New York’s Times Square: A square where time stands still!


Barkha Goenka | Aug 15, 2016 14:50

Colloquially known as the crossroads of the world or the heart of the world, ‘Times Square’ in Midtown Manhattan in New York City, is the most visited place globally that attracts more than 3,60,000 visitors a day. A place that serves as a platform to Americans to celebrate and display their patriotic spirit to the fullest, Times Square is bound to awestruck the tourists with its infectious energy and the hustle and bustle day and night. If you visit Times Square at night, first take few moments to soak up the vibe! Your heart might literally skip a beat here, as the skyscrapers lightened up with neon billboards will spellbind you.The fast-paced city traffic, along with the bright lights of the billboards and shops, make Times Square the quintessential symbol of New York City, with a potpourri of pop culture, tourists, pubs, etc. at display. Famous Hollywood and Bollywood movies like Spider-Man, Godzilla, Ghostbusters, Transformers, Kal Ho Naa Ho, English Vinglish, Kabhi Alvida Na Kehna, etc. had their certain scenes shot at Times Square. One can find numerous street-food stalls, prominent shopping outlets and restaurants open 24×7 here. Nation Next gives you a pictorial tour of the very famous Times Square…

Photos by: Barkha Goenka