Statue of Liberty

Liberty Enlightening the World, better known as the Statue of Liberty, a national monument, is as popular today as she ever was, a universal symbol of democratic freedom. Her size is impressive. She ...

Ellis Island and Immigration Museum

“‘It was an old superstition, sometimes half believed by the simplest emigrants, that the streets in America were paved with gold. When they got here, they learned three things: first, that the...

Film locations

From the Times Square subway station to Washington Square Park, New York locales have been cast front and center in thousands of films, television series, commercials and music videos. Some of the gr...

Events in New York

Street parades are a way of life in New York. Periodically, one faction or another makes its presence felt in a chuck of Fifth Avenue or some other location. The first major event after Christmas is ...

Shopping a New York

New York is one of the world’s great shopping cities. Famous for its magnificent department stores, New York is also a discount shopper’s delight. Designer-label clothes from fashion’s top names are ...