Mohonk Mountain House Pool

From Long Island to Westchester County, these five spa vacations in New York will bring you an invigorating day or weekend of pampering within the great Empire State. Catch the Metro-North or LIRR for your ticket to some eco-friendly…

The Pitcher Inn

Turkey Day, Tofurky Day or whatever your cuisine of choice may be, Thanksgiving is an excuse to eat yourself silly and give thanks for what you’ve got. Families and couples looking for an escape from decorating the dining room,…

Ger-Nis Culinary Center

When you live in New York City and have five boroughs of knowledge and adventure at your fingertips, picking up a new skill—be it learning to create a documentary, blow glass, or raise chickens—can all be in a day’s…

air balloon ride in fall

When green turns to gold, mixed with humbling hues of red, orange and yellow, that’s your cue. Whether for a day or weekend, celebrate our most spectacular season by land, air, and sea with these seven adventurous fall foliage…

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After a day of traveling, checking in to your accommodations and getting situated, the first question is: “Where to eat?” Indulging in fare that is unique to a new destination is one of the most delicious parts of any…

food from the farm

We are inspired by how involved our readers are in furthering the sustainable food movement in the NYC community–signing up for CSA shares and growing your own veggies—and figured you’d want to keep supporting eco-gastronomy while you’re out of…

Apple Picking

Pies and pastries, jellies and jams, cider and crisps, is there any dish that a juicy apple can’t improve upon? While the old adage about an apple a day may not be entirely true, the transforming powers of the…

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