New York has long been the site of experimentation for urban living, and today it continues to shape perceptions of how people experience city life. City Walk examines New York's past and present -- from the Jane Jacobs architectural walking tour to the Highline, a linear park in Chelsea, to the Great Saunter, a walk circumambulating Manhattan, New Yorkers continue to define and re-define what it means to be an urban dweller.
This episode features Ocean View Gardens in West L.A.; city hill walks in San Francisco; Walk & Talk Therapy in Central Park; transportation and urban development in Las Vegas; a visit with animator Bill Plympton; and the MoonWalk in New York City.
Episode 5 of City Walk explores the hidden shorelines of Manhattan and travels high into the Rocky Mountains with stops in Denver, Portland and Washington DC as communities across America rediscover their sidewalks and trails.
Most people think of New York as a city filled with taxis and skyscrapers, but not the Shorewalkers. They celebrate the parks, promenades and trails along the water
"Walk and Talk Therapy" founder Clay Cockrell uses New York's Central Park as his office and holds patient sessions outdoors in the park all year round.
Manhattan Parks Quintet, a walking tour of Manhattan's favorite neighborhood parks, organized by Urban Parks Conference.
New York City is the poster child for cities looking to expand green space and transform former abandoned space into recreational areas.
Episode 3 of City Walk ventures back in time and across the continent as the walking revolution spreads from New York City parks to Portland's walkability to the rugged canyons and trails of Orange County. Featuring Maryland's Iverson Mall Walkers, an uncommon group of people who will line dance their way into your heart.
The premiere episode of City Walk shines a spotlight on the most exotic and exciting walks in America, and travels to cities across the country that are currently transforming themselves into more walkable communities. With stops in Pasadena, Washington D.C.,...
Join City Walk as they explore a historical architecture tour tracing the contributions of iconic journalist and urban activist Jane Jacobs.