Times Square, New York City http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:New_York_City-06.jpg Aurelien Guichard
New York City is the largest city in the United States. It is home to 8.9 million people while the New York Metropolitan Area, with a population of 18.7 million, is the largest metropolitan area in the United States, and fifth in the world behind Tokyo, Sao Paulo, Mexico City and Seoul. It can be considered the "capital of the world". This is the city where news happen and fashion made.
The metropolitan area of New Yock City is one of the largest urban centres in the United States. The city consists of five boroughs of which the most important is Manhattan. Most of the tourist attractions of New York City are all located there. Manhattan is an elongated island with the Hudson River to the west and the East River to the east of it.
On this website, we will explore all the places in NYC, get to know each of them, since there are so many things to do in New York. I take you on a virtual tour, one at a time. If you are planning holidays to New York, this website provides lots of ideas for your trip. Join me on The Armchair Explorer Facebook Group and let's explore New York City together!
One World Trade Center in 2013 http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Feb_2013_One_World_Trade_Center.jpg Cathy Baird
New York City at twilight http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:New_York_at_Twilight,_Feb_2010_-_01.jpg Ed Yourdon
The famous New York City skyline is found in Manhattan, as well as famous places such as Central Park, the New York Stock Exchange, the Metropolitan Museum of Art, Wall Street, Battery Park, Rockefeller Center, Plaza Hotel, the Waldorf=Astoria, you name it, they are all in Manhattan, New York City.
NY Waterway Website: Vital information on ferry services around Manhattan, with details on tickets and schedules.
Hello and welcome to my website, Big World Out There, yay! As you would expect, the articles on Big World Out There don't write themselves. Well, they are all written by Timothy Tye, based on my research and travels.
I created it to be a treasure trove of information about the entire world. This is my lifelong passion, to continue getting to know the world, and continue to document it. If you found any errors, please let me know so that I can correct it. Thank you and have a nice day!