Whether it’s spring, summer, autumn or winter, New York deals are highly sought after when it comes to booking an awesome city break. In summer you can wander the streets with an iced coffee in hand and have sunny picnics in Central Park, while winter offers festive window displays on Fifth Avenue and ice skating at Rockefeller Center. Whatever the season, the amazing landmarks and exciting city vibe never change, so today we’re going on an Instagram tour of New York’s famous sights.
Let's start with this gorgeous bird's eye view of Manhattan! The border of Central Park create an incredible contrast between the built-up cityscape and the sprawling greenery of the park. Where will you explore first?
Why not kick off in Times Square? The towering billboards are a true icon of the city, and just off the square you'll find Broadway, one of the world's best theatre destinations.
If you'd rather admire the Empire State Building from afar than stand at the top of it, take it all in from Top of the Rock at the Rockefeller Center.
And when you want a break from the busy streets, take a walk through Central Park and stop at the beautiful Bethesda Terrace and Fountain.
Time for lunch! For a snack that will impress in pictures there's only one choice - rainbow bagels! There are now many imitations but the original shop is tucked away across the river in Brooklyn's Williamsburg neighbourhood.
Brooklyn is often skipped by Manhattan tourists with limited time, but it's a beautiful area of New York with gorgeous brownstone houses, a zoo and many trendy bars and restaurants.
Photographers in the know won't miss the opportunity to get this iconic shot - find the right spot in Dumbo and you can capture the towering Brooklyn Bridge with the Empire State Building positioned perfectly between two of its legs.
When sunset comes, the High Line is a great place to be. Take a walk along this disused and rejuvenated rail line, enjoying the views of the city around you.
Time for one more stop? Travel back to your childhood with a visit to beachside Coney Island, to ride the rollercoasters and eat candy floss at this classic fairground resort.
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