CapNY Road Trip to Lake George in Spring Time

Lake George — the “Queen of American Lakes” — is one of the crown jewels of the Capital Region . A road trip to this destination is a great opportunity to take in the beauty of the lake and the first stirrings of spring. You’ll enjoy vast history, trails and beautiful architecture all along theContinue reading “CapNY Road Trip to Lake George in Spring Time”

Small Town Vibes Right Outside of Albany – Delmar, NY

Delmar, New York, nestled in the heart of CapNY, offers a perfect blend of small-town charm and a suburban haven right outside downtown Albany. Whether you’re a local resident or a visitor passing through, there’s no shortage of things to see and do in this picturesque community. From outdoor adventures to cultural experiences, Delmar hasContinue reading “Small Town Vibes Right Outside of Albany – Delmar, NY”

A Little Getaway: Tiny Home Resorts in CapNY

The beautiful backdrops here in CapNY are the perfect place for an escape from everyday life. Nestle up among the Catskill mountains, discover solitude just minutes from downtown Albany, or explore the rolling green hills of the Hudson Valley with a stay in one of these tiny havens. And, we’ve included both affordable and splurgeContinue reading “A Little Getaway: Tiny Home Resorts in CapNY”

CapNY Spring Weekend Itinerary: Albany County

Itching for a weekend getaway or staycation this spring? Book a trip to Albany for must-see museums, craft beverage experiences and much more! With blooming tulips and blue skies, it is a picture-perfect time of year to visit Albany. Scroll on for a weekend itinerary to discover Albany this spring.   This blog post is presentedContinue reading “CapNY Spring Weekend Itinerary: Albany County”

Autumn in CapNY: Finding the Fun in Fall

For many, Fall is a time for tradition, nostalgia and change. We welcome the new season by saying farewell to Summer and breathing in those first chilly breaths of Fall. Often, those breaths energize us into participating in our favorite Fall activities; the activities we look forward to all year long.  Great Adirondack Corn MazeContinue reading “Autumn in CapNY: Finding the Fun in Fall”

Summer in CapNY: Albany Weekend Getaway Itinerary

Summer has officially arrived! Embrace the season with a weekend getaway or staycation in Albany County. Book a trip to Albany to experience the area’s exciting culinary scene, go on a high-flying adventure, explore the Hudson Riverfront and much more. Keep reading for a weekend itinerary to discover Albany this summer.   This blog post is presented through aContinue reading “Summer in CapNY: Albany Weekend Getaway Itinerary”

Exploring the Arts & Culture of Washington County with Kids!

I remember being invited to a friend’s bonfire a little over 25 years ago. She had told me it was at her parents house in Shushan, NY. I’m not originally from New York, so I had never even heard of that town before. I was living in Schenectady at the time. We didn’t have cellContinue reading “Exploring the Arts & Culture of Washington County with Kids!”

How to Spend 48 Hours in CapNY

CapNY offers the perfect blend of small city charm and rustic nature. The region is a vast area that ranges from the foothills of the Catskills to the foothills of the Adirondacks, and in between those 90 miles are cities, towns, countrysides, forests, mountains and lakes, all with their own unique flares. Photo: Samascotts GardenContinue reading “How to Spend 48 Hours in CapNY”

5 Ways to Get Around with CDTA

Living in Upstate New York, it can seem as though you can’t make it around CapNY without a car, but that is no longer the case with the Capital District Transit Authority’s (CDTA) expansion of services. CDTA along with community partners have reimagined mobility that isn’t limited to traditional city buses. Affordable & Eco-Friendly WithContinue reading “5 Ways to Get Around with CDTA”

Charming CapNY Towns on the Outskirts

Centuries before automobiles emerged as the singular mode of transport, the Industrial Revolution exploded upward from its epicenter of Manhattan, through the waterways that carve the landscape of Upstate New York. As a result of this rapid expansion, mill towns popped up along the creeks and streams that branch from the Hudson River. Plan yourContinue reading “Charming CapNY Towns on the Outskirts”