6. New York City, New York
The Press Lounge at Ink 48
Ascend 16 stories for one of NYC's most magnificent vantage points: The Press Lounge's unobstructed skyline views are bound to take your breath away, night and day. Savor seasonally inspired cocktails and small plates on the mammoth wraparound terrace, sprinkled with cozy couches, leafy plants, and a decorative reflecting pool. www.thepresslounge.com
Star Sights: Absorb miles of Manhattan skyline and the Hudson River.
Signature Drink: De Telegraaf (gin, lemon, and triple sec, served over an absinthe wash)
Insider Tip: Arrive early to nab a seat (on the west side) for sunset views over the Hudson.