The summer crowds are gone, skiers haven’t arrived, driving is a scenic pleasure and the region is alive with activity, from harvest festivals to a country hoe-down and rodeo.
Americans have been fascinated by the tale of “Braveheart” William Wallace who wielded a broadsword instead of a ballot to wrest Scotland from the English. He failed, but American visitors flock to the site of his legendary Battle of Stirling Bridge.
Now a premier resort, Mohonk Mountain sprang in stages from a 19th century country inn.
By Jay Lloyd PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — In case you haven’t noticed, hotels and restaurants have been taking a page out of the airlines’ playbook and are tacking on fees for what used to be free […]
One of the joys of retirement is the ability to get up and go, even if it’s just a day trip.
Nearly two years after Hurricane Sandy, New York’s popular South Street Seaport is still recovering. But it’s really worth a getaway visit.
Check out some additions to the list of Sunday drives in the Philadelphia region.
Want to avoid traffic and crowds this holiday weekend, but still get into the great outdoors? Here’s an ideal getaway just minutes from home.
As you enter Ludlow Street from Houston on the storied Lower East Side, you’ll spot a sign as familiar to New Yorkers as the Statue of Liberty. It’s Katz’s Delicatessen, the granddaddy of Jewish delis in America.
How did a sleepy little Pocono Mountain town become Shangri-La on the Delaware? In the case of Milford, Pennsylvania, location helped. Then there was the history, an influx of artists, artisans, chefs and theatrical talent, […]
The height of the summertime getaway season is here, so it’s time to revisit a valuable Internet resource created to help travelers stay safe.
This week marks the 22nd anniversary of my adventure of a lifetime, a re-creation of the 1492 voyage of Christopher Columbus.
This weekend, the pirates of the Chesapeake will be swarming ashore at the nearby port of Rock Hall, Maryland.
Feeding a family three meals a day in restaurants burns up money, but all that prepping and cooking can be time consuming and more like work than vacation. Unless, of course, we use some strategy and advance planning.
A room with a view can dramatically enhance a summer getaway splurge. Here are some ideas on where to look.