New York City (also referred to as “New York”, “NYC”, “The Big Apple”, or just “the City” by locals), is the most populous city in the United States. It lies at the mouth of the Hudson River in the southernmost part of the state, which is part of the Mid-Atlantic region of the United States. New York City has a population of approximately 8.2 million people.
New York City is a center for media, culture, food, fashion, art, research, finance, and trade. It has one of the largest and most famous skylines on earth, dominated by the iconic Empire State Building.
The New York City area covers Manhattan, Brooklyn, Queens, the Bronx and Staten Island. The map includes La Guardia, John F Kennedy and Newark Liberty International airports.Train and bus stations, Metro and Transit routes, subways and bus stops.
Visit the Empire State Building, Central Park, Times Square, Wall St, Greenwich Village and SoHo, Coney Island and China Town, the Bronx Zoo, New York Botanical Gardens and the Yankees baseball team. Enjoy museums, theatres and art galleries. Don’t leave without trying the myriad of food outlets – restaurants, delis, Chinese takeout, hot dogs, bagels, pizza and New York cheesecake!