There’s no city on earth that’s quite as exciting and all around fabulous as New York, “The Big Apple.” This city has so many attractions, it’s hard to see them all in just a short visit, which is why so many people make this city a special destination they come back to visit on a regular basis. From the incredible history (Manhattan was after all, the first capital of the United States, before Washington, DC was established) to the cultural attractions like The Metropolitan Opera and the Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York is an amazing place to visit.
The arts are vibrant and alive in New York City. The many museums in New York offer a breath taking array of artistic creations, ranging from modern art to sculpture to paintings from the Renaissance era. Many galleries are available for visiting too, and these attractions give a great view of what is happening with current artists working in the city and elsewhere.
The Live Performance Scene in New York
New York is an amazing city for those who enjoy live performances, as this city attracts some of the most talented performers to be found anywhere. Broadway obviously offers major big name talent, like Better Midler (“Hello, Dolly”) and other huge names. The off-Broadway stage scene offers a chance to see newer and edgier works by talented playwrights, and with the array of cafes in the area, going out to a show followed by a drink can be a festive and engaging way to spend an evening.
For those who enjoy seeing talented singers and storytellers working up close in an intimate setting, the ny cabaret scene is a must. The scene here is an exciting one, with some of the best singers and comedians anywhere putting on highly entertaining shows on a nightly basis. Cabaret shows offer a chance to see a great performer in a smaller venue, usually in a place that offers great food and drinks too, at a good price. All of this makes for an exciting scene that will make any trip to New York incredibly satisfying and very exciting.
So, next time you are planning a trip out of town, don’t miss all the excitement that New York has to offer. Book a trip to the Big Apple soon!