2. Visit the Rockerfeller Plaza
The Rockerfeller Plaza is one of the main reasons to visit New York at Christmas. One of the great attractions of New York anytime, for the holidays it ramps up the spectacular. Of course, special mention must go to the Christmas tree that lights up the Plaza, but everyone should find their feet on the world famous ice rink and if you’re with the kids, you can combine access to the rink with Breakfast with Santa. therink.smartertakeout.net. p.s. if you save your visit to NYC after the holidays, from Jan 8th 2014, you can take advantage of the Sky Skate offer which combines entry to the rink and the Rockerfeller Center Observation Deck.