Big Apple , is the most populous city in the United States with an estimated population of 8,55 million people. This city has been described uniquely as the cultural, financial, and media capital of the world, and exerts a significant impact upon commerce, entertainment, research, technology, education, politics, tourism, art, fashion, and sports.
New York City consists of five boroughs: Brooklyn, Queens, Manhattan, The Bronx, and Staten Island.
Places to visit
1. Central Park
Central Park is an urban park in Manhattan, New York City. Iis the most visited urban park in the United States, with 40 million visitors.
The park was established in 1857 on 778 acres (315 ha), now have 843 acres (341 ha).
This Park was designated a National Historic Landmark by the U.S. Department of the Interior in 1963.
2. Times Square
Times Square is sometimes referred to as “The Crossroads of the World”, “The Center of the Universe”, “the heart of The Great White Way”, and the “heart of the world”.
Here is one of the world’s most visited tourist attractions, drawing an estimated 50 million visitors annually.
3. Statue of Liberty
The Statue of Liberty is a colossal neoclassical sculpture on Liberty Island in New York Harbor. The copper statue, a gift from the people of France to the people of the United States, was designed by French sculptor Frederic Auguste Bartholdi and built by Gustave Eiffel.
The statue was dedicated on October 28, 1886.
The Statue of Liberty is a figure of a robed woman representing Libertas, a Roman liberty goddess.
4. Empire State Building
The Empire State Building is skyscraper in Midtown Manhattan, have roof height of 1,250 feet (380 m) and stands a total of 1,454 feet (443.2 m) tall, including its antenna.
Empire State building is the 5th-tallest skyscraper in the United States and the 28th-tallest in the world.
There have over 4 million visitors yearly.
5. Metropolitan Museum of Art
The Metropolitan Museum of Art of New York City, is the largest art museum in the United States.
Third most visited art museum in the world, and the fifth most visited museum of any kind.
Its permanent collection contains over two million works, divided among 17 departments.