New York is recognized as a cultural and political epicenter. That makes it an endlessly fascinating and endlessly dangerous place to hang out. So here, for your consideration, are 5 tourist traps to avoid when visiting New York. One thing to be aware of is to avoid the street food. Usually, it’s either poorly prepared or borderline unsafe. Pre-packaged goods are fine, but you should probably avoid anything home-made unless you have a cast iron stomach.
Which tourist traps have you ever visited and been embarrassed to admit that you’ve been to?