Located on a large natural harbor of the Atlantic coast of the Northeastern United States, the city has five districts: The Bronx, Brooklyn, Manhattan, Queen and Stanten island. Most populous metropolitan area have formed the United States of scenic New York with the most famous symbol of Liberty or the Empire State Building lofty as testament to strong historical beauty but not least part attracted visitors in the fascinating endless fascination with exploring “big apple” is.
Statue of Liberty – Symbol of New York
The first thing I think about when visiting scenic places in New York that is the National Monument of Liberty was awarded 46m high for the United States to celebrate friendship by France. The statue is located on the island of Upper New York Bay Bedloe, in the east next to Liberty State Park, Jersey City State of New Jersey and southwestern Battery Park is located at sharp corners of Manhattan in New York City. As an American symbol, the Statue of Liberty with her right arm holding the torch held up high promises freedom and a good life better for the oppressed, 7 spearhead of symbolic crown freedom is spreading to seven continents and seven oceans. At the foot of the statue, the shackles have been broken show liberation from tyranny. Another feature is on hand sculpture plaque dated statement of American Independence: July 4, 1776.
Ellis Island nearby is a first stop for millions of immigrants to the United States in the late 19th and early 20th century, this national monument reminiscent of the period of massive immigration to the United States. And in 1956 the island formally Bedloe island renamed “Freedom” (Liberty Island)
In the poem titled “New Great Statue” (The New Colossus) of Emma Lazarus engraved poetess on the pedestal of the Statue of Liberty was a sentence:
“Give me the faint, of the poor
The crowd desire to breathe free …
Please send me the homeless
people sunk due to storms
I held up my lamp beside the golden door. ”
Empire State Building – the tallest building in New York
Late afternoon is the appropriate time to visit the famous building in New York, the Empire State building, watching the city from on high, and the sun sets over the horizon brought indescribable feeling.
Seen from afar, I was hit with the Empire State Building is shaped like a needle prick up on the carpet of skyscrapers in Manhattan. With 381 meters altitude, 102 floors was completed in 1931 the building was designed by Shreve Lamb and Harmon architect. After the 11 nd events of September , this building once again became the tallest building in New York. At the foot of the statue, broken the shackles have been broken may inter Liberation from Tyranny. Another feature is on hand sculpture plaque dated statement of American Independence: July 4, 1776.
Ellis Island is a first stop nearby for Millions of Immigrants to the United States in the late 19th and early 20th century, this national monument reminiscent of the period of massive immigration to the United States. And in 1956 the island formally print Bedloe island tên “Freedom” (Liberty Island)
In the poem Titled “New Great Statue” (The New Colossus) of Emma Lazarus Engraved on the pedestal of the poetess Statue of Liberty was a sentence:
Floor of the Empire State Building views lie at floor 86, the building is open to the public to watch each day from 8 am to 2 pm with ticket prices are $ 20 for adults 13 to 61, children (6- 12) are $ 14 and seniors over 62 is $ 18. Floor Main sightseeing at 1,050 ft altitude (320m) were up by 4 surface lifts, covered with glass to look into the scenic splendor of the city. This floor has air conditioning system in the winter as well as summer. Guests can step out on the outside, it has a powerful binoculars but must pay a small fee. Want more on the last floor is the floor must pay another 15 $ 102 by buying a ticket at the 86th floor or on the 2nd floor.
Before entering the elevator to go upstairs to admire through search procedures as to planes, however brought a camera and fixtures to be used but may not bring in bottled water. On the 86th floor are accessible for the disabled wheelchair. Noon when you come up here very rarely sunny there, because New York near the sea so the mist rising from the sea, and on the floor a large open-air sightseeing tourists especially children of all nationalities.
Brooklyn – stops not to be missed when New York
Would be a big shortcomings to visit the scenic New York without mentioning the neighborhoods of Brooklyn Heights, DUMBO, Williamsburg …
Upon landing on the Brooklyn Bridge, you will experience a strange feeling. Walk across the Brooklyn Bridge is a hobby of tourists to New York and will take about 30 minutes. The ringing sound from the bridge under the weight of the truck, the wind that blows from the East River as Roll footsteps … will bring a lot of emotions for the traveler from afar for landscapes this wonderful.
Completed in 1883 after 15 years of construction at a cost of $ 15 million – bridge between Manhattan, New York City with Brooklyn across the East River. Brooklyn Bridge is unique landscapes considered “eighth wonder” at the time with two huge piers 90m high and reflects the entire history of the city of New York, the world’s major cities . On the road bridge for pedestrians or bicyclists. Brooklyn Bridge Park was built on the banks of the East River is a great location for visitors to see the full beauty and majestic solidity of the piers.
According to the experience of visitors drawn each to New York, Brooklyn there are at least three places attractive for tourists:
* Williamsburg: the young, sharp accents of Brooklyn’s trendy Williamsburg neighborhood. This is where the young artists chosen as a refuge. Not nice but neighborhood shops and art galleries closely charismatic star not resist. When evening comes, the street becomes more lively with loads of twinkling lights communities and this time you will discover a unique cultural life of Williamsburg night.
* Brooklyn Heights neighborhood located on a hill overlooking the East River mouth, opposite the business district of Lower Manhattan. Despite being a very small part of Brooklyn but this neighborhood has a significant cultural value as majority owned architectural heritage dating from the second half of the 19th century It is also the first place New York is historical ranking in 1965.
