iPhone apps that can help you decode the subway, but that’s just scratching the surface of the great apps available to help you during your trip to New York City. As if I needed more fuel to throw on the fire of my iPhone envy, I decided to round up some of the top...

Navigating the Subway

Navigating the Subway August 26, 2010 | Travel Tips, What's New | Read More
With some 1.5 billion annual rides, the sprawling New York City subway system (first opened in 1904 and now open 24 hours a day, seven days a week) is one of the biggest and most heavily used public transportation systems in the world. As of 2009, only Tokyo, Moscow and Seoul had busier subway systems;...

Introducing a NEW New York City Subway Map

Introducing a NEW New York City Subway Map June 4, 2010 | What's New | Read More
Sometime in June, the Metropolitan Transportation Authority (MTA) will release a newly redesigned version of the New York City subway map (as reported in The New York Times). As we’ve said before on this blog, New Yorkers are dedicated users of public transportation, and the subway system in particular...

Public Transportation in NYC

Public Transportation in NYC May 18, 2010 | What's New | Read More
New Yorkers are notorious for their enthusiastic use of public transportation, a fact that was reflected in a recent traffic study conducted using data from GPS devices placed in New York City taxicabs. According to the study, traffic in the city has begun moving faster over the past couple of years...

5 iPhone Apps That Help Decode New York’s Subway

5 iPhone Apps That Help Decode New York’s Subway April 6, 2010 | Travel Tips | Read More
One of the hardest parts of visiting New York City can be trying to navigate the subway system, but it doesn’t have to be that difficult. There are a handful of helpful apps for your iPhone to help you find the nearest subway, get easy directions, and even make sure you don’t fall asleep...