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Skipping Central Park's carriage rides? Try these 5 NYC rent-a-steed spots instead

Skipping Central Park's carriage rides? Try these 5 NYC rent-a-steed spots instead

New York City's famed horse carriages in Central Park have been kicking up more than a little dirt in the past few years. Some want them banned over concerns for the horses' welfare; others want to preserve what has been a romantic tradition for decades.

Mayor Bill de Blasio promised to end the carriages, which are popular with tourists, but he doesn't have support from the City Council, the New York Times reports.

Regardless, Central Park rides will set you back around $50 for a 20-minute...

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