5 Weekend Trips From New York City
Looking for a quick getaway from the concrete jungle? Here are our top spots to check out
Written by Kasey Caminiti
For a breath of fresh air
Grab your hiking books and head upstate to Hudson Valley, New York for beautiful mountain views, vineyards, orchards, and historic mansions known to inspire artists, writers and even U.S. Presidents. The Mohonk Mountain House is a Victorian castle resort that boasts the perfect surroundings for renewal of body, mind and spirit in a spectacular natural setting.
*Fun Fact: Culinary superstars such as Anthony Bourdain, Grant Achatz and Cat Cora all studied in Hudson Valley at The Culinary Institute of America. The area is known for its standout fresh ingredients.