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Nice place to ride a bike or go for a stroll

The Riverside Drive was nice since the architecture around here is old world (walk ups). You will... read more

Reviewed 7 June 2018
PushExplore
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Guangzhou, China
Scenic

This is different from the city sites.The buildings are old around here. The view is very... read more

Reviewed 5 June 2018
SE s
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7 Jun 2018
“Nice place to ride a bike or go for a stroll”
4 Jun 2018
“Scenic ”
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Reviewed 7 June 2018

The Riverside Drive was nice since the architecture around here is old world (walk ups). You will find people hanging around and so seems quite popular with kids and families per se. Not an ideal or a usual place to go if you are in...More

1  Thank PushExplore
Reviewed 5 June 2018 via mobile

This is different from the city sites.The buildings are old around here. The view is very different but beautiful.

Thank SE s
Reviewed 26 April 2018 via mobile

Not heard from Regular your schedules. Very quiet with East River on one side.. Riverside Church, a college for women.. a quiet park and metro station..the quiet side of New York

Thank DrValliappan
Reviewed 8 June 2017 via mobile

Love riding on this street and looking at the town houses, beautiful old apartment houses, the wonderful statues. And the parks that abut. It. The city has evolved around this drive and a slow walk or bike ride here is amazing. Be sure to stop...More

Thank Allan S
Reviewed 20 February 2017 via mobile

This is a pretty drive with very scenic views. I particularly enjoyed the views of the bridges and the east river.

Thank Rehsinup19
Reviewed 25 January 2017

We used to live in the first building on the south side of West 72nd Street and Riverside Drive and often walked up and down Riverside Drive (or Avenue). On a good day we could get all the way to the George Washington Bridge at...More

Thank robcurtross
Reviewed 24 August 2016

Riverside Drive is one of my favorite streets in New York City. It basically parallels the West Side Highway. You can looking at the Hudson River, a park that runs along side for a large part of the drive and beautiful old buildings. You also...More

Thank Chipperhigh2
Reviewed 14 August 2015

LOve this street as it winds over bridges from the northern most edge of manhattan to 72 street on Manhattans west side. It crosses several bridge spans and covers some historically important areas of the city. Some very important building border this road including Grants...More

1  Thank Allan S
Reviewed 21 June 2015

Visited Riverside Drive during my recent NYC trip. A lovely green & pleasant drive, it offers beautiful waterfront vistas and is close to the Riverside Church built by Rockefeller as well as General Grant's tomb.

Thank Ibadanboy
Reviewed 19 November 2014

We often use Riverside Drive as an alternate to the West Side Highway when returning to New Jersey from lower Manhattan. The old buildings are rather stately and speak of another era. I picture all the residents as someones' grandparents.

1  Thank LWL3333
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