Everywhere we went, tourists and city workers alike wore mostly trainers and sandals. It’s common to see women dressed smartly in a skirt or dress complemented by a sensible pear of trainers. For the whole week we were there, I wore trainers every day and didn’t wear heels once! We did a lot of walking in all the places we visited and the weather was fairly hot – especially on the subway on the platform or walking from point A to B, though the trains themselves are cool and air-conditioned. My favourite and most comfortable outfit was the colour of my zodiac sign Aries – red. This is a pillar-box red top, Gigih, by Ted Baker, with a deceptively comfortable pair of Next lift and shape jeans and red trainers by Skechers. The Kate Spade tote bag is deceptively large as I can fit my HP Spectre laptop in it.
New York with my sisters it became apparent that most people get from A to B on foot, which makes it essential to wear comfortable clothes and footwear.