New York has this zing and energy that is unmatched by any other city. You can then just imagine how magical Christmas gets in the city that never sleeps. Storefronts decorated in festive colors, and the city bathed in lights, snowy cheer and thousands of attractions that will leave you absolutely awestruck.
If you are planning a vacation to the Big Apple during Christmas, then here are a few things you should definitely check out:
Watch the Nutcracker
There is no better way to ring in the holiday season than by catching a beautiful rendition of the Nutcracker, a two-part ballet performance that has become synonymous with Christmas tradition in America. The show is performed by the New York City Ballet at the Lincoln Center, and it is recommended you book your tickets in advance.
Set the child in you free at Bryant Park
What better way to spend an evening than frolicking and ice skating at Bryant Park? Practice your skating skills or play ice hockey at this public place for free! All you need are ice skates, and if you don’t have a pair, you can rent them.
The skating arena is also surrounded by small stalls selling trinkets, Christmas decorations and delicious warm apple cider.
Marvel at the Rockefeller Center Christmas Tree
If you want to see a Christmas tree in all its glory, then this is the place to be at! Spectacular decorations and light display make it a sight to behold. A must for your Instagram library!
Light and sound show at Saks Fifth Avenue
Come sundown, the window display at Saks Fifth Avenue takes the holiday spirit to new heights. The innovative LCD display and dramatic Christmas music will certainly get you in the holiday spirit.
Take a carriage ride at Central Park
Want to relive the nostalgia of a hundred movies that feature the iconic park? Book a Victorian carriage ride through Central Park and get captivated by what is a slice of heaven in the chaos of New York.
Get a miniature view of the city at the Botanical Garden
The New York Botanical Garden at the Bronx has a host of activities lined up during the holidays, including acapella groups and poetry readings.
Alternatively, you could ride on the holiday train spread over a one-kilometer track that has meticulously designed 150 miniature New York City landmarks across the train circuit.
A hundred things to do and a thousand things to plan
There is no dearth of things to do, places to see and restaurants to visit in New York during Christmas. However; visiting the big city can get expensive and even more so during the holidays. To make the most of your visit during the best time of the year, opt for a personal loan from Tata Capital.
You can avail of a travel loan under the personal loan category for up to Rs 25 lakh. You can check your exact travel loan eligibility in a matter of minutes. The loan for travel can be repaid through easy EMI options at attractive interest rates without the need to place any collateral.
Check your personal loan eligibility and apply for personal loan quickly and easily with Tata Capital and plan the Christmas vacation of your dreams.