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NY Subway Tour
iOS iPhone Travel
The Sploro app is your gateway to a worldwide array of self-guided tours. Get behind the scenes details that only the locals who are "in-the-know" can tell you. Learn about the history of places, find out what happened in these places. From the most popular tourist sites to your own neighborhood, Sploro helps you explore new places and learn new things.
It is almost impossible to imagine New York without its subway. The subway is now more than 100 years old– but to tell the story of how the city developed a mighty transit system, you need to begin a few decades earlier. We start our tour in 1864 during the Civil War. At each stop along the way we move forward in time, visiting some long-forgotten places that shaped this city. This is a tour of imagination that will take you back to the 1800s. This Sploro audio walking tour will be your time machine, helping you to imagine a world beneath our feet.
Download the tour straight to your iPhone or iPod Touch.
Start up the tour and your audio host will take you to each fun and interesting stop along the way. You'll hear about history, facts and background that most tourists don't know. And if you're a local, your almost guaranteed to learn something new about your own backyard.
Go to www.sploro.com for information on other tours.