Times Square, New York City

Few places conjure up as many iconic images of New York as Times Square, the tourist center of the city, filled with bright video screens and LED signs flashing their messages 24 hours a day. Despite its name, this city landmark isn't a square at all, but the triangular intersections of several main roads in the middle of Manhattan. Stop at the prominent visitor center for restaurant and hotel recommendations, free maps, and ticket sales for many tourist attractions. Often called the crossroads of the world, the area features themed restaurants, theaters, and shops. Put Times Square into our New York City trip planner and find out what's close by, where to stay, and where to head next.
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  • A meeting place for thousands of people. Fabulous. Day and night. It's awesome lighting and billboards
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  • Unmissable, recommended to go at all hours, especially to see it day and night. One feels in the center of the world, the lights, the noises, the people, if you are a metropolis lover this is the best place to go. A lot of stores, with normal prices, nothing out of control. You can eat, also in big varieties of rpecios, take Eun coffee at Starbucks and just watch the day go by.
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