The best 3 weeks I've ever had
A pleasant surprise. I'm from England, so in September/October I'm used to rain and cooler weather. I roasted over there for the majority of my 3 week trip. Was so worth it. Getting around is easy and the only day I stayed in was when I caught a cold. Every day I was out seeing the sights and different places. There's a lot to explore there and with the subway its easy and quick to get around. Certainly worth going. And broaden your sights too, Manhattan isn't the only borough of New York.
Insider Tip:Try visiting Staten Island, your MetroCard will take you all the way. And the ferry is FREE!! Or there's the Q subway train to Coney Island for the beach. Speaking of which, don't be afraid of the subway. It'll be your best friend for transport as the buses are quite slow due to their being traffic lights at most junctions. Look closely at the subway map too, if two trains go the same way, but one of the numbers isn't on every stop or there's a diamond around it, that train is limited st