Central Park, a landmark and the lungs of New York City, is such an amazing place all year around and especially now in the summer. It is a marvelous time to see tons of people and travelers gathering in this wonderful and magic park. Here are some of the most interesting attractions to enjoy for a hot summer day in the city.
Laker Pool & Rink
During a crazy hot summer what better way to get tan and swim a few laps than Laker pool & Rink. A great choice for travelers looking for a free pool to rest in during the summer, it is very clean and large for the enjoyment of family and friends. Just a few recommendations to make a perfect visit; it is mandatory to bring a bathing suit and a lock for the changing rooms and to make the moment even more perfect bring sunscreen, water and a good book.
Looking to see the best affordable concerts in a life time surrounded by New Yorkers and travelers from all over the word? Then the Summer Stage festival is the place and time to be, with great performances lining up every year to step onto this stage, it’s the perfect spectacle to catch every traveler’s favorite kind of show and an experience that is worth the invested time.
For the traveler that enjoys relaxing, and being happy and lazy, another option instead of the beach is Sheep Meadow. This is a great alternative for sunbathing and picnics, with some shaded areas around the paths due to a few trees, visitors can play ball, Frisbee, and kite flying in this wide open field; perfect to hang out and enjoy the landscape.
Biking In Central Park
For those looking to be more active during their visit to the park, the routes surrounding the park are the best for novice and expert bikers out there. Giving visitors the opportunity to check out Central Park in a motion filled and fast way, it is a liberating, connecting and an extreme experience that no traveler should miss. Remember there’s no need to own a bike, there is always the option to rent one.
Finally for those travelers that take their trips with family and kids, a great source of entertainment for the young ones is the Victorian Garden with attractions that will keep all family members occupied and happy. A 2 hour visit to this amusement park will be more than enough to satisfy and tire out the little ones for the day, and leave mom and dad with a smile too.