City Breaks in New York

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New York is famous around the world for its amazing and awe-inspiring sights such as the empire state building, fabulous designer shopping, vibrant nightlife, Broadway shows and world class restaurants. With friendly local people and a rich cultural and arts scene, New York is the perfect city for a romantic short break, wedding, honeymoon or luxury shopping trip. Whether you’re looking to make a lifelong commitment, take in a musical or scour the boutiques, there are online travel agents who are able to offer low cost bargains to make this more affordable. Trips to New York offer the opportunity to undertake a huge range of activities, and talking to a travel agent who specialises in visits to the city can be a great way to ensure that you fit everything you intended into your short break. Whether you’re heading to New York for a long weekend or for a family package holiday, there are cheap deals to suit every taste and budget.

Where to stay in New York

From all inclusive hotels to the most basic of hostels, from luxury spa resorts to self catering apartments, New York has much to offer visitors and there are accommodation options which will be affordable for every pocket. Some low cost airlines are now beginning to offer routes which include New York and the USA, and this has dramatically reduced the prices of travel to the States. Whether you’re choosing budget options or would like to stay in luxury, last minute deals can reduce the cost by as much as 70% and if you’re planning ahead for a special event then there are also plenty of early booking deals to take advantage of.

New York is also an excellent base for exploring other regions of the USA, and there are many options for incorporating New York into a multi-stop holiday. Outside of the New York area there are many other attractions, with several nearby national parks which offer visitors the opportunity to take in some of the natural wonders of the US and enjoy experiences such as camping, abseiling, hiking, climbing and mountain biking.

Shopping and spa breaks

Long weekends in New York are bound to be popular with fans of Sex and the City, and there are many designer boutiques which are perfect for shopaholics to explore. Looking good has never been so easy, with a wide choice of top spas and stylists available to bring out the diva in everyone! A break in New York is perfect for brides, and for those who are preparing to be married, as it’s an opportunity to relax and to sample the beauty regimes which will leave brides-to-be feeling pampered and looking beautiful for their big day. In 2012 and 2013 there’s more reasons than ever to take a short break to New York, and there’s even more to explore and enjoy in this world-famous city destination.

Weddings and special celebrations in New York

Many couples choose to exchange or renew their vows in the magical city of New York, and this is a truly unforgettable experience. New York is also one of a few destinations in the US which allows gay couples to enjoy the same marriage rights (often known as ‘purple weddings’), and officiates are able to bless truly special unions in unique surroundings. With venues such as the Empire State Building and Central Park, there are many choices for a truly memorable ceremony which will impress both guests and the couple. Specialist travel agents are beginning to offer their services online, allowing couples to plan a hitch-free wedding and ensure that all details are smoothed out before the big day. Many hotels offer special packages for those who are getting married or are on their honeymoons, and it’s always best to let them know in advance in order to take advantage of any offers that may be available.