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City break in Manhattan. Active leisure ideas for Manhattan - attractions, recreation and nightlife

Manhattan Manhattan is famous not only for plenty of landmarks, city sights and museums but for its rich choice of entertaining establishments. Attracting sport clubs and entertaining centers, upscale day spa and beauty parlors as well as recreation centers are only few places to rest and recreate during Manhattan holidays. The island also hosts two marvelous zoological parks. Travelers looking to cozy and quiet atmosphere and billiards will love the Piramida club. Its spacious hall is equipped with several billiard tables and cushioned furniture enhancing the comfort of the guests. The guests of the club may also visit a bar where apart from dainty drinks the one may try some house specialities.
Manhattan is one of the main areas of New York City, which is located near the Hudson River and is stretched along its coast for twenty-one kilometers. Manhattan was discovered in 1524 as a … Open
The place of the same tourist attraction is the Boardwalk club as its hall apart from billiard tables features a pink pong area. Cruises and boat tours are of immense popularity among travelers. One can choose either day or night cruise. Those who can not imagine their lives without spa recreation will also find many places to visit on Manhattan.
The Wall Street Bath & Spa center will offer more than ten types of massages as well as numerous relaxing treatments. The Okeanos day spa offers plenty of beauty and recreational therapy and treatment rooms. Copyright www.orangesmile.com
Skyscrapers are among main sights of Manhattan. Each of the high buildings is an impressive and unique architectural landmark. The most renowned skyscraper is the Empire State Building. Its … Open
The Sunset Zoo park is located not far from the city center offering stunning tours. Though the territory of the park is rather small, the zoo is still of immense popularity among foreign guests. The design and decoration of the park is rather elaborated. The animals are living in the environment being extremely close to their natural habitats.
Manhattan The Kansas State University Insect Zoo park occupies a considerably bigger area. It offers the visitors to learn the rarest species of local fauna. During the tour through the vast area of the park the tourists will observe the enclosures with predators and exotic birds, as well they will get a chance to get to know closer the friendliest inhabitants of the zoo and take pictures with them. Manhattan is of greatest attraction for shop-a-holics. Tempting stores and boutiques are scattered all over the area of the island. The most upscale shops and boutiques are located in the center. The center of the island also features various night clubs, restaurants and bars. Prudent tourists will appreciate the stores and shopping malls located in the remote areas of the island.
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Map of all parks
National and city parks around Manhattan
♥   County Park 'Greenwood' , 5 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   State Park 'Farm River' , 5.2 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Local Park 'Prospec' , 5.7 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Local Park 'John D Je' , 6 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Local Park 'Betsy' , 9.2 km from the center. On the map   Photo
Map of all pret-parks
Amusement parks near Manhattan
♥   Amusement park 'Me World' Busan, 5.5 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Amusement park 'Victorian Gardens' New York City, 8 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Amusement park 'Kids ’N Action' Brooklyn, 9.1 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Amusement park 'Adventurers Family Entertainment Center' Brooklyn, 12.3 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Amusement park 'Fantasy Forest at the Flushing Meadows Carousel' Flushing, 14.2 km from the center. On the map   Photo
Map of all aquaparks
Water attractions around Manhattan
♥   Water park 'Island Kingdom' Denver, 13.8 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Water park 'Runaway Rapids Waterpark' Keansburg, 29.5 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Water park 'SplashPlex' East Hanover, 33.3 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Water park 'WaterWorks' Doswell, 48.7 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Water park 'Mountain Creek Waterpark' Vernon Township, 68.6 km from the center. On the map   Photo
Map of all Michelin restaurants
Michelin-starred restaurants in Manhattan
♥   Restaurant 'Pier A' New York. Type - American. 0.8 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Restaurant 'Inatteso Pizzabar Casano' New York. Type - Italian. 0.9 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Restaurant 'Gigino at Wagner Park' New York. Type - Italian. 0.9 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Restaurant 'Schilling' New York. Type - Austrian. 0.9 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Restaurant 'MarkJoseph' New York. Type - Steakhouse. 1 km from the center. On the map   Photo

Sites around Manhattan from our surveys on extreme Earth places

Brooklyn Bridge

From the series “Unbelievable and magnificent bridges and viaducts”
In order to regain people's trust, the authorities of New York have decided to let the elephants out of the circus in the city run across the bridge. Only after 21 elephants have crossed the bridge did the city dare have ventured back onto the bridge. The Brooklyn Bridge has a lot of secrets and puzzles. Hundreds of people claimed that they had seen the ghost on the bridge. During the reconstruction in 2006, the workers discovered the entrance into the hitherto unknown secret air-raid shelter in one of the bridges. … Read further

Crocodile and Capitalist Monument

From the series “The most unusual statues and monuments”
The legendary legend at first glance has a very real source. Until the middle of the 20th century the small crocodiles and the alligators were quite popular pets in the USA. When they grew up, the owners got rid of them in the simplest way - they left the alligators in the sewers. Nowadays the Abortgrubenräumer discover the big crocodiles in the old sewage system of New York annually. The original monument, which is located at the entrance to the main building of the university, reminds that everyone can become a victim of their own greed. … Read further

Statue of Liberty

From the series “The most grandiose statues and monuments”
Viewing platforms offer a great view of New York Harbor. Tourists will have an opportunity to visit the museum located inside the statue. An exposition is placed in the walls of the pedestal. The exhibition is devoted to the history of the monument and tells about all its symbolic elements. Today, copies of one of the great statues of the world can be seen in many different cities and museums, but many people still go for a long journey just to admire the original structure. Opening of the monument took place in 1886. Today, the Statue of Liberty is daily visited by thousands of people from all over the world. That's one of the most popular attractions in the world. … Read further
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City break ideas for neighbours of Manhattan

Guide to your best city break in Manhattan - popular places for recreation and leisure. Things to do during the day in Manhattan - attractions, parks, beaches, aquaparks, racing tracks, biking trails or waterski. Recommendations (with addresses, phone numbers and links) where to spend your time in the evening (bars, discos, clubs, etc.). We share some good ideas and the question 'What to do in Manhattan?' disappears immediately.
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