Big apple

The dream of every lad that ever threw a leg over a thoroughbred and the goal of all horsemen. There's only one Big Apple. That's New York.

Random facts

New York’s Central Park is larger than the principality of Monaco.

The city of New York will pay for a one-way plane ticket for any homeless person if they have a guaranteed place to stay.

About 1 in every 38 people living in the United States resides in New York City.

Women may go topless in public, providing it is not being used as a business.

Must see

Along with the Statue of Liberty, The Empire State Building is New York's most famous landmark. The 381 m tall, 102-storey building was the...

The Brooklyn Bridge, completed in 1883, was the world's first bridge to be constructed of steel. It spans the East River from Manhattan. The...