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Holidays to New York
Ask any New Yorker, and they will tell you that New York City is the best city in the world. While matters of opinion may be debatable, it certainly is true that New York offers travellers an endless supply of things to see and do. From iconic American landmarks to incredible arts and culture, cutting edge fashion and diverse dining opportunities, it is safe to say that New York City ranks right up there as one of the world’s most captivating metropolises.
What to see and do on a Holiday to New York
The Statue of Liberty is one of the most popular attractions in New York, as the massive copper figure stands as a beacon over the harbour and represents freedom for all. Depending on the current situation, visitors can take a boat to the small island where Lady Liberty stands, and take a lift all the way up to the crown. The Empire State Building is another beloved New York City icon, and a masterpiece of Art Deco architecture. Visitors can head to the observation deck on the 86th floor to see the city from a bird’s eye view.
Once you have seen the major landmarks on your holiday to New York City, it is time to hit the streets for some of the best shopping, arts, and culture anywhere in the world. New York is a centre for fashion, so it is easy to find everything from small independent boutiques to well known designer shops. You can also spend your days touring the celebrated museums and art galleries here, including the Metropolitan Museum of Art, the American Museum of Natural History, and the Guggenheim Museum.
The incredibly mixed population in New York means that you can find cuisine from every corner of the globe here. The city is awash in street food vendors who sell hot dogs, pretzels and halal chicken. Then there are the ethnic eateries, cafes, and fine dining restaurants where you can sample dishes made by world-famous chefs. When the sun sets, the theatres and concert halls fill up, the lights on Broadway shine, and trendy nightclubs lure people in by the thousands.
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