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The hustle and bustle of New York not only appeals to its 8 million plus residents, but it is a vacationer’s paradise. There is so much to do and see, you could spend weeks just discovering it all. However, since most vacationers don’t have that much time, we have searched out some of the top sites you can visit while you are there. So buckle up, this is going to be quite the adventure.
The first place to visit is an obvious choice. The Statue of Liberty on Ellis Island is one of the world’s most recognized statues. She stands for freedom for many people seeking a better life in the great US-of-A.
To visit Lady Liberty you have to take a short ferry ride over to the island, although she is clearly visible from land, as well. Not only will you get to see this monument, there is also the Ellis Island Immigration Museum. Although closed for the rest of 2013, when the museum reopens you will be able to see where around 12 million immigrants landed, as well as search through the ship manifests for passenger names.
If you are an animal lover, than take in the 265 acres at the Bronx Zoo. It is the biggest urban wildlife preserve in the United States. It houses more than 5,000 animals in authentically re-created habitats – great for both animal and visitor. You can also see more than 600 different species of animals and (depending on when you go) you may even get to see some newborns.
The Bronx Zoo houses zebras, giraffes and lions in their Safari exhibit as well as lemurs, crocodiles and cockroaches in the Madagascar exhibit. Plus, you can watch the penguins being fed as well as visit the 4D theatre where you will get to witness; Ice-Age: Dawn of the Dinosaurs. The zoo is open seven days a week for your convenience.
Anyone that makes it to New York has got to visit Coney Island. Here you can ride the Cyclone and take in the whole carnival atmosphere. This beachfront amusement park offers so much to do, you will need an entire day to have the whole experience. Along their boardwalk you can stop into places like, Ruby’s Bar and Grill and Deno’s Wonder Wheel Amusement.
Check out the aquatic life including sharks, walruses, penguins, octopi and more at the New York Aquarium or take a stroll on Brighton Beach.
Sports’ fans you know you will want to take in a game or two while you are here. And if you are really lucky, you just might catch a glimpse of some famous people or a New York background being used for a Hollywood set.
New York has so many things to offer, you have to check it out for yourself. This is one vacation spot that will always be a bustling flurry of good times and surprises. Book your trip today.
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