SusanSez Astoria Walkabout: A Tasting Tour of Queens
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The last date listed for SusanSez Astoria Walkabout was Sunday August 10, 2014 / 11:00am.
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Relax and soak up the sights of the gorgeous fall foliage along the Hudson River on this day-long cruise adventure to Bear Mountain and back, where you'll experience the famed Oktoberfest celebration. Seastreak's double-hulled catamarans provide the ultimate in sailing comfort, with indoor and outdoor seating, plus a cash bar. Then once you get to Bear Mountain, enjoy a one-mile nature walk that ends at the world-famous festival, known for its authentic German food, beer, music, entertainment, craft shopping and more. You can catch the boat in Highlands, New Jersey or at Pier 11 in New York, before heading to the mountain. And after a full day of fun, you may just catch a beautiful sunset over the water as you cruise back to the city. Learn More
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Featured review from Irina
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I really liked the tour. Even though I live in the area, Susan showed us a lot of new great places that I have never been to. The food was delicious! Highly recommended!
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Although there were a lot of very good food tastings from diverse ethnic cuisines, it would've been nice to have been able to hear from some of the shopkeepers as to how they started in their businesses. I have been on other walkabouts in other...continued
As you explore the restaurants, cafes and food shops of Queens, this tour is a real international feast of 4 continents- a tribute to Astoria’s diversity. Tastings will include Middle Eastern Pastry, Gelato (in season), Spanakopita (spinach pie), Colombian sweet bread, olives, feta (at least 2 varieties) and award-winning pizza, along with Brazilian, Chilean and Asian specialties.
In addtion to the food you will:
•Learn the history of this neighborhood that has been home to Italians, Greeks, Germans, Czechs, Southeast Asians, Middle Easterners, South Americans, Asians among others
•Stand on a Revolutiionary War site
•Learn about the Steinway piano factory and “Company Town”
•Hear about Astoria’s role in the film industry-past and present
•Walk through NYC’s “largest department store”
•Visit a Hookah Cafe
•Learn fun facts about the residents, the neighborhood and more
The tour ends at the entrance of Bohemian Hall- where you may choose to raise a glass in N.Y.’s surviving beer garden.
This is an outdoor walking tour. Please dress for the weather and wear comfortable walking shoes.