When visiting New York, a must thing to do is go shopping! There’s no better place to do so than in one of the shopping capitals of the world! New York is home to all types of shopping experiences from boutiques to department stores. Below are our top must places to shop!
Macy’s in Herald Square is one of the most well-known department stores in NYC. With a variety of merchandise and 11 floors to explore, it’s a great store for the whole family to shop at! Are you a foreign visitor? Present your passport to Visitor Services before you start shopping and get your 10% discount card valid for 30 days.
Why not go to Woodbury Common Premium Outlets! Where your favorite brands are marked down at unbelievable prices! It has more than 220 stores to shop at including luxury brands such as Gucci and Jimmy Choo. With the Outlets being located not too far from the city, it’s a major shopping attraction for tourists visiting the region. If your feet get tired, trolleys are available on the weekends to transport you around the outlets.
Barneys New York is a luxury department store with 4 locations in New York (660 Madison Avenue, 2151 Broadway, 194 Atlantic Avenue and 101 7th Avenue). It offers everything from lingerie and clothing to fragrances and accessories for men, women and children. Brands sold include Yves Saint Laurent, Burberry, Bettanin & Venturi and Barneys private brand. Need a break during your long shopping day? Barneys includes two great restaurants at the Madison Avenue location: Genes Café and Freds.
You cannot visit the city without shopping on 5th Avenue! By just walking down the avenue puts you in awe of all of the stores you can go to! The most popular stores include Lord & Taylor, Saks Fifth Avenue and Bergdorf Goodman. Did you know… Lord & Taylor is the oldest luxury department store in North America!
Soho is a great place to shop at luxury and unique boutiques. Of course, you have department stores like Bloomingdale’s, which has a great reputation for their clothes. Miu Miu, a brand extension of Prada, has everything fashion forward from handbags to eyewear. You also can shop vintage at What Goes Around Comes Around which sells clothing and accessories spanning all the way back to the 1890s!
These are just some of the endless amount of places you can shop at in New York! On your next visit, make sure to include this must-to-do experience!