Hudson Valley

Travel to the Beautiful Hudson Valley by Rail with Amtrak

The Hudson Valley conjures up images of inspirational landscapes and stately historic sites. While those are great reasons to visit, the region offers so much more— a buzz-worthy food, wine and spirits scene, world-class art and architecture, and outdoor recreation from golf to zip-lining. Plus, every imaginable way to enjoy the Hudson River-kayak on it, swim in it, or hover over it in a hot air balloon!

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Things to Do in New Paltz

New Paltz Restaurants, Hiking and Attractions Editor’s Note: New York by Rail updated this past blog experience to include current information. Picture a groovy small town with mountainous landscapes and a caring community. Right in New York’s Hudson Valley, about a 20-minute drive from the Poughkeepsie Train Station is the picturesque town of New Paltz. Home to the State University of New [...] Continue reading  

Things to Do in New Rochelle: Restaurants, Parks and Attractions

Visit New Rochelle for a fantastic dining experience, gorgeous parks and exciting attractions, all right outside of New York City. If you’ve ever visited Westchester County, you know it’s a perfect, easy getaway destination. With its close proximity to New York City and its sweeping views of the Hudson River or the Long Island Sound, visiting Westchester is convenient and [...] Continue reading  

Greene County: Fall Fun in the Great Northern Catskills

Greene County of the Great Northern Catskills, a place for art and scenic beauty. A place the Romantics would easily refer to as the Sublime. You can say it lives up to its name, situated within the Catskill Mountain range, surrounded by greenery. But even Greene County eventually turns red, yellow and orange. I had escaped into the Great Northern [...] Continue reading