Tag: NY

A Murphy’s Law Labor Day Weekend

I had a really awesome PA-centric Labor Day weekend roadtrip planned for this past holiday, gearing up to  explore western/central PA, and four PA state parks I’ve had on my bucketlist for a while now. What happened? I ended up essentially spending over 12 hours in the car, to spend less than 24 hours in

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Weekend Trip Idea: Rochester NY

I’m a big fan of small cities.  I’m also a big fan of going somewhere and having it completely exceed all expectations I had of it.  Rochester did both of these.  Rochester is conveniently near the Finger Lakes if you read last week’s “Weekend Trip Idea.”  I went to Rochester four years ago for my college

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Weekend Trip Idea: Lake Placid and the High Peaks in the Summer

If you couldn’t tell already, I’m a big fan of Lake Placid.  I was  just there in February and visited in January a year before that. While the success of the previous trip has me already planning a return trip this winter, Lake Placid and the surrounding Adirondack High Peaks would make for a great summer

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