11 New York Secrets: the less well known must see sights of New York City!
Secret shortcut down 6 1/2 avenue from 51st to 57th street, a pedestrianized escape from the craziness of midtown Manhattan. Paley Park, with its 20 foot waterfall, is situated close by as is the glass waterfall tunnel.
Cathedrals in the United States. - St. Patricks Cathedral located on Fifth Avenue between 50th and 51st Streets in New York City is decorated in a Neo-Gothic style. Love this picture with the taxis and the old buildings against new!
Rockefeller Center is a complex of 19 commercial buildings covering 22 acres (89,000 m2) between 48th and 51st streets in New York City, United States. Built by the Rockefeller family, it is located in the center of Midtown Manhattan, spanning the area between Fifth Avenue and Sixth Avenue. It was declared a National Historic Landmark in 1987. Source: wikipedia
Rockefeller Center, NYC ~ by Raymond Hood :: "Roosting so high up on Rockefeller Center that it actually gets its own weather systems (mist, occasional hail), the event space Weather Room flattens the city into a patchwork carpet of blocks threaded with shimmering lights. A tourist destination by day, the venue rents out at night as a blank canvas for any private function. You can deck it out with furniture, mood lighting..." via http://nymag.com/listings/bar/the-weather-room/