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Address: Broadway, New York City, NY 10036
Phone Number: (212) 768-1560
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Central area in NYC that has many shops, restaurants, office buildings and...

Central area in NYC that has many shops, restaurants, office buildings and flashing billboards around it.

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NYC at it's finest

Crowded hustle of 1000s of people treking the filthy streets of NYC. I love it. Don't make eye contact :)

5 of 5 starsReviewed yesterday
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Wellington
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42 reviews
29 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Tines Square is full of tourists, entertainers dressed in costumes, touts and police. The LED and video billboards make midnight seem like midday. You should visit once, then avoid!

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Saint Thomas, Pennsylvania
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72 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

This place is a must see to say you have been there, but unless you want to pay to take a picture with different characters there isn't to much to do. You could wait in a long line to sit on bleachers in the middle. We have been to NYC several times and it never impresses me. They used to... More 

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Thank hspangler
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53 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Crowded hustle of 1000s of people treking the filthy streets of NYC. I love it. Don't make eye contact :)

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Thank FooDie_SN0B
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15 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

This attraction epitomises NYC with its over the top brashness and bravado. Love it! Can get very busy. (Duh!).

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Thank Lee B
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

The iconic times Square is a sight to see. Be careful as a pedestrian though. One of thd negatives would be the characters(spiderman, ect...) assaulting you to take pics with your kids. Also, if a wannabe rapper tries to give you his newest cd, walk on by. And be prepared to be called a racist when you don't accept it.

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Austin, Texas
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Visit to New York without a visit to Time squre is like missing a great event in life... especially this must be visited during the night when all the towers at time square are lit with bright screens.

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Los Alamos, New Mexico
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

It was special. We had wonderful time their even though I got so tired I could not even motivate. Thanks.

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Hebron
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Good to experience. If you like the hustle and bustle, this is it! Great to people watch. You'll see it all. If you don't like crowds, don't plan to spend much time here. If you do, go for it!

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Niagara Falls, New York, United States
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

What else can be said, it is a sight, it is a spectacle, it is something that needs to be experienced .... A great place to people watch, a fun place to see, both day and night .... Plenty of shops, restaurants to keep you busy for hours

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Leeds, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 99 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

I have been to New York before and didn't like Times Square the first time round and still don't the second time round. You HAVE to see it as it is so famous but to be honest it is dirty with lots of beggers, loads of shops and you can easily get carried away with the crowds. I would suggest... More 

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This is the iconic New York that so many visitors imagine before they visit - spectacular skyscrapers like the Chrysler Building and Empire State Building, iconic public buildings like Grand Central Terminal and the New York Public Library, and the non-stop hustle and bustle of the city streets. Fifth Avenue is a shopper's paradise where you can find every kind of store imaginable, with fashion brands ranging from the affordable to the ultra-fancy. Visit Rockefeller Center to experience towering Art Deco grandeur, and foodies will love the busy restaurants that stay open late in Koreatown. After dark, Midtown calms down a bit, but at any time of day or night it still feels 100% New York.
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