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New York
Travel Guide

The city that never sleeps is a non-stop rush of culture, history, and cosmopolitan flair.

Everything is slightly more thrilling in New York. Home to more than eight million people, this hub of American culture and finance buzzes with energy, and the best trips to New York City let you immerse yourself in the unforgettable local vibe. Wander through the neon-tinged streets of Times Square. Experience the bohemian paradise of Greenwich Village. Get away from the city life in picturesque Central Park, or check out the so-chic district of Chelsea. A New York vacation is the definition of a sensory experience.

Though NYC is divided into five distinct boroughs, the oblong-shaped island of Manhattan is the city’s iconic center. It’s here that you’ll discover the largest concentration of attractions and hotels, and the New York deals in the area are typically tough to beat. Search for New York City vacation packages in Midtown, if you’d like to be near the Empire State Building and Rockefeller Center, or browse the cheap rates on the Lower East Side for a more eclectic mix of only-in-NYC boutiques and eateries. SoHo is an especially good place to base your holidays. Not only will you be near the city’s finest shops, but you’ll also have easy access to several well-connected subway stations.

Of course, NYC was once the primary entry point for immigrants sailing to the States, so you’ll discover a wealth of multicultural neighborhoods just waiting to be explored. Head to the cobbled streets of Little Italy for a taste of the old world, or browse the bustling Chinatown alleys to find the city’s best Peking duck. You might even track down a few discounts on souvenirs.

Though it’s easy to feel overwhelmed by the tangle of streets and sights, don’t worry about getting lost. The subway system is simple to navigate — you’ll find maps posted in every station and on every train — and taxis are everywhere. Just be sure to time your travel to avoid the rush-hour traffic. Cabs are tougher to hail in the early evening hours, and the most popular subway lines can be uncomfortably crammed. Still, even if you can’t avoid the after-work crowds, think of it as another authentic element in your New York trip. You’ll be traveling like a local before you know it.

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Where to stay in New York

Millennium Times Square New York
Millennium Times Square New York
4 out of 5
145 W 44th St, New York, NY
The price is CA $96 per night from Mar 10 to Mar 11

Located in Midtown, this hotel is steps from Times Square, Broadway, and Minskoff Theater. Madame Tussauds Wax Museum and Shubert Theatre are also within 5 minutes. ...

3.7/5Good! (4,244 reviews)

"Nice location the hotel is cleaning the staff is excellent"…"

Reviewed on Mar. 6, 2021

Millennium Times Square New York
DoubleTree by Hilton New York Times Square West
DoubleTree by Hilton New York Times Square West
4 out of 5
350 W 40th St, New York, NY
The price is CA $86 per night from Mar 7 to Mar 8

Located in Midtown, this hotel is within a 5-minute walk of American Lyric Theater and New York Times Building. Times Square and Madame Tussauds Wax Museum are ...

3.8/5Good! (2,899 reviews)

"Shelter near the hotel , people with bad actitud outside the street scare the tourist. Need a security guard in the front of building"…"

Reviewed on Mar. 5, 2021

DoubleTree by Hilton New York Times Square West
Millennium Hilton New York Downtown
Millennium Hilton New York Downtown
4 out of 5
55 Church Street, New York, NY
The price is CA $102 per night from Mar 22 to Mar 23

Located in Manhattan, this hotel is steps from The Oculus and National September 11 Memorial. Wall Street and One World Trade Center are also within 10 minutes. ...

4/5Very Good! (1,855 reviews)

"I loved this hotel. It’s really beautiful, clean and safe. Thanks"…"

Reviewed on Mar. 3, 2021

Millennium Hilton New York Downtown
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TownePlace Suites by Marriott New York Manhattan/
TownePlace Suites by Marriott New York Manhattan/
2.5 out of 5
324 West 44th Street, New York, NY
The price is CA $86 per night from Apr 4 to Apr 5

Located in Midtown, this aparthotel is steps from The Majestic Theater and St. James Theatre. Times Square and Shubert Theatre are also within 5 minutes. 49th ...

4.3/5Excellent! (542 reviews)

"The place was great. It is close to all major subways and attractions."…"

Reviewed on Mar. 2, 2021

TownePlace Suites by Marriott New York Manhattan/
Staybridge Suites Times Square
Staybridge Suites Times Square
3.5 out of 5
340 W 40 Street, New York, NY
The price is CA $97 per night from Mar 16 to Mar 17

Located in Midtown, this aparthotel is within a 5-minute walk of New York Times Building, Times Square, and American Lyric Theater. Madame Tussauds Wax Museum ...

4/5Very Good! (1,707 reviews)

"I love the location everything was just their .hotel was so clean"…"

Reviewed on Feb. 28, 2021

Staybridge Suites Times Square
WeLive Wall Street
WeLive Wall Street
3.5 out of 5
110 Wall St, New York, NY
The price is CA $175 per night from Apr 4 to Apr 5

Located in Manhattan, this aparthotel is within a 10-minute walk of Wall Street and Battery Park. National September 11 Memorial and Pace University are also ...

4.3/5Excellent! (145 reviews)

"It was cute but small no when we first got there it was no bed sheets on the bed the room was freezing had to keep the shower on just to heat the room up that also came with mixed communication n attitude but other than that we enjoyed ourselves"…"

Reviewed on Feb. 14, 2021

WeLive Wall Street
Lowest nightly price found within the past 24 hours based on a 1 night stay for 2 adults. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.

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