New York State Travel

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Top 5 Must-See Civil War Era Sites

Despite the fact that no battles were fought in New York, its contribution to the Civil War effort was vast and far reaching.

07/08/2013

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Rip Van Winkle & Ichabod Crane: Visit The Region That Inspired The Characters

Author Washington Irving is best known for writing two mystical tales of fiction. Both took place in an area in Upstate New York which some call the most haunted place on earth.

07/08/2013

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Battlefields With A View: Top 5 N.Y. Wartime Heritage Adventures

Much of America’s story was forged on domestic battlefields. Honor those who died for our freedom with a wartime heritage site visit.

07/01/2013

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Architectural Pioneer Frank Lloyd Wright & His N.Y. Masterpieces

An acknowledged visionary, rebel and architectural genius, the artistry of Frank Lloyd Wright remains unique and unparalleled to this day.

07/01/2013

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History & Adventure Travel Guide: 48 Hours In The Mohawk Valley

Nestled between the Adirondack and Catskill Mountain ranges, the Mohawk Valley is steeped in mystery as well as history.

07/01/2013

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Rights in Rochester: The Susan B. Anthony House & Museum

Who would we be as a nation, were it not for Susan B. Anthony? Learn about her life and impact on America this summer.

07/01/2013

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Summer Travel: Hike The Adirondack High Peaks

Start small on a classic beginner’s peak like Cascade or go the distance on a demanding peak like Mount Marcy.

06/25/2013

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Historic Huguenot Street: Summer Exploration For The Whole Family

Huguenot Street is a National Historic Landmark district and the heart of New Paltz today.

06/25/2013

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History & Adventure Travel Guide: 48 Hours In The Hudson Valley

The Hudson Valley is rich in sites recounting early New York State history. It’s time to gas up and get your Valley on!

06/17/2013

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Erie Canal Cruises: Exploring Today’s Canal-Side Communities

Many delightful communities with exciting historical attractions dot the 363-mile long expanse of the Erie Canal.

06/17/2013

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Batter Up: 5 Must-See Exhibits At The Baseball Hall Of Fame

The history of America’s favorite pastime is celebrated at the National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum in Cooperstown, New York.

06/17/2013

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Weekend Getaway: The Greatest Scenic Drives In N.Y. State

New York State’s highways and byways are chock full of scenic vistas and natural wonders. Explore them this summer.

06/17/2013

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Celebrating Native Americans: Museums, Shrines & Other Historical Sites

Visit these three places this summer to celebrate New York State’s earliest inhabitants, Native Americans.

06/10/2013

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Best 10 State Parks For A New York Summer Day Trip

Escape the sweat and grime of the city by traveling to a green, lush New York State Park this summer.

06/03/2013

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Racing Back To 1863: Best Way To Spend A Day In Saratoga

An afternoon at Saratoga and the races can be a unique blend of old-fashioned glamour and modern-day excitement.

06/03/2013

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