Perhaps you are looking for a quick getaway. You are tired of the grayed city streets, the noise and the traffic.  You picture a place that can offer you both the pleasures of sports as well as a vibrant arts and culture scene. You want the sophistication and finesse of fine dining mixed in with […]

Syracuse is a mere hop, skip and a jump from Manhattan. A foodie paradise with plenty of snowy sports and a downtown filled with rich history, this cousin to the Big Apple is now being called the official home of winter. Play: Syracuse wouldn’t be the official home of winter if it wasn’t home to […]

Surfing in the Rockaways

Forget the crowded beaches and long commute out to the Hamptons and spend summer in the Rockaways instead. Take the A or S subway line or the New York Beach Ferry from Manhattan, and venture a world away from the stresses of city living. 

Lobster Claw

Last summer, JetBlue launched a direct two-hour flight from JFK to Hyannis. As of June 2015, you can snag flights for $100 roundtrip, making this service the best way to make the most of a quick getaway to the Cape. On a recent city break, we boarded an Embraer E190 and set out with a camera […]