Special Events, Syracuse Favorites, Travel Plans

27 Ways to Spend a Day at the New York State Fair

The New York State Fair doesn't call itself "Great" for no reason! The nearly two-week fair is jam-packed with food, drinks, music, dancing, contests, art, rides, games, animals, and more! And a visit to the fair doesn't have to cost much. Here's a plan for how to spend your time and money on a day at the fair.

Special Events, Travel Plans

I Owe Iowa for All the Surprises

Iowa is one of those states that doesn't always come up as people's first choice for vacation. But, don't let that stop you! Iowa is full of quirks and charms that will surprise you. And its state fair is definitely one to rival the largest in the US.

Day Trip, Travel Plans

Only in Omaha

If you're traveling across the country on Route 80, make sure that Omaha is one of your overnight stops. With one of the largest zoos in the world and some great craft breweries and ice cream shops, it is sure to please everyone.

Travel Plans, Weekend Getaway

Roaming Rhode Island – Part 2: Newport

For a tiny state, Rhode island is packed with great things to do! Visit Newport to experience the ocean views and mansion along the cliff walk!

Travel Plans, Weekend Getaway

Roaming Rhode Island – Part 1: Providence

Rhode Island is small in size, but bursting with culture and charm. Find out what makes Providence a great city for any kind of visitor!

Travel Plans, Weekend Getaway

Montreal, Mon Amour

Montreal has so much to offer, from historic streets and buildings, to incredible indoor wildlife, great food and craft beer, and an Olympic park. Learn what you need to know and then spend a weekend there to experience the best they have to offer.