NY Times Top 52 Places to Visit In 2017 - Guess which NYC borough made the list. It's not the one you think.
In this years Top 52 places to visit in 2017 we have a pleasant surprise coming in at number 51, and no it ain't the BK. It's The Bronx! Yes the birthplace of Hip Hop is quickly becoming a destination for new residents and tourists. From the coffee shops, to the galleries to the boutiques, The Bronx is rising, having the largest population growth of any county in the state in 2016. It seems like The Bronx has come a long way since the 1970's crime infested days romanticized in the classic films like "The Warriors", "Escape From New York", or more recently the Netflix hit "The Get Down" which I strongly recommend you check out.
Read more about The Bronx and the other 51 destinations on the NY Times list Top 52 places to visit in 2017.