Does the heat, humidity and scorching concrete of summer in New York make you want to hop on a plane for a weekend getaway? No need! We'll help you find a respite with one of these NY staycations, whether you want to find fun things to do outside, bask in the greenery of NYC's best parks, get adventurous or lounge in luxury—all without leaving the boroughs.
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The best beaches near NYC
A visit to one of the best beaches near NYC is a great way to cool off during the city's sticky summer
The best NYC parks
Enjoy a staycation at one of these great green spaces.
The best places to relax in NYC
Looking for somewhere to unwind and escape from the busy streets of New York?
The 20 best spas in NYC
From affordable treatments to splurgeworthy services, we pick the best spas to relax and get pampered
Couples massage rooms in NYC
Time to treat yourselves to a couples massage at one of these duo-focused havens
The 10 coolest NYC walking tours
We've got ten NYC treks perfect for everyone from brownstone lovers to beer guzzlers
The 100 best movies now on Netflix
Order some delivery and settle down for a home staycation with these picks