Undoubtedly, what characterizes New York City best are the buildings that make up its skyline. Walking through its streets, you can get an up-close look at the greatness of these buildings rising like giants throughout the city's avenues.
Empire State Building
The Empire State Building is the most recognizable building in NYC, as it was the tallest building in the word for 40 years. You can see the entire city and beyond from either of its viewpoints, located on the 86th and 102 floors.
The Chrysler Building is an architectural gem, worth a closer look during any visit.
One World Trade Center
Now the tallest building in the city, it is located in Lower Manhattan on the former site of the Twin Towers.
Another great vantage point high above the city is at Rockefeller Center's Top of the Rock. Here you will feel like you truly are on top of the world.