New York City

One of the world's greatest cities, New York is a global center for media, entertainment, art, fashion, research, finance, and trade. The bustling, cosmopolitan heart of the 4th largest metropolis in the world and by far the most populous city in the United States, New York has long been a key entry point and a defining city for the nation.
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Wall Street. Madison Avenue. 34th Street. Broadway. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 3.0.

, the "Borough of Homes and Churches," is one of the five boroughs of New York City. Photo: Suiseiseki, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a crescent-shaped borough traversing the north-to-south width of and including two of the major New York City area airports, LaGuardia and John F. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 3.0.

The is one of the five boroughs of New York. Known for Yankee Stadium, the home field of the New York Yankees baseball team, the borough dates from 1899. Photo: eviltomthai, CC BY 2.0.

Notable Places in the Area

A vast green swath of open space in the heart of , is a district in its own right, neatly separating the from the , stretching from Midtown at the southern end to at the north. Photo: Ed Yourdon, CC BY-SA 2.0.

Tourism location
The is an Art Deco–style skyscraper located in the Turtle Bay neighborhood on the East Side of , New York City, at the intersection of 42nd Street and Lexington Avenue near . Photo: Tony Hisgett, CC BY 2.0.

Tourism location
The , colloquially known as the Met Life Tower, and also as the South Building, is a skyscraper occupying a full block in the of in New York City. Photo: Gryffindor, Public domain.

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is a major commercial intersection, tourist destination, entertainment center, and neighborhood in the section of New York City, at the junction of Broadway and Seventh Avenue. Photo: Terabass, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Destinations

is New York City's "Forgotten Borough" across New York Harbor from . Photo: Jjtkk, Public domain.

Localities in the Area

The of is one of the city's wealthiest districts. Photo: Alex Proimos, CC BY 2.0.

Broadway. Times Square. Madison Square Garden. The name says it all: the is the entertainment hub of the city, and possibly the entire nation. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 3.0.

The , east of the on , was traditionally considered part of the , and constitutes the portion north of Houston St, south of 14th St, and east of Broadway. Photo: Beyond My Ken, CC BY-SA 3.0.

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