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Harlem, New York City

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This historical New York neighborhood Harlem is most famous for the artistic achievements of its "Harlem Renaissance." Visit the many neighborhood landmarks listed on the National Register of Historic Places, see live music or show, or stop into a local restaurant or shop to experience a bit of the area's history and changing culture. Located in the northern part of the Manhattan borough, Harlem was originally a Dutch village. Over the years, it became predominantly African American. In the 1920s and 1930s, a period known as the "Harlem Renaissance," members of the neighborhood produced an abundance of artistic content, particularly music and writing. For Harlem and beyond, use our New York City trip builder to get the most from your New York City vacation.
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  • One of the five boroughs of New York deserves to be visited. Out of the hustle of Manhattan, no skyscrapers and normal people. History and culture of the city, I stopped by here with the bus discovered
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  • We stayed there on main street the 125th in Mather Luther King Street and is a street lined with shops, full of African-Americans and has a very nice roll, very friendly people, jobs with hip hop music, there's a Marshalls and Burlington coming to buy great, and very safe area, went to the metro at 5 in the morning and at any time we feel insecure
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  • Perhaps another thing one imagines, but this district is very large and you can see a beautiful architecture, typical of other times. A good option is to go by car, to explore it on foot, it is very extensive, and there is too much traffic...
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