20 Best City Breaks in the World

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New York, United States

Sum up New York in 150 words? This is an impossible mission. The Big Apple is like nowhere else on Earth — busy, bustling, exhilarating and exciting. There’s so much to see and do here that several trips are required just to scratch the surface.

The highlights? Some of the most popular tourist spots on the planet are found here. Take our advice and cram in as much as possible. Central Park, the Empire State Building, the Statue of Liberty, Broadway, Times Square — must we go on? Take an iconic yellow cab, scoff a hot dog, ride the Staten Island Ferry, the list goes on and on.

New York City comprises five boroughs, but the chances are you’ll spend most of your time in Manhattan. Savour your time here and be sure to schedule in a return visit without delay. Trust us on this one — no matter how many times you come back to the city that never sleeps, there’s always something new to experience.