Right in the heart of Manhattan stands this oasis of rolling pastures and gardens, stretching from Midtown to Harlem. It was ... More
Right in the heart of Manhattan stands this oasis of rolling pastures and gardens, stretching from Midtown to Harlem. It was created in 1857 by Frederick Law Olmstead and Calvert Vaux. These days walkers, rollerbladers, bikers, and joggers compete for space. Lovers meet at the Bethesda Fountain on Bethesda Terrace. To the north, others wander at the mystery of Belvedere Castle. Nearby is the Delacorte Theater, where you can watch plays in the summer. It blends so easily with the Manhattan environment that it is difficult to guess that it is totally man made. Across the park lies a charming Central Park Wildlife Conservation Center, and children of all ages love the restored carousel.
The Greenwich Village Park is popular with students and residents. It is one of the few green spots in the
area. At the northern end of the park is a triumphal arch, built in 1789 to honor George Washington, ...
Directly across from Carnegie Hall, Park Central Hotel is approximately eight blocks from Times Square and 15 miles from Kennedy
International Airport. The Park Central is convenient to shopping on 57th Street or Fifth Avenue. Most major Midtown attractions ...
Quite possibly the most gorgeous square in New York, Gramercy Park has a mysterious air of exclusivity. The square was
built in the 1830s as a residence for the very rich, and in the center, they built what is ...