Sometimes known as the "Crossroads of the World," it has achieved the status of an iconic world landmark and has become a symbol of New York City.
Times Square is the only neighborhood with zoning ordinances requiring building owners to display illuminated signs.
The density of illuminated signs in Times Square now rivals that of Las Vegas.
Officially, signs in Times Square are called "spectaculars", and the largest of them are called "jumbotrons."
It has also attracted a number of large financial, publishing, and media firms to set up headquarters in the area.
I am sure that the guys will go to the Top of New York lounge on the top floor of the Marriott Marquis in Times Square.The floor revolves giving you a 360-degree view of the entire city in the course of an hour.
Thereafter they are off to the Bronx, to watch a ball game at Yankee stadium!