Are you single and going to Manhattan on vacation? Manhattan is great for singles who wishe to unwind without the pressure of your standard meat market environment. There are so many places to visit in Manhattan that you can chose whatever environment you wish.
For singles traveling, Manhattan is the perfect destination. The public transportation and availability of taxi cabs makes travel around the island effortless. The city is full of activities that the single traveler will enjoy.
Manhattan has some of the world’s best museums. They are all, for the most part, centrally located and easily accessible. You could spend days exploring museums dedicated to your specific interest.
The American Museum of Natural History is one of the most popular museums in the city. With the design of the building, its architectural innovations and sheer size makes just walking by the museum an experience.
As a single person visiting The American Museum of Natural History, you can look forward to seeing exhibits dedicated to human science. The museum has 42 permanent exhibits showcasing the sciences of biology, ecology, zoology, astronomy and anthropology spread out over the four floors of the massive building.
The American Museum of Natural History recently spent more than $210 million to renovate the old planetarium and to open the Rose Center for Earth and Space, giving its visitors the chance to understand space science. You can spend hours looking at the exhibits dedicated to the sciences of astronomy and astrophysics.
You can also spend a few days enjoying the walk down along the side of Central Park on the famous Fifth Avenue between 82nd – 105th streets. This area is known as Museum Mile. Between these streets are more of the world’s best known, and America’s finest, museums.
The Metropolitan Museum of Art is a collection of some of the world’s greatest works of art. Art from every period of human history is featured at this museum. Save as much time as you can for your visit to the museum. Even for those with a passing interest in art, the Met is a must see.
The Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum is dedicated to artworks from the 19th and 20th centuries. In a building designed by Frank Lloyd Wright that looks like an upside down tea cup, the Guggenheim Museum is also a very popular art museum. For those who wish, a narrated tour is offered, or you can just spend the day wandering through the museum.
For singles visiting Manhattan, these museums are a perfect choice. As you walk down the streets of Manhattan and through the various museums, you are never alone. There is no way to feel alone in Manhattan with the majority of the residents walking to their destinations. Crowds of people are always nearby. Sitting on a sidewalk bench and watching the wide variety of people is in itself a good way to spend a few hours.
Walking down Fifth Avenue on the Upper East Side along the side of Central Park is one of the most picturesque sights in the city. While you are in the area, you could also spend some time in Central Park or maybe go and check out the Central Park Zoo. The rowboats on the lake are also a very peaceful way to spend some time.
For singles visiting Manhattan, it can be a very relaxing experience. New Yorkers are known for their 100-mile-an-hour lifestyle, which can be a good thing for singles visiting Manhattan because you know that the harder you work the harder you want to relax.
Enjoy your trip
to Manhattan and take full advantage of all that it has to offer.