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Fifth Avenue

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Everyone has heard of Fifth Avenue, so while in the Big Apple- why not check it out? Featuring designers such as Hugo Boss, Louis Vuitton, and Prada, this street just may be the most expensive shopping area in the world. The legendary Saks Fifth Avenue, Bergdorf Goodman, and Lord & Taylor are all department stores that are perfect for one stop shopping- selling everything from bedding, children's clothing and fine china.

With the kids? Head one block over to the Avenue of Americas to the biggest toy store in the world, FAO Schwartz, where plush stuffed animals from all over the world and other high end goods will excite their senses. Whether you desire chic clothing or rare books, New York promises not to let you down.

Shop for: Fine women, men and children's clothing, houseware

Cafe Stop: Café Sabarsky

Get here: B, D, F, V at 47th-50th Sts.-Rockefeller Center; 6 at 51st St.

Written by  Mary Kate Alfieri.

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