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Big Apple, or the city that never sleeps, whatever you want to call it, New York is a city that cannot even be fully discovered in years, let alone a few days. Still, we can give you the best of spots to visit to make your New York travel a worthwhile visit.
We suggest you take up a new york vacation rentals house or a hostel, which will be much cheaper than a hotel and will make you experience the most authentic New York living style. Doesn’t matter if you’re travelling solo or with family, these rental houses can accommodate all. Now, let’s start with travelling.
You want to visit the Empire State Building. The first thing that comes to mind is booking an uber or taking that very ‘yellow’ New York taxi. Ultimately, you get stuck in traffic because the Big Apple is famous for that.
So, the simple solution is to take the subway. They cost as low as 2.75$ for a single journey. Even a 7-day metro card costs 32$ and gets you unlimited subway rides and bus journeys.
If you’re a cycling enthusiast, you can borrow bikes from over 750 docking stations which cost around 12$ for 24 hours. The city includes something for everybody. Museums, parks, theatre shows, sightseeing locations and even historic places.
The first place you would want to visit in new york vacation rentals would be the famous ‘lady holding the torch’. You can take a Staten Island Ferry to Manhattan which is available 24 X 7 and take a breath-taking view of the statue. Next to it is situated the Ellis Island which is a good enough place to stay for a few hours.
Not to miss, walking the Brooklyn Bridge at night specifically, when you can see the city lit up! Go from the Grand Central Station to Times Square all through the Subway. Times Square might seem like a rushing place.
Now, that you’ve saved money on travel, you can spend more on food.
New York houses an enormous number of food trucks that serve breakfast bagels, pretzels, pizza slices and other fast food options.
Apart from all the commercialized food joints, these trucks are easy to find and serve fresh food on the go! Adding to that, if you are a beer enthusiast, there are a host of breweries around the city, especially in Brooklyn. Here, liquor is served by the hour and discounts are given in happy hours.
Now, for some peace and quiet, try visiting the famous parks, namely, ‘Central Park’, ‘Battery Park’ among others. Try watching a Broadway show if you’re a play enthusiast or a Yankees / Mets / Knicks game if sports excites you more.
Coming to seeing the city from the top, you have options. Either visit the Empire state building and spend 54$ or go to the ‘Rockefeller Centre’ and spend just 36$ and get the most panoramic view of the city.
Apart from these, you get to see Wall Street, click a picture with the famous ‘Bull statue’, visit the World Trade Center and 9/11 Memorial & Museum and ‘The Trinity Church’.
In all, it will at the least take you 4 days to take a tour of the city with maximum time spent at each spot. We suggest you take this list and make your own itinerary for your next New York adventure as travel is best when done on your own accord.
The above-given tips for new york vacation rentals can help you to make your trip easier! Happy Travel!