Favorite Places to Enjoy the Summer Sun in New York

Lauren Mack

It's hot, hot, hot in New York City, but there are plenty of places to beat the summer heat. Check out my favorite places to enjoy the summer sun in New York. #SeekerChallenge

Favorite Places to Enjoy the Summer Sun in New York

By Lauren Mack
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It's hot, hot, hot in New York City, but there are plenty of places to beat the summer heat. Check out my favorite places to enjoy the summer sun in New York. #SeekerChallenge
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  • Mister Dips
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    • laurenmack Enjoy luxe soft serve and the Manhattan skyline at Mister Dips at The William Vale.

         
  • Sweet & Vicious
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    • laurenmack Toast the toasty weather and sip frozen margaritas at Sweet & Vicious.

         
  • Black Tap
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    • laurenmack The home of the over-the-top Instagrammable CrazyShake milkshakes is a great spot to fuel up on burgers, beers, and shakes while escaping the heat.

         
  • Governors Island
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    • laurenmack It hasn't opened yet, but I bet QC NY Spa on Governor's Island will be a must-visit for its Italian-style thermal pools. Counting down the days until it opens.

         
  • Collective Governors Island - A New York City Retreat
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    • laurenmack The perfect staycation is an 8-minute water taxi ride to Governor's Island where brunch, lunch, and dinner is served and visitors can opt to stay overnight.

         
  • Mo Gelato
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    • laurenmack One of the most authentic gelatos in NYC, there's no more delicious way to cool down with gelato!

         
  • The Beach at Dream Downtown
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    • laurenmack When I don't want to go all the way to the beach, I go to Dream Downtown's beach!

         
  • Union Square
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    • laurenmack One of the things I missed most about living in Taiwan was 50嵐, simply the best of the Taiwanese bubble tea chains. It's finally here in New York - both in Union Square and on Bleecker Street.

         
  • L&B Spumoni Gardens
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    • laurenmack Cool off with authentic Italian ice and spumoni and don't forget to enjoy some Sicilian squares too at this iconic Brooklyn pizza joint.

         
  • Coney Island
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    • laurenmack Summer isn't complete without a trip to Coney Island. Take a stroll on the boardwalk, enjoy frosty beverages while admiring the ocean, and take a dip or two in the water. Don't forget to ride the Cyclone and Wonder Wheel before grabbing a hot dog at Nathan's Famous.