Three reasons to visit New York now
Spotlight visits New York!
Here, we look at three developments there that have added to the tourist experience. Now is a particularly good time to visit a favourite tourist destination that keeps on changing and adapting.
Reason no. 1: The rise of freedom
For nine years after the deadly attack on 11 September 2001, the former World Trade Center site was an ugly hole in the ground. That began to change when the structure of the new 1 World Trade Center — nicknamed the Freedom Tower — started to rise from the ground. The building officially opened in late 2014.