Top 10 favorites places in New York
Empire State Building is one of Top 10 favorites places in New York.

1. Empire State Building

9.4
350 5th Ave (btwn 33rd & 34th St), New York, NY
Building · Koreatown · 1014 tips and reviews

HISTORYHISTORY: The Empire State Building opened ahead of schedule in 1931 taking only one year and 45 days to build. It is currently the tallest building in NYC.

Brooklyn Bridge is one of Top 10 favorites places in New York.

2. Brooklyn Bridge

9.5
Brooklyn Bridge, New York, NY
Bridge · 766 tips and reviews

HISTORYHISTORY: The Brooklyn Bridge was completed in 1883. It was the longest suspension bridge in the world from its opening until 1903 and the first steel-wire suspension bridge.

Statue of Liberty is one of Top 10 favorites places in New York.

3. Statue of Liberty

9.5
Liberty Island, New York, NY
Monument / Landmark · Liberty Island · 551 tips and reviews

HuffPostHuffPost: The crown reopened in summer 2009 for the first time since 9/11 and will be open until 2011 when it is closed for renovations. Read more.

Rockefeller Center is one of Top 10 favorites places in New York.

4. Rockefeller Center

9.4
Rockefeller Plaza (btwn 50th & 51st St), New York, NY
Plaza · Rockefeller Center · 728 tips and reviews

The New YorkerThe New Yorker: “In the bank at Rockefeller Plaza where he went to cash a check, the long-haired guard asked in a whisper if he could touch Mr. Zuckerman’s coat.” —Philip Roth, “Smart Money.” Read more.

Central Park is one of Top 10 favorites places in New York.

5. Central Park

9.8
59th St to 110th St (5th Ave to Central Park West), New York, NY
Park · Central Park · 1357 tips and reviews

TODAY ShowTODAY Show: Home to some of New York's most famous concerts. Diana Ross literally singing in the rain, Simon & Garfunkel, Garth Brooks and Dave Matthews Band have all played Central Park.

National September 11 Memorial & Museum is one of Top 10 favorites places in New York.

6. National September 11 Memorial & Museum

9.3
1 Albany St (btwn West & Greenwich St), New York, NY
Memorial Site · Financial District · 801 tips and reviews

HuffPostHuffPost: Today Queen Elizabeth plans to visit the site for the first time and will lay a wreath in tribute to the thousands who died in the 9/11 attack, including 67 Britons. Read more.

Times Square is one of Top 10 favorites places in New York.

7. Times Square

9.0
Broadway & 7th Ave (btwn 42nd & 47th St), New York, NY
Plaza · Theater District · 2010 tips and reviews

HISTORYHISTORY: This area was originally named Longacre Square but was renamed in 1904 when the NY Times moved to the skyscraper now known as One Times Square at 42nd St., famous for the Times Square Ball drop.

Yankee Stadium is one of Top 10 favorites places in New York.

8. Yankee Stadium

9.2
1 E 161st St (btwn Jerome & Rivera Ave), Bronx, NY
Baseball Stadium · Concourse Village · 1056 tips and reviews

HISTORYHISTORY: The new stadium opened on April 2, 2009, when the Yankees hosted a workout day in front of fans from the Bronx community. The Yankees are the only team to inaugurate 2 stadiums with World Series wins.

9. Chinatown

New York, NY
Neighborhood · 194 tips and reviews

The Wall Street JournalThe Wall Street Journal: A group of real-estate developers have commissioned a study to rethink Canal Street as they ratchet up a controversial effort to allow for taller buildings along Chinatown's main thoroughfare. Read more.

Circle Line Sightseeing Cruises is one of Top 10 favorites places in New York.

10. Circle Line Sightseeing Cruises

Pier 83 (at W 42nd St), New York, NY
Cruise · Hell's Kitchen · 112 tips and reviews

StewartStewart: Take the 3 hour cruise to see awesome parts of the Island. Stand at the bow at thr boat for the calmest ride and easiest photographs.