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Visiting Lady Liberty in NYC

Even though I have traveled to New York City more than 30 times over the last few years, I have never visited their many of their popular landmarks. While in the Big Apple for an...

An Incredible Day Navigating Watkins Glen State Park, NY

It all started last July when I spotted a picture someone shared of the falls at Watkins Glen State Park in New York State. That must be photoshopped I thought. The image looked like...

Cabin Livin’ At Letchworth State Park, NY {Video Tour}

This Summer when we decided to visit the Finger Lakes for our end of the Summer road trip Letchworth State Park was at the top on my list as one of the places we...

Daytripping in New York State at The Lockport Caves

With school back in we haven't been able do as much with our boys as we did this Summer.  Looking for some cool adventure weekend attractions, I came across some information on the Lockport...

Herschell Carrousel Factory Museum

Located in North Tonawanda, the Herschell Carrousel Factory Museum is a fun place to stop to learn about how carnival rides were created years ago. This is not a huge museum, but it is...

Castle On The River ~ Old Fort Niagara

What started as a trip to see the Tall Ships, has turned into a Summer of learning about the War of 1812 and visiting some of the famous sites in and around our area. ...

Visiting Niagara Falls From Both Sides Of The Border

When I was a child we would visit Niagara Falls during the Summer. An incredible feat of nature, the falls truly are spectacular regardless of how many times you see them. Always a fascination...

Roycroft Inn East Aurora, New York

During a recent trip to East Aurora to visit Fisher-Price's headquarters, I was lucky enough to be booked at the town's historic Roycroft Inn. When the border crossing agent gushed about the hotel when...

Travel + Leisure Names Their Top Picks For US & Canadian Family Hotels

Travel magazine Travel + Leisure has revealed their readers choice 'World's Best' awards for 2011, but more importantly, the top picks for US & Canadian Family Hotels. Rated out of 100, respondents were asked...

Bronx Zoo Celebrates Summer with a LEGO ‘Zoofari’

The tiger may not roar like the real one or the flamingo might not flap its wings, but the new animals on display at the Bronx zoo are sure to attract attention because of the simple fact that they have been made by assembling tiny little LEGO squares. Called the "Great Summer Zoofari: A LEGO Wildlife Expedition” Bronx zoo will hold the unique display till September.