Location, parts of NY
Places of interest, parks
Famous squares, streets
The largest city in the USA.
One of the largest cities of the world.
The biggest port in the USA.
Situated in the north-eastern coast of the USA,
by the Atlantic ocean.
One of the most important financial,
commercial and cultural centres in the world.
Population - about 8 million people.
Nickname - "The Big Apple„
Frank Sinatra –“It is city that never sleeps“
Parts of New York
New York – Manhattan
The island is washed by two rivers
- the East River and the Hudson River.
The heart of New York famous of its skyline a
large number of skyscrapers on a small area.
New York - famous streets
Centre of cultural life, great number of theatres and
The centre of financial services.
Main shopping area, luxury stores and boutiques, most
expensive shopping streets in the world.
New York – Brooklyn Bridge
Total length – 5,989 feet (1825 m).
Opened in 1883, it connects Manhattan and Brooklyn
over the East River.
The Empire State Building
The highest skyscraper in NY.
It has 102 floors.
A TV tower and a restaurants at the top.
It stands at the corner of the Fifth Avenue and the
Situated on Lower Manhattan.
It was home to the twin towers of the World
Destroyed in terrorist attack in September 11th
New York – Central Park
The largest of the New York‘s parks, is a public
park at the center of Manhattan.
New York – transportation system
Four airports (for example J.F. Kennedy or
New York’s subway
The largest subway system in the world.
It was opened in 1904.
It has got 468 stations and it is more than 1,000 km
Yellow taxi cars - cabs