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6 travel features tagged “Weekends”

Easy breaks from New York City

Being in the city that never sleeps can be exhausting. For those in search of a quieter slice of life, these quick trips will take you away from the Big Apple in three hours or less.
Read more… 26 March 2013

Quirky culture, north of NYC

Hudson, a former whaling town 125 miles north of Manhattan, has become an irresistible magnet for non-driving urbanites eager to leave the city behind.
Read more… 13 November 2012

A remote hook in New York’s harbour

Home to spectacular views of the Statue of Liberty and beautiful Civil War-era warehouses, the sleepy neighbourhood of Red Hook, Brooklyn, is unexpectedly village-like.
Read more… 23 October 2012

Visiting the Hamptons off season

Enjoy all the splendours of this wealthy playground without the crowds or the high prices.
Read more… 04 October 2012


Voices of Lake Placid, New York

In warm weather, this idyllic Adirondack Mountain town puts away its ski boots and slows down just enough to smell the freshly cut flowers.
03 August 2012

Following the vines to upstate New York

The Finger Lakes wine region has come a long way in the last 50 years, with wines worthy of worldwide interest, affordable upscale hotels and a burgeoning farm-to-table culinary scene.
Read more… 18 May 2012

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