Huge jump in bookings for New York shopping trips

Huge jump in bookings for New York shopping trips

The Irish are spending big again, if bookings for New York shopping trips are anything to go by.

Bookings for pre-Christmas retail therapy in Manhattan have increased massively on last year, according to one of New York's best-known hoteliers.

The Fitzpatrick Manhattan and Fitzpatrick Grand Central hotels says there has already been a 20% increase in bookings for Christmas 2014.

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