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"New York", But Manhattan Really, Explained

The names are world famous, Central Park, Harlem, Broadway, Downtown, Fifth Avenue, East Side, Wall Street, who hasn't heard of these New York places!?! Through endless movies we think we know New York, but do we really ... where is Harlem, what are the Avenues, but then what about the Streets?

I sort of thought I did, maybe I had an inkling about it. I knew it was a grid system, sort of.

I also knew that the "New York" I heard or thought about was actually Manhattan, that's the skyline I 'know', the one that King Kong clambers over.

If you're like me, you wouldn't really be comfortable explaining where Uptown and Downtown swaps then this is the video for you. I couldn't stop exclaiming, "Ohhhh, so that's what that means!!"