all about.. the city that never sleeps

New York City.

New York is the most populous city in the United States.

Boroughs:

*Manhattan – is the most densely populated borough and is home to Central Park and most of the city’s skyscrapers. Manhattan is loosely divided into : Lower, Midtown, Uptown. Uptown Manhattan is divided by Central Park into the Upper East Side and the Upper West Side, above the park is Harlem.

*The Bronx – the location of Yankee Stadium. It is home to Bronx Zoo, the largest metropolitan zoo in the United States. The Bronx is the birthplace of rap and hip-hop culture.

*Brooklyn – on the western tip of Long Island ; Coney Island

*Queens – major airport – John F. Kennedy International Airport

*Staten Island – the most suburban in character of the five boroughs. Staten Island is connected to Brooklyn by the Verrazano-Narrows Bridge

and to Manhattan by way of the free Staten Island Ferry

Ellis Island; Statue of Liberty (Liberty enlightening the world)

National Park Service; Liberty Island

Wall Street – financial district of New York City; centred on the eight- block long street running from Broadway to South Street in Lower Manhattan.

Rockefeller Center is a complex of 19 commercial buildings between 48th and 51st streets in New York City. Built by Rockefeller family and it is located in the center of Midtown Manhattan(National Historic Landmark).

The Cathedral of St. Patrick(St. Patrick’s Cathedral) – is a decorated Ne0-Gothic-style Roman Catholic cathedral church in the US. It is the seat of the archbishop ; directly across the street from Rockefeller Center.

 

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