It is an island that is in the Atlantic Ocean and that belongs to the city of New York . If you decide to go to know it, you cannot miss the South Beach and Midland areas. South Beach is one of the most important places on the island. Thousands of people flock there to enjoy the fireworks they launch regularly and their free concerts overlooking Manhattan. Right at the end of the coast is Midland Beach , which is the perfect place to sunbathe and swim.
Remember to pay a visit to the historic district of San Jorge . It is located on the north coast, the area is an enclave of around 80 architecturally very important buildings. Grab a map to wander among these important buildings that include the French Renaissance style of Borough Hall .
Then you can take a tour of Fort Wadsworth which are the fortifications found in the area of the Verrazanno Bridge . The fort is one of the oldest military installations in the United States. Now idle, visitors can explore the catacombs and corridors that lead to one of the city’s highest, marvelous panoramic views.
If you want to enjoy nature, go to the immense park that contains a beach inside. The beach is the ideal place to swim for a while and then explore the natural trails that surround it. If you need to keep the children entertained you can take them to the city zoo. The zoo features an extensive collection of reptiles, a rainforest, an aquarium, and a New England-style farm.