Popular Cities in New York

Top cities in New York, page 1, based on popularity among TravBuddy members.

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New York #1 most popular location
If there is one city in the world that could be described as the pinnacle of achievement, showcasing the highs and lows of one of the greatest nations on Earth while at the same time epitomiz…
7,773travelers 1,363reviews 655blogs
Brooklyn #2 most popular location
The second largest, yet most populated, borough in New York City is Brooklyn. While technically part of the overall New York City sprawl, Brooklyn has evolved over the years with its own uniq…
731travelers 81reviews 30blogs
Albany #3 most popular location
Albany is the capital of the State of New York and the county seat of Albany County. Albany lies 136 miles (219 km) north of New York City, and slightly to the south of the juncture of the Mo…
119travelers 6reviews 6blogs
Rochester #4 most popular location
Rochester ~Made for Living~ "The World Image Centre" Rochester is built around the Genesee River in Upstate New York, which has a 100 ft waterfall in the middle of downtown (High Falls). …
184travelers 10reviews 4blogs
Lake George #5 most popular location
Lake George is a pretty go-to in the summer. There are lots and lots of hotels/motels for visitors. You can go to the amusement park, water-sports area, look at local handicrafts, or take a b…
6travelers 12reviews 3blogs
Buffalo #6 most popular location
Buffalo is rich in tradition, culture, and ethnic diversity. It is located near Niagara Falls, Canada. Buffalo is full of activities throughout the day and continues well into the night. …
231travelers 9reviews 17blogs
Syracuse #7 most popular location
Syracuse is a small city of approximately 150,000 in the northwest Finger Lakes region of New York State. It is roughly in the middle of the state, midway between Buffalo in the west and Alba…
105travelers 11reviews 5blogs
Lake Placid #8 most popular location
5travelers 4reviews 4blogs
Saratoga Springs #9 most popular location
Saratoga Springs is a city in Saratoga County, New York, USA. The population was 26,186 at the 2000 census. The name reflects the presence of mineral springs in the area. The city is also …
18travelers 2reviews 4blogs
Ithaca #10 most popular location
Ithaca is the epitome of a "college town" as Cornell University (an Ivy Legue school) and Ithaca College are housed here. It is known for its liberal leanings, giving more votes to Ralph Nade…
55travelers 11reviews 3blogs
Montauk #11 most popular location
Montauk is the easternmost point of Long Island, otherwise known as "the end". It is the home of several state parks, including the famous Montauk Lighthouse, which remains a popular touri…
5travelers 1reviews 1blogs
Bronx #12 most popular location
The Bronx is one 5 boroughs that comprise New York City. It is the only borough attached to the rest of the continental United States and is the only borough to be premised by the word "The"…
154travelers 9reviews 12blogs
Binghamton #13 most popular location
Binghamton is the home of approximately 48,000 residents. It sits on the border of Pennsylvania and the Susquehanna River passes right through downtown. The river has been known to cause se…
24travelers 6reviews 1blogs
Cheektowaga #14 most popular location
Cheektowaga comes from the Native American phrase "Land of the Crab Apple". It is a suburb to the west of Buffalo, and is historically populated by Polish Immigrants. Cheektowaga is the h…
1travelers 5reviews
Cooperstown #15 most popular location
