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Kayaking the Hudson

At first, New York City might not appear to be a mecca for outdoor adventure, but city dwellers may be surprised to find just how many activities are just a quick subway ride away. In the midst of our urban jungle, waves,…

Valley Forge

America’s National Park Service turns 100 this year and there’s no better way to celebrate this milestone than by visiting one of its parks. No need to travel far to discover these gems of stewardship and conservation. Several of…

Take a stroll along the Tidal Basin in the spring to catch a glimpse of the Jefferson Memorial and the iconic Cherry Blossom trees

Get into the swing of spring at these top festive celebrations of the season. Spend an evening sampling Park Slope’s best nibbles, see the cherry blossoms in our nation’s capital or hop on train to Philly for a nonstop…

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Why wait for summer to visit Long Island’s East End? Sag Harbor plays host to HarborFrost on Saturday, February 27th. The family-friendly festivities start at 1pm with the Frosty Plunge at Windmill Beach and end with a sunset firework…

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Being a Vermonter, the act of going on a hike is roughly the equivalent of a Manhattanite taking the subway—at some point almost everyone has to do it and the secret is in finding the best routes. The obvious…

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From festivals offering bacon and beer in Boston to arts and ideas in New Haven, these events are sure to get you in a spring state of mind. Once Upon a Bike: A Guide to the Best NYC Cycling…