5 Great NY State Parks: Empire Pass

Last summer, like many avid explorers, I reluctantly respected new travel restrictions.  Temporarily bound to New York State, I needed to make alternative vacation plans.  Thus arose the perfect opportunity to buy an Empire Pass Card and become acquainted with the natural wonders of the Capital Region.  The Empire Pass Open the gates to theContinue reading “5 Great NY State Parks: Empire Pass”

Upstate Overnights: Catskills Edition

Overnights in the Catskills reward you with rich relaxing experiences. Choose from historic boutique hotels, tiny homes in the wilderness, or campgrounds. Or pick a creatively redesigned homes by fabulously talented locals. Clearly, the Catskills are the perfect weekend destination. So, whether you’re a CapNY resident or just visiting for a few days, these spotsContinue reading “Upstate Overnights: Catskills Edition”

A Little Getaway: Tiny Home Resorts in CapNY

With most forms of travel on hold for the time being, a quick escape to a tiny home resort has many advantages. First, they offer privacy and safety that is unmatched (none of the lobbies or shared spaces of BnBs and hotels). And, they are often built with mindful, sustainable design features. As a result,Continue reading “A Little Getaway: Tiny Home Resorts in CapNY”