New York, New York Cruise Port
When it comes to ports, New York City is a spectacular choice to cruise from. The Big Apple has something for just about anyone, and a day or two spent exploring the area around the port before or after your cruise can be wonderfully diverse. When cruising from New York, it is imperative that you check out the city and all that comes along with it. Regardless of whether you spend a few hours there before you leave, or an overnight stay after you return, ‘The City So Nice They Named It Twice’ will impress and excite you. Eat the best pizza in America, see Madison Square Garden, walk down Broadway or just people-watch. Fashion, culture and diversity are all at their height in the city, so make sure to shop around and watch the people of the melting pot go about their day.
Take in all the lights and energy that surround the center of the city in Times Square.
The city isn’t just cement – be sure to explore Central Park, maybe even row a boat in the large pond or ride bikes around the park.
Take in the breathtaking view of the city from the 86th floor of the Empire State Building, and don’t forget your camera!
Of course, you can’t go to New York City without strolling down Fifth Avenue and popping in some of the many beautiful stores.