10 Restaurants In The Catskills That Are Worth Dining For The Views Alone
These top Catskills restaurants prove that there's more to a meal than just delish dining--sometimes, it's all about location, location, location. With a location less than three hours from New York City, the Catskills have long been a top tourist destination for those seeking a rural retreat—but the upstate gem is far more than a playground for city dwellers; it’s a year-round destination all its own.
10 Perfect Small Mountain Towns You Can Find In Upstate New York
The Great Northern Catskills has a number of charming small towns—however, none are as appropriately named as the village of Catskill. Situated on the banks of the Hudson River, Catskill is an outdoorsy paradise whose natural beauty has inspired artists for generations, giving the tiny town an artsy charm all its own.
5 Family-Friendly Road Trips in the US to Take With an Electric Vehicle
New York State is another one of the top choices on the InsureMyTrip ranking. The site recommends a route running from New York City all the way up to Niagara Falls at the Canadian border. Along the way, you may want to spend some time exploring the picturesque Sullivan Catskills region, which also features an abundance of charging stations and family activities.
The 8 Best Road Trips from Connecticut
Sullivan Catskills is a region of New York state located in the heart of the Catskill Mountains. It's known for its stunning natural beauty, outdoor recreational opportunities and charming small towns. Nature buffs will enjoy a number of state parks, forests and other protected areas, as well as a number of lakes and streams.
How to Experience Fall Foliage in the Catskills
You've seen food trails, beer trails, wine trails, music trails and more — but what about a dove trail? This unique offering remembers the 1969 Woodstock festival and its impact on the Catskills. The trail includes 50 dove sculptures scattered throughout the region’s villages and tourist sites. The doves are all created by local artists and following the trail is a great way to get to know the area while also driving through some of the fall scenery.
Endless Fun for Families at Kartrite Resort & Waterpark
We love all sorts of travels and adventures with the kids, but that doesn’t always mean hopping on a plane or taking a long road trip with chrouses of “are we there yet.” Luckily, there are tons of ways to have the best weekend ever in New York state with a family travel adventure to Kartrite Resort & Waterpark.
9 Reasons to Drive to the Western Catskills, New York
Thanks to its short distance from New York City, the Catskills have long been a tourism hotspot. And until recently—with towns like Woodstock, Phoenicia, and Tannersville considered some of the more popular destinations—it was the Eastern Catskills that received most of the glory. In addition, even further to the east, the thriving city of Hudson has stood as a major hub for a weekend jaunt with modern vibes and a bustling restaurant scene.
The 10 Best Pumpkin Patches in New York State!
Nothing says autumn quite like a big, round, fresh-picked pumpkin. With Halloween just around the corner, now's the perfect time to gather your friends and family, head to a pumpkin farm, and bring home one (or several) of your very own. New York State has countless farms that are perfect for a day of family-friendly fall festivities. Whether you're looking for epic jack-o-lantern material or you're secretly there for the corn maze and the cider donuts, there's going to be a pumpkin patch you'll love in this state.
Forget the Hamptons: These Luxe Getaways Have New Yorkers Heading Upstate
Destinations like Chatwal Lodge and Auberge Resorts Collection provide a calming home away from home. Can the Catskills finally claim some cachet? A host of new openings suggests that the quiet, sylvan areas north of Manhattan are on the upswing.