With the ringing of a new year, comes the excitement of a new social agenda. New York City has always been a place of jet-setting activities and fast-paced lifestyles. Many travelers, locally and internationally, are intrigued by the thought of engaging in a city of wealth, high style and class. Faced with the monotony of daily life, many travelers are looking for out-of-the-box ways to spice up their lives., Locals have long believed that New York City is the best destination in the United States, and it appears as if people in the rest of the country are catching on. Think outside of the city!
Mayor Michael R. Bloomberg released statistics this week showing that the city drew a record-breaking 48.7 million visitors in 2010! With these types of numbers, NYC could very well keep the title it gained in 2009 as the highest ranked U.S. tourism city.
“The strength of our tourism industry is one of the reasons New York City was less impacted by the national recession than other cities, and it continues to be one of the reasons we’re growing faster than other cities today,” said Bloomberg. “We’re constantly looking for ways to strengthen and diversify our economy, and growing our tourism industry is an important part of that work.”
"Jet set" is a journalistic term that was used to describe an international social group of wealthy people, organizing and participating all around the world in social activities that are unreachable to the masses. Jet-setting New York has established itself as a priority on the list of memorable destinations for the cosmopolitan traveler. Be a part of New York’s cultural phenomenon and experience the unbelievable activities that the city has to offer. Jet-set into the New Year by taking a Wet Jet or Jet Tour of the Niagara Falls, NY’s natural wonder, and take in unprecedented views of the Niagara Gorge and River.
Get ready to be hydrated! Hop aboard either the Jet Dome (covered) or Wet Jet Dome (uncovered), and experience what most tours cannot offer: wet or dry. A Jet Dome is an aquatic jet vehicle that trumps your average tour by racing across the waters and falls of New York’s most infamous outdoor attraction!
During this unforgettable tour, you’ll ride along the water and get a full scope of the unprecedented views of the Niagara Gorge and the whirlpool created by the giant masses of water splashing down. The doors are closed as you go through the class five whitewater, listening to your river guide describe each points of interest and nuance of this powerful river. Experience the rare geography and history of the mighty Niagara as you sit back, relax and enjoy the ride!