- State: NY
- Country: United StatesQueens is best known as the home of two of NYC’s major airports, LaGuardia and JFK International.
Major Attractions and Locations:
Astoria, Aqueduct Race Track, Shea Stadium, home of the New York Mets, Flushing Meadows Park, home of the US Open Tennis, Forest Hills, St. John’s University, York College and Queens College.
The city consists of five boroughs: The Bronx, Brooklyn, Manhattan, Staten Island and Queens.
VISITOR INFORMATION NY Convention & Visitor Information: 2 Columbus Circle. 212-397-8200, 800-692-8474. Area Weather: 212-976-1212. WEB INFO: http://www.nycvisitor.com TRANSPORTATION NYC Transit Authority: 718-330-1234 Port Authority Bus Terminal: 800-247-7433 TAXIS/LIMO Taxi charges: $2. upon entering, 30¢ additional 1/5 mile. $35. flat fee from JFK Airport to Manhattan. $14 form La Guardia to Manhattan. These prices may change at anytime.
New York city is the largest city in the United States, with its metropolitan area ranking among the largest…