New York is one of the most visited cities all over the world and one of the most multicultural places . Also known as ''Τhe city that never sleeps '', because there’s always something to do or going on 24/7:Many answers, from restaurants that do not close, to lots of nightlife at all hours, New York City is the only city in the world with a subway system that runs exactly 24 hours per day for 365 calendar days.
In this article we will present you 9 things to do when traveling to New York.
9. Metropolitan Museum of Art
The Metropolitan Museum of Art (MET) is one of the world's most visited museums and the largest art museum in the United States. The Met presents over 5,000 years of art from around the world for everyone to experience , this means about 2 millions pieces of art to admire.
8. Times Square
Times Square, square in Midtown Manhattan, New York City, formed by the intersection of Seventh Avenue, 42nd Street, and Broadway. It's among the most lively and busy areas in the whole world, considered to have 50 millions visitors annually.
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7. The Empire State Building
The Empire State Building is one of the most spectacular and impressive buildings in the world , as it has a roof height of 1,250 feet (381 m).It is located on Fifth Avenue between West 33rd and 34th Streets in Midtown, Manhattan, New York City.
6. Brooklyn Bridge
Among the most beautiful points of interest is Brooklyn Bridge. The Brooklyn Bridge is one of the oldest cable-stayed bridges in the United States. Going for a walk to this popular bridge is a very unique experience , of course, it's for free.
5. Statue of Liberty
The impressive Statue of Liberty is something you should visit when traveling to New York .It has total overall height from the base of the pedestal foundation to the tip of the torch is 305 feet, 6 inches. The statue was a gift from the people of France commemorating the alliance of France and the United States during the American Revolution.
4. Central Park
Central Park is an urban park in Manhattan, New York City , the most visited urban park in the United States, with 25 million visitors annually ,and one of the most filmed locations in the world. You can rent a bike to go for a walk in this leafy park, located in the heart of New York.
3. 9/11 Memorial & Museum
The National 9/11 Memorial & Museum is dedicated to the 2.983 victims of September 11th attacks .The memorial is located at the World Trade Center site, the former location of the Twin Towers, which were destroyed .When visiting the museum ,you can see more than 10.000 exhibits , 23.000 pictures , 1.900 hours or oral history and 500 hours of films and videos.
2. Grand Central Terminal
Grand Central Terminal is among the biggest railroad stations in New York. It has 44 platforms, more than any other railroad station in the world. Grand Central Terminal has remained the busiest train station in the country. People from all over come to visit, shop and take a public tour.
1. The High Line
The High Line is an impressive public park that firstly was built on a railway line that was down to the 10th Avenue.