The Big Apple is known for its grid-like streets, towering skyscrapers, the hustle and bustle of pedestrians, the endless sea of yellow cabs, and both great shopping and great food! From dumplings in Chinatown to handcrafted jewellery in Greenwich, there is something for everyone. What makes this city great is its unique and diverse neighbourhoods. Similar to Toronto, NYC is a collection of small cultural centres that together make the whole of the city. Over the next few weeks we’ll look at some of these neighbourhoods to find those hidden gems and popular attractions
Have you ever dreamed of turning NYC into your very own dance stage? Maybe even chasse through Times Square?
Here at Brightspark we love sharing our favourite attractions that will be sure to grab the attention of every of dancer! Whether you’re a Hip Hop genius or a graceful Ballerina, NYC has it all!
Everyone who works at Brightspark shares a love for travel. Over the next few months we will be running a “My Favourite” themed blog series where we will reveal our favourite spots in some of our most popular destinations. Some of these activities are featured on our student itineraries some are gems from off the beaten path that can make any itinerary "sparktacular"!
To start us off: The City That Never Sleeps! New York City is easily one of our most popular travel destinations, and the Brightspark crew is always ready to share their favorite spots in The Big Apple: