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40°43′N 74°00′W


Area: 1,214.4 km2 Population: 8,363,710 (July 1, 2008)


Area: 159.2 km2 Population: 404,005 (2009)


Location: Liberty Island Built: 1886


Location: Vabaduse v채ljak Built: 2009


Tourism: 47 million foreign and American tourists visiting each year. Major destinations include the Empire State Building, Ellis Island, Broadway theatre productions.


Tourism: The main attractions are in the two old towns (Lower Town and Toompea) which are both easily explored on foot. Eastern districts around Pirita and Kadriorg are also worth visiting and the Estonian Open Air Museum near Rocca al Mare, west of the city, preserves aspects of Estonian rural culture and architecture.


Cost (as of June 2006): Fares begin at $2.50 ($3.00 after 8:00 p.m., and $3.50 during the peak weekday hours of 4:00–8:00 p.m.) and increase based on the distance traveled and time spent in slow traffic (40 cents for each one-fifth of a mile or 60 seconds of no motion or motion under 12 miles an hour).


Cost (2009): The base fare usually 35–70 EEK. The waiting charge, used only when the taxi is actually standing, 100–300 EEK/hr. The per-kilometre charges: a daytime charge used from 6:00 a.m. to 11:00 p.m., and a nighttime charge used from 11:00 p.m. to 6:00 a.m. both usually 8–15 EEK/km.


Location: 350 Fifth Avenue. Tallest Building in the world (between 1931 and 1972).


Location: Lai street 50. Tallest Building in the world (between 1549 and 1625).


Location: 5th Avenue and 82nd Street, Manhattan. Price: $20.00 (adult)/$0.00 (child). Free Entry with The New York Pass.


Location: A. Weizenbergi 34/Valge 1, Kadriorg. Price: 85 EEK/40 EEK.


Location: Manhattan Size: 843 acres/341 hectares.


Location: Kadriorg Size: ~247 acres/100 hectares.


Tickets: $8–15 When: April/May


Tickets: 50–75 EEK When: November/December


THE CITY THAT NEVER SLEEPS


THE CITY THAT WILL NEVER BE COMPLETE


59°26′N 24°45′E



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