Most famous streets in New York

Most famous streets in New York

Some say that being a taxi driver in New York, one of the biggest cities in the world, is one of the hardest jobs ever. Well, this is only partially true: the street layout for New York in general and Manhattan in particular (cause this is where most tourists go) were very carefully planned. Streets in New York follow some simple and clear rules - learn these and you won't even need a map. Another fascinating thing about New York is how famous some of its streets have become. So famous, t... [ read more ]

Guide to visiting Metropolitan Museum of Art New York

Guide to visiting Metropolitan Museum of Art New York

The Metropolitan Museum of Art, also known as The Met, is one of the key attractions and a major cultural institution in New York City. With a Fifth Avenue Address and a huge, classical-style building that rises above the tree tops in Central Park, The Met is hard to miss. Actually, no matter what interest one has in visiting NYC, it is hard to imagine a travel guide, brochure or tour that won’t include the Metropolitan Museum of Art. This essential guide to visiting Metropolitan Museum of... [ read more ]

New York's Best Parks and gardens

New York’s Best Parks and gardens

For many visitors anxious to discover its proverbial charm and sophistication, New York is a city synonym with sky scrapers, musicals and high life. The urban vibe of the Big Apple attracts millions of visitors every year, ready to get lost in the city of people, neon lights, cars, shops and pizza take-away places. But for all its glamour and hundreds of attractions, New York City can sometimes overwhelm you with its glass and steel buildings that cover most of the sky and the crazy traffic.... [ read more ]