New York City. In 2017, my Dad and I went to New York for his birthday and it was a fantastic, probably once in a life-time, experience. It’s true what they say—the sky is starless. It never gets truly dark, there is always a semi-grey sky rather than the pitch black that you can get in the countryside in the UK. And the city honks all the way through the night. Here is my experience in New York.