Submitted by ub on Wed, 08/14/2013 - 22:48

The possibilities are virtually endless in Manhattan, whether you’re experiencing its magnificence for the first or 100th time. The borough’s vibrancy attracts millions of visitors who are eager to dive into shopping, dining, nightlife and the arts—outdoors and indoors. Times Square, Central Park and the Hudson River bike paths are perfect starting points for those discovering Manhattan’s landscape, but many of the borough’s treasures require further detours. Explore Chelsea’s warehouses filled with art galleries or eat and shop at Chinatown’s markets and Little Italy’s cafes. Nightlife reigns supreme on the Lower East Side, while Harlem’s legendary streets are dotted with music halls, lounges and mouthwatering dining options. No matter where you choose to start your adventure in Manhattan, you’re guaranteed to find an abundance of exciting options.