Being the Otsego County seat Cooperstown is somewhat of a political center. A small town by almost anyone’s standards it had a population of only 1,936 in 2003. While most commonly know…
8travelers 2reviews 2blogs
Watertown #16 most popular location
Watertown is located in Jefferson County in Upstate New York, it is close to the Canadian border and the Thousand Island Region. Watertown is the closest city to Fort Drum Army Base. The clos…
14travelers 1reviews
Liverpool #17 most popular location
10travelers 1reviews 1blogs
Utica #18 most popular location
Utica is part of the Mohawk River Valley, settled during the 18th century. Before Europeans, the land was occupied by the Oneida Tribe, part of the mighty Iroquois Nation. In 1758, Fort Schul…
15travelers 3reviews
Poughkeepsie #19 most popular location
21travelers 1reviews
Fishkill #20 most popular location
1travelers 1reviews
Newburgh #21 most popular location
10travelers 1reviews
Plattsburgh #22 most popular location
19travelers 1reviews
Watkins Glen #23 most popular location
With a population well below 3,000, Watkins Glen is surprsingly small for a village so well know. Perhaps the town's biggest claim to fame lies with its being the home of Watkins Glen Grand …
3travelers 4reviews
White Plains #24 most popular location
25travelers 3reviews 2blogs
Harlem #25 most popular location
Harlem is a neighborhood in Manhattan, long known as a major colony and anglicized the name of the town to Harlem. On September 16, 1776, the Battle of Harlem Heights, sometimes referred to a…
8travelers 4reviews 1blogs
Vestal #26 most popular location
5travelers 2reviews
Yonkers #27 most popular location
Yonkers is a large city/town in Westchester county, North of the Bronx and about 45 minutes by train from Manhattan. The city is spread out over hills rising from near sea level at the eas…
33travelers 4reviews
Geneva #28 most popular location
3travelers 1reviews 1blogs
Flushing #29 most popular location
Flushing is an urban neighborhood in the northern part of the borough of Queens in New York City, New York. Flushing is bounded by Shea Stadium on the West, Francis Lewis Boulevard on the Ea…
27travelers 4reviews 4blogs
Queensbury #30 most popular location
6travelers 2blogs
Cortland #31 most popular location
11travelers 1reviews
Astoria #32 most popular location
37travelers 6reviews 1blogs
Riverhead #33 most popular location
Riverhead is in the East End of Long Island, New York. It is the point before the island branches into the North Fork (Greenport, Orient Point) and the South Fork (the Hamptons, Montauk). S…
2travelers 2reviews
Auburn #34 most popular location
Auburn's a small town in Upstate, NY. It's a fairly quiet place but does have some claims to fame. It has the home of Harriet Tubman, an African-American abolitionist who traveled the Under…
8travelers 2reviews
Hauppauge #35 most popular location
1travelers 3reviews
Canandaigua #36 most popular location
6travelers 1reviews
Rome #37 most popular location
10travelers 1reviews 1blogs
Oswego #38 most popular location
The city of Oswego grew up on the shore of Lake Ontario around the mouth of the Oswego River. There are many artsy and folksy shops in town, in addition to the usual fare. There are over 200 …
9travelers 1reviews
Verona #39 most popular location
1reviews
Corning #40 most popular location
8travelers 1blogs
Long Island City #41 most popular location
17travelers 7reviews 1blogs
Webster #42 most popular location
2travelers 1reviews
Elmsford #43 most popular location
2travelers 1reviews
Painted Post #44 most popular location
3travelers 1reviews
Jamestown #45 most popular location
Jamestown is located in the "Southern Tier" of New York.
