New York

Brooklyn Bridge
Glass Buildings near UN
New York City is o­ne of the most popular tourist destinations in the United States. Millions of visitors from all over the world flock to New York for a number of good reasons. Rich in culture, entertainment, shopping, dining and much more, NYC offers something for people of all ages and lifestyles. New York's skyline is a testament to the city's rich history and modern atmosphere.

The Statue of Liberty is not o­nly a symbol of New York but of the entire United States of America. Located o­n Liberty Island o­n the waters of New York Bay, the symbolic statue is easily accessible from a ferry that departs from lower Manhattan's Battery Park. Visitors can also choose to explore the historic Ellis Island along the way to the Statue of Liberty.

A trip to Manhattan's financial district offers a taste of history and modern finances. Check out Wall Street's New York Stock Exchange, which has shaped the American and global economy. Absorb the history of The Federal Hall, where George Washington was inaugurated as the first president of the United States.

New York's world famous skyline is a sight that every visitor must see. The observation decks in the Empire State Building and the GE Building at the Rockefeller Center offer breathtaking views of the entire city. Both skyscrapers are located in midtown Manhattan and allow visitors to enjoy day time and night time views of NYC.

Fifth Avenue
Manhattan's Fifth Avenue is o­ne of the premier shopping districts in the world. A walk starting at 34th street up to Central Park will reveal an array of shops featuring products from world famous fashion designers. Located o­nly o­ne block away, Madison Avenue offers plenty of more shopping opportunities in fashionable boutiques. With over 2,600 shops, New York's Diamond District is a paradise for anyone looking to buy Jewelry. Some other popular shopping areas in New York include the Flagship Macy's store and Times Square.

This is just a glimpse into the many exciting activities and sightseeing opportunities available in New York. Hopefully you will absorb the best of what NYC has to offer!


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