New York Destinations

New York Destinations

New York Destinations - a Land of Great Diversity

New York General Introduction

New York is a beautiful place which has great diversity and culture. When visiting this place, same can be felt on the streets of New York. One can always get mesmerized by the fact while walking through the streets of New York that they are in US and a part of it. The city offers variation of foods from the Italian Pizza to French Wine and also the great taste of Chinese food in the china town of the city. For shopping the city can provide you with anything, the fake Gucci Jeans on one hand and on the other the real Louis Vitton Bags. New York visitors can also check out the great museums and the musical centres that catch almost all the variation of the respective field and is worth seeing it.

The natural beauty of the state lies in diversity and is incomparable to any other state. The Niagara Falls, the Grand Canyon of the East, Letchworth Park and last but not the least the mountainous terrain of the Catskills and the Adirondacks. Above all no one can surpass the Statue of Liberty one of the eight wonders of the world. Then in the line is the Empire State Building, Central Park, Wall Street, Times Square and naturally the World Trade Center Site. For relaxation one can visit the different parks of the city and can have fun there.

Popular Tourist Destination of New York

The Manhattan Island is said to be the epicentre of the New York life and it is basically surrounded by the four distinct city boroughs- the Bronx, Brooklyn, Queens and the Staten Island. Staten Island is very much famous for being the home of the Statue of Liberty and once was considered the first arrival point for each and every visitor of New York.

Around the Manhattan Island some art galleries and museums are lined up, among them we also find some market designers couture and Greenwich Village which is fully packed with coffee shops, shopping malls and bars. They all are grouped around the Washington Square Park and it is also the home city of New York University.  You will also find the greatest hub of the cultural centres which is also known as the Museum Mile and beside it is the famous Metropolitan Museum of Art is located.

The New York is densely populated in US and also one of the famous cities of the earth, thus it automatically becomes one of the major and important tourist destination. When visiting New York, you will surely consume its maximum days of vacation there as the city brings much excitement than one expects.

The administration of New York has offered some schemed which helps the tourist to plan their vacation easily and it also helps them to visit some of the hot spots of New York; leaving behind the not so famous ones.

New York

New York has turned itself into one of the most respectable city for tourists. It offers so many places to hangout and other entertainment spots. New York divides itself into five major boroughs; they are Bronx, Brooklyn, Manhattan, Queens and Staten Island and all of them have a wide variety of nightclubs, pubs, lounges, restaurants, hotels, theatres, comedy clubs, music clubs and sports complexes.
There are so many wonderful spots in New York and the attraction they create makes the tourist to come again and again to this city. No matter what is your life style you will find great fun in the neighbourhood watering holes, free public concerts, live musical shows, high octane dance, broadways and off broadways shows, bars, comedy clubs, casinos and lot of dining options.

New York has always had something or the other to offer that not only attracts but also makes the trip enjoyable, it gives variety of entertainment from night clubs to theatres, live musical performance to art performance, and comedy clubs to sports activities. It has all to make it suit to your taste and affluent style. Some big events like Christmas and New Year is celebrated in a very high galore.

There is so much to explore in New York that spending one vacation is not considered to be enough, huge variety of music venues and theme bars, zoos, grilling sports etc. One can find the best entertainment spot according to the choice and wish, style and budget that suits the best to your nature and personality.

New York has always been a great time to visit; each and every season has its own unique attractive feature that the tourist can enjoy. It has never been considered that when do you visit the city, what do you do there and where do you go. The city gives such an exhilarating experience and it always has something special stored for each and every person visiting New York.

New York Famous Destinations

Letchworth State Park

Letchworth State Park Location: Livingston / Wyomingcounties, New York,USA
Letchworth State Park Coordinates: 42°38′5″N77°59′0″W
Letchworth State Park Built: 1776
Letchworth State Park Architect: Letchworth, William P.;; Bryant Fleming
Letchworth State Park Architectural Style(s): Greek Revival, Italianate
Letchworth State Park Governing Body: Federal
Letchworth State Park Added to NRHP: November 4, 2005
Letchworth State Park NRHP Reference#: 03000718


Brooklyn Coordinates: 40°37′29″N 73°57′8″W
Brooklyn Country United States
Brooklyn State New York
Brooklyn County Kings
Brooklyn City New York City
Brooklyn Settled 1634
Brooklyn Named for Breukelen, Netherlands
Brooklyn Government
 - Type Borough (New York City)
 - Borough President Marty Markowitz (D)
 - District Attorney Charles Hynes
Brooklyn Area
 - Total 96.90 sq mi (251 km2)
 - Land 70.61 sq mi (182.9 km2)
 - Water 26.29 sq mi (68.1 km2)
Brooklyn Population
 - Total 2,567,098
 - Density 36,356/sq mi (14,037.1/km2)
Brooklyn Postal Code 112 + two digits
Brooklyn Website Official

The Bronx

The Bronx Coordinates: 40°50′14″N 73°53′10″W
The Bronx Country United States
The Bronx State New York
The Bronx County Bronx
The Bronx City New York City
The Bronx Borough Created 1898  (County in 1914)
The Bronx Government
 - Type Borough (New York City)
 - Borough President Ruben Diaz, Jr.
— (Borough of the Bronx)
 - District Attorney Robert T. Johnson
— (Bronx County)
The Bronx Area
 - Total 57 sq mi (147.6 km2)
 - Land 42 sq mi (108.8 km2)
 - Water 15 sq mi (38.8 km2)
The Bronx Highest Elevation 280 ft (85 m)
The Bronx Population (July 1, 2009 (Bureau of the Census))
 - Total 1,397,287
 - Density 33,269/sq mi (12,845.2/km2)
The Bronx Time Zone Eastern Standard Time (North America) (UTC-5)
 - Summer (DST) Eastern Daylight Time (UTC-4)
The Bronx ZIP Code 104 + two digits
The Bronx Area Code(s) 718, 347


Manhattan Coordinates: 40°43′42″N 73°59′39″W
Manhattan Country United States
Manhattan State New York
Manhattan County New York County
Manhattan City New York City
Manhattan Settled 1624
Manhattan Government
 - Borough President Scott Stringer (D)
 - District Attorney (New York County) Cyrus Vance, Jr.
Manhattan Area
 - Total 33.77 sq mi (87.5 km2)
 - Land 22.96 sq mi (59.5 km2)
 - Water 10.81 sq mi (28 km2)
Manhattan Population
 - Total 1,629,054
 - Density 70,951/sq mi (27,394.3/km2)
 - Demonym Manhattanite