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Central area in NYC that has many shops, restaurants, office buildings and flashing billboards around it.
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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Broadway, New York City, NY 10036
Midtown
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(212) 768-1560
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Reviewed today via mobile

Definitely, Time Square is the Heart of New York City. A place full of huge lead screens, Hotels, Shops and Restaurants .... and of course, thousand of visitors from around the World.Take your time, an stay there for a while just looking around ... an...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed today via mobile

This is definitely a tourist attraction. Atmosphere is fun. A lot of people and bright lights. Definitely a place to go if you’ve never been.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Michky0720
Reviewed today

If you come to Y you need to take the usual pictures but don't fall for the tourist traps by eating around the area, the food quality is not usually great and it's pricier than usual.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Martina D
Reviewed today

Times Square is a must visit with all the hype, shops, restaurants, and people, as all walks of life, and lots to see and do

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank glenda422
Reviewed today via mobile

It is the most famous square of all over the word. Big screens, full of colours, it's like you are playing in a movie! But it doesn't have coffee shop to stay inside. Evething is take away. Don't take picture with the marvels heroes. They...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed yesterday

Although it's very crowded every time during the day and evening is still a great place to visit, to feel the NY vibe.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Turista2011054
Reviewed yesterday

I never thought its possible for so many people to be in such a small space. Its possible alright. But thats what makes it so special. Big billboards everywhere on beautiful buildings. 1000's of people taking pictures everywhere. Its a DREAM COME TRUE... you have...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Cindyserf
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Stayed at a hotel across from Times Square as my company’s corporate offices are 1.5 block away. As I walked through Times Square with my computer bag, I was ignored by all the tour bus people, characters, and anyone/thing else looking to make a dollar....More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank SkyTeamFlyer
Reviewed yesterday

This is Time Square. Not my cup of tea. This is Time Square. You know what it is about before you go. Bright, glitzy, busy, tourist filled. Not what I consider time well spent in NYC.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank sleepster
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Times Square is great. Tons to do and see here. Food shopping and entertainment all in the same place. This is a very busy place. Thousands of people everywhere. We always felt safe in this area. Police presence is high here. Definitely recommend Times Square....More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Daydream34773905537
January 7, 2019|
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Response from NMB88 | Reviewed this property |
Hello Driving through NYC can be a nightmare, it is very busy with Taxies and emergency vehicles. One option is to get the subway to Time Square, there is a lot to see there. Also you can get one of the Guided Bus Tours... More
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January 2, 2019|
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Response from MarioP937 | Reviewed this property |
If you don't mind a bar and grill we loved the burgers at Rattle N Hum located at 306 W 39th St
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JennSew22
January 2, 2019|
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Response from Lghl | Reviewed this property |
Applebee’s is down the road, quick, cheap, variety, a seat and bathrooms. Not with a large group though or you will be hit with a surcharge
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LanM
China
16 days in NYC + maybe Niagra Falls (29 Replies)
My first time to see NYC and I have waited so so so long. Visiting with husband and two kids under 4yrs. Will have a long flight so need settle in time on arrival. Arriving late April, 16 days to take it all in. Accom - was going to find a B&B place, midtown location but many friends are saying vibe is better away from city so I'm now looking at Brooklyn around Williamsburg. I'm feeling overwhelmed as it seems so big and so many choices. Obviously location is important with kids as...More
February 25, 2017|
Response fromBrooklynBrdge|
Okay, I'll address a couple of things. First, we don't really have B&Bs here. Our zoning laws and real estate prices make them ill suited for the city. You'll be looking at hotels. Focus on your budget for that, that will dictate what you're looking at in terms of where you stay. Second, with two kids under the age of four you're going to want a hotel that's close to the things you're seeing so you'll be able to let them nap, rest before dinner, etc. Basically everything you want...More
ksoldati
Tampa, FL
Cool Sports Bar in Midtown (5 Replies)
Hi guys! I need a sports bar with a lot of televisions to watch the 9ers game on Sunday. Pretty much a bar that will cover every game as I don't think the 9ers game will be on TV on the East Coast. My boyfriend is a huge 9ers fan. Sad I know! Anyways, we have tickets to Wicked on Sunday afternoon at 3pm, but he would like to catch the rest of the game after the show. Any ideas? I'd kind of like to get away from Times Square.
September 03, 2008|
Response fromksoldati|
Whiz.....yeah I just wanted to get out of Times Square. Anything fairly close to our show that won't be full of tourists. Even if we have to take the subway that's okay. I just thought there may be something within walking distance that's not so touristy. I'm sure there are tons of sports bars all over the city as you said, but I have no idea where they are as I usually do not look for sports bars while I'm NYC. I'll check out the link you provided.
JaxiTravels
Newcastle and Gateshead, United Kingdom
Whats the best place to shop for.... (4 Replies)
Superdry, Hollister and Abercrombie and Finch please? My daughter wants a day trip to Woodbury Common but as we only have 4 days (over Easter weekend) I'm trying to convince her to stay within New York. Can you help with the best shops that she might be able to get discounted goods at please? We are aware that Superdry is British, but she said she's seen hoodies for $50 whereas they are £50 here on the superdry website, so in convinced she will find everything cheaper in NYC.... Any...More
March 23, 2014|
Response fromChristnp2|
Even if she buys 5 hoodies at a $30 cost savings each, it's not really worth it. Think of what you are paying for that one day of your vacation :-) Rather than lose an entire day of your trip, plus pay for the bus tour to the outlets, you can simply pay retail for the clothing items and shop in NYC. Stores will also have sale racks. It will feel "more cool" to be in a the "real" stores vs an outlet mall. Prices will probably still be less than what you would pay in the U.K. Selection...More