Stumbling across someplace new is what makes traveling so extraordinary, But of course, it certainly never hurts to research a bit about the destination before you take off. Read on and discover a few details about Manhattan.
Manhattan is a neighborhood in the much-loved city of New York. You'll find it sitting 2 miles (3 kilometers) to the northeast of the center of town.
There are approximately 8,200,000 people that live in New York.
With 102 terrific places to stay in the vicinity of Manhattan, you shouldn't have issues finding a room. Book with Travelocity and choose from 102 properties not far from the center.
If you're wanting a luxury vacation, you'll find no better place in Manhattan than The St. Regis New York (2 East 55th St) or the Mandarin Oriental, New York (80 Columbus Circle at 60th Street). If that's not what you're looking for, take a look at the West Side YMCA (5 West 63rd Street) or the Central Park West Hostel (201 W 87th Street). You'll be able to save some cash and still have an amazing vacation.
If you're going to stay in this lively neighborhood for a while, you'll have plenty to keep you occupied. Wonderful attractions like the Ed Sullivan Theater and the Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum are just a short stroll away.
Sure, jamming out to tunes over the radio is great, but nothing compares to the atmosphere of going to an invigorating live performance! So why not splurge on tickets to a concert at Carnegie Hall? Need more nearby options? Nothing compares to admiring top-level art when your spirit needs to be nourished. As you gaze at the wondrous pieces at Metropolitan Museum of Art, see if you can find a deeper meaning. And that's not all. Make sure you get on your most avant-garde outfit before heading to Lincoln Center. Hosting a variety of exhibits and performances throughout the year, it's an important part of the local cultural landscape.
Fasten your seatbelt and get ready to land at LaGuardia Airport (LGA). This is the closest major terminal and it's about 5 miles (8 kilometers) east from the middle of Manhattan. Grab your suitcases and start exploring!
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