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Fun Things to do on Wall Street

Fun Things to do on Wall Street

For those who don’t know, Wall St. is one of the most historical districts of NYC. The Dutch used it as a primary street and port. As time progressed, Morgan and Rockefeller adopted the area for their businesses, and, soon enough, Wall Street became a sight of not only American entrepreneurship but also global investment.

But what’s happening on Wall Street? Well, there’s a lot of investing: money, time...fun(?). It’s about time Wall St. offered a bit more fun other than taking cheesy pictures with a bull and trying to sneak into various banks and the NYSE. Here’s what you need to do instead:

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    Battery Park Sunset Photography Class
    Battery Park Sunset Photography Class

    Discover Outdoors

    As the evening approaches and the workday ends, wind down with a relaxing photography course on the waterfront. Wash away the Wall St. drama and financial paranoia. Seriously, you don’t need to worry about how much money you’re earning or losing at that very second. Here, you’ll develop an understanding of your camera’s manual controls and practice taking extraordinary photographs. From nature to water to the sweeping skyscrapers to the North, you’ll uncover the and rediscover the beauty you’re missing whilst working. Don't trade this investment.

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    Wine 101: Discovering Your Palate
    Wine 101: Discovering Your Palate

    New York Vintners

    There’s no better feeling than, after a day’s work, loosening up your tie and your spirit. New York Vintners helps you do both. You’ll taste, discover, and expand your palate for wine, learning about appearance, aroma, and taste of various sparkling, white, and red wines. Over a light antipasto, you’ll embrace the swanky atmosphere of this lounge. With a little buzz, feel free to order a bottle that fits your taste buds and take the evening home.

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    Boxing - Trial Class
    Boxing - Trial Class

    Church Street Boxing

    How much money did you lose today? Poor investment? Maybe you’re just overly stressed from the eighty hour work week. Church Street boxing offers the perfect diet. Punch it out. Punch away the anxiety. Here, you’ll challenge your physicality and mentality through boxer training, learning punches, self-defense techniques, and discipline. Seriously, there’s no better recovery than a fight.

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    Wine Tasting Sail
    Wine Tasting Sail

    Manhattan By Sail

    Wine, water, and wind. How can life get any more relaxing?

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