The FiDi location of this bargain-shopper’s paradise opens at 7:45 on weekdays—maybe for 9-5ers who woke up in someone else’s bed that morning with no time to head home before work (not that that’s ever happened to us). It’s also a great hour to browse sans the typical crowds. Find heavily discounted clothes, shoes, purses and more by Gucci, Armani, Escada and dozens of other fancy-pants designers.
Sure, New York is amazing, but holy crap is it expensive. We all know how draining it can be to feel like you’re getting gouged at every turn, so who could blame you for looking for some cheaper entertainment options? The good news is, if you know where to look, NYC is stuffed to the gills with awesome free stuff, from museums to comedy shows to drinks and snacks. Check out your personalized itinerary below for all the cheap or free stuff you can handle. (Just remember to tip.)