The 'Battery' was created in 1693 when the British government that then controlled New York mounted cannons there. It ... More
The 'Battery' was created in 1693 when the British government that then controlled New York mounted cannons there. It played a role in the Revolutionary War, the War of 1812 and even the Civil War as draftees were housed in a tent city. Today, Battery Park attracts many New Yorkers and visitors, especially in warm weather. There is a fine view of the Statue of Liberty and New Jersey across the river. Castle Clinton is located inside the park.
Occupying a restored historic 1906 building, the Park South Hotel is ideally located in Manhattans Murray Hill neighborhood on 28th
Street between Park Avenue South and Lexington Avenue. This boutique hotels interiors exude classic New York style complimented by ...
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 ...
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 ...