New York

The state of New York, nicknamed the Empire State, was one of the original thirteen colonies that formed the United States. It has, since the beginning, been among the most populous and influential states.

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One of the world's greatest cities, New York is a global center for media, entertainment, art, fashion, research, finance, and trade. Photo: Marco Cortese, CC BY-SA 2.0.

The largest city in New York State's , is a city full of surprises. Photo: AndreCarrotflower, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is the massive metropolitan area around in New York state, , and . Photo: S23678, CC BY-SA 3.0.

If you're a visitor in and you ask a local for advice, one of the things you'll almost certainly be told is to stay away from the . Photo: Andre Carrotflower, CC BY-SA 4.0.


The region of New York State consists of 5 counties near the Great Lakes of Erie… Photo: Taxiarchos228, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Between New York City's suburbs and the larger Upstate region is a transitional area, a place where many New Yorkers get away from it all to relax. Photo: Ahodges7, Public domain.

Wine and water define the , a region of New York state south of . Photo: NASA, Public domain.

The of New York State is the geographical region that includes the counties of New York State west of the and along the northern border of . Photo: Kp1111, CC BY-SA 3.0.

The Central region of New York is a crossroads, dominated by the state's fifth-largest city, , and the Mohawk River that flows eastward through this region. Photo: Wikimedia, CC0.

The , also known as the Capital Region, is the metropolitan area surrounding , the capital of the U.S. state of New York. Photo: UpstateNYer, CC BY-SA 3.0.

The Adirondack Park is both the largest and the first government-protected park in the . Photo: LtPowers, CC BY-SA 3.0.

North of the lies the , the northern border of New York. Photo: Wikimedia, CC0.

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