School Fashion Trip to New York
The fashion capital of the world, New York is a must for any fashion student. Strut along 5th Avenue exploring the high-end stores with amazing window displays, mingle with New York’s elite as they purchase the latest collections and discover the Fashion District with the buzz of buyers running from showroom to showroom. New York really does offer an up close and personal experience of the fashion world that students will thrive on.
Flight from UK to New York
Transfer to accommodation on arrival
|Free time to explore|
|Day 2||Visit the Statue of Liberty and Ellis Island Immigration Museum||Visit the Century 21 outlet store and Ground Zero site||Optional evening meal in Times Square|
|Day 3||Visit the Metropolitan Museum of Art and the Costume Institute||Take a walking tour of the Fashion District and walk along the Fashion Walk of Fame||Enjoy a Broadway performance|
|Day 4||Spend morning shopping along 5th Avenue and at Macy's||Transfer to the airport||Overnight flight back to the UK|
|Day 5||Land back in the UK|
This price includes:
- 3 nights' bed and breakfast accommodation
- All flights inclusive of tax
- Airport transfer New York
- Free staff place ratio 1:10
- Detailed information pack
- Comprehensive travel and medical insurance
- Itinerary planning service
In 1999, the Fashion Center Business Improvement District established the Fashion Walk of Fame to honor New York’s most influential designers. It is the world’s first and only monument to American fashion. You will start your walk on Fashion Avenue from Times Square, then head south. You will find 26 beautiful plaques between 35th and 41st Street on the east side of Fashion Avenue...
If you’re a Project Runway fan, you must pay a visit to Parsons School of Design on the west side of Fashion Avenue at 40th Street. Here is where Tim Gunn was once Chair of Fashion Design up until 2007, and Anna Sui, Donna Karan, Jason Wu, Marc Jacobs, and Tom Ford all received a fashion-forward design education. The David M. Schwartz Fashion Education Center is one of several Parsons c...
The tour of these side-by-side neighborhoods offer the most abundant as well as the chicest shopping in the world. On these charming cobblestone streets, high luxe shops sit side by side with “only in NYC” independents. Tour highlights include a walking tour of the area to include its fascinating architecture, history and celebrity gossip, visit to store opened by a winner of Pro...
The Museum at FIT is one of a select group of specialized fashion museums, including the Musée de la Mode, the Mode Museum, and the Museo de la Moda. For the 100,000 people who visit The Museum at FIT each year, they create exhibitions, programs, and publications that are both entertaining and educational. The Museum is best known for its innovative and award winning special exhibitio...
One of the world’s most prestigious art galleries, the Met’s comprehensive permanent collections span five thousand years of art from a diverse range of cultures. Great for those interested in fashion, with the Costume Institute displaying seven centuries and five continents of fashionable dress, regional costumes, and accessories for men, women, and children, up to the present.
Shopping in New York is not complete without a trip to Macy's, not only can you stop by and pick up your International Visitors discount card from customer information, but you can also book a tour. The world’s largest department store can offer your school or youth group a fun, fact-filled lecture and store tour. Highlights include an informative discussion of the history of Macys from...
Century 21 is a bargain shoppers paradise. This discount designer store is the holy grail for those seeking new outfits or accessories from both American and European designers with anything from 40-70% off retail prices. Not only is this on the top of all New Yorkers lists for a shopping expedition, it was even featured in Sex and the City with the most famous of all New York spendaholi...
Hostelling International NY
HI New York is Manhattan’s premier hostel, and is located in a landmark building on the Upper West Side. The building was built in 1883 to help widows of both the Revolutionary War and the War of 1812 and re-opened as HI New York in 1990.
The hostel offers clean, modern, mixed and separate male/female dormitory-style accommodation (4 - 12 bedded rooms) with shared bathrooms in the hallways. Linen, towels and a housekeeping service are provided. Private rooms with and without baths are also available (subject to availability).
The hostel is situated just one block from Broadway Avenue and a main subway line, and only minutes from Central Park.View on map
Best Western Fairfield Inn
This hotel is conveniently located just 20 minutes from the Meadowlands Sports Complex and provides easy access into New York City. The hotel has their own in-house restaurant Cucina Calandra, and Executive Lounge.
All rooms include free wireless high speed Internet access, 52-channel cable television, a refrigerator, microwave, 2 phones with data-ports, radio alarm clock, iron/iron board, coffee maker, and hairdryer.
Days Inn Broadway
This Broadway hotel is located on New York's popular Upper West Side, with many restaurants, shops and coffee shops nearby and Central Park just minutes away.
The 14-story New York City hotel offers 214 air-conditioned guest rooms. All rooms offer cable TV, coffee-makers, in-room safes, irons and ironing boards. Refrigerators are available upon request.
What our teachers had to say about this destination
Perfect. A real experience of a lifetime. Once again Zoe has been wonderful from start to finish. I look forward to continuing to work with her. Thank you once again.