For weeks to come, you can participate in the annual Oktoberfest in New York City which promises to be a great fall festival, including all of the fun arts, crafts and delicious cuisine of last year’s event. The event celebrates the German culture and traditions, breaking out the exquisite dark beer, sauerkraut, authentic schweinsbraten (roast pork), and much more. Visitors from around the country come to participate in the food tasting and beer sampling. Come join in the fun in the Big Apple and reserve your New York City lodging ahead of time.
If you’re still in the mood for some of the autumn events, you can book your family on the Circle Line Downtown Fall Foliage Cruise, which heads over many of the most talked-about places in Manhattan. View such astounding places as the Statue of Liberty and Ellis Island, High Tor State Park and Grant’s Tomb. The tour lasts approximately five and a half hours, but you can board early and watch a fall football game or autumn scenery.
Open your eyes to the gorgeous golds, red, oranges and everything in between on the New York Water Taxi Fall Foliage Tour, which provides a comfortable water taxi heading along the Hudson River. Visitors can look out either side to see the beauty of the coastlines and gain a knowledgeable perspective of the area through the accompanying audio tour. Bicycle racks are attached to the ship, so you can take a bike ride to and from your fun tour.
Come early for the sights and sounds of New York City in the fall. The scenery and bustling environment will make many great memories.
Can’t decide between spending a romantic New Year’s Eve evening with your loved one or enjoying an evening of parties, lights, and excitement? With a trip to New York City for New Year’s Eve, you will not have to choose! The Big Apple has activities and events to suit any visitor over the New Year’s Eve weekend.
Of course, the place to be in New York City on New Year’s Eve is Times Square, where you can celebrate 2010 with thousands of visitors. You can watch the ball drop for yourself while you enjoy the festive holiday atmosphere of Times Square. While you are in Times Square for New Year’s Eve, stop in at Planet Hollywood on Times Square to enjoy delicious American cuisine in an interactive and fun environment. Planet Hollywood is a great place to eat any time of year, and on New Year’s Eve, the atmosphere will be even better. With a Planet Hollywood Meal Ticket, you will have your choice of entrée as well as a soft drink and dessert.
If you are looking for some romance during your New Year’s vacation, visit the Empire State Building Observatory. As the scene of some of the most memorable romantic scenes from movies like Sleepless in Seattle and An Affair to Remember, you and your loved one can create your own New Year’s memories as you watch the lights of the city from the best vantage point in town.
Whether you decide to plan a romantic vacation for two or a non-stop party experience in the City that Never Sleeps, you’re going to need a great place to stay. We offer many hotels in Times Square that will put you in the heart of the action for New Year’s Eve as well as close to many attractions, shops, and restaurants. If you’re planning a romantic getaway, why not splurge and book tickets at one of the nicest hotels in town? Midtown Manhattan is home to four and five star hotels like the Kimberly Hotel, the St. Regis, and W New York that offer a luxurious experience that will be the perfect setting for a New Year’s vacation in the city.
New York is the perfect romantic city to rekindle your romance with your special someone on Valentine’s Day Weekend. From Times Square to Central Park, to the Observation Tower of the Empire State Building, New York City boasts so many romantic places where you can share time with your special someone. If you are looking for the ideal lover’s getaway on Valentine’s Day weekend, consider visiting New York City and its many wondrous attractions.
Wicked-the Broadway Musical
No trip to the Big Apple is complete without catching a Broadway show. This year you can enjoy a revisionist version of the Wizard of Oz as seen through the eyes of the Wicked Witch of the West and Glinda the Good Witch, with Wicked, the Musical. This mixture of drama, adventure and comedy is sure to dazzle and entertain you, and is a must see musical.
If you want to tell your sweetheart how high they have lifted your spirits, there is no better way than to take him or her to the 86th floor of the Empire State Building, over 1000 feet above the street, to share in the incredible view of New York City as it spans for blocks and blocks from borough to borough. You can recall romantic movie scenes from movies like Sleepless in Seattle as you embrace your loved one from this romantic vantage point.
You may want to take in the sights from a double-decker bus while you tour through iconic New York City neighborhoods like Greenwich Village, Little Italy, and Chinatown, and in addition, you will visit some of the city’s great museums like the Guggenheim Museum and the Metropolitan Museum of Art. Don’t miss taking an incredible bus right through the heart of Manhattan.