It has been one year since rideshare companies like Lyft and Uber were allowed to operate in upstate New York and it would appear that ridesharing or ride-hailing has benefited the residents of upstate NY and Long Island. And with the Uber driver (or ...
Oct 01, 2018
According to recent news reports, New York State plans to favor ads that promote tourism destinations around New York State rather than on promotions that focus on attracting visitors planning businesses. According to a report from Empire State Develo...
Apr 01, 2018
The New York State 2018 Budget reaffirms its commitment to improving tourism in state through funding and promotional initiatives.
Dec 30, 2017
Entertainment , History , Hospitality , Nature , Outdoors , Sights & Attractions
A good place to start exploring Capital-Saratoga a walking tour through the streets and notice the restored structures and buildings. It is an architectural marvel defined by its straight skyscrapers, oddly shaped theater halls, V ictorian style mansi...
Feb 28, 2017
The Albany Institute of History & Art’s newest exhibition Captured Moments: 170 Years of Photography from the Albany Institute will run from January 28-May 21, 2017.
Elephants marching down the street. A happy motorcyclists posing with his...
Jan 27, 2017
Like outdoor adventures? Then feast your eyes on fall in Albany. This region is full of "just-right" adventures for outdoor enthusiasts. Whether it's apple picking, corn mazing, or drinking in the color of the changing natural landscape, we've got som...
Oct 06, 2016
Albany, New York is full of centuries-old history to uncover, scenic waterways to adventure, an evolving culinary scene to savor and breathtaking sights to discover. Albany County is conveniently located a quick drive or train trip from...
Apr 02, 2019
Construction is underway for a new $6.1 million visitor center at Minnewaska State Park Preserve on the Shawangunk Ridge.
Governor Andrew M. Cuomo announced that the public-private project with the Open Space Institute will create a new...
Dec 30, 2019