New York – Most fascinating city in USA
New York city is not only most populous city of United States of America but also remained the capital of the United States. New York city is the most populous city in America and ranks 12th among major cities in the world by population covering the land area of 305 square miles. There is nearly 180 different languages used in the New York city. New York is an important center for international diplomacy and often described as as the cultural capital of the world. The city is called as “New York city” or “The city of New York” to distinguish it from the State of New York. New York became the 11th state of USA on July 26, 1788.
New York is a spectacular city and often Known as with its nicknames like:
“City That Never Sleeps”
“The Big Apple”
“Cultural Capital of the World”
The City of New York was founded by the Dutch in 1624 and was names New Amsterdam in year 1626. The English then took over in 1664 and renamed it as New York. New York City has served as the first capital of USA under the Constitution from 4th of Mar, 1789 to 12th of August, 1790.
Every year thousands of people from all around the world enter New York and always try not to leave it as New York is the place that one can dream to live in. New York is Popular because of Empire State Building, Statue of Liberty, Grand Central Terminal, Rockefeller Center, Ellis Island Immigration Museum, Staten Island Ferry, American Museum of Natural History, Central Park, Metropolitan Museum of Art, Brooklyn Bridge, Times Square, World Trade Center, United Nations Headquarters and The Museum of Modern Art.