New York's Fifth Avenue is one of the top 5th luxury pilgrimage destinations in the world. Fifth Avenue ranks first, followed by Paris' Champs-Elysees, London's Oxford Street, Sydney's Pitt Street and Hong Kong's Causeway Bay. Fifth Avenue is considered to be the first shopping paradise. Fifth Avenue with a long history is famous for fashionable element and showily atmospheric unifies, Fifth Avenue almost have the top brand-name stores in all the countries in the world.
Walking in the 5th street, to tell the truth, I feel a little bit like walking along Shanghai's Nanjing Road, certainly, the avenue is more prosperous and more luxurious than Nanjing Road. AS far as I know, there are several characteristics in Fifth Avenue:
First, the perfect fusion of the ancient and the modern, all of these buildings along the street are basically many century-old buildings, but under the weathered roof, one by one distinctive stores give you the sign of modern fashion from time to time.
Second, although brands are everywhere, but top brands live in amity with popular brands, it embodies the egalitarian spirit of the States, such popular brands as Uniqlo also can attract customers at ease and leisure beside Dior, Louisvuitton, Chanel, Prada, you do your thing, and I do my thing.
Third, it is really the world's the highest standard of shopping paradise: the top brands, the most high-end department stores, the latest styles, the widest goods, of course, there is the most expensive price and the best service.
Fourth, the fashionable Fifth Avenue is also retained many historic sites. Rickshaws, street hawkers, even churchs are retained naturally, let us experience the century-old street's glorious past.
For those visitors like us who don't feel like going shopping, shooting street scenes of Fifth Avenue is also a kind of enjoyment, the bustling tourists, the bejewelled celebrities, the beautiful star actors, the multi-millionaire merchants, there are different kinds of celebrities in the world, maybe, you can meet them in the street, in addition, bronze statue of Atlas, St.Patrick Cathedral, Rockefeller Center can help us to further learn about the unique charm of the most famous avenues in the world.
At the crossroads of 47th Street, the famous Broadway is just ahead, then turn right, This is the famous Times Plaza.
bronze statue of Atlas
A platoon of American soldiers pass me in the street.
The only street vendor for selling food is approved by government, close to Fifth Avenue. Because the stall-holder is a disabled veteran who has offered outstanding military services.