New York, New York
There's a million places to go to find out what to do in New York. Some want shopping, some the hottest restaurants, some want museums, theater, music, the list goes on. This page will simply list things recommended by friends, and that has worked for us. You have a tip? Let us know. It is impossible to cover it all but you can't go wrong!
Things to do
World Trade Center
Museum of Moder Art (MOMA) and the STORE...
Fun store: Dylan's candy store
Ellis Island If you have any interest in how your forefathers came to America, you have to go here. It is s
Shopping at Canal Street
Taking a ferry to Staten Island to check out the Statue of Liberty and walking the Brooklyn Bridge
Century 21 for shopping (probably more from visitors from abroad)
Museum of Natural History (buy tickets online)
The Empire State Building Observatory
Window shop on 5th Avenue
Go to Times Square
Discount tickests to musicals and shows at Times Square
Rent bikes and ride through Central Park or row a boat
Go to Strawberry Fields Forever and think about John Lennon
Just walk around (maybe bring a picnic)
There's a zoo in Central Park too!
Go to the ballet
M&M world and Hershey store (Times Square)
Toys R Us
Clothes shopping at Lester's
Serendipity3 - Try the frozen hot chocolate, it's out of this world!!
Pizza at Eataly
Tickets to TV shows. You can see Good Morning America right by Rockefeller Center as they go outside for a bit.
Chelsea Market is near the High Line so you can visit both. It has the loveliest food markets and restaurants, cute shops and is just a wonderful place to wander around.
The High Line
This is just cool.... it is a public park built built on a 1.45-mile-long elevated rail structure from a freight railway. Instead of tearing it down, they built a public park. The views are amazing, you can rest, read, people watch, relax. Check it out here.
There is no way we can keep up with what is hot and what is not so please check before you go....
There is something for every taste and every size of wallet and this is just a small selection of places we have found on our visits there.