About New York


Let's have a look around into background of New York
  • Counties: Bronx, Kings (Brooklyn), New York (Manhattan), Queens, Richmond (Staten Island)
  • StateNew York
  • Country: United States
  • Latitude: 40.7141667
  • Longitude: -74.0063889
  • Time zone: America / New York
  • Current time zone offset: UTC/GMT -4 hours

Weather in New York

  • Climate:  Humid Subtropical Climate
  • Best Time to Visit: April to June and September to Early November  

Location

It is the most densely populated city of the state of New York of the U.S.A. with a population of about 8,550,405 (2015 Census)

Distance from New York center to Airport

John F. Kennedy International Airport (Busiest Airport for International Passengers of North America), Newark Liberty International Airport (4th Busiest US Gateways), and LaGuardia Airport.

  • Driving Distance: 19 miles / 31 km (JFK)
  • Driving Time: 38 Minutes (JFK International Airport)
  • Languages: Of 800 languages spoken in New York City English is followed by 51 percent followed by Spanish and then Chinese.

Modes of transport

  • Airport:  John F. Kennedy International Airport, Newark Liberty International Airport, and LaGuardia Airport
  • Rail: New York City Subway.
  • Road: Bus – MTA Regional Bus operations (RBO); Taxi – Yellow Taxicabs

Customs and Tipping

  • For Restaurants and Bars:
    • Waitress and Bartender – 10 – 15 % of the Bill.
  • For Hotels:
    • Room Service: 10 – 15% of the Bill
    • Housekeeper: $1 - $2 per Day
    • Concierge: Between $5 - $25
  • Valet Parking:
    • Parking or Returning Car: $1 - $2  

Nearby Tourist Cities

Emergency Contact Numbers in New York city

  • Fire / Police/ Ambulance: 911
  • Railroad: (718) 330-1234
  • Cab: +1-800-609-8731 (Yellow Cab Toll Free Number)
  • Airport: (718) 244-4444 (John F. Kennedy International Airport)
  • Hospital: (877) RED-CROSS (American Red Cross)

Events

  • St. Patrick’s Day Parade New York City
  • New York Comic-Con
  • Electric Zoo – Music Festival

Tourist Attractions

  • Statue of Liberty
  • The National 9/11 Memorial & Museum
  • Strawberry Fields, John Lennon Memorial

Theatre & Concerts

  • Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts
  • Radio City Music Hall
  • The Phantom of the Opera

Visit Top Restaurants in New York

  • Gabriel Kreuther
  • Los Tacos No. 1
  • Pisillo Italian Panini

Top Shopping Centers in New York

  • Chelsea Market
  • The Strand Bookstore
  • Economy Candy

Museums, Galleries and Gardens

  • Frick Collection
  • Shakespeare Garden
  • Agora Gallery

Iconic Delicacies of Iconic Restros

  • langoustines– Daniel
  • Wild Alaskan King Salmon – Per Se
  • Carne Asada Tacos – Los Tacos No. 1

Sports Club

Headquarter for National Football League, Major League Baseball, National Basketball Association, Major League Soccer and National Hockey League

Shelling Out Dollars

  • Imported beer: $2.67 / 0.33 liter
  • Taxi: $2.50 (base price)
  • 3 BHK (Downtown): $3360.29
  • Cheap meal: $18.00
  • Gasoline: $0.68 / liter
  • 3 course meal: $75.00

Information about Gilbert

Nearby Tourist Cities

Chandler, Mesa, Tempe, etc.

Modes of transport

  • Airport: Phoenix–Mesa Gateway Airport is a public-use airport, which is located 20 miles southeast of Phoenix, in Maricopa County, Arizona
  •  Rail: Maricopa station

Road: Bus – Greyhound: Bus Station; Taxi – I Taxi Cab

Airport

Driving Distance: 11 miles / 18 km

Driving Time: 20 Minutes

Languages: English followed by Spanish

Customs and Tipping

  • For Restaurants and Bars:
    • Waitress and Bartender – 10 – 15 % of the Bill.
  • For Hotels:
    • Room Service: 10 – 15% of the Bill
    • Housekeeper: $1 - $2 per Day
    • Concierge: Between $5 - $25
  • Valet Parking:
    • Parking or Returning Car: $1 - $2 
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