Manayunk, (often misspelled as Manyunk) a neighborhood in the northwestern section of Philadelphia, located on the banks of the Schuylkill River, contains the first canal ever built in the United States. Widely known for its annual bike races, Manayunk is the place to be. Located between Conshohocken and Bala Cynwyd, Manayunk has it all! The Manayunk / Roxborough region has become one of most trendy and sought after living areas in Philadelphia. Manayunk combines the close accessibility of Center City Philadelphia with the less urban feel of a small town community. Philadelphia’s Fairmount, Art Museum, Logan Square, and Rittenhouse areas are just a short ten-minute car or bike ride. Main Street in Manayunk is lined with upscale restaurants, bars, boutiques, and galleries, and is closed one day a year, as it becomes the exciting stage of the classic annual cycle race through the streets of Philly. The apartments and townhouses in Manayunk are just minutes away from Valley Forge, The Main Line, and King of Prussia.