Fifth Avenue is one of the most famous streets in New York, crossing the city and ending at Central Park. There are several reasons for its popularity. Firstly, some of the best shops in the world are found here, exuding luxury and sophistication at several locations on this street, particularly at the end closest to Central Park, where you will find big names such as Apple, Cartier and Abercrombie & Fitch. The section from the Flatiron Building to Washington Square also boasts numerous well-known shops, such as the impressive Victoria’s Secret building. Fifth Avenue is also home to several of the city’s monuments, including the Public Library, the Empire State Building and St. Patrick’s Cathedral.