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The best New York State B&Bs

by Giverny April - last edited April

The Best New York State B&BsFrom city-centre boutiques to chic rural getaways, our favourite New York State B&Bs are wonderfully varied. Whether you’re flying into Rochester, Buffalo, Syracuse or New York City, a relaxed all-American bolthole is well within reach. Take a look at our top bed and breakfasts in New York State for everything from urban estates to wild Finger Lakes retreats and active trips in the Catskills and Hudson Valley.


New York State DistilleriesA destination for drinks connoisseurs, a boom in boutique New York State distilleries has seen ever-increasing numbers of exciting new spirits emerge, from rye whiskey to classic unaged corn whiskey, commonly known as moonshine.


The Best New York State Bike Trails

From rocky ledges and insane jumps to smooth terrain or – when conditions are right – some serious mud baths, the best New York State bike trails offer paths for beginners and advanced riders alike. Here’s a look at some of the most exciting ways to get out there and experience New York mountain biking.  


Where to Taste New York State Maple Syrup

by MJKravec June 2014 - last edited October

Where to taste New York State maple syrup

In Maple Country, they call it “liquid gold.” And that’s not just because it’s expensive. There’s a lot that goes into making New York State maple syrup - here’s a list of some sweet spots to check out.