With the Hudson River to the west and the Long Island Sound to the south, New York City, New York, floats along with an unending stream of entertainment. If you make it through the exhibits on Museum Mile, you might be grateful to see the shops on Madison Avenue. A new pair of shoes could be just what you need. Book one of the many glamorous Upper East Side hotels to explore Manhattan in style.
There are plenty of hotels near Upper East Side to choose from, so you can relax after your time at the Simon R. Guggenheim Museum and the Metropolitan Museum of Art (known by locals as The Gugg and The Met, respectively). For more active fun, you can hit the Central Park Zoo and The Art Farm in the City, an indoor petting zoo. You can also explore famous Central Park along the numerous walking paths. Upper East Side vacation packages put you right next to the park. Grab a hot dog from a street vendor or stop at one of the cafes serving elegant and elevated plates.
When you're done picking out celebrities and socialites, you can head eight miles south to visit the Statue of Liberty. No visit to New York City is complete without a view from the torch. Once you're done with Lady Liberty, head back north for six and a half miles to visit Times Square. Here, you can eat at some of New York City's most famous restaurants and end the evening with a Broadway show. After the final curtain, it is only another two and a half miles north to some of the cheap hotels by Upper East Side, so you don't need to break the bank on your big-city vacation.
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Times Square, Broadway and Rockefeller Center are some popular tourist attractions you really ought to visit while you're in New York.
Rockefeller Center is one of New York's most famed sights. It's just a hop, skip and a jump from the center of Upper East Side, so be sure to add it to your sightseeing list.
Rockefeller Center has some great accommodations nearby, including the Club Quarters Hotel, opposite Rockefeller Center, The Jewel facing Rockefeller Center, the 3 West Club, the Baccarat Hotel and Residences New York and The Towers at Lotte New York Palace. Check out the facilities and amenities at each one, then decide.
On the lookout for a place to stay within walking distance of Metropolitan Museum of Art? You'll be pleased to know that there are plenty of lodgings close by, such as The Mark, The Carlyle, A Rosewood Hotel, The Surrey, the Upper East Side Apartments and The Franklin Hotel.
Got a little extra time up your sleeve while you're in Upper East Side? Adam Baumgold Gallery is well worth adding to your travel itinerary.If you want to stay just a short distance from this popular attraction, check into your choice of the Hilton Garden Inn New York/Midtown Park Ave, the Pierre, A Taj Hotel, New York, the Kimberly Hotel, the Cambria Hotel New York - Times Square or the Salisbury Hotel.Park Avenue Armory is another option to see during your stay. Make sure you check it out before jetting off to your next destination.Keen to stay near this traveler favorite? There are lots of lodging options around here. You can take your pick from the Courtyard by Marriott New York Manhattan/Times Square, the Days Inn by Wyndham Hotel New York City-Broadway, the InterContinental New York Barclay, the Moderne and the 337 East Apartment #232415 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom Apts.
There is no shortage of places to unpack your bags and set up base in Upper East Side. Stay near the center without burning a hole in your pocket at the Central Park Studios at Lex. The Central Park West Hostel is another inexpensive option which delivers a comfortable night's rest.
If you are looking for an upmarket place to base yourself, check out the onefinestay - Upper East Side private homes or the Mark.
Many visitors to this region also like sliding under the sheets at the Upper East Side Apartments and the Franklin Hotel.