There are so many amazing things in the Capital Region and not too far away. Take a chance, get out of your comfort zone, and explore them!

From Schenectady to Troy, Wilton to Queensbury, Chatham to Hudson and everywhere around and in between, there are so many local businesses and local experiences. These are places in your backyard that you’ve probably never been to before.

Well, jump in feet first, take a look around my blog and find your next adventure.

Jess Sims is the creator and social media manager of 518 Bites & Sights. She is originally from Schenectady, NY and still happy to call it home. She is a graduate of New York University and the College of Arts and Science with a major in Spanish and Latin American Languages and Cultures and a minor in Media, Culture, and Communication. Follow Jess’ personal Instagram.