New York City

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Exploring Roosevelt Island: The Ultimate Addition to Your NYC Bucket List

A woman sitting on a ledge with the NYC skyline and Ed Koch bridge in the background.

Needing a break from the incessant car honks, sirens and chaotic NYC streets? Look no further than exploring Roosevelt Island! Although Roosevelt Island is just a quick subway or tram ride away from Manhattan you’ll feel like you’re in a different city entirely.     Roosevelt Island is a narrow island situated between Manhattan (the Upper East Side) and Queens. …