A Luxury Christmas get- away: New-York

A Luxury Christmas get- away: New-York

Tuesday, December 21st, 2010

If you are ready for a quick break before Christmas but still want to absorb the traditional spirit. NewYork is luxurious choice that ticks many of the right boxes. New-York is a popular choice for many as it remains traditionally wintery and you are forever surrounded by breathtaking scenery.

Christmas in New York is one to remember; the fairytale magic and festive spirits come to life at this time of year. If your looking for a top class place to stay with pure luxury. New York offers great quantity of luxury hotels to choose from to guarantee the most lavish of Christmas stays.

A classy few to pick from;

Ø      The Carlyle, a Rosewood Hotel,

Ø      Andaz 5th Avenue,

Ø      The Surrey New York and

Ø      Ritz Carlton NY Battery Park.

One of the main attractions in New-York is of course the bargain shopping, with the majority of designer labels being the quarter of the price that they are in Britain. If you are still looking for gifts that are a little bit more special then you would be sure to find something in the New-York shopping dream land.

If you are seeking a romantic get-away then this would be a perfect choice. See a broad-way show , visit the Empire State Building and take in the fabulous outdoor  views of the city. Head down to Lower Manhattan and South-street, Seaport for views of the Brooklyn Bridge. If you are in the Christmas mood pay a visit to the iconic Christmas tree. The Norway Spruce, is illuminated by 30,000 environmentally friendly LED lights, runs on five miles of wire and is crowned by a Swarovski crystal star! Whilst you are admiring the tree there is also a chance to be adventurous and ice skate on the Rockefeller Centre Ice Skating rink to the right.

If you are looking to leave quite quickly, the good news is you can also get your currency swiftly

UK shoppers planning a trip to New York can purchase US dollars on demand with 0 per cent commission at 2,600 Post Office bureau de change branches. US dollars are also available to pre-order for next-day collection at all 12,000 branches or can be ordered online by  postoffice.co.uk

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