Manhattan is New York's most famous and iconic borough, from the landing of the Dutch in the 1600's at the tip of Manhattan Island to the memorable skyline of skyscrapers, Manhattan is often the 1st spot you would think of when thinking of New York City. In addition to being the most recognizable borough in New York is also the most populated place in the city to rent a vacation rental apartment.
Traveling through Manhattans varied neighborhoods is something not to miss. From the hip Lower East Side where you will find trendy clubs and bars up to Harlem which is seeing its own renaissance; there is always something new and exciting happening in Manhattan.
In Midtown, you will find some of Manhattan's famous skyscrapers including the Empire State building, the Chrysler building and the Top of the Rock at Rockefeller Center. Just north of midtown on the Upper East Side of Manhattan is Museum Mile which includes some of the most famous Museums in the world.
Furthermore, Manhattan offers all sorts of cuisine from around the world as well as New York New York specialties like steakhouses and pizzerias.
Of course, Manhattan also offers Broadway theaters, sports at Madison Square Garden and live music at Lincoln Center.
Transportation in Manhattan is a breeze as every major subway line except the G train passes through Manhattan for a potion of its journey. Furthermore, all of the major suburban rail lines terminate at one of Manhattan's 2 main train stations, Penn Station on the west side or Grand Central Terminal on the east side.
Overall, Manhattan lets you live in the heart of the action and is the perfect choice when looking for a New York City Vacation Rental.
Neighborhoods > New York
• Manhattan: Chelsea, East Village, Financial District, Gramercy - Union Square, Greenwich Village - West Village, Harlem, Lower East Side, Midtown East, Midtown West, SoHo, TriBeCa - Battery Park, Upper East Side, Upper West Side, Uptown
• Brooklyn: Bedford Stuyvesant - Crown Heights, Boerum Hill - Cobble Hill - Carroll Gardens - Gowanus, Brooklyn Heights, Downtown Brooklyn - Dumbo, Fort Greene - Clinton Hill - Prospect Heights, Greenpoint, Park Slope, Williamsburg