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This year marks year 3 of the New York City Life Experience®, and it promises to be the biggest and most exciting one yet! Imagine cruising down the New York harbor on a all inclusive cruise watching the largest fireworks display in the United States, surrounded by your loved ones and fellow MWR Travelers. This is a once in a lifetime experience that will create unforgettable memories for all who attend.
While in the ‘Big Apple’ you will be staying at the Crowne Plaza Times Square hotel, located in the heart of Manhatten. This ideal location is within a mile of New York’s most iconic attractions like Central Park, the Empire State Building, Radio City Music Hall , and more! The Fashion District is also right around the corner and don’t forget the Brooklyn Bridge, the Statue of Liberty, and Ellis Island!
New York City is a must-visit destination on every traveler’s Travel Wish List. This Life Experience® will not only give you the opportunity to uncover and all that this magical city has to offer but create amazing memories that you can share for years to come. We can’t wait to see your #MakingWishesReal photos from all over New York!
Check out everything you will be doing on this amazing Life Experience® in the details below!
Upon your arrival at the Crown Plaza Times Square Hotel, your Life Experience® host will greet you and provide you with the location and time of the Welcome Meeting. This exciting gathering is a must-attend event where you will be treated to a welcome drink while you meet and mingle with your fellow Life Experience® travelers! After the welcome gathering and receiving your final itinerary, you may enjoy all the hotel and the New York City nightlife has to offer. Just be sure to rest up for day 2!
Rise and shine on day two and prepare for a full day of discovering NYC with your complimentary buffet breakfast. Take your free morning to visit Central Park, The Empire State Building, or Wall Street, and of course, some of the most incredible restaurants. After a fantastic day of exploring and sightseeing, meet up with your fellow Life Experience® travelers for the evening “Top of the Rock.” On this excursion, you will be able to take in the magical New York City skyline and some of the most beautiful nighttime views of Manhattan!
Spend your free day venturing out and seeing more of this beautiful city history and culture by visiting local landmarks and its grand museums. However, you spend your day, an unforgettable evening has been planned for you and your family! We will gather the evening of July 4th in the lobby of the Crown Plaza Hotel and then head out to the harbor cruise and fireworks show. Once aboard, we will take a cruise around the New York Harbor, cruising by the Statue of Liberty, Ellis Island, the Brooklyn Bridge, and more. A FREE 4th of July themed buffet and drinks will be available to you and a front-row seat to see the Macy’s 4th of July Fireworks Spectacular as the grand finale of this incredible Life Experience® to New York City! On the way back, hit the onboard dance floor and have a toast to freedom to cement these incredible memories in your mind as you check New York off your Travel Wish List.
Prepare for a full day of discovering NYC after your complimentary buffet breakfast. You can join us on the full day excursion of sightseeing. During this excursion, we will stop at the World Trade Center memorial, and also Central Park. Or you can enjoy your day by visiting The Empire State Building, or Wall Street, and of course, some of the most incredible restaurants. The evening is yours to enjoy NYC and Times Square.
This is a Free Day to enjoy NYC. After breakfast, you can check out Macy’s or the Garment District to enjoy a full day of shopping. Or visit any other of the iconic places to see. After a fantastic day of exploring and sightseeing, meet up with your fellow Life Experience® travelers for the evening Live Broadway Show! Show and times TBA.
Like all good things, it must come to an end. Be sure to take some photos with all your new friends from around the world as you depart. Hotel check-out time is 11:00 AM Be sure to plan on leaving the hotel 3 hours before your scheduled flight departure time. If you end up being there a little bit early, you can stock up on some last-minute souvenirs.
If your departure time is not until later in the day, the front desk staff will be happy to store your belongings securely, so you don’t need to lug it all around with you. Feel free to head out for a bit, or you can continue to enjoy the hotel and its facilities until your time of departure. Remember, even if you get a notice that your flight has been delayed, you’ll still need to be at the airport at the same time as per your original schedule, sometimes the airlines will suddenly find a replacement plane, and you don’t want to be left behind.
But then again, maybe you do!
Loyalty Dollars & Vouchers:
Loyalty Dollars or earned Life Experience® vouchers can be redeemed at checkout for the Primary Member only. Life Experience® vouchers can be used for additional travelers. Click image for visual explanation > > > >
Passports are required for this Life Experience! After booking we will need your passport information. Travel documents, passports, and visas are your responsibility. Inability to attend due to documentation issues will be handled in accordance with the Cancellation Policy.
Due to the multiple airport options in the New York area, hotel transfers are not being provided. You will need to grab an Uber or a taxi to the hotel.
You have A Dedicated Life Experience® Host:
Your Life Experience® will be accompanied by a dedicated Host throughout your trip. Your Host is available to assist you with day to day questions, help you with planning or activities and to generally make sure you have a great time! Please be sure to attend the welcome meeting in order to get acquainted with your Host as well as how to reach them during your stay.
Attend The Welcome Meeting:
Your host will provide you all with a quick run through of your itinerary, covering any last minute changes, giving you information about the area and also answering any questions you may have. Meeting details (location within the hotel and time) will be provided to you when you check-in.
Shared Booking Codes:
Shared Booking Codes allow two consultants to share a room and pay individually. When you select “Shared Booking” at checkout you will be sent a “Shared Booking Code” that you can then send to the other party. If you have been sent a code already simply apply it at checkout. This will link the two individual travelers to the same room. Please Note: We recommend confirming with your roommate before booking with the shared option. If you select “Shared Booking” and no one else uses the code to complete the double occupancy you will be considered a Single Occupancy and be charged the difference in price. The shared booking deadline for this Life Experience is June 1, 2021
Cancellation Deadlines and Fees:
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