New York is the most famous city in the USA. New York isn't the capital, but it is the most important cultural and financial center. Around 10 million people live in the center of the city and about 16 million inhabitants around the five discricts.
New York is also called "The Big Apple". It is divided into five districts, also called "boroughs": Manhattan, Brooklyn, the Bronx, Staten Island and Queens.
Manhattan Island is very heart of the city with its magnificent skyscrapers. It is the most important part of the city.
The Statue of Liberty is a large statue in the harbour (il porto) of New York. It was built in 1886 and gives as a gift from France to honor the friendship between the two nations. The Statue of Liberty is tall 47 m, but it is tall 93 m with pedestal. It represents liberty and justice.
The Empire State Building is a skyscraper with 102 floors. It was completed in 1931 and is one of the most famous landmarks in the USA.
Central Park is a urban park. It is the most visited park in the USA. It has appeared in many movies.