New York neighbourhoods
Vibrant and eclectic, New York offers a different experience wherever you go. Discover Soho, the East Village, Meatpacking District and Brooklyn.
A city of firsts, a place where things begin and thrive, and then become fashionable everywhere. From arts and fashion to music and food, the world relies on New York for inspiration. With our flights to New York you can start exploring straight away.
For first timers, Manhattan will seem like the busiest and brightest place in the world, packed with things to do in New York and places to see. But once you’ve seen the iconic sights and ticked off Times Square and Central Park, perhaps venture out into Manhattan’s less iconic areas. Explore the distinct neighbourhoods of Greenwich Village or Tribeca. Browse boutiques in the Meatpacking District or rummage through flea markets in Chelsea. Then visit Harlem, home to great jazz clubs and soul food. Escape Manhattan and you’ll find other areas similarly teeming with artists, musicians and foodies. Brooklyn has many exciting restaurants and bars, especially Williamsburg’s hip pop-up bars. Coney Island’s fun fair and boardwalk cafés excite the child in all of us. And Yankee Stadium and the Bronx Zoo bring millions of visitors each month. Don’t be afraid to indulge your curiosity and head off the tourist trail, as you are sure to find something new and exciting.
It’s cold in January but the holidays aren’t over yet. There’s sledding in Central Park, bargain hunting at the sales and at Broadway week – and not-such bargains at stunning antiques fairs. With so much to tempt you, make sure you don’t stick to your resolutions.
February in NYC is often time to wrap up warm and find fantastic exhibitions in cosy museums and galleries. Everything from fashion and funk to craft beers and wildlife, you’ll find something perfect for your trip. Don’t miss Valentine’s Day on the 14th, when New York comes alive with love and romance.
The snow begins to thaw, and the days get a bit brighter – and with the longer days come lots of new attractions, plays and exhibitions. March brings the end of the winter sports season and the biggest St Patrick’s parade in the world – wrap up warm and enjoy NYC’s spirit.
Everybody knows you can get any type of food in New York. From bagels and brunch to pizza and soul food, these are among the best places to go in NYC. Spread throughout Manhattan and Brooklyn, don’t miss out on these culinary pleasures.
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