Whether you decide to watch musicals on Broadway or the Knicks game in Madison Square Garden, New York is packed with abundant activities for everyone. Rocky rollercoasters, breathtaking bridges, iconic monuments and people of every colour shade and hue, there is nothing like New York. One visit, and you’ll fall in love with the Big Apple.
The colony, named New Amsterdam expanded through out the early 1600s, at the expense of thousands of Native American and colonist lives. The Native American population was also decimated by smallpox, first contracted by the Mohawk following contact with children of Dutch traders. In 1664 an English naval expedition sailed to New Amsterdam and the Dutch, under threat of attack, …