Times Square, New York City

Few places conjure up as many iconic images of New York as Times Square, the tourist center of the city, filled with bright video screens and LED signs flashing their messages 24 hours a day. Despite its name, this city landmark isn't a square at all, but the triangular intersections of several main roads in the middle of Manhattan. Stop at the prominent visitor center for restaurant and hotel recommendations, free maps, and ticket sales for many tourist attractions. Often called the crossroads of the world, the area features themed restaurants, theaters, and shops. PutTimes Square into our New York City trip planner and find out what's close by, where to stay, and where to head next.
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  • Stayed at Hotel Mela! Great location, walking distance everywhere! Close to theaters, bars and restaurants  more »
  • Sit on the stand at Times Square and watch people go by, enjoy the bill boards and the lights, the "Inn" Spot in New York!  more »
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