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#1/28
Rating:
5
(7 comments)
New York is a uniquely idiosyncratic city - and it's almost impossible to chart in a simple travel guide. The only advice? Make sure you know Fifth and Seventh Avenues!... read more »
#2/28
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4.833335
(6 comments)
Fewer tourists, less perspiration, and lower prices – what’s not to like about New York in winter?... read more »
#3/28
Rating:
5
(3 comments)
Destination: New York City
Trip type: Short Break
Hotels in the Big Apple are notoriously expensive, but you can find a funky guesthouse, b&b or “Pod Room” with bunkbeds for less than $185 a night – often within a five-minute walk of Times Square... read more »
#4/28
Rating:
4.8
(5 comments)
Sassy and smart, the Meatpacking District is the place for New York's young movers and shakers to head for swish boutiques, trendy restaurants and rooftop martinis... read more »
#5/28
Rating:
5
(5 comments)
Destination: New York City
Trip type: Cultural, Eco
If you're feeling exhaustion in New York - perhaps the world's busiest city - head for Central Park. There's so much to see and doing it justice will take far longer than you might think... read more »
#6/28
Rating:
4.5
(2 comments)
Destination: New York City
Trip type: Shopping, Short Break
New York City is one of the best places in the world to indulge in a spot of retail therapy - especially if you know just where to go to find the best deals... read more »
#7/28
Rating:
4
(1 comment)
Destination: New York City
Trip type: Shopping, Short Break
Leave your tourist bubble, stop criss-crossing Manhattan in the back of a yellow cab and try the quickest and cheapest way to get around New York City. I’ve seen the future – and it’s train-shaped... read more »
#8/28
Rating:
4
(1 comment)
You've seen New York in the movies a thousand times but nothing beats the real thing. Here's where to add some film-star magic to your stay in Manhattan... read more »
#9/28
Rating:
4
(1 comment)
Destination: New York City
Trip type: Shopping, Short Break
To stroll along Fifth Avenue is to see New York at its glitziest and most glamorous, from the high-class window-shopping at Harry Winston to the knock-out views from the Top of the Rock... read more »
#10/28
Rating:
4
(1 comment)
Don't waste precious sightseeing hours with indecision about where to slake a thirst or silence a rumbling stomach - just head straight for these top spots to eat and drink in New York... read more »
#11/28
Rating:
4
(2 comments)
Destination: New York City
Trip type: Cultural, Short Break
Great food, great sights, great shopping. What more do you need from a fabulous city - its impossible to FUHGETTABOUDIT. Read this essential guide to ensure you make the most of a short break... read more »
#13/28
Rating:
4
(2 comments)
Candlelit dinners, stunning skyline views and luxurious rooms... prepare to have your heart captured all over again with a romantic trip to the Big Apple... read more »
#14/28
Rating:
4
(4 comments)
Destination: New York City
Trip type: Cultural, Short Break
New York City's iconic streets, avenues, buildings and parks have provided the backdrop for numerous movie blockbusters. Come with me on a tour of my top 10 Big Apple movie locations... read more »
#15/28
Rating:
3.75
(6 comments)
Destination: New York City, New York
Trip type: Family, Short Break
There's too much to do and never enough time on a short break to New York – but from choosing the right airport to buying a tourist pass online, you can do the groundwork from home and save hours... read more »
#16/28
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Rating:
3.5
(4 comments)
Destination: New York City
Trip type: Shopping, Short Break
Shopping in Manhattan the day after Thanksgiving is only for the bravest bargain hunters. Think you're tough enough? Then get set to fight through the crowds and chaos of New York's Black Friday ... read more »
#17/28
Rating:
3.5
(2 comments)
Destination: New York City
Trip type: Short Break
Pricey hotels and a plummeting pound make a holiday in New York more expensive than it’s been for years. So try these tips to make your money go further... read more »
#18/28
Rating:
3.5
(2 comments)
One of the most popular cities in the world, New York is also one of the most efficient at separating tourists from their dollars. If money's tight, check out these tips for visiting on a budget... read more »
#19/28
Rating:
3
(3 comments)
Get a taste of brunch and neighbourhoods on a leisurely New York City weekend break... read more »
#20/28
Rating:
3
(2 comments)
By: Melinda
Destination: New York City
Trip type: Short Break
After visiting New York City as a first time tourist and getting caught in some of the usual traps - and only seeing the usual sights - a second trip opened up a few new ideas... read more »
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