Maddening Weekend Destinations Just outside NYC

 Tuesday, July 12, 2022 


The Apple itself is one of the greatest delights one can ever taste, but without tasting other fruits it’s never possible to create a wholesome fruit salad. So is the case for life and the experience gathered from it. Breaking away from regularity is a necessity for survival. The surroundings of NYC do not deny this fact and thus they are waiting for everyone with open hands. It is a city where a tired person gets the rest and a charged person gets a place to spend his energy. However, still, the city fails and thus the spectacular natural forest, the heritage cityscape, the providence and sunset evenings are indispensable. Each destination has its own smell, touch, essence and characteristics. 

The Hamptons, New York

The Hamptons is located at the southern tip of Long Island. Once one arrives here, he sure will be greeted with heyday memories of his grandparents. This is one of the oldest holiday destinations. The place is also very famous for celebrity visits. They arrive here to improve their tan and find some time for the family and kids. The personality of the place is unique like its reputation. The places like Bridgehampton, Montauk, Amagansett, Sag