The iconic global centre of New York has inspired the world with its brilliant architecture, jaw dropping art and beautiful movies. Also known as ‘the city that never sleeps’ and well known for its magnificent skyscrapers, Broadway shows, New York is a favourite destination for most of the travellers from all over the world. A city full of fashion, music and life, New York is also famous for its extravagant nightlife. Words cannot do enough justice to the aura and charm of this beautiful city. It has a simply captivating vibe and energy.
Statue Of Liberty, The Most Popular New York City Attraction
One of the most popular attraction of the New York city and the world in general, the Statue Of Liberty is located in the Upper New York Bay in the Liberty Island. It is considered as a revolutionary structure and a symbol of lasting freedom and democracy. This iconic symbol stands like a welcoming beacon to the travellers coming to America seeking opportunities. The statue also signifies the bond and relations between America and France under whose joint management the statue was built. It is designated as a UNESCO World Heritage Site and has a spiral staircase joining lady’s feet to the crown.
Times Square, New York
Popularly known as ‘The Crossroads of the World’, Times Square is located in the Central Manhattan at the intersection of Broadway and the Seventh Avenue. This place is a popular tourist attraction and has been like this for over a century. Neon lights keep on blazing, music from vogue bars and bistros fill the air. It is one of the most loved destinations of voyagers to New York. When at the Times Square make sure you visit the Disney Store and the was replicas of the Madame Tussauds Wax Works. NBC studios is another major attraction here. There are numerous stores to shop from, and the shops are wide open till 2am in the night. The Times, Square looks magical on the 31st December and 1st January nights.
The Metropolitan Museum Of Art
The Metropolitan Museum of Art or Met was established in 1870 and is paradise of world’s finest art collections. It is the largest museum of United States of America and one of the most popular museums in the world. The museum is a home to exotic art pieces spanning over a period of more than five thousand years of history and culture. The exhibition has works of from prehistoric times to recent times from all over the globe. Tickets to the museum are available online from the official website.
Connecting Manhattan and Brooklyn stands the magnificent Brooklyn bridge. The bridge has marvellous landscape to behold on both the sides. It stands as the most ancient and longest suspension bridges of United States. The pillars of the bridge are made up of limestone, granite and cement. The bridge has been featured in numerous films and looks even more gorgeous when lit up at night. The bridge spans the East River and is a sight to behold.