Shopping • New York City, New York

5th Avenue

40° 46' 20.87760” N -73° 58' 1.27560” W

Perhaps the most iconic avenue in the world. Browse the super-expensive shops and breathe in the atmosphere of the Big Apple.

This major thoroughfare is lined up with well-known brand shops and flagship stores, and those that can be found between 49th Street and 60th Street are often listed among the most expensive ones in the world. Listed as one of the greatest streets to visit in the USA by the American Planning Association in 2012, this historic street is not just about shopping. It is also home to some marvelous museums, parks, exclusive apartments, and historical landmarks.

The street is ready to surprise you with many national historic landmarks too, like the Empire State Building, the Flatiron Building, the New York City Public Library, the Rockefeller Center, and St. Patrick’s Cat­hedral!

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