Bronx Apartments (New York City)(10)
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A holiday rental home in the Bronx will put you close to some of the most popular attractions in New York City.
When you holiday to the Bronx, you will find that there is so much to do – not just in the Bronx, but in all of New York City. Consider taking a romantic carriage ride through Central Park, which is also a perfect spot for running. Walking history tours are just one way to get to know the area. You can also opt for a cruise tour or even a helicopter tour. If you love to shop then you will be thrilled with the offerings in New York City. From one of the most well-known toy stores in the world, FAO Schwarz, to designer boutiques, you will find it all.
The Bronx is home to the largest urban zoo in the entire country. At the Bronx Zoo you will see more than 4000 animals. The Bronx Zoo has a variety of programs for endangered species and other programs with many learning opportunities for visitors. The New York Botanical Garden is a lovely place to spend an afternoon strolling through the flowers. Hop on the South Bronx Culture Trolley where you will make stops at art exhibits, theatre performances and more.
The Bronx is home to cold winters and warm, sometimes humid, summers. During the winter, the average low temperatures are between -4° and 3° C and the average highs are between 4° and 14° C. During the spring, the average low temperatures are between 6° and 12° C and the highs are between 18° and 24° C. During the summer, the average lows are 16° to 19° C and average highs are 28° to 30° C. There is some precipitation each month. If you love snow then visit the Bronx during the winter when the city is often covered with a thick layer of the white stuff.
When planning a trip to New York, you will have two major airports from which to choose. John F. Kennedy Airport (JFK) and LaGuardia Airport (LGA) are both located in the city and offer travel to and from a wide variety of locations. There are other, smaller airports but these two handle most of the international travellers. New York has one of the best public transportation systems in the world and it runs 24 hours a day. Unless you plan to take day trips outside of New York City then you will not need a car for use during your stay.