13travelers 1blogs
Skaneateles #46 most popular location
3travelers 2reviews 1blogs
Brooklyn Heights #47 most popular location
4reviews
Hyde Park #48 most popular location
3travelers 4reviews 2blogs
Tannersville #49 most popular location
1blogs
Pittsford #50 most popular location
Pittsford New York is a beautiful and refined canalside town. Whether you are enjoying feeding the ducks in Schoen Place, or sitting down for a nice crepe dinner, Pittsford is a lovely and en…
4travelers 2reviews
Fairport #51 most popular location
Welcome to Fairport. Walk along the Erie Canal, and join in the festivities of Canal Days on Main Street. Head to Perinton Park and watch a regatta. Fairport is a beautiful place. Fairport i…
3travelers 3reviews
Troy #52 most popular location
Troy was formerly one of the most prestigious cities in the United States. It's proximity to the large city of Albany which became the capital and being at the junction of the Hudson and Moh…
13travelers 1reviews 1blogs
Ronkonkoma #53 most popular location
8travelers 1reviews
Herkimer #54 most popular location
1travelers 1reviews
Penn Yan #55 most popular location
3travelers 1reviews
Huntington #56 most popular location
Huntington is located in northwest Suffolk County in New York. Some attractions that can be found there include the Cinema Arts Centre, which shows independent, foreign and sometimes silent …
26travelers 1reviews
Jamaica #57 most popular location
12travelers 1reviews 1blogs
Staten Island #58 most popular location
57travelers 1reviews 5blogs
Farmingdale #59 most popular location
11travelers 1reviews
Chautauqua #60 most popular location
1travelers 2reviews
Saugerties #61 most popular location
4travelers 1blogs
Bay Shore #62 most popular location
8travelers 2reviews
Port Jefferson #63 most popular location
Port Jefferson is an incorporated village on the North Shore of Long Island, NY. It is about 50 miles east of New York City, in Suffolk County. The Port Jefferson Ferry runs back and forth ac…
7travelers 3reviews 1blogs
Long Beach #64 most popular location
18travelers 2reviews
Alexandria Bay #65 most popular location
2travelers 2blogs
Westbury #66 most popular location
6travelers 1reviews
Garden City #67 most popular location
6travelers 1reviews
Coney Island #68 most popular location
Coney Island is located in the southern most area of Brooklyn, NY. It was a major resort and home of Astroland amusement park that reached its peak in the early 1900s. After the Civil War, C.…
1travelers 3blogs
Montour Falls #69 most popular location
Montour Falls is a village in Schuyler County, New York, United States. The population was 1,797 at the 2000 census. A waterfall in the village gives the village its name. The name "Montour" …
3reviews
Highland #70 most popular location
3travelers 1blogs
Hempstead #71 most popular location
11travelers 1reviews
Little Falls #72 most popular location
2reviews 1blogs
Mayville #73 most popular location
1travelers 1reviews
Kerhonkson #74 most popular location
1travelers 1reviews
Bolton Landing #75 most popular location
1reviews
Montgomery #76 most popular location
4travelers 1reviews
Woodstock #77 most popular location
12travelers 1blogs
Fredonia #78 most popular location
Fredonia is home to Fredonia State University.
5travelers 1blogs
Rhinebeck #79 most popular location
Rhinebeck is a small town in the Hudson Valley located in upstate New York. It is a picturesque colonial village which has grown into a tourist oriented center for NYC sightseers. There are…
2travelers 2reviews
Greenport #80 most popular location
1travelers 1blogs
Southold #81 most popular location
3travelers 2reviews 1blogs
Rye #82 most popular location
7travelers 1reviews
Youngstown #83 most popular location
2reviews
New Rochelle #84 most popular location
7travelers 1blogs
Patchogue #85 most popular location
2travelers 2reviews
Bayside #86 most popular location
12travelers 1reviews
Cobleskill #87 most popular location
3travelers 2blogs
Syosset #88 most popular location
6travelers 1reviews
Ticonderoga #89 most popular location
Ticonderoga is a small yet beautiful town in eastern New York. South of Plattsburgh, it's also across a narrow strech of Lake Champlain from Vermont. Ticonderoga is famous for two things- i…
1travelers 1blogs
Corona #90 most popular location
3travelers 2reviews
Bayport #91 most popular location
2travelers 1reviews
Rosendale #92 most popular location
1travelers 1blogs
Scotia #93 most popular location
1travelers 1reviews
Massapequa Park #94 most popular location
6travelers 1reviews
Castile #95 most popular location
1reviews
Oyster Bay #96 most popular location
Oyster Bay is located along Long Island's "Gold Coast" (the North Shore) in Nassau County. It was once home to former U.S. President Theodore "Teddy" Roosevelt and visitors can go see his ho…
2travelers 1reviews
Trumansburg #97 most popular location
A small village in the Finger Lakes (population
2reviews 1blogs
Ovid #98 most popular location
1travelers 1reviews 1blogs
Lowville #99 most popular location
1travelers 1reviews
Orient Point #100 most popular location
1reviews