The best word to describe New York City, "The Big Apple," is nothing shy of being enormous. It happens to be comprised of five "boroughs" that are also the size of most cities. NYC is the most populous city in the United States of America. It is located at the mouth of the Hudson River, at the southern tip of New York. This area is considered to be the Mid-Atlantic region of the U.S. and a very popular area, at that!
This magical city is definitely sought out by millions of travelers from all around the world. It is the center "capital" for culture, food, fashion, art, media, fame, finance, trade, and famous skylines! The five famous neighborhoods that comprise NYC are: Manhattan, Brooklyn, Queens, The Bronx and Staten Island. Each of these boroughs offers their own unique characteristics that are what makes New York City one of the world's favorite vacation destinations. Depending on if you're looking for fashion, trendy neighborhoods, beaches, culture, sports, or suburban character, New York City and its "burbs" will provide a trip of a lifetime!