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Re: New York
« Reply #875 on: Friday 15 July 2016, 01:28:15 PM »
goto new york and spend 2 hours waiting in line for tickets for some s*** you didn't want to see :fwap:
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Re: New York
« Reply #876 on: Friday 15 July 2016, 01:38:40 PM »
Going back for the first time in ten years this fall. Didn't even leave Manhattan last time, so pretty excited. Going to catch a few museums but otherwise stay away from tourist traps

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Re: New York
« Reply #877 on: Friday 15 July 2016, 01:44:18 PM »
goto new york and spend 2 hours waiting in line for tickets for some s*** you didn't want to see :fwap:

Would you happen to know how much a Giants or Jets game would set you back? Preferably a Giants game for dat OBJ.
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Re: New York
« Reply #878 on: Friday 15 July 2016, 01:48:36 PM »
Looks like you'd have to Stubhub them. $110 seems to be as cheap as they get for UUUUUPPPER Endzone tix.
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Re: New York
« Reply #879 on: Friday 15 July 2016, 01:50:06 PM »
Looks like you'd have to Stubhub them. $110 seems to be as cheap as they get for UUUUUPPPER Endzone tix.

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Re: New York
« Reply #880 on: Friday 15 July 2016, 01:51:10 PM »
You don't want to go to an NFL game anyway. Just find a good bar for it.
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Re: New York
« Reply #881 on: Friday 15 July 2016, 01:51:32 PM »
Or maybe goto a college game if they've got any decent teams.

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Re: New York
« Reply #882 on: Friday 15 July 2016, 01:58:38 PM »
I'd definitely like to see an NFL game live, and NBA. Always ended up in America in the off season.

Re: New York
« Reply #883 on: Friday 15 July 2016, 02:04:44 PM »
You'll get tickets to the Sixers no problem.
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Re: New York
« Reply #884 on: Friday 15 July 2016, 02:07:41 PM »
You don't want to go to an NFL game anyway. Just find a good bar for it.

It's just for the experience. Chances are I'll not get to one again. Seems a waste to not do it while I'm there. Have heard (possibly from you), that there's a lot of dickheads at football games and a lot of standing about doing f*** all. :lol:
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Re: New York
« Reply #885 on: Friday 15 July 2016, 02:14:05 PM »
You don't want to go to an NFL game anyway. Just find a good bar for it.

It's just for the experience. Chances are I'll not get to one again. Seems a waste to not do it while I'm there. Have heard (possibly from you), that there's a lot of dickheads at football games and a lot of standing about doing f*** all. :lol:

Yeah, knowing what you're walking into and doing it just for the experience is fine. It's more of an issue for people who think that they're going to go and get a good view of what's happening on the field and really be able to pay attention that are in for a shock.

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Re: New York
« Reply #886 on: Friday 15 July 2016, 03:41:36 PM »
You allowed to drink in your seat at NFL?

Re: New York
« Reply #887 on: Friday 15 July 2016, 03:43:57 PM »
Yes

Selling beer and food is the main reason they let people into the stadium.
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Re: New York
« Reply #888 on: Friday 15 July 2016, 04:18:45 PM »
Vomiting in your seat is also allowed.

Re: New York
« Reply #889 on: Friday 15 July 2016, 06:29:31 PM »
You don't want to go to an NFL game anyway. Just find a good bar for it.

It's just for the experience. Chances are I'll not get to one again. Seems a waste to not do it while I'm there. Have heard (possibly from you), that there's a lot of dickheads at football games and a lot of standing about doing f*** all. :lol:

Having been to a Giants game I can say apart from the tailgating it was the worst American sports experience I've had, the usual replay and commentary during the huddle you see on TV is just silence or some dummers in the stadium filling the void.
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Re: New York
« Reply #890 on: Friday 15 July 2016, 07:03:46 PM »
Selling beer and food is the main reason they let people into the stadium.

 :lol:

Too true.
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Re: New York
« Reply #891 on: Friday 15 July 2016, 07:16:10 PM »
Football is one of the few sports I prefer to watch on TV than go to an actual game.

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Re: New York
« Reply #892 on: Tuesday 6 September 2016, 10:34:58 PM »
Going to New York, Boston and Washington for 10 nights at the start of October. Other than the obvious stuff, any recommendations of places to go/see/do?

Re: New York
« Reply #893 on: Tuesday 6 September 2016, 11:43:20 PM »
When you're in New York there's a secret burger place in Le Meridian Hotel that's worth checking out. If you get inside the hotel and think that there's no possible way you're in the right place, then you're definitely in the right place. It's hidden in some random corner behind a curtain.

If you don't know your whole order by the time you get to the till they send you to the back of the line. It's reminiscent of the soup nazi.

Re: New York
« Reply #894 on: Wednesday 7 September 2016, 03:22:44 PM »
Going to New York, Boston and Washington for 10 nights at the start of October. Other than the obvious stuff, any recommendations of places to go/see/do?

If you're in Boston on Friday 7th, get yourself to a bar called Whiskey Priest. I had one of the best nights of my life in there last year.
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Re: New York
« Reply #895 on: Friday 17 February 2017, 07:05:03 AM »
Whats the best way to book a trip to New York? I was there last year but I never booked it. There's 3 of us going in November and at the minute we're looking at £400 each on the flights then find a hotel after that. Is a travel agent better? I'm finding it difficult finding rooms for 3 people even if one is a sofa bed.
“What is a club in any case? Not the buildings or the directors or the people who are paid to represent it. It’s not the television contracts, get-out clauses, marketing departments or executive boxes. It’s the noise, the passion, the feeling of belonging, the pride in your city. It’s a small boy clambering up stadium steps for the very first time, gripping his father’s hand, gawping at that hallowed stretch of turf beneath him and, without being able to do a thing about it, falling in love.” - Sir Bobby Robson