United States Forums

Start a new topic Change Forum
Advanced search

NYC: Was *supposed* to travel there this Friday, Nov 2, for family trip

Jump to last reply

I'm wondering if we should reconsider our plans to visit NYC this Friday 11/2 through Monday 11/5.

Husband and I, as well as 7 year old son - his first ever trip to NYC - made plans to visit, staying inOmni Berkshire (mid-town), and to see some museums, etc. and see Spiderman on Broadway.

Presumably, Amtrak will have resumed service, although wondering how packed the trains are likely to be. We aren't worried about the Subway for *our* needs, we can always take a cab when wandering outside of Mid-Town. My thoughts are with those people who require the subway to get to and from work. Trying to imagine what impact the power outages, flooding, and transportation issues will continue to have on hotels, restaurants, tourist venues, etc. Don't want to be interference in restoration efforts, nor do we want to have our "special occasion" trip compromised (that is, by large scale closures and huge safety issues...not minor inconveniences like not being able to get a certain wine at dinner b/c shipment was not able to come in, etc. That stuff is completely unimportant....(

Reschedule? I can cancel hotel and Amtrak as late as noon on Thursday...

9 Replies |Back to top

| Add a Reply

Sign in to comment.

Recent Activity

  • Announcements:
  • Writers Needed for Mexico
    by Emily_D Fodor's Editor | Posted on Jul 24, 14 at 12:19 PM
  • Writers Needed for Georgia Coast
    by Emily_D Fodor's Editor | Posted on Jul 18, 14 at 03:12 PM
  • Writers Needed for Rwanda and Uganda
    by Emily_D Fodor's Editor | Posted on Jul 18, 14 at 03:12 PM
View all United States activity »
  1. 1 Hotel near Miami airport
  2. 2 Vacation with 1 year old - ideas?
  3. 3 Seatle in September 19-22, Where to stay? Avg prices?
  4. 4 3 days road trip from Boston to Arcadia National park
  5. 5 Honeymoon/road trip/adventure/help!
  6. 6 Does anyone have a place on Cape Cod?
  7. 7 Atascadero -> Pacific Grove -> San Francisco
  8. 8 Trip Report Another Californian Odyssey (June/July 2014)
  9. 9 Recommendations for accommodation in San Diego?
  10. 10 Mesa Verde
  11. 11 Is Lanai worth a day trip from Maui?
  12. 12 Trip Report In just five days: Grand Teton and Yellowstone NPs
  13. 13 Chelsea Antiques Garage flea market -- RIP
  14. 14 Road Trip SW
  15. 15 Mt Ranier parking questions
  16. 16 Los Angeles itinerary for August trip
  17. 17 Trip Report culpepper
  18. 18 Driving Moab to Bryce Canyon
  19. 19 Chicago trip
  20. 20 Keystone, CO & area - inside activities?
  21. 21 Lighting for photos at Mt Ranier
  22. 22 DENALI FLIGHTSEEING/BUS TOUR OPTION?
  23. 23 moving to florida
  24. 24 Santa Barbara, California
  25. 25 3 days, 4 nights in Denver
View next 25 » Back to the top