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FeelNYC solves all your complaints with the best ice-skating rinks in New York

As the holiday season creeps around the corner many of you have been asking about where you can find a nice ice skating rink in New York. Well thanks to FeelNYC no more problems, no more complaints, thanks to our guide to the best ice-skating rinks in the Big Apple.

Rockefeller Center Ice Rink: The Rockefeller Center Ice Rink is one of the most well-known rinks in the city and it draws in tourists and locals alike. One of the best aspects of this rink is that it is right in the center of New York but they never allow more than 150 skaters on the ice at a time. This allows for a nice intimate feeling and avoids overcrowding the lanes.

Citi Pond at Bryant Park: The biggest advantage is that at the citi Pond Rink in Bryant Park its free to enter. They also offer to rent out any equipment you might need for the modest price of $14. You can even get some skating lessons if you like.

Sky Rink at Chelsea Piers: The major advantage of using this particular facility is that it is open to skaters year round. The Sky Rink at Chelsea Piers also welcomes any and all level skaters whether they be novice, hockey players, or figure skaters. For more information about seasonal hours of operations check out the Chelsea Piers Rink official website. Also worth noting: admission generally costs $13.50 for adults and $11 for youths and elderly.

So now no more problems or complaints about finding a cool ice skating rink to practice your moves or just skate with that special someone, all this thanks to the advice from FeelNYC.


FeelNYC presents a review of the best swimming pools in New York

Feel like taking a swim while you´re in New York? Unfortunately it´s a little too cool to hit the beach but fear not, thanks to FeelNYC´s review of the best pools in the Big Apple you won´t have any more problems.

River Bank State Park: Located in the upper part of Manhattan this little known location is home to an Olympic sized swimming pool.  There is a very reasonable entry fee of 2$ for adults and 1$ for kids over 5 years old. 4 and under get in free. Monthly passes are also available for those who want to get their breaststroke on regularly. ADDRESS: 679 Riverside Drive

Manhattan Plaza Health Club: Next up for review is the Manhattan Plaza Health Club.Located near upper West side this uber gym has a 75 foot rooftop pool. They also offer swim classes for those who might be interested. The price is considerably more here and you can expect pay 35$ for a day pass and 10$ for children. ADDRESS: 482 West 43rd Street

Waterside Plaza Swim and Health Club: This is actually a health club with a 45 foot fully heated pool which is open to families and visitors whenever classes are not in session. Prices for a day pass are quite reasonable and range from 20$ for adults and 10$ for kids. Check their online schedule to know when the pool is available. ADDRESS: 25 Waterside Plaza

So now no more problems thanks to FeelNYC´s review of the best indoor swimming pools in New York.