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1. Five Pointz: An old warehouse that is now filled with artist studios, Five Pointz is a living collage of graffiti art. Come her...
2. Manhattan: The most densely populated county in the United States, Manhattan is an island borough of New York City. Manhattan...
3. House That Ruth Built, The: This is a nickname for Yankee Stadium, referring to baseball legend Babe Ruth.  
4. New York Stock Exchange: The largest stock exchange in the world. The trading floor is located at 11 Wall St. The main building, at 18 Broa...
5. DUMBO: Recently becoming trendy, this is an area of Brooklyn just over the Manhattan and Brooklyn bridges from Manhattan. ...
6. City, The: People refer to the entire borough of Manhattan as "the city." For example, someone in Brooklyn might say: "I don'...  
7. Brooknam: Combining "Brooklyn" and "Vietnam," this is a nickname for Brooklyn.  
8. Dirty Jersey: Refers to neighboring New Jersey, home state of the food additive industry and the Toxic Avenger  
9. Capital of the World, The: A nickname for New York City.  
10. Brooklyn Bridge Pedestrian Walkway: Above the automobile lanes, the Brooklyn Bridge has a wide walkway for pedestrians and cyclists. This is a wonderf...
11. Brooklyn Bridge: This suspension bridge connect Manhattan and Brooklyn across the East River. It was finished in 1883 and became a ...
12. Union Square: Union Square is an important landmark in NYC and a place where a lot of transportation comes together. At 14th Str...
13. Fulton Ferry Landing: Great views of Manhattan from this Brooklyn location on the water at the end of Old Fulton St. It's at the base of ...
14. Cloisters, The: The Cloisters are an extension of the Metropolitan Art Museum dedicated to the architecture and art of the European...
15. Five Boroughs, The: New York City can be referred to as "The Five Boroughs." They are: Brooklyn, Manhattan, The Bronx, Queens and Stat...  
 
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