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Things you might not know about Big Apple

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By Ann Tyller | October 4, 2015 2:24 pm

New York City is not only brick and asphalt jungle.

There is more green space in New York than in Paris and London: about 29,000 acres of parkland.

walk topless around NYC

walk topless around NYC

The city also has 14 miles of beaches.

In case you wonder if it’s legal to walk topless around NYC? Yes it is, but not advisable.

Why are NYC’s cabs yellow? Because back in 1907, a car salesman suggested yellow was the easiest color to spot from a distance.

And one more interesting thing. There is Greek Cultural Center in Manhattan.

 

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