Red7 , June 26, 2014
New York City is exciting, eclectic, beautiful, glamorous and grimy . It’s the diversity of choice in the Big Apple that makes it a winning choice for an extravagant hen weekend.
Read our insider’s tips on the quirky adventures, hip nightlife and iconic sights waiting around every corner for New York hens.
Have a ‘Girls’ weekend in Brooklyn – Hit TV show ‘Girls’ by Lena Dunham made the unlikely neighbourhoods of Greenpoint and Williamsburg in Brooklyn one of the most desirable girls weekend break destinations. Spend a day with the hens wandering around the trendy streets of the ‘Shoreditch of New York’, browsing hip book stores, coffee shops and vintage stores, and stopping off in ‘Cafe Grumpy’ from the TV show.
Head to a roof terrace club in the Meatpacking District in Manhattan where the city’s elite go to party amidst skyscrapers. Made famous by the SATC girls, this high-flying neighbourhood is where you’ll find the most glamorous of hen nights out in New York. Try the exclusive CATCH rooftop bar for panoramic views of the New York skyline over gourmet cocktails.
Spend an afternoon at Hell’s Kitchen flea market where New York’s trend-setters go to shop for antiques, vintage clothing and art at the weekend. Rest your weary hen weekend shopping feet with a drink or two at Ardesia wine bar afterwards on Ninth Avenue, within easy walking distance of Times Square.
Make like Sarah Jessica Parker and the SATC and enjoy the ultimate luxury hen weekend shopping experience in New York’s Soho, where high end brands and designer stores such as Chanel, Prada and Gucci can be found nestling between chic cocktail bars, amazing restaurants and old school Italian bakeries. Try trendy Delicatessen on Prince Street for a mouth watering brunch that will have the hens moaning like the SATC girls.
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