A short boat trip south of Manhattan you reach a small island – the tiny Ellis Island used to be
The Statue of Liberty on Liberty Island is one of the most important symbols in the world and well worth a visit if you are in New York
Tucked in between the high rise buildings on Wall Street you will find a smaller older building. It is the
At the South tip of Manhattan you will find a small fort which used to protect the New York harbor against attacks.
Down at the southern tip of Manhattan is an amazing building. It houses the museum of American Indians and it is worth going inside even if you have no interest in Indian history – since the building is magnificent.