“Friday Finds” is a weekly round-up of useful and interesting things found online.


Top 25 Ways to Save on New York City Travel – Good information from Independent Traveler.

Everything You Didn’t Know About the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade – Interesting article and great photos from back in the early days.

New York City Transit Trip Planner– Neat tool. Enter where you’re traveling to and from and when you want to get there, and the trip planner maps out your mass transit options for you.

New York Public Library Labs Building Inspector – Here’s a way to kill a little time at the computer and do something useful at the same time.  Help the NYPL clean up digitized versions of old city maps.