Weekend in Woodstock :: A Guide To America’s Most Famous Small Town

Weekend in Woodstock :: A Guide To America’s Most Famous Small Town

The first thing you should know about Woodstock is that it is not where the 1969 Woodstock Festival took place. That happened about 90 minutes away in Bethel Woods. But music history buffs and hippies at heart will still love this destination in New York’s Hudson Valley, which has everything you could want in a weekend getaway: nature to explore, delicious restaurants to eat at, cute shops and plenty of local quirks. Continue Reading…

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Hotel Dylan :: A Catskills Escape For Sophisticated Hippies

Hotel Dylan :: A Catskills Escape For Sophisticated Hippies

I’m not sure how I originally stumbled across Hotel Dylan. But once I saw a picture of the Woodstock property’s hippie-chic rooms, I was sold, and the wheels of my mind were already turning and plotting a weekend getaway in the Catskills. Continue Reading…

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Travel To-Do List: 10 Under-the-Radar European Cities To Visit in 2015

Travel To-Do List: 10 Under-the-Radar European Cities To Visit in 2015

When one thinks Europe, cities like Paris, London and Rome immediately come to mind. While those are certainly beautiful and worthy travel destinations, they also tend to be expensive and crowded with tourists – not ideal for short trips where you don’t have hours to be spent standing in line. Continue Reading…

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Farm-To-Table Deliciousness at Cooper’s Mill in Tarrytown, New York

Farm-To-Table Deliciousness at Cooper’s Mill in Tarrytown, New York

As we pulled into a nondescript hotel parking lot in the suburbs of New York, I thought we had merely made a wrong turn and were pulling over to reroute. Continue Reading…

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Learning to Boulder at Brooklyn Boulders in Somerville

Learning to Boulder at Brooklyn Boulders in Somerville

The pain in my arms and shoulders the next morning tipped me off to the fact that a couple hours spent at Brooklyn Boulders in Somerville, Massachusetts was quite the workout. Continue Reading…

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