Whether it’s a long weekend or just a Saturday with no plans, we have got you covered. Read on for some fun out of the City options for a splendid weekend. Alpaca Farms: Who doesn’t want to get up close and personal with an alpaca? There is no shortage of amazing farms to visit, so here is a roundup of some of our favs in NY and NJ. New York: Lilymoore Farm: Located … [Read more...] about Fall Day Trips
It is that time of the year again…apple picking season! This activity is fun for the whole family and makes for a wonderful day trip. There is absolutely nothing better than picking fresh apples and sipping on some hot cider while taking in the changing season. Read on below for some orchards that are just a train ride away! And let’s not forget to mention that most of these … [Read more...] about Apple Picking in NY without a car
It’s hot out. What better way to beat the heat than hitting up a beach. No car? No worries. Here is a list of several beaches that are all easily accessible via public transportation. New Jersey: Asbury Park, New Jersey is an easy trip from Penn Station. Hop on NJ Transit and be at the beach in just over an hour. Here you will find amazing food, hip boutiques, tons of … [Read more...] about Beach Trips Without a Car:
Summer's here the ice cream trucks are back out on every block and we're highlighting our favorite ice cream spots all throughout the city. We'll also include a special stop where you can make your own ice cream and an all-you-can eat ice cream festival that's going down in a couple of weeks- yes, you read that right all-you-can-eat ice cream! Van Leeuwen This … [Read more...] about You scream, I scream, we all scream for ICE CREAM!
The weather is getting warmer and there is no better time to get out and enjoy our beautiful area. Here are some great ideas for day trips close to the City. Whether you stay close to FiDi or venture further there is something for everyone! Close to NYC: NY Botanical Gardens Orchid Show This stunning installation by famed designer Jeff Leatham is on display until … [Read more...] about Spring Day Trips