What to expect in New York
The “Big Apple” as New York is also known is a deluge of attractions. Filled with hot tourist spots such as Central Park, MoMA, Statue of Liberty, Broadway and many more. It’s a city with history and world class museums, music festivals and a long list of bars and restaurants. Getting to New York is a major travel milestone.
You may be familiar with this particular spot from countless movies. Rockefeller Center is more than just this space. There’s the view from Top of the Rock, Radio City Music Hall, and the iconic rink. Christmas season in Rockefeller Center is a spectacular sight and shouldn’t be missed.
See the best shows, the most dazzling theatrical plays on Broadway. There’s no place like it. There are some notable ones throughout the world but New York Broadway is a feat all on its own. Some of the best performing arts schools are located here and it’s no wonder it’s the entry to the performing arts scene.
This island gave a new start to millions arriving from many different countries. Arrivals from Europe, Russians, Poles, Hungarians, Czechs, Serbs, Slovaks, Greeks, Syria, Turkey and Armenians were escaping poverty, war and seeking asylum. This is a frequented place for the hope and history it brings.
They say this park is so big you can get lost in it. At least, first time visitors and those new to the area can. A haven of greenery and beautiful scenery in a hustle and bustle city is a comforting thought.
Metropolitan Museum of Art
Known simply as The Met this museum is on the eastern side of Central Park and has a vast collection of art, paintings and sculptures. The collections feature Greek, Roman, African, Egyptian, and modern American art galleries. There’s also a roof garden, a stunning view of Central Park and city skyline.
Empire State Building
Seems New York is a popular destination for lovers as so evident in the movies displaying various New York attractions. One of the more popular ones is the Empire State Building. Located Midtown Manhattan the uppermost top floors give incredible 360° views of New York City.