In Darien Center New York; down a long dirt road cut through a forest of trees, we drive. Like entering a secret haven that only a few people know. It’s mysterious and thrilling all at the same time. At the end of the tree-lined road, the secret is finally revealed, and River Spring Lodge is before you.
At the Finger Lakes Distilling – 5 miles north of Watkins Glen NY not only did I discover a delightful small batch distiller with offerings of vodka, whiskey, brandy and liqueurs…I also rekindled my love for gin.
In the small town of Watkins Glen in the Finger Lakes region of Upstate New York with a downtown of literally a few blocks, the last thing I expected to find was Graft Wine and Cider Bar with fine dining in a relaxed casual charming environment.
Radio Social Rochester NY is part Middle Eastern restaurant, part bar, and part bowling alley but it’s all fun. On a recent trip to the city east of Buffalo NY, I had the opportunity to try all of the above for a casual, relaxed evening out with a friend.
OK, Men, the next time the women in your lives say they are getting away to Buffalo, NY for a little cross-border shopping at the outlets I urge you to say that you are coming along for the ride.
If you haven’t been to Buffalo’s revitalized Canalside area yet you really need to! The area is definitely a buzz with plenty of sights to visit as well as a whole slew of family-friendly active adventures.
With a 38 foot tall wall of tv screens & 70+ tvs in the booths you don’t have to miss a minute of ANY game when you dine at (716) Food and Sport in Buffalo.
Strolling along the water’s edge and viewing Niagara Falls from a lookout is one thing but seeing the falls from the vantage point of the water itself via a boat tour on the Maid of the Mist is something entirely different.
On Ellicott Creek in Tonawanda New York the sun is shining and glistening on the mirror-like finish of the water as the 8 of us paddle our kayaks in silence with the occasional splash of the ducks or buzzing of flies…
When we plan a trip, we always check flight prices from both Toronto Pearson International Airport (YYZ) and Buffalo Niagara International Airport (BUF) because you just never know which is going to have the better value.
Located in the Elmwood Village area of Buffalo NY, Hutch’s Restaurant is a great place to get your “seafood” on. It’s candle lit and the perfect spot for dinner out.
For those of you just starting to plan your first trip to the Met, here are five of the spots that always catch my eye. Hopefully, this will help you get an idea of the type of work that the Met has (which ranges from Contemporary Art to Ancient Art from around the world), and help try to plan your path through the galleries.
Out of the approx. 10 projects by Frank Lloyd Wright within Buffalo NY, Darwin Martin House most represents his core vision for Prairie Style architecture.
The village of Lewiston in the Buffalo Niagara region just minutes from Niagara Falls and located along the Niagara River is one of those small villages where you can walk breezily down the street with not a care in the world. It is so picturesque in fact that it’s like something out of a movie or tv show!
My horseback riding adventure with Painted Bar Stables through the trails of Finger Lakes National Forest in upstate New York is full of fond memories, wishes, natural landscapes and Scotch.
Built in 1929, The Giacomo Hotel in Niagara Falls NY is a luxury boutique hotel full of history, romance and luxury just a few steps away from the Falls.
I conquer my fears & take a high-speed, heart pounding, lose your voice screaming, water adventure with Niagara Jet Adventures in Niagara Falls NY.
I always dreamed of visiting one of Batali’s restaurants (he owns over 30 worldwide!), and the fact he collaborated with Walks of New York to create the perfect Italian food tour blows my mind!
Street art in Buffalo NY – mixed media, collage, paint, spray paint. Here are 3 locations -Elmwood, Allen and Grant St – where you can find some great art.
If you are a group of 6 travelling to Buffalo NY & need a place to stay, try Lofts on Pearl, it’s centrally located & you’ll all be able to stay in 1 unit.