New York Botanical Garden

Photo Description A grand museum of plants. A place to relax, rejuvenate, and experience the wonders of nature. A living “tip sheet” for your home garden. A worldwide leader in studying the Earth’s plant life. The New York Botanical Garden is all of these things and a...

New York Botanical Garden
posted on: May 13, 2011 | author: new york travel

Dakota Apartments

Photo Description One of Manhattan’s most famous apartment buildings with many former celebrity residents. It was constructed in 1884. The complex was surrounded by open land and shanties, and so far removed from the city that someone remarked, “It might as well be in the...

Dakota Apartments
posted on: May 13, 2011 | author: new york travel

Nasdaq Stock Exchange

Photo Description Today, NASDAQ is the largest stock market in the United States, listing nearly 4,000 of the world’s most innovative companies. Over the past five years, NAS-DAQ has outpaced all other U.S. markets in listing IPOs. It is home to category- defining companies that...

Nasdaq Stock Exchange
posted on: May 13, 2011 | author: new york travel

Queens Botanical Garden

Photo Description Experience the beauty of Queens Botanical Garden (QBG), the place where people, plants, and cultures meet. Set on 39 acres in theheart of New York City’s largest borough, the Garden is an oasis of green space serving our nations’s most ethnically diverse...

Queens Botanical Garden
posted on: May 13, 2011 | author: new york travel

Central Park Loeb Boathouse

Photo Description In season, at Central Park’s Loeb Boathouse you can rent rowboats or take a ride in an authentic Venetian gondola. It is located on the park’s east side between 74th and 75th Streets.In season, at Central Park’s Loeb Boathouse you can rent rowboats or...

Central Park Loeb Boathouse
posted on: May 13, 2011 | author: new york travel

Snug Harbor Cultural Center

Photo Description One of New York City’s most unexpected and extraordinary destinations is located on the north shore of Staten Island, just minutes from the Staten Island Ferry. Snug Harbor is a cultural center set within an 83-acre National Historic Landmark district containing...

Snug Harbor Cultural Center
posted on: May 13, 2011 | author: new york travel

Chelsea Piers

Photo Description Chelsea Piers Sports & Entertainment Complex is a 30-acre waterfront sports village located between 17th and 23rd Streets along Manhattan’s Hudson River. This $120 million, privately-financed project has transformed four historic, but long-neglected, piers...

Chelsea Piers
posted on: May 13, 2011 | author: new york travel

Edgar Allan Poe Cottage

Photo Description Edgar Allan Poe spent the last years of his life, from 1846 to 1849, in The Bronx at Poe Cottage, now located at Kingsbridge Road and the Grand Concourse. A small wooden farmhouse built about 1812, the cottage once commanded unobstructed vistas over the rolling Bronx...

Edgar Allan Poe Cottage
posted on: May 13, 2011 | author: new york travel

New York Public Library

Photo Description The New York Public Library consists of 85 libraries in the Bronx, Manhattan, and Staten Island: four world-acclaimed research centers, a large network of neighborhood branch libraries, four central libraries with in-depth subject collections, and a library for the...

New York Public Library
posted on: May 13, 2011 | author: new york travel

Restaurant Row

Photo Description A stretch of West 46th Street, known as Restaurant Row, due to the 23 dining spots lining 46th Street from 8th to 9th Avenue. Address 321 W. 46th St New York, NY 10036 Location: W. 46th & 8th Ave. Official website:Related Web Site 1 Map:View a Map of the...

Restaurant Row
posted on: May 13, 2011 | author: new york travel
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