If you have a chance to spend a short weekend in New York City, this itinerary provides some fun ways to take in this one-of-a-kind metropolis.
Get in line to see a Broadway show for half off! TKTS in Times Square sells tickets for same day performances. Broadway, New York, NY 10036
You are bound to be hungry after waiting in line at TKTS. John’s Pizzeria in Times Square, is a great spot to nosh on some New York style pizza. 260 West 44th Street, New York
After taking in a play, you may want to enjoy a mango infused vodka cocktail at the Russian Vodka Room. 265 W 52nd St, New York, NY 10019
Start the day by savoring blueberry pancakes at the Cupping Room Café in SoHo. 359 W Broadway, New York, NY 10013
Then head to The Angelika Film Center for a matinee. Located in SoHo, the theatre has a café and a continual line-up of acclaimed independent films. 18 West Houston St @ Mercer St., NY, NY 10012
After the film, hail a cab to City Hall on the Manhattan side of the East River. Once there, you can take in the urban scenery as you stroll on the pedestrian walkway of the Brooklyn Bridge.
Once you arrive on the other side, you might want to relax in Brooklyn Bridge Park. There may be a concert, movie or exercise class going on, at the very least you’ll enjoy a stunning view of the city and amazing photo ops.