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“Shopping as it can be” 5 of 5 stars
Review of Fifth Avenue

Fifth Avenue
New York City, NY (Midtown)
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Ranked #47 of 1,666 things to do in New York City
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Activities: Shopping
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Owner description: Famous street offering some of the most expensive and fashionable shops in the city.
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
“Shopping as it can be”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2013

If you like shopping and / or window shopping - of the high end side, this is just perfect. Cool stores, service most of the time excellent, but attentive staff. (but why do ambercrombie and fitch need to perfume their store soooo much...)

Visited February 2013
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“Great walk”
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2013

Fifth avenue is a great street to just walk the length of. But make sure that you take your walking shoes it is a LONG walk. It will take you through the diversity of New York City and if you are game can have you venue the entire length of Manhattan island with both its shopping, its amazing apartments, museums and then up to the top end into the Spanish harlem areas, which you need to discover.

Visited November 2012
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St. Louis, MO
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“Great Walk, Fab Shopping”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2013

It's Fifth Avenue, one of the greatest streets to shop in the world. Every store/brand you've ever wanted to shop has a huge store here.

Visited March 2012
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Eastchester, New York
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“Love the window shopping!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 12, 2013

This whole avenue is filled with excitement. People everywhere and wonderful store windows...if you get tired you can always hop on the 5th avenue bus and see the sites sitting down.

Visited February 2013
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Melbourne, Australia
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“Awsome”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 12, 2013

Love the buildings, the opulance the designer shops and most of all the friendly people walking their dogs. The atmosphere is just amazing.

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