East Side Vacations
For a real insiders view of New York, step out and discover nearby areas such as SoHo - Tribeca, West Village, and New York.
Travelers come from all the countries of the world to experience the Statue of Liberty, one of the most iconic sites in the country. It is only 3 miles (5 kilometers) from the middle on the city.
Spend some time in the heart of New York. Take the chance to visit the Empire State Building and Times Square. And, before you head back to East Side, you should also check out the Chrysler Building and the Grand Central Terminal.
Savvy travelers in East Side, interested in finding out what makes the area tick, should make tracks to the cultural attractions nearby. Spend a quiet afternoon browsing the exhibits at New Museum, the National Museum of the American Indian and the Lower East Side Tenement Museum. To experience New York’s vibrant arts scene, book a show at one of the much-loved cultural performance centers such as the Orpheum Theater. The area is a dream destination for art lovers. Visit the Chelsea Art Museum and the Rubin Museum of Himalayan Art.
Get your body moving out-of-doors while you are in the area. Relax and enjoy the fresh air. Find a little peace in the Washington Square Park, the Madison Square Park and Gramercy Park, one of the places where locals come to breathe in the fresh air.
To really get a feel for the area, visit the nearby local attractions such as Union Square, Herald Square and the New York by Gehry. These spots are much-loved by travellers from all the corners of the globe. Travellers who enjoy sights steeped in religious history will love Trinity Church.
If you like to grab a bargain, explore Macy's, Manhattan Mall and the Newport Center Mall in Jersey City.
When you’re ready to slow down after enjoying the charming streets of East Side, check in to one of the area’s numerous short and long stay accommodation options. Check out the rooms, rates and amenities at the Hotel Pennsylvania, the Wyndham New Yorker, or the Affinia Manhattan.