Vacation

Top 15 New York State Places For Vacation Inspiration [RANKED]
Top 15 New York State Places For Vacation Inspiration [RANKED]
Top 15 New York State Places For Vacation Inspiration [RANKED]
It's time to start planning your summer vacation. If you want to stay in New York State, there are plenty of fun and beautiful places to explore. Check out the top fifteen New York State places to give you some vacation inspiration. Three are right here in the Capital Region.
Create a Staycation Atmosphere in Your Own Backyard
Create a Staycation Atmosphere in Your Own Backyard
Create a Staycation Atmosphere in Your Own Backyard
Everybody's complaining about the cost of living these days. What about the cost of traveling? Everything seems more expensive right now, which is all the more reason these five families in Upstate New York made the right move in creating a "staycation atmosphere" in their backyard. Ultimately, the cost was less that one family vacation.
Rent This Historic & Serene NY Camp Where Mark Twain Once Stayed
Rent This Historic & Serene NY Camp Where Mark Twain Once Stayed
Rent This Historic & Serene NY Camp Where Mark Twain Once Stayed
Stay where Mark Twain stayed in 1901. Sam Clements aka Mark Twain stayed in this cabin from June until October 1901 and wrote many stories including "A Double Barreled Detective Story". It's dubbed as a once-in-a-lifetime stay on the shores of Saranac Lake in the shadow of Mark Twain according to MarkTwainCamp.weebly.com. There is a private swimming area, dock, and canoes. You can explore, swim, go fishing, boat, have a picnic, or just relax. It seems remote but it's only two miles from the Village of Saranac Lake. You can rent this peaceful retreat and historic Mark Twain Camp on Saranac Lake through Airbnb by clicking HERE.
Twin Lakes Resort 90 Mins From Albany Becoming Tiny Home Retreat
Twin Lakes Resort 90 Mins From Albany Becoming Tiny Home Retreat
Twin Lakes Resort 90 Mins From Albany Becoming Tiny Home Retreat
There's a quaint tiny home hotel that is only an hour and a half from the Capital Region where you will feel like you are in the middle of nature. It's called Hurley House and it is a new retreat on the grounds of the old Twin Lakes resort in Hurley, NY. There are tiny homes set up all throughout the rolling hills in the shadow of the Catskill Mountains alongside a beautiful lake. These 400-square-foot homes have everything you need for a relaxing stay. They all have floor-to-ceiling windows to enjoy the scenery along with a skylight in the bathroom for natural light. They hope to open soon.
New Tech at Albany Airport! What Are You Allowed Pack in Your Carry-on?
New Tech at Albany Airport! What Are You Allowed Pack in Your Carry-on?
New Tech at Albany Airport! What Are You Allowed Pack in Your Carry-on?
The Albany International Airport just installed new high-tech security scanners. These state-of-the-art machines can detect everything. Transportation Security Administration (TSA) is urging travelers to know what they can and cannot pack. If you are flying out any time soon, here's what you need to know.
Wanna Ride The NY State Thruway Toll Free? It May Happen Soon!
Wanna Ride The NY State Thruway Toll Free? It May Happen Soon!
Wanna Ride The NY State Thruway Toll Free? It May Happen Soon!
If you travel the New York State Thruway, you know it can get pretty expensive. There may be some relief in sight. There is legislation to give the Thruway tolls a break and to offset the high gas prices. Not only will it help motorists, but it will also help with local tourism.
More Non-Stop Flights From Albany to South Florida Added
More Non-Stop Flights From Albany to South Florida Added
More Non-Stop Flights From Albany to South Florida Added
There are more options coming to Albany International Airport if you want to get away to somewhere warm for the holidays. Frontier Airlines announced that they will be adding direct flights from Albany International Airport to Miami International Airport beginning on November 4th.
Weekend Getaways
Weekend Getaways
Weekend Getaways
The biggest complaint I hear about the Capital Region is "there is nothing to do here". Well that isn't true there are plenty of things to do here, If you choose to believe that narrative, there are plenty of place to go that are close by with plenty to do...
Amtrak Announces Free Trips Giveaway
Amtrak Announces Free Trips Giveaway
Amtrak Announces Free Trips Giveaway
One of the easiest ways to get somewhere from the Capital Region is with Amtrak. Now, Amtrak has announced that they have a chance for you to get free trips and, let's be honest, it's time for you to have a vacation!
Wonder of The Day: Families & Alicia Keys
Wonder of The Day: Families & Alicia Keys
Wonder of The Day: Families & Alicia Keys
Alicia Keys and Swizz Beatz are on a Caribbean vacay, nothing strange about that right? Also with them is his ex-wife. Now,some people are finding this odd.... Me, not so much. Holidays, celebrations, and life in general for me growing up has always involved this one's ex-wife, that one's ex-husband, we just all get along! I got to wondering, does anyone else have a family like this?