Union Square Park, New York, New York

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New York, NY 10003

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  • 2 mentions in Two days in New York, what to see?

    • Johanna (TravelEater) R.

      Johanna (TravelEater) R. said, "...walk the Brooklyn Bridge to Manhattan - stroll around Central Park and visit the The Metropolitan Museum of Art - visit Union Square Park in the late afternoon / early evening to people watch, then head to Union Square Cafe for dinner (or..." See More

    • Annemarie D.

      Annemarie D. said, "...to waste time commuting, I want to recommend visiting High Line Park , an elevated park on the west side of Union Square Park. If you get hungry, there's excellent snacking shops below the park at Chelsea Market Baskets, but it gets..." See More

  • 1 mention in Can someone recommend the best old bars and taverns in NYC?

    • Sarah R.

      Sarah R. said, "...Another cool spot is Pete's Tavern on 18th Street in the Gramercy neighborhood. Not as much there, but it's close to Union Square Park attractions and walkable to the East Village too. (And check out the new Headless Horseman bar on 15th Street..." See More

  • 1 mention in Itinerary

    • Courtney R.

      Courtney R. said, "...just college kids and skateboarders. Chelsea Market has much more life. Actually, if you flip your days, you can go to Union Square for the Farmer’s Market (they’re closed on Sundays), which is a lot of fun.Instead of walking downtown via Broadway,..." See More

  • 1 mention in What should I absolutely, positively not see or do in NYC?

    • tina t.

      tina t. said, "...Rockefeller Center is ok-for a 1 time look except there's also tons of tourists here too. Gramercy Park area is nice, Union Square Park is ok. Honestly, I think besides Central Park, the best areas to consider are all in the lower half..." See More

  • 1 mention in Cultural events in NYC in December 2013?

    • Annemarie D.

      Annemarie D. said, "...where I buy all of my holiday gifts, and there are food truck-style kiosks of apple cider and snacks as well. Union Square Park holds the same kind of market, but sans ice skating and big Christmas tree, so it isn't quite as..." See More

  • 1 mention in Is it a good idea to visit NYC in December?

    • Mayra J.

      Mayra J. said, "...of NY's high seasons which means high hotel rates. If you do make the trip, I recommend visiting the holiday shops Union Square Park, viewing the Christmas Tree at the Rockefeller Center and enjoying the skating rinks located throughout the city such..." See More