Lower Manhattan, New York City

Lower Manhattan, also known as Downtown Manhattan, is the southernmost part of Manhattan, the central borough for business, culture, and government in the City of New York, which itself originated at the southern tip of Manhattan Island in 1624.
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  • October 3, 2017
    It is so big that it did not know everything, but in following post I relacionaré some neighborhoods and activities that I took in Downtown for example: Chinatown, Hudson River, 9/11 Memorial, Bull of wall street, etc.
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  • September 29, 2017
    Took the Hop on Hop of bus to Lower Manhattan, visited the 9/11 memorial, Wall Street, New York Stock Exchange and the Charging Bull statue. Can be very busy with tourists.  more »
  • September 25, 2017
    When you explore the lower manhattan you feel happy without knowing why, gives a strange feeling of pleasure and energy, it feels exciting!
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