New York is an expansive metropolis with virtually endless things to see and do. Many of the city’s famous landmarks are in the Midtown area, where you can take in the view from the top of the Empire State Building or catch a Broadway show in the Theater District. You can spend a whole day navigating the winding paths that course through Central Park. If you’re into art, head over to the Museum Mile to peruse masterpieces of Picasso and Van Gogh at world-class galleries.

In trendy Lower Manhattan, New York’s most fashionable can be found in the high-end boutiques and chain stores of Greenwich Village and SoHo. Underneath a skyline of skyscrapers lies a jumble of cutting-edge restaurants, after-dark entertainment, exciting shopping opportunities, world-famous attractions, and quiet brownstone townhouses. Discover the best of New York with our guides and soak up this exhilarating city in style.

What to see & do in New York

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There are endless things to do in New York at any time of day or night. The city has 5 main boroughs – Manhattan, The Bronx, Brooklyn, Queens, and Staten Island – all of which have unique sights, family-friendly activities, and after-dinner fun. Some of New York’s most world-renowned landmarks include the Statue of Liberty, Central Park, the Empire State Building, and Times Square. The American Museum of Natural History, Metropolitan...

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Where & what to eat in New York

Food and dining in New York consist of some of the world’s best restaurants, simple food stands, and hole-in-wall eateries. You can find fast food and coffee chains all over New York, especially in touristy areas like Times Square. However, the city's many neighborhoods boast eclectic dining outlets you won’t find elsewhere. For instance, Sunset Park is a South Brooklyn community with a high concentration of Asian (east side) and Latin...

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Where to shop & what to buy in New York

Shopping in New York is an exhilarating experience thanks to its diverse range of retail options. Each neighborhood offers something different, but all will satisfy your shopping desires. Markets host local farmers from across the state, selling fresh produce and homemade food items. Shopping malls house world-renowned brands, both high street and haute couture. For instance, Madison Avenue on the Upper East Side attracts the rich and famous with its couture...

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Where to go & what to do at night in New York

Nightlife in New York is an entirely different experience – it’s a city that never sleeps after all. There are so many excellent places, some great for families and couples, while others offer a fun evening with friends. Award-winning musicals, dramas, and comedies take place at Broadway’s theatres. Some of the city’s most popular theatres include Broadway Theatre, New Amsterdam Theatre, and Shubert Theatre. Meanwhile, the Lincoln Center regularly hosts...

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This section has all the information you need to know about New York. The city has 5 boroughs – Manhattan, The Bronx, Brooklyn, Queens, and Staten Island – that offer a virtual smorgasbord of international culture. It’s called the city that never sleeps, and for good reason, because you can find something to do at any time of day or night. LaGuardia (LGA), John F. Kennedy International (JFK), and Newark Liberty...

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