PHOENIX RISING JULY P.A.D. TRAVELOG – DESTINATION: TIMES SQUARE

TIMESSQUARETimes Square is a major commercial intersection and neighborhood in Midtown Manhattan, New York City, at the junction of Broadway and Seventh Avenue, and stretching from West 42nd to West 47th Streets. Brightly adorned with billboards and advertisements, Times Square is sometimes referred to as The Crossroads of the World, The Center of the Universe, and the heart of The Great White Way. One of the world’s busiest pedestrian intersections, it is also the hub of the Broadway Theater District and a major center of the world’s entertainment industry. Times Square is one of the world’s most visited tourist attractions, drawing an estimated fifty million visitors annually.

New Year’s Eve is one of the busiest times for many of these visits as thousands of tourists come to the Square to watch the ball drop and ring in the new year. Write a Times Square moment, or a New York City memory maker for that matter. If you can make it there…