New York

Travel Guide
New York

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

Row NYC
Row NYC
4 out of 5
700 8th Avenue, New York, NY
The price is CA $104 per night from Sep 29 to Sep 29
Located in Midtown, this hotel is steps from The Majestic Theater, St. James Theatre, and Shubert Theatre. Times Square and Broadway are also within 5 minutes. ...
3.5/5Good! (3,337 reviews)
"Everything excellent"

Reviewed on Sep. 20, 2021

Row NYC
Millennium Hotel Broadway Times Square
Millennium Hotel Broadway Times Square
4 out of 5
145 W 44th St, New York, NY
The price is CA $141 per night from Sep 26 to Sep 26
Located in Midtown, this hotel is within a 5-minute walk of PlayStation Theater and Madame Tussauds Wax Museum. Gershwin Theater and New York Times Building ...
3.5/5Good! (5,164 reviews)
"Lobby was cool, vintage NYC. Room was spacious. Furnishings need updating."

Reviewed on Sep. 21, 2021

Millennium Hotel Broadway Times Square
M Social Hotel Times Square New York
M Social Hotel Times Square New York
4 out of 5
226 W 52nd St, New York, NY
Fully refundableReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is CA $202 per night from Oct 3 to Oct 3
This family-friendly New York hotel is located in the entertainment district, steps from August Wilson Theater, Broadway Theatre, and Ed Sullivan Theater. Circle ...
4.3/5Excellent! (625 reviews)
"Great place great views of time square"

Reviewed on Sep. 21, 2021

M Social Hotel Times Square New York
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31 Street Broadway Hotel
31 Street Broadway Hotel
2 out of 5
38 West 31st Street, New York, NY
The price is CA $45 per night from Sep 23 to Sep 23
Located in Midtown, this aparthotel is within a 15-minute walk of Madison Square Park, Madame Tussauds Wax Museum, and Fashion Institute of Technology. St. Patrick's ...
2.6/5 (433 reviews)
"It was a nice place the rooms at the nomad are way nicer"

Reviewed on Jul. 30, 2021

31 Street Broadway Hotel
Homewood Suites New York/Midtown Manhattan Times Square
Homewood Suites New York/Midtown Manhattan Times Square
3.5 out of 5
312 West 37th Street, New York, NY
The price is CA $217 per night from Oct 3 to Oct 3
Located in Midtown, this aparthotel is within a 10-minute walk of Hell’s Kitchen Flea Market, Madame Tussauds Wax Museum, and New York Times Building. Fashion ...
4.4/5Wonderful! (1,636 reviews)
"I really enjoyed my stay. Everything was seamless."

Reviewed on Sep. 19, 2021

Homewood Suites New York/Midtown Manhattan Times Square
Radio City Apartments
Radio City Apartments
3.5 out of 5
142 West 49th Street, New York, NY
The price is CA $140 per night from Sep 27 to Sep 27
Located in Midtown, this aparthotel is within a 5-minute walk of Times Square and Radio City Music Hall. Rockefeller Center and Broadway Theatre are also within ...
4.3/5Excellent! (2,431 reviews)
"The room is clean, close to very thing, very convenient. The only draw back is the noisy on the street at night time since we stayed at 7th floor."

Reviewed on Sep. 20, 2021

Radio City Apartments
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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