Avoid the Crowds in New York
If shopping wears you out, then you can make better go to the stores when they are less busy. Shopping during the lunchtime, after-work hours, or on weekends in Manhattan can be a real madhouse.
Tips for shopping
Remember to take your credit card and even cash with you. Shops regularly feature “cash-only” lines, which tend to be the shortest.
The shops usually open at 10:00 a.m., which is also the best time to go.