For world-class shopping featuring some of the best-known names in fashion as well as an abundance of top-quality makeup, jewelry, and accessories, look no further than New York City's Fifth Avenue. Consistently ranked as one of the most expensive streets in the world, the famous Fifth Avenue elegantly blends modern high fashion with a healthy dose of old New York wealth and a plethora of cannot-be-missed tourist attractions scattered along the way, such as the Empire State Building and Rockefeller Center, both located along Fifth Avenue in Midtown.
The best area for shopping, between 34th and 60th Streets, houses some of the most expensive retail stores in the world, featuring fashion designers such as Gucci, Louis Vuitton, Prada and Versace, as well as high-end jewelry company Tiffany & Co., and well-known beauty product line Sephora. Also present is the high-end specialty store Saks Fifth Avenue, selling an abundance of top designer apparel; the Apple Store; and hugely popular toy retailer, FAO Schwartz. From everything from clothing to toys to modern appliance, strolling down these luxurious blocks on a sunny afternoon will make you feel like a million bucks.
- Fifth Avenue between 34th and 60th Street
- Subway Stop:
- 6 train to the 42nd Street/Grand Central, 51st Street, and 59th Street Stations
- 4, 5 trains to the 42nd Street/Grand Central and 59th Street Stations