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

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

Empire State Building

From the series “Breathtaking high-altitude observation points with panoramic views on cities”
Since day one, the observation deck was visited by over 110 million people. One of the main advantages of the site is its all-round visibility. In 1999, another site, which is located on the 102nd floor, was opened. It is covered; the area is smaller than the lower viewing platform. A lot of amazing rides wait for fans of thrills in the Empire State Building. These include New York Skyride that is a simulator of air travel around the city. … Read further

North Brother Island

From the series “Abandoned places of the Earth with distinct marks of civilization”
Later, it has been converted into a rehabilitation center for drug-addicted teenagers, which was closed in 1963. Today, nature reigns on the abandoned island of North Brother. In summer, you can admire buildings covered with ivy and take a stroll through the picturesque forest. However, many locals still do not dare to visit the island. Some of them believe that it is probable to contract dangerous diseases. Others are afraid to find among the ruined buildings the restless souls of patients, for whom North Brother has become the last refuge in life. … Read further

MetLife Stadium

From the series “Top 14 sport stadiums with impressive design”
One of the main features of the ultramodern stadium is the lighting system. Thanks to the powerful fixed light, the whole stadium shines like a giant crystal at dawn. The system of interior lighting is equally interesting. Its color depends on which football teams play on the football field. The grandiose stadium can hold 82 566 spectators. Its only downside is lack of roof. … Read further
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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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