If you’re like us, all depressed because of this dumpy spring then we suggest you leave Montreal on the wings of a charter with friends to New York.
Here are some activities to do on holiday in New York during the month of May. The duration of a flight business jet from Montreal to New York is only 55 minutes and you will gain several hours by avoiding the traffic at the terminal of airports serving scheduled.
220 cherry trees beautiful Brooklyn Botanical Gardens are in full bloom . To celebrate this, the Botanical Garden hosts the Festival weekend Cherry Blossom , known as Sakura Matsuri Japanese name . During the festival , visitors can enjoy dozens of events celebrating Japanese culture. They include concerts J -pop music and traditional Japanese dance, taiko drumming , martial arts , workshops pruning bonsai , tea ceremony and the art of manga .
Five Boro Bike Tour (first Sunday in May)
The best way to explore all of New York in one day is two wheels! The Bike Tour ” 5 Boros ” is an annual tradition that attracts more than 30,000 cyclists of all ages . The ride is 42 miles long ( 67.5 km ), but the terrain is flat , so no need to be an experienced cyclist to join the race . Take the time to ride on the five bridges including the famous Queensboro Bridge and Verrazano -Narrows to enjoy breathtaking city views from all angles .
Ninth Avenue Food Festival ( May 18 and 19 )
Taste the cuisine neighborhood of Hell ‘s Kitchen at the annual Food Festival , during which restaurants and street stalls offer food to meet all tastes. 20 blocks feature the cuisine of Greece, Brazil, Italy, Morocco , Senegal , Ukraine , Thailand, with music and dance .
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