New York City
New York City (NYC), with population of more than 8.6 million people is the most densely populated city in the United States. City, as well as state, both were named in honor of the Duke of York in 17th century. Located on one of the world's largest natural harbors, New York City consists of five boroughs: The Bronx, Brooklyn, Manhattan, Queens and Staten Island. The five boroughs were consolidated into a single city in 1898.
New York City is the most popular tourist destination in the world at any time of the year. Try to have more vacation time to enjoy your New York tour. But, in any case, it won’t be enough. There are a lot of places of interest which are worth seeing and exploring without mentioning the ethnic parts of the city which attract tourists as well. We recommend you to start your search here: "What to see", "How to get", "Excursions" and "The CityPass" (special admission ticket to all museums and leisure-time entertainments which helps you save your time and money).
Links: Broadway and Times Square, The Statue of Liberty, Ellis Island,..., Empire State Building and Rockefeller Center, Brooklyn Bridge, Central Park, Bronx Zoo, National September 11 Memorial & Museum, Broadway theaters, Flushing Meadows - Corona Park, Excursions.