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. PutTimes 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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  • I would recommend going here during the early hours as its very busy during the day, the lighting is also better at night! Another essential stop if you're visiting NYC. Stunning experience!  more »
  • This was one of those New York places I expected to be smaller than it seems on tv and that is right. Although it is a nice place and a bit of a tourist trap, you have to visit to say you have been...  more »
  • An absolute must - we stayed close by so went there several times, has to be seen at night to be fully appreciated. There are numerous street performers who work for tips and will try and grab you...  more »

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