Do you want to make your next NYC business trip the best you’ve ever had? Despite the fact that you’re going for business, don’t be afraid to mix in a little pleasure, too. To that end, we share here some of the most fun things you can do in New York City.
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First, a Reminder: Book in Advance for Your NYC Business Trip
Experienced travelers know that booking tickets in advance saves an enormous amount of money. However, the primary benefit from booking in advance is that your trip is sure to be more successful that way. As a matter of fact, experienced travelers recommended that you book your NYC business trip at least two to three weeks in advance.
1. Take in a Show at the Apollo
Give your clients and business partners a break from negotiations with a night out the legendary Apollo Theater. Designated both inside and out as a New York City Landmark, the theater is also on the National Register of Historic Places.
What’s more, many iconic performers have graced the Apollo’s stage. Among them are James Brown, Jimi Hendrix, Diana Ross and The Supremes, and many others.
For a real treat, go on Amateur Night, held multiple times each year. Who knows? You might get to witness the beginning of a brand new star’s career.
2. Stay at the Crosby Street Hotel
While you’re in New York for your NYC business trip, you just have to visit SoHo, a neighborhood in Lower Manhattan that’s home to multiple artists and galleries. Better yet, stay in SoHo at the Crosby Street Hotel at 79 Crosby Street.
Featuring 86 bedrooms and suites in an 11-floor building, this 5-star hotel has an 84% “Excellent” rating on TripAdvisor. Moreover, whether you stay here for your entire NYC business trip or you only need to stay overnight between two flights, you’ll be thrilled with this hotel’s superb service.
3. Tour Central Park
Take advantage of the 843 acres that make up Central Park during your NYC business trip. Never mind that it is the most visited urban park in the United States. You’ll experience ease and relaxation right in the middle of the city by taking a stroll through its wooded areas and grassy meadows. Besides, it’s a well-known fact that such a break can lead to more productivity and even bursts of creativity.
On the other hand, if you would prefer to pedal a bike or a take a horse and carriage ride through the park, Peter Pen Tours can show you Central Park in style.
4. Enjoy First-Rate Pizza
Italian immigrants brought pizza to New York in the early 1900’s. And while you’re in New York for your NYC business trip, you must have at least one slice.
One restaurant highly rated by diners is Joe’s Pizza, located at four different locations around the city. To quote one such fan, “If God made pizza, it would taste like the Fresh Mozzarella slice at Joe’s.”
Mix Some Pleasure with Business
Whatever you decide to see and do in New York City, count on having a remarkable experience. Just be sure mix a little pleasure with whatever business you need to accomplish—and have some fun during your NYC business trip.