Lush colorful foliage as far as the eyes can gaze, crisp cool temperatures, and plenty of fall festivities to entertain. Welcome to the autumnal paradise that is Westchester County, New York. We are so pleased fall has finally arrived, as there is much to look forward to this season. Though all seasons in New York have their charms, autumn somehow outdoes them all, and never ceases to surprise and delight those who live and visit during this time.
The classic picture-perfect summer image that wafts through the mind of many Americans is that of a beach day on the east coast. Visit any given stretch of beach on the East Coast, and you’ll be greeted with sights of striped beach umbrellas, ice cream cones, charming architecture, babies in bathing suits, the whole shebang.
Visiting Westchester, New York offers a well-rounded experience of spectacular landscapes, history, and culture. Though it is well-worth visiting any time of the year, the entire region is abuzz with energy during the summer months. From festivals to concerts, there will be much to see, do, and experience throughout Westchester, and we want to help you plan your trip.
Looking to make your significant other’s heart sing with love and romance? ‘Tis the season of love after all, and why do all the usual things when you can do something utterly unexpected?
Giving to those we love is such a soul-satisfying experience. Spending the time to consider what the perfect gift may be, finding that item or experience, and then getting to watch your loved one open it, is a remarkable feeling.
In a world that is constantly changing, traditions provide a sense of groundedness and familiarity, especially holiday traditions! Each holiday season is ripe with traditions both old and new, for us all to enjoy with our loved ones. Truly, a tradition is something we choose and infuse with love, meaning it can be whatever you’d like!
“As we express our gratitude, we must never forget that the highest appreciation is not to utter words, but to live by them.”
John F. Kennedy
November is a month of illumination. Between Veteran’s Day and Thanksgiving, we get the entire month to dwell on one of the most important emotions – gratitude. Though we are thankful, grateful, and appreciative year-round, we are so excited to utilize November as not only a month for feeling grateful, but for taking action to show gratitude. As John F. Kennedy states in the quote above, demonstrating our appreciation is key!
For many of us, the word “travel” invokes images of white sand beaches, adventuring through Europe, or even spending time with family in a different part of the country. On the other hand, for the billions working in corporate America, travel often invokes images of briefcases, meetings, and working meals. In 2016, 307 billion dollars were spent on travel. That much, or more, has likely already been spent in 2017 with less than a quarter left in the year.
Wherever there are rivers and rolling lands, one will often find farms, farm-to-table restaurants, craft breweries, and more. This is exactly the case in the Hudson Valley, the region that surrounds the Hudson River. Adventure your way just a bit north of New York City, and you’ll be entering into the Hudson Valley region; a land of bounty.
Can you feel it? The anticipation is building, now that October has arrived, for Halloween and all the spooks, treats, and excitement that comes with it. We dare you to step outside of your normal Halloween routine, and escape for a weekend to the home of the Headless Horseman.