The strangest thing about visiting New York for the first is how familiar it feels. Which seems strange until you realise it’s because every taxi, every policeman, every neighbourhood is something you’ve seen in a million movies and they look exactly the same in real life.
It’s a city that never sleeps and there are thousands of different experiences you can have, so with this photo essay we’ll just cover a couple of the initial highlights a first time visitor should take in:
Top of the Rock
Art Galleries & Museums
Obviously various things, like the Statue of Liberty, Chinatown or Bronx or Brooklyn are missing from this list, but New York is a city you need to return to over and over again. And once you know your way around, you’ll be ready to delve deeper into the more local side of the city.