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Mountain Creek: Car-Free Skiing Near NYC | Posted 02.09.2017 | Travel

For more winter destination ideas, please visit Imagine hitting the slopes within two hours of leaving New York City. It's easier than ...

Hunter Mountain Versus Windham: A Catskills Skiing Smackdown | Posted 01.27.2017 | Travel

For more winter sports ideas, visit A day trip to the Catskills is great way to get out and get vertical. Two popular--and easy to reac...

Adventures of the Heart: A Travel Gift Guide for Valentine's Day | Posted 01.20.2017 | Travel

Find Valentine's Day plans and much more on Dear Valentine, Thanks so much for the charming (sappy) poem, the lovely flowers (that have...

Best Snow Tubing Spots Near NYC | Posted 12.17.2016 | Travel

For more, please visit With winter in our midst, it's good to remember that there's an alternative to skiing, snowboarding, and making ...

The offMetro Guide to Giving Back to the Environment | Posted 12.14.2016 | Travel

For more articles like this, please visit As we trudge through the aftermath of a tumultuous election season, we could all use a pick-m...

Artsy Day Trips Outside NYC

Madelaine D'Angelo | Posted 08.03.2016 | Arts
Madelaine D'Angelo

1. Jack Shainman's The School Photo courtesy Jack Shainman size="2"> Address: 25 Broad Street, Kinderhook, NY 12106 Hours: Saturdays from 11am - 5...

15 Day Trips For The Adventurous New Yorker

Refinery29 | Posted 07.14.2016 | Travel

Everyone needs to escape from the concrete jungle from time to time. And our centrally located city allows even the car-less to take easy, affordable, and convenient day trips. All you need is a free Saturday, some friends, and a sense of adventure, and you can flee for sand and surf, charming river towns, or nostalgic boardwalks without too much trouble.

Put These New England Eats on Your 2016 Summer Bucket List Right Now

Danielle Iozzo | Posted 05.12.2016 | Taste
Danielle Iozzo

Boston may be known as the hub of good eats in the Bay State, but what about the rest of New England? Sweet and savory crepes, a solid corned beef Reuben or the quintessential lobster roll are just some the yummy finds that await you!

The 25 Best US Cities To Spend A Weekend Away

Thrillist | Posted 03.29.2017 | Travel

By: Matt Meltzer Credit: Angel McNall Photography/Shutterstock Sure, our national parks are beautiful, beach camping is a blast, and taking a ...

How to Make the Most of 24 Hours in Prague

Eating Europe Tours | Posted 11.16.2016 | Travel
Eating Europe Tours

The sparkling Czech capital of Prague certainly has enough in the way of history, culture, and cuisine to entertain even the best-traveled wanderers f...

How to Have the Perfect Day in Nashville

Conde Nast Traveler | Posted 09.09.2016 | Travel
Conde Nast Traveler

by Chris Chamberlain, Condé Nast Traveler Courtesy The Treehouse Whether you're in town for a layover or you only have time for one amazing meal, ...

Perfect Day in Northern New Jersey

Shoptiques | Posted 08.06.2016 | Travel

Just a short distance from New York City, the suburbs of Northern New Jersey offer the same perks as the big city without the traffic and crowds. These towns are an easy escape where you can spend a relaxing day shopping, eating, and enjoying great weather outside of the city.

Day Trips From Rome

College Tourist | Posted 07.13.2016 | Travel
College Tourist

During my visit to Rome, I found myself with two extra days that were pretty much empty. Rather than spend them in the city, I decided to visit some nearby villages, partially for the beautiful views they offered but mostly to get a true feel of how modern Italians live their everyday lives.

10 Amazing Day Trips You Can Take From London

College Tourist | Posted 05.25.2015 | Travel
College Tourist

Studying abroad in London is great: there are an infinite number of possibilities in such a massive city. It can be amazing but it can also be overwhelming, and sometimes you just need to get out of the city for a day.

5 Fall Outings NOT to Take Your Husband and Kids On

Shanell Mouland | Posted 12.04.2014 | Parents
Shanell Mouland

It's infinity scarf season again,You've spent a long, hot summer organizing outings for you and your family and now it's time to spend a little time on yourself.

Why Cape Cod is Best in Autumn!

Lisa Lubin | Posted 11.29.2014 | Travel
Lisa Lubin

We all know charming Cape Cod as the idyllic summer getaway. But come autumn, the crowds thin out, the locals return, all the beaches are free, the fall colors reflect off the gorgeous waters...and much of seafood is at its prime!

A Day Trip To Oia, Santorini, Greece: What Not To Miss

Leora Novick | Posted 10.26.2014 | Travel
Leora Novick

While I thoroughly recommend spending as much time as possible in Santorini, sometimes all you have is the option of one day. If you find yourself island hopping throughout Greece, here is your itinerary for exploring Oia, on the island of Santorini.

A Perfect Summer Day

Kathleen Buckstaff | Posted 10.01.2014 | Healthy Living
Kathleen Buckstaff

I made a note to myself when I was standing in the middle of a white peach tree to remember the feeling. I wanted to remember the heavy scent, the branches full of leaves and the ripe fruit in my face, beside me and behind me. I wanted to remember laughing.

20 Best Day Trips in the U.S.

Fodor's | Posted 09.22.2014 | Travel

Whether you're a local or a visitor, one of the best things to do in a city is escape for a while. And sometimes all you need is a day to recharge, wh...

Escapes From London | Posted 04.29.2014 | Travel

Hop a train from London and in less than two hours you can be hiking country trails, soaking in mineral spa waters or shucking oysters by the sea.

Fall in Love in San Francisco | Posted 09.10.2013 | Travel

As the weather cools and we stand a little closer, there's no denying that autumn is the season when summer flings fall in love. It's time to break out that new wardrobe and hit the town (and country) with one of these romantic dates near San Francisco.

Play Hooky at Shoreline Lake | Posted 11.06.2013 | San Francisco

School may be back in, but the weather is fine. If you're not quite ready to be kept inside on a beautiful day, let's play a little hooky. For a day o...

20 Art Destinations Within Hours of the City

ARTINFO | Posted 07.25.2013 | Arts

The dog days of summer have arrived in New York City, which means one thing: It's time to get out. To help with this end, our staff has put together o...

5 Day Trips From Rome

Fodor's | Posted 01.15.2013 | Travel

As chaotic as Rome can be, it's easy to forget that the seashore is only a handful of miles away.

PHOTOS: 10 Fantastic Day Trips From London

Historvius | Posted 10.17.2012 | Travel

With some of the most diverse history in the world, the region is packed full of options.