* DUMBO (Down Under the Manhattan-¬Brooklyn Overpass) is the habour and the industrial seaport old days ago, is located between Road overpass on the Brooklyn and Manhattan bridges.
DUMBO has rapidly transformed into a scenic location attractive residential area in the 1970s, the old factory converted into a studio performance and apartments for young wealthier families . However, tourists, the attraction of DUMBO is the architecture built by the traditional red bricks and is carefully preserved.
In particular, from this position visitors get a broad perspective the bridge area, the East River and Manhattan glamor with splendid buildings between elected .The Empire-Fulton Ferry area also redesigned completely to visitors can enjoy walking between two large bridges.
Times Square (Times Square) – Intersection of World
Times Square is the place you can not miss when arriving in New York. With formerly called Longacre Square, the square was renamed Times Square was named after the New York Times in April 1904.
Dubbed the “Intersection of the world” with places of entertainment attractions such as cafes, small theater and studio of MTV, the annual Times Square attracted many foreign film crews to rotate scene. In the evening, Square really impressed with lighting effects from the billboards along the roadside.
Like Moscow’s Red Square, Champs-Elysées in Paris or Tiananmen Square in Beijing, Times Square became an urban icon of New York City. Times Square became a scenic New York alive and characterized in large part due to the illumination of advertising signs.
Central Park (Park Centre)
But “Big Apple” New York has a lot of modern landscapes, majestic or mall busiest in the world, but to New York without Central Park visit is you’ve forgotten a romantic and gentle corner of this city.
Central Park (Central Park) officially opened in 1857, was the first landscaped park in American history. Landscapes are also given the title of National Historic Building in 1963. Each year, the park hosted approximately 36 million visitors, the urban park has the largest number of visitors USA. From 770 acres (3.1 km2) park is expandable up to 843 acres (3.41 km2) with a length of 2.5 miles (4 km), and the width is 0.5 miles (0.8 km) .
There are plenty of daily activities held as: camping, biking, bird watching, jogging, music and outdoor drama. Can say Central Park as a center of culture, entertainment is extremely healthy and close to nature. Especially in summer, it always recreate the famous drama of Shakespeare’s time for everyone to enjoy. The park has three lakes, of which, two lakes used for swimming pool in the summer and become a skating rink in winter.
Saint Patrick Cathedral St.
Like Notre Dame in Saigon, St. Patrick in New York has a long history of about 150 years, each year more than 3 million tourists visited the church vieng.Nha ranked 11th among the 150 most famous architectural America. In 1976, the church of St. Patrick was voted scenic architecture of American national history (National historic landmark). This church is the largest Catholic church of New York and America.
The famous Hollywood movies, or TV shows, and many famous novels and chose St. St. Patrick as a backdrop. Recently the movie “Spider Man”. In Spider Man saved her Mary Jane Watson and drop down to the roof of Rockefeller Center, across from the St. Patrick. Many celebrities have made Requiem here. Do you remember brother of the late President Kennedy not? Robert F. Kennedy as Attorney General, and Senator representing New York state. After his assassination, it was held requiem for him in this church. Many Pope visited this church the opportunity to visit the United States. In the church also showcases many of the Popes statue came here, as Pope Pius XII, John Paul II and Benedict XVI.
Church of St. St. Patrick had to 2,400 seats. Particularly in this organ (organ) has about 9.838 tubes, divided into two staging, staging 3,920 small tubes, and large orchestra with 5,918 pipes, the two gradually can be played at once. The church was built of brick and tiles outside a layer of marble (marble) very beautiful. The architecture of this church neo-Gothic style, looks like the church of the Middle Ages in Europe. Behind the main altar there is a pit resting place of the abbot and monks of the Archbishop who served here.
The headquarters of the United Nations
You can easily recognize the headquarters of the United Nations amid the skyscrapers in east Manhattan (New York) because it is a building with a very special architecture, wide but thin, covering an area more 7 ha. It became a famous scenic spots not only with unique architecture, but also because this population was designed by 11 architects, including Wallace’s charge K. Harrison (American). Headquarters of the United Nations to be a “world”, belong to all member states. It offers the security forces, rescue, separate administrative ….
Headquarters of the United Nations was built from 1949 and completed four years later. This is a work of approximately 3,400 employees. The entire area of the populations of the UN building was acquired from real estate corporations, America’s largest time that William Zeckendorf with $ 8.5 million.
In fact, the population of the headquarters of the United Nations not only 39 storey high main building for UN agencies but also other 3 include the building blocks of the General Assembly (General Assembly building) ; Dag Hammarskjold conference area and Library (additional newly built in 1961). Portrait of the former General Secretary was hung along the walkway to the building of the General Assembly.
Highlights of the main building are two sides to the west and east totally covered by blue glass cooling, absorption of sunlight. The exhaust chamber is arranged in Level 6, 16, 28 and 38 can be easily seen with the naked eye. The two narrower sides in the north and south using stone marbe Vermont.
Come to New York landscapes, dynamic cities and the most modern US, not only art space encapsulated in museums but also present both on the busy street passersby. Elegance, class and many people voted the famous scenic spots, “big apple” is where most visitors entering the US.