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4 Reasons Why New York is The Best Place for Outdoor Lovers

When you think of New York, you instantly envision busy streets, high rise buildings and a tonne of traffic. However, there is so much more to this incredible place than the hustle and bustle of the city that never sleeps. New York is actually one of the best locations to visit if you’re an outdoor enthusiast, as there are a whole host of different nature based places you can enjoy and explore. If you want to create a truly enjoyable travel experience, you should make a plan before you head to New York for your trip of a lifetime, so here are five reasons why you should put it at the top of your bucket list.

  • The Parks Are Picture Perfect


You can’t visit New York without paying a visit to the iconic Central Park and Bryant Park. These vast areas are ideal for a relaxing stroll in the evening or a morning run if you want to get some exercise in. You may also want to explore the capital of New York, which also has exquisite landscapes and views for you to explore. Whether you’re going out there as a couple or heading there with family, it is truly the ultimate New York experience.

  • The Empire State Building Views Are Stunning


You can’t plan a trip to New York without visiting the iconic Empire State Building and climbing up to the very top. Even if you’re not the greatest with heights, you will regret not going up the towering building as the views are breathtaking. Going up the state building at nighttime will give you the greatest view of the New York skyline and you’ll capture memories to last a lifetime.

  • You Can See the Statue of Liberty


If you’re an outdoorsy type who also loves the water, you may want to take a ferry ride across the river to see the Statue of Liberty in all her glory. Let the wind blow through your hair and soak in the stunning views as you ride on a relaxing ferry and see one of the most famous landmarks of New York.

  • Times Square Has to Be Experienced in Real Life


If you have never been to New York before, you’ve probably seen pictures and videos from the famous Times Square. So many events happen year throughout the year, so there is bound to be something going on whilst you’re visiting. The scale and beauty of Times Square is something that needs to be experienced first hand and could never be replicated. Simply walking around and soaking in the vibrant atmosphere is enough to give you a lifetime supply of happiness and adrenaline.


As you can see, New York is bursting with fun, excitement and plenty of outdoor activities that everyone in your travel party will love. Whether you’re taking a climb up the Empire State Building or heading to Saratoga for a stunning nature walk, you will be astounded by the beauty of New York in every way.


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