New York City – Skyscrapers, Museums, and Green Spaces
New York City is known as “the city that never sleeps”, and with over 8 million residents and over 40 million visitors a year, it’s easy to understand how this bustling city got its nickname. At first glance, visitors can’t help but notice the city’s skyscrapers, each housing businesses, restaurants, shops, or residences. But there’s more to New York City than tall buildings. It’s also a city of culture, art, and recreation. Nestled among the city’s skyscrapers are over 80 museums. Look more closely in spring and summer, and you’ll see many areas of green—parks where people can relax, exercise, or catch an outdoor performance. On this Expedition, you’ll explore some of the city’s most iconic skyscrapers, museums, and parks.