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New York City, USA - Washington D.C., USA - Comparison and Distance between
Distance: 6,647 km / 4,130 miles
New York City, New York, USA
You are looking at New York City , New York in USA. The city has a population of 18818536 residents. It is located on 42.51 degrees longitude, and 74.00 latitude.
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New York City , General info:
New York City (officially the City of New York) is the most populous city in the United States of America. Its business, financial and trading organizations are significant players in the nation's economy and in the world. The city is also one of the world's most important cultural centers with hundreds of world-class museums, galleries, and performance venues. Home of the United Nations, the city is also perhaps the world's largest diplomatic center.New York is the most diverse city in the world. Whatever your ethnicity or race, there's a slice of New York that feels like home. Nearly 40% of all New Yorkers were born outside the US.
New York City , Cheap stuff:
Cheap walking, nothing else.
New York City , Different stuff:
Numerous major American cultural movements began in the city, such as the Harlem Renaissance, which established the African-American literary canon in the United States. The city was the epicenter of jazz in the 1940s, abstract expressionism in the 1950s, and the birthplace of hip hop in the 1970s. The city's punk and hardcore scenes were influential in the 1970s and 1980s. The city has more than 2,000 arts and cultural organizations and more than 500 art galleries of all sizes. The city government funds the arts with a larger annual budget than the National Endowment for the Arts.
New York City , Don't miss:
Broadway theatre, or a Broadway show, refers to a performance, usually of a play or musical, presented in one of the 39 large professional theatres with 500 seats or more located in the Theatre District of the New York City borough of Manhattan. Broadway theatre is the best known form of professional theatre to the general public in the United States and the most lucrative for the performers, technicians and others involved in putting on the shows. The Broadway theatre district is a key tourist attraction in New York City.
New York City , Food:
Has all the eating options covered and you can find almost every type of food available and every cuisine of the world represented. There are literally tens of thousands of restaurants, ranging from dingy $2-a-slice pizza joints to the $500-a-plate prix fixe sushi at Masa. Thousands of delis, bodegas, and grocery stores dot every corner of the city and DIY meals are easy and cheap to find. Street food comes in various tastes, ranging from the ubiquitous New York hot dog vendors to the many middle eastern carts at street corners in mid-town. Fruit stalls appear at many intersections from Spring to Fall with ready to eat strawberries, bananas, apples, etc. available at very low cost. Vegetarians will find New York to be a paradise with hundreds of vegetarian-only restaurants and good veggie options in even the most expensive places.
Don't miss - The New York Hot Dog, vendors all over the city sell hot dogs from carts. The New York Pizza, a peculiarly New York thing, you can buy pizza, with a variety of toppings, by the slice from almost every pizzeria in the city.
New York City , Hotels:
New York has some of the most expensive hotels in the world. Expect to pay up to $50 for a hostel style hotel; around $100-$200 for a budget room with shared bath; $250-$350 for a mid-range hotel with a decent room and a restaurant and/or room service; and much higher in the many high end hotels in the city. In the mid-range and splurge hotels, it often pays to ask for a corporate rate. Most rooms below $200 in Manhattan are small with room for a bed, a tv and little else.
New York City , Safety:
In contrast to a dangerous reputation it once arguably deserved, New York in the 1990s and early 21st century became one of the safest cities in the United States. City had the lowest crime rate of among the 25 largest U.S. cities, with New York's crime rate decreasing during periods when the nation as a whole saw increases. Violent crime in New York City has decreased 75% in the last twelve years and the murder rate in 2005 was at its lowest level since 1963.
NOT IN ALABAMA
NYC is NOT in Alabama Its in New York
Kallyana, 2009-09-23 18:22:20
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Washington D.C., Maryland, USA
You are looking at Washington D.C. , Maryland in USA. The city has a population of 570902 residents. It is located on -75.02 degrees longitude, and 38.82 latitude.
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Washington D.C. , General info:
Washington, D.C.,is the capital of the United States. It is coterminous with the District of Columbia.The city was named after George Washington, the first President of the United States.The centers of all three branches of the U.S. government are located in the District. Also situated in the city are the headquarters for the World Bank, the International Monetary Fund, the Organization of American States, the Inter-American Development Bank, and other national and international institutions, including labor unions and professional associations.
Washington D.C. , Cheap stuff:
Washington D.C. , Different stuff:
International Spy Museum (The story of spies, intelligence operations and deceptions that changed the course of history)
Washington D.C. , Don't miss:
Washington is home to numerous national landmarks and is one of the most popular tourist destinations in the United States.
National Mall & Memorial Parks ,Library of Congress.Some of the more notable documents in the National Archives include the Declaration of Independence, the Constitution and the Bill of Rights.
Washington D.C. , Food:
Today Washington is recognized as one of the world's great dining destinations, with a long list of renowned chefs and spectacular restaurants that are remarkable for their lavishness, architecture and creativity. The most talented Chefs in the world have demonstrated that Washington was also a gourmet and fine dining destination. You can find everything in Washington D.C.!
Washington D.C. , Hotels:
Book directly at top Washington, DC Hotels such as the historic and elegant Churchill Hotel and the beautiful Washington Court Hotel. Book a Washington, DC – Alexandria Vacation Package from Wyndham Vacation Resorts. Plus guaranteed low rates at the The Holiday Inn Capitol; To book Washington, DC Hotels at Group Rates simply fill out the desired area and rates and let hotels submit offers for your business.
The list of hotels in Washington is very long.
Washington D.C. , Safety:
Crime in Washington, D.C., peaked in the early 1990s, when it was known as the murder capital of the United States. Crime rates have since declined substantially as gentrification has spread across many parts of the city.
this city is so ql
dule, 2008-01-24 04:35:08
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