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Diversity
Geography
Attractions & Activities
Transportation
Housing
Banking
Health Insurance
Living in New York

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Diversity
This section discusses the diversity of New York City.
Diversity
Geography
Learn about the five boroughs of New York, as well as characteristics of New York's streets and neighborhoods.
Geography
Attractions & Activities
New York offers many attractions and extracurricular activities.
Attractions & Activities
Transportation
Find information on New York's three international airports, as well as other forms of transportation: subways, buses, taxis, and trains.
Transportation
Housing
This section discusses strategies for finding a place to live in New York and provides links to companies and online listings that can help you in your search for housing.
Housing
Banking
In this section, you will learn about banking in the U.S.
Banking
Health Insurance
It is important to have health insurance during your stay in the U.S.
Health Insurance
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