32 Luxury Hotels & Cool Places to Stay in the Hamptons

Dreaming a luxurious getaway? The Hamptons, located just 2 hours east of NYC on Long Island, is a world-renowned destination for its beautiful beaches, upscale restaurants, and stunning summer homes. The area is also home to boutique and luxurious hotels. From charming properties to grand, elegant resorts, the Hamptons offer a wide range of accommodation […]

27 Charming Lakes in New York for a Lakeside Vacation + Local Gems

Looking for peaceful and rejuvenating lake vacation in New York, away from the hustle and bustle? No matter where you live in our wonderful state, you don’t have to go far to find a fantastic lake vacation in New York. With over 7,600 lakes, ponds, and reservoirs scattered throughout New York, you’ll have plenty of […]

17 Delicious & Best Restaurants in Buffalo, NY (A Local’s Guide)

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MY city of Buffalo, New York, has an absolutely underrated and amazing food scene. That’s because us Buffalonians are a very diverse group. Our gastronomy offers all types of flavors and budgets. From cheap and cheerful spots to fine dining expensive restaurants. So whether you’re into sushi or steak, you can find food that caters […]

35 Gorgeous Waterfalls in New York State + Local Gems

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Waterfalls are one of the world’s most mesmerizing natural wonders, and thousands of them cascade through New York State! These majestic beauties and their surroundings will take your breath away. But if you don’t take a break from the hustle of New York City life every once in a while, you’ll never see them. If […]

14 Chautauqua Wineries to Visit + Erie Wine Trail Highlights

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Chautauqua County has some of the best wine-growing regions in the state, so it’s no surprise that one of the country’s most well-known grape-growing areas is near Buffalo. Chautauqua County also happens to be home to a beautiful network of trails perfect for exploring local vineyards and taking in incredible views along the way. Travelers […]

Allegany State Park: Full Guide to Visiting + Tips

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Allegany State Park is one of New York’s hidden gem parks. It is located along the southern tier of the state, just an hour south of Buffalo. And this comprehensive guide offers everything you need to know for a memorable visit, from its rich history to the recreational opportunities. Whether you’re a seasoned outdoor enthusiast […]