Tag: Spots to Visit

Thacher Park to Charge

Thacher Park to Charge

One of the best parts about living in the Capital Region is the amazing nature we have surrounding us. From the Adirondack Mountains to hidden gems like Plotterkill in Rotterdam to everybody’s favorite, Thacher Park. The best part was just being able to show up […]

Mohawk Harbor Updates, Schenectady [LIST]

Mohawk Harbor Updates, Schenectady [LIST]

I live in Schenectady so I love to see all of the great new updates coming downtown around Rivers Casino. What was once an unused spot is starting to become one of the biggest draws to the electric city explained by a list from The […]

Taste of Troy Food Tours: Breakfast at Noon

Taste of Troy Food Tours: Breakfast at Noon

June 24th, I will embark on a beautiful walking tour through one of the gems of the Capital Region, Troy. Taste of Troy Food Tours is a three-hour walking tour through beautiful Troy eating some of the best of what the city has to offer […]

Adirondack Wine and Food Festival Ticket Details

Adirondack Wine and Food Festival Ticket Details

Every year I mark off one particular weekend on my calendar for the Adirondack Wine & Food Festival in Charles R. Wood Festival Commons. With the weekend approaching quicker and quicker (only a little over a month away), more and more announcements are coming out […]

The Inn at Five Points: Bed & Breakfast in Downtown Saratoga

The Inn at Five Points: Bed & Breakfast in Downtown Saratoga

I’ll be honest, I’ve never been a huge fan of Bed & Breakfasts. I’ve stayed at a few and it just seems too cramped, not enough privacy and I never feel like I get the same amenities that I do at a hotel. That whole […]

ADK Wine and Food Festival Vendors Announced!

ADK Wine and Food Festival Vendors Announced!

I look forward to this event EVERY year. It’s a great time, with a great view, in a great place and they just announced all of their great vendors coming this year.

Saratoga Brewfest- Breweries Announced!

Saratoga Brewfest- Breweries Announced!

I don’t hide it very much but I like beer. Honestly, I just like the opportunity to go to one place and try a bunch of things for one price. That’s how I feel about Saratoga Brewfest.

The sea is as near as we come to another world

The sea is as near as we come to another world

Have you ever been to Viaport? Does that not sound familiar? What about Rotterdam Square Mall? Well, it’s the same thing but a lot better! If you haven’t been to the Rotterdam area lately you may have missed the change over to Viaport. With that […]

A day without laughter is a day wasted.

A day without laughter is a day wasted.

Everyone loves to laugh and stand-up comedians are great but there’s a special place in my heart for improv comedians. First, I think it’s 1000x harder since they’re making it up on the spot and I find it to be incredibly inspiring to be that […]

No prison can hold me; no hand or leg irons or steel locks can shackle me. No ropes or chains can keep me from my freedom.

No prison can hold me; no hand or leg irons or steel locks can shackle me. No ropes or chains can keep me from my freedom.

It seems like no matter where you turn, there’s a new escape room opening up. The concept, if you’ve never been in one before, is that you’re “locked” in a room (I use quotes because legally you can’t actually be locked in, but, use your […]