City of Stamford website
LaGuardia Airport (LGA / KLGA)
Stamford is a city of approximately 117,000 citizens, consisting of 37.3 square miles. Stamford is 25 miles to the northeast of New York City. The central core of the city- Stamford Downtown- offers a wide assortment of places of entertainment, fine restaurants, magnificent retail stores, a shopping mall, and a variety of interesting attractions and places that create an atmosphere of fun and excitement for people of all ages and preferences. The downtown is also home to the University of Connecticut's Stamford Campus.