General Information

New York Represents one of the most important financial centers and fashion referent

New York City is located on the East Cost of the United States and it’s the largest city in New York and the United States.

Currently, the city has a population of more than 18,000,000 inhabitants and it´s made up of five boroughs: the Bronx, Brooklyn, Manhattan, Queens and Staten Island. The five boroughs were consolidated in 1898.

New York City has expanded following a grid layout of 12 avenues and 155 cross streets numbered from South to North. In the XX century, New York City underwent vertical expansion due geographic constraints.The Empire State Building and the Rockefeller Center were built in the third decade and they are city landmarks in Midtown. Wall Street is located in the south area and Freedom Tower rises at Ground Zero. After the Second World War, NYC emerged financially, politically, culturally and socially. It´s one of the main poles of attraction for different migration currents, which is why it’s one of the most cosmopolitan cities in the world where you can meet people from different religious and cultural backgrounds; and where you can hear more than 200 languages and dialects. These characteristics represent one of the most wonderful attractions of the city which can be experienced just by walking aimlessly along the large avenues or even the narrow streets of the city. You´ll be impressed with the city and you´ll realize that although everything is amazing, its greatest treasure is the people ? not only do they live there but they are part of New York. New York City has boldly been given a “natural signature” ?The Big Apple. Thoughtful, kind, neat and orderly, well educated and respectful, the city is also unique in many other aspects and we would like to show it to you as we have experienced it.

The New York Pass