John Lennon said in the 1970s that New York was the greatest place on earth, that “Today [sic] America is the Roman Empire and New York is Rome itself”.
A lot has changed since Lennon’s day, but there is no doubt, when walking down the sidewalk of a high rise New York street, you can’t help but feel you are in the centre of somewhere big, somewhere famous and somewhere you want to know more about.
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