Here is a mini-guide to the Best Girl Weekend Trips to New York City!
Have you and your girl friends thought of imitating Carrie Bradshaw, Samantha Jones, Charlotte York, and Miranda Hobbes or the Upper East Side girls Blair Waldorf and Serena van der Woodsen during your weekend trips in New York City and splurge on designer clothes and shoes? Or does your perfect weekend city getaway with your best girl friends entail visits to the theater for the hottest new plays and art galleries? Or maybe even both? Then New York City is the perfect place to go for you on a girlfriend getaway!
New York City is one of the most culturally diverse cities in the United States. With a multitude of activities you and your best girl pals can choose from, your weekend trips to the city that never sleeps would definitely be one of the best and most memorable!
If this is you and your friends’ trip to New York City, a guided city tour would be a good idea to put into your weekend itinerary. The 90-minute Grand Tour will take you and your friends to discover and learn about the architecture and social history of New York famous spots like the Grand Central, Empire State Building, Times Square, Rockefeller Center, Chrysler Building, and the News Building. This tour is perfect particularly those on their first visit to New York City.
Another tour that is perfect for the girls’ weekend getaways is the Sex and the City Tour. One of the best-selling guided tours of the New York City, the Sex and the City Tour takes you and your friends to the 40 famous and fancy hotspots in the city where the iconic TV series Sex and the City was filmed.
For a more cultural trip, be sure to pay a visit to the Metropolitan Museum and eat on its steps like the Constance Billard girls of the Gossip Girl TV series. Don’t also forget to catch a musical and experience Broadway! Trying a great New York pizza and having a picnic at Central Park should be also on top of your New York weekend trip itinerary. John’s Pizzeria located at 44th and Broadway and Junior’s at 45th and Broadway are only two of the best pizza places in the city.
New York is also a shopping haven, from top designer clothes to discount and bargain shopping. You can choose from the famous Macy’s, Henri Bendel, Barney’s New York, and Saks Fifth Avenue for the more high end shopping trips, or you can opt to pay a visit to Century 21 department stores in Manhattan and Brooklyn for the discount and bargain shopping every girls will go crazy with.