The Lodge at Woodloch is the ultimate urban escape. Set on 150 pristine acres, the setting is unmatched. It is located in Northeast Pennsylvania, less than three hours from New York City, so it boasts the luxury of proximity….

Romance the Rails

Towards the end of 2014—our seventh year of reporting on car-free trips around the outer boroughs and beyond New York City—my co-founder Vince and I pedaled across the George Washington Bridge for probably the 17th time since discovering cyclists…

Raymondskill Falls

Pennsylvania’s Pocono Mountains have come a long way since their day as a couples-only resort haven. The heart-shaped beds and cheap sparkling wine have been replaced with more sophisticated offerings. The little hamlet of Milford, located only 75 miles…

Samoset Resort

From Mount Tremper to Maine, these five eco-friendly, car-free getaways in the Northeast promise fun for kids and parents while respecting that most important parent, Mother Earth. Samoset Resort Rockport, ME | samosetresort.com Why Find Family Time Here: If you’ve never experienced…

For city folk without alternative residency in the Hamptons, taking a break during any season can often just mean riding the red line to Brooklyn Heights for a stroll on the promenade. Peaceful and scenic as an outer borough…