New York City
New York is fast becoming a number one holiday destination, so finding the best deals on hotels and cheap flights are high on the agenda. Whether you are heading to across the Atlantic for a business trip or just a city break, you are sure to have a fantastic time; and with so much to see and do, you'll want to return again and again.

Cheap direct flights to New York

Cheap direct flights to New York
Manhattan itself has become renowned for its celebrity status and as a set for big blockbuster movies and popular TV shows. As one of the largest metropolitan cities in the world, New York undoubtedly has everything the discerning traveller is looking for; from fine dining and excellent shopping to a huge choice of attractions with plenty to see and do.

One of the world's top visitor destinations, New York is served by a huge number of airlines with thousands of daily flights landing in the city from all over the world. If you're looking for cheap direct flights to New York from the UK, there is a good choice of British and American carriers which operate frequent services including American Airlines and Virgin Atlantic. One way to get find cheap direct flights to New York is to travel on an indirect flight which involves a short transit or plane change on the way.

Not to be missed in New York

For culture fans, there are plenty of Art Galleries and Museums with a wide variety of American History and Art throughout the most impressive periods  such as the Renaissance Era. Chill out for a few drinks at the very trendy ‘Side Bar’ in East 15th Street and enjoy a delicious meal at ‘Seraphina’ located at the top of Madison Avenue.
 
Famed for its incredible amount of shops and shopping districts you are bound to find all you want and more. One activity we particularly enjoyed was the World Yacht Dining experience; enjoy elegant food and excellent service as you cruise down the river watching the sunset over this magnificent city. Other world-famous landmarks worth visiting include the Statue of Liberty and the Empire State Building.

Venture outside of New York city to the beautiful surrounding areas of the Hudson Valley and Long Island. Explore the famous Hamptons, the luxurious countryside country retreat of the rich and famous.

How to get to New York

Directflights.com is the fastest growing travel comparison site, try our flight search box for the cheapest direct flights to New York. In addition to finding you the best prices on low cost flights, we can also help with any requirements you may have for last minute flights, offering you the best value fares and up to date availability.

Weather and climate in New York

Weather and climate in New York
The Mid-Atlantic has distinct seasons: cold and snowy winters, mild springs when the flowers and trees come back to life, hot and humid summers, and warm falls with spectacular foliage.Summers can be very hot and humid, especially in New York City. Many New Yorkers vacation in the Hamptons during the summer months. Buffalo's winters are notoriously cold and usually get 90 inches (7.5 feet) of snow.

Events, Celebrations, Things to Do in New York City

Cycling in New York - Where to go and what to know

Cycling in New York - Where to go and what to know

Thursday, January 07, 2016
Everyone from novices to seasoned cyclists can hire a bike and embark on a pedal-powered tour of the most famous sights and attractions that New York City has to offer. ..
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Family holidays in New York - Five attractions the kids will love

Family holidays in New York - Five attractions the kids will love

Thursday, January 21, 2016
From wildlife to amusement parks, ancient history to modern culture, the Big Apple provides enough attractions to guarantee an exciting, enlightening and memorable break for any family. ..
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Sound of the city - New York's top live music venues

Sound of the city - New York's top live music venues

Thursday, May 17, 2012
Music lovers visiting the Big Apple for the time will find an exciting scene that offers something for everyone, whether they already have tickets for a show or are looking for something new to grab their attention. ..
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Explore Harlem - 5 places to discover this renewed neighbourhood

Explore Harlem - 5 places to discover this renewed neighbourhood

Thursday, May 17, 2012
Harlem, a neighbourhood located in the New York borough of Manhattan, has been a significant centre for African-American culture since the 1920s and is now one of the most interesting parts of this famous city. ..
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Going to the movies - Top 5 cinemas in New York

Going to the movies - Top 5 cinemas in New York

Thursday, May 17, 2012
Movie buffs on holiday will find plenty to enjoy in the five boroughs, as New York boasts a large and diverse range of cinemas showing the latest blockbusters, independent arthouse flicks and foreign films. ..
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Life outside Manhattan - Discover all of New York's boroughs

Life outside Manhattan - Discover all of New York's boroughs

Wednesday, January 20, 2016
Visitors who want a full and authentic experience of New York should also take the time to explore the Bronx, Brooklyn, Queens and Staten Island, each of which has a distinctive character, culture and heritage waiting to be discovered. ..
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