Meetings & Business

Traveling For Work? 5 Considerations to Make When Choosing Accommodations

Travel – a word that represents fun, new experiences, excitement, relaxing and much, much more. Yet, add another word in front of travel and it takes on a whole new meaning – business travel.

Traveling for business isn’t always quite as, shall we say, relaxing as leisure travel, but it’s an important type of travel nonetheless.

Making the most of your business travel trip can be challenging at times, as you’ve likely experienced. Not every destination or hotel is optimized to support both leisure and business travelers, and that can take a toll on the business travelers!

Things to Do

An Elegant Exterior + a Rock n’ Roll Interior Combine to Create The Raddest Concert Venue Around

Today’s society moves quickly and changes interests rapidly. Yet, thankfully, there are still places, events, and activities that maintain their popularity regardless of the changing technologies and interests of the time.

Going to see one’s favorite band, singer, comedian, etc. has always been, and will always be, a popular way to spend an evening. Especially when the concert venue is magnificent.

Weddings & Events

10 Simple and Creative Ways to Personalize Your Wedding

Congratulations on your engagement! Now it’s time to get the planning party started!

When it comes to personalizing your wedding, we recommend planning ahead! With a little extra planning time, you can ensure your big day is as personal as your love story!

The two of you fell in love with each other for reasons as unique and beautiful as yourselves, and your wedding should be a lovely reflection of all that makes your love and union unique – and it can be! Easily, in fact!

Food & Beverage

For Whiskey Worth Savoring, a Trip to Westchester, New York is in Order

Traveling and authenticity don’t go hand in hand. At least, not always.  In fact, being authentic in today’s world is a challenge. To be authentic is to be bold and different. To go against the grain, that’s what we call “normal.” Many of us enjoy traveling to get out of the known and discover the unknown. To explore an unfamiliar place and be delighted with it’s unique and authentic offerings.

How do you know when you stumble upon a person, place, or thing that’s truly authentic? You’ll know.

News

Three Chances to Win a Lavishly Romantic Getaway to Idyllic Westchester, New York Compliments of Doral Arrowwood

Westchester, New York (April 12, 2017) – Just last week, Doral Arrowwood launched it’s very first sweepstakes, the chance to win a romantic Westchester escape. To celebrate the resort’s romantic side and embrace the love-inspiring warm weather of spring and summer, Doral Arrowwood wants to host you and your significant other for two nights completely free of charge!

Leisure Travel, Things to Do

Natural Beauty, Historic Relevance, and an Abundance of Libations Combine to Make a Hudson Valley Vacation Epic This Summer

Now that it’s April, the time is ripe to start brainstorming for the summer travel season! Whether you have kids out of school or are wishing for a getaway for you and your significant other, it’s always beneficial to plan ahead of time.

Summer is the busiest travel season for most of the U.S. because it’s such a lovely time of year to get out and explore. Yet, if you want to ensure the top choices of accommodations, attraction tickets, flights, and more will be available to you, get started ASAP!

Weddings & Events

It’s The Most Important Day of Your Life, and Mom Wants to Help

You’re getting married! Hooray! One of the most exciting days of your life is happening soon, and we can only imagine you’re over the moon about it!

Just remember, this is YOUR big day. This day is for you and your fiance to exchange vows in front of your loved ones and then celebrate the new beginning of the rest of your lives.

While it is your day, the choice to have a wedding means you hold your family near and dear, and you wish for them to partake in the experience with you. As such, it’s wise to consider the roles your friends and family can and will play in the wedding planning process.

Golf

Strapped For Time? Good Thing The Nine-Hole Round Has Come to The Rescue

When was the last time you had a free four to five hours to do with what you please? For many of us, that sort of free time is few and far between. Between work, family engagements, time with the kids, etc. etc., there isn’t always time to hit the golf course with the crew and make our way through 18 holes, which often translates to about four and a half hours.

So if you love golf but you don’t have an abundance of free time, what can you do?

Opt for the nine-hole round instead! The nine-hole round is becoming more and more commonplace and for understandable reasons. Too many golfers have been walking away from the sport because they lack the time.

Great news! You can be busy, and still play golf, thanks to the succinct nine-hole round. Yes, we know it’s not the traditional golf experience, but hey – times change, and golf must adapt with them!

Here are seven reasons why it’s cool to play nine.

Things to Do

New York’s Spectacular Hudson Valley is Ripe For Exploration in the Spring

Spring is nearly upon us, and the time is ripe to plan a getaway or two! One destination worth highlighting is New York’s Hudson Valley. The Hudson Valley is an area rich in natural beauty, historic charm, and welcoming gatherings and events. Extending 150 miles above Manhattan, it’s an expansive area. It’s been a region that has inspired the likes of poets, authors, and artists for centuries, and spring is the perfect season to discover exactly why.

To give you a taste of what you can expect to enjoy this spring in The Hudson Valley, here’s a list of upcoming events and highlights in the area.

Weddings & Events

Wondering How to Pick The Perfect Wedding Venue? Here Are 5 Crucial Steps

The time has finally come for you to marry the love of your life. Congratulations! This is an exciting time in your life, and we hope you enjoy every moment and step of it. As you make your way through the “I do’s,” toasts, dancing, laughing, crying, eating, drinking, and picture taking, you’re going to want to love your surroundings. This is, after all, one of the most exciting and memorable days of one’s life, and the venue for such an occasion should be nothing short of perfect (for you.)

Above all else, you should choose a venue that speaks to your love story, and is a fitting place to begin this next chapter. We’re here to help explain how you can pick the perfect wedding venue, through the following steps.