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USA, New York – Brooklyn and Queens
heading (paragraph): Towns
New York is not only the famous Manhattan. Near from it there is Brooklyn, the most popular district, and also Queens. What makes Brooklyn typical is its art scene – music, design, street art, and graffiti. In Queens, people from all around the world live and you will more likely hear Spanish than English. Also, there are Japanese stores or Tibetian restaurants. The life in these borroughs is in much slower pace than in Manhattan. So go there to relax.
Groton lies in a picturesque corner of Fishers Island Sound between the Thames and Mystic Rivers. Although small in southeast Connecticut, this city boasts a history and several interesting ways to spend time here.
Westport, Connecticut is a charming town located in Fairfield County, not far from gigantic New York City. Westport is a great place if you want to relax from the busy city and at the same time enjoy some fun activities. There are postcard beaches waiting for visitors, quiet streets with perfectly trimmed lawns and the Saugatuck River flows into it all at its calm pace right in the middle of the city.
Today's end of the working week is spent at Chesapeake Bay. We will visit a beautiful historic city with a magnificent view of the ocean. Annapolis is the capital of the state of Maryland, so it is home to some of the best museums and historic sites.
Today we set out to explore small towns in New Jersey. For locals, they provide a pleasant rest from the hustle and bustle of the city, in addition, you will discover a number of historical monuments that are linked to the earliest history of the United States. Many of these towns boast very active artistic communities and, in addition to museums, offer many galleries and other cultural attractions.
New York is a city that is on the travel list of many people. No wonder, it is full of historical monuments and dozens of interesting places. Do you want to visit New York and make a plan, what do you want to see? In that case, don't forget these 5 places.
In our journey through the United States, we may have never entered the state of Delaware. Although it is the second smallest state (after Rhode Island) with its six and a half thousand square kilometers, Delaware is of great importance for US history, as it was the first state to ratify the US Constitution. In 1831, the first steam locomotive in the USA left the local town of New Castle.
The largest US city is not only skyscrapers, shopping and the Statue of Liberty. Borroughs around Manhattan live their own life. Moreover, people from all around the world live there. I recommend you to spend some time in the artsy Brookly or the neighboring borough of Queens. Let's us take a peak how it is like there.
What you think of when somebody says “America”? Perhaps it won’t be Yellowstone National Park nor Hollywood. Even though both places are great. You rather think of the Statue of Liberty or Central Park. The true symbol of the US is New York, the “capital of the world” as it is often referred to.
New York consists of five parts – Bronx, Manhattan, Brooklyn, Queens and Staten Island. Only one of them, Bronx, is located on mainland. Other districts are situated on islands; Manhattan and Staten Islands are on individual islands. Queens and Brooklyn are located on one common island. The city districts are separated with water crossed by about 60 bridges.
Empire State Building, dozens of other skyscapers, Broadway, Central Park, yellow cabs… Everybody must have heard about the center of New York – Manhattan. Large share of global trade has center here as well as culture, diplomacy, media and fashion. New York is by population the largest city in the US and one of the largest cities in the world. Let's see its streets for ourselves.
Rough neighborhood, at least as it describes the overwhelming majority of the directors of films for which this district and was a hotbed of organized crime, drug underworld gangs and murder. What's the truth and it the reality corresponds its reputation?