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Gray Line New York Sightseeing




777 8th Avenue
(between 47th & 48th Streets)
New York, New York 10036
212-445-0848 or 800-669-0051
www.NewYorkSightseeing.com
Open 363 days/year
Gray Line New York Sightseeing, since 1926, Truly The Local Expert!
Double-decker sightseeing buses throughout New York City!
Escorted tours in French, German, Italian, Japanese,
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Gray Line NY Sightseeing: “Dining on the Town”
(Gray Line NY Sightseeing Tours Website)
(Dining on the Town Website)
Gray Line Visitors Center
777 Eighth Avenue (btw. 47th and 48th Streets)
New York, NY
1.800.669.0051



Dr. Roberta E. Zlokower
August 19, 2008


Tonight was the inaugural VIP event of the summer, the Gray Line NY Sightseeing “Dining on the Town” tour, with hotel concierges, NYC tour dignitaries, and others, who admire the ingenuity and wide selection of Gray Line NY tours, with new adventures each season. Mike Alvich, Vice President, Sales and Marketing, invited me to join tonight’s very special event. Mike Alvich and Shaimila Ogeer-DeSarno, of Gray Line NY Sightseeing, and Janet Barbash, of City Guide Magazine, managed the organization of this VIP inaugural tour. This Gray Line NY double-decker bus (there were two) was enclosed with see-through windows and ceiling, and we began the tour with a long-stem rose and bottled water. Guests pre-ordered from entrée selections, such as Vegetable Medley, seasoned and grilled, NY Strip Steak, in a burgundy wine sauce, and Chicken Marsala, sautéed with mushrooms. Very warm and cordial wait staff served the hot dinners, with salads, chocolate truffle, and Häagen-Dazs ice cream. A Gray Line NY tour guide elaborated on NYC history and visible iconic sites, throughout the tour.

The tour lasts about two hours, and the enclosed, climate-controlled, double-decker bus leaves Times Square, traveling downtown. We toured past a new pedestrian walkway, Greenwich Village, Chinatown, down to the New York Harbor, and finally to Brooklyn. Our “Dining on the Town” bus crossed the Harbor via the Manhattan Bridge, and we saw miraculous views of the NY skyline, South Street Seaport, and passing cruise boats. Lady Liberty stood proud and gleaming, as well. I met Joseph Herrans, Concierge, Hotel W, New York, Union Square, and John Janusz, Concierge, The Waldorf Towers. You, too, can reserve a ride and dinner on Gray Line NY Sightseeing’s “Dining on the Town”. Just CLICK HERE! And, be sure to bring a camera!



Gray Line NY Sightseeing
Dining on the Town
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Mike Alvich with
Janet Barbash and Shaimila Ogeer-DeSarno
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Boarding in Times Square
Dining on the Town
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A Gray Line NY Sightseeing Bus
Passes By in Times Square
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Gray Line NY Sightseeing
Dining on the Town
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Dining on the Town
VIP Guests Board Inaugural Tour
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Janet Barbash with Her Roses
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Mike Alvich and Shaimila Ogeer-DeSarno
Watch Over the Inaugural Tour
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Dining on the Town
VIP Guests Prepare for the Tour
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Dining on the Town
VIP Guests Prepare for the Tour
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Dining on the Town
VIP Guests Prepare for the Tour
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Individual Long-Stem Rose and Menu
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Concierge Guests from

Hotel W, New York, Union Square
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Shaimila Ogeer-DeSarno
Gray Line NY Sightseeing Executive Asst.
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Dining on the Town Wait Staff
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New Manhattan Pedestrian Boulevard
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The Freedom Tower Construction and Skyline
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Passing New Skyscrapers
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Vegetable Medley Dinner
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NY Strip Steak Dinner
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Häagen-Dazs Desserts
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John Janusz, Concierge
The Waldorf Towers
At Leisure on Dining on the Town
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Whizzing by the New York Skyline
on the Manhattan Bridge
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For more information, contact Dr. Roberta E. Zlokower at zlokower@bestweb.net