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DeWitt Clinton Park is one of many green (Credit: Anthony Lanzilote)

DeWitt Clinton Park is one of many green spaces in the Hell's Kitchen neighborhood of Manhattan. (Oct. 4, 2013)

Hell's Kitchen in Manhattan

Once a nefarious playground for street thugs, Hell's Kitchen is now a hot spot for foodies, theater aficionados and tourists and has its share of green spaces.

The Hudson River Greenway runs through Hell's Kitchen
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The Hudson River Greenway runs through Hell's Kitchen in Manhattan, offering opportunities for biking and strolling. (Oct. 4, 2013)

DeWitt Clinton Park is one of many green
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DeWitt Clinton Park is one of many green spaces in the Hell's Kitchen neighborhood of Manhattan. (Oct. 4, 2013)

DeWitt Clinton Park in Hell's Kitchen features a
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DeWitt Clinton Park in Hell's Kitchen features a dog park. (Oct. 4, 2013)

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Homes on West 44th Street in Hell's Kitchen
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Homes on West 44th Street in Hell's Kitchen in Manhattan. The neighborhood, once a playground for gangs, is now a hot spot for foodies and for tourists. (Oct. 4, 2013)

The Intrepid Sea, Air and Space Museum in
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The Intrepid Sea, Air and Space Museum in Hell's Kitchen offers an up-close view of the space shuttle Enterprise, a Concorde jet or a Cold War-era submarine aboard a decommissioned aircraft carrier. (Oct. 4, 2013)

A view of midtown Manhattan from West 40th
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A view of midtown Manhattan from West 40th Street in Hell's Kitchen in Manhattan. (Oct. 4, 2013)

The Pony Bar in Hell's Kitchen is known
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The Pony Bar in Hell's Kitchen is known for its assortment of craft beers and cask ales, all brewed domestically. (Oct. 4, 2013)

The Pony Bar in Hell's Kitchen. (Oct. 4,
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The Pony Bar in Hell's Kitchen. (Oct. 4, 2013)

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Restaurant Row, along West 46th Street in Hell's
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Restaurant Row, along West 46th Street in Hell's Kitchen, is popular for pre- and post-theater dinners. (Oct. 4, 2013)

A hansom cab travels down Restaurant Row in
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A hansom cab travels down Restaurant Row in Hell's Kitchen. (Oct. 4, 2013)

Matthews-Palmer Playground on West 45th Street in Hell's
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Matthews-Palmer Playground on West 45th Street in Hell's Kitchen in Manhattan. (Oct. 4, 2013)

A mural graces the side of Stile's Farmers
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A mural graces the side of Stile's Farmers Market in Hell's Kitchen. (Oct. 4, 2013)

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