Posts Tagged New York

Current Events, Weather

‘Historic’ Storm to Hit Northeastern US

'Historic' Storm to Hit Northeastern US

Emergencies have been declared by the government across Massachusetts, New York and New Jersey due to a ‘historic’ storm that is expected to hit the region later today. According to New York Mayor Bill de Blasio, in the next few hours, people in those regions will see “something that hits very hard and very fast […]

January 26, 2015 No Comments / Read More >>

Current Events

Superstorm Sandy Devastates US East Coast

Superstorm Sandy Devastates US East Coast

Hurricane Sandy has caused fear, chaos and devastation to the US East Coast and has left 40 people dead.  There were significant damages to infrastructure due to the heavy winds and flooding. Everywhere flooding is a problem and the massive power outage has affected millions of residents. The  residents of the devastated areas are now […]

October 31, 2012 No Comments / Read More >>

Travel

Top 5 Most Expensive Hotels in the World

Top 5 Most Expensive Hotels in the World

If you have US$ 65,000 splurged for the night, then you have the Royal Penthouse Suite in the President Wilson Hotel in Geneva, Switzerland. Known to be a super secure city but for self-preservationists and fearful rich, this hotel is perfect. Visiting heads of state prefer to enclose themselves at the hotel’s bulletproof doors and […]

September 6, 2012 No Comments / Read More >>

Travel

Top 5 Best Cities to Visit in USA

Top 5 Best Cities to Visit in USA

Choosing the best cities to visit in the United States is a little tougher compared to other travel destinations. Being the third largest country in the world means there are lots of wonderful places and attractions to choose from. If you have seen the country’s landmarks – the Statue of Liberty, Disney World, Hollywood, Broadway, […]

October 29, 2011 No Comments / Read More >>

Interesting Facts, Top News

Security Measures for 9/11 Events

Security Measures for 9/11 Events

Thousands of police officers from New York and District of Columbia, National Guardsmen and F.B.I. intelligence analysts are among the defense forces that have been on alert to safeguard New York and Washington as the world commemorates the 10th anniversary of the September 11 attacks. The security measures in New York and Washington have been […]

September 11, 2011 No Comments / Read More >>

Natural Disasters, Top News

Hurricane Slams New York City

Hurricane Slams New York City

Hurricane Irene has caused damage to the towering building and skyscrapers in New York City and with threats of possible flooding in the financial district. The storm swept the Big Apple with fierce winds accompanied by heavy rainfall, lightning and some reports of tornados. All the business establishments have been closed while thousands were forced […]

August 28, 2011 No Comments / Read More >>

Travel

Stunning New York

Stunning New York

New York – one of the busiest, most thrilling places to explore. Much can be said about the place, but first, let’s take a look at its history. In the year 1524, Giovanni da Verrazano, an Italian national, found the New York Harbor where he met some native Americans. Dutch voyager Henry Hudson navigated the […]

February 18, 2011 No Comments / Read More >>