The 20 things you must do in New York

Bright, busy and bolshy... New York is the ultimate city break.

From hip bars and iconic hotels to soaring skyscrapers, here's why the Big Apple is the coolest place to visit.

Sleep in a van in New York

Booking a parked van for the night provides an option for adventurous, budget-minded visitors to NYC.

There's no electricity, no running water, no bathroom, but there is a spectacular view of the Manhattan skyline.

New Orleans reborn

FILE - In this Feb. 17, 2015 file photo, revelers pack Bourbon Street on Mardi Gras day in the French Quarter in New Orleans.  New Orlean?s tourism industry has rebuilt, rebounded and modernized in the 10 years since Katrina. (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert, File)

A decade after Hurricane Katrina tourists are visiting New Orleans in their droves.

Brazen bear breaks in

This brazen black bear saw a cat flap as an opportunity.

The bear enjoyed a feast of brownies, Toblerones and Pepsi - then came back for more.

From a galaxy far, far away

Star Wars Land

Two new expansions at Disney's theme parks that will bring the celebrated Star Wars film franchise to life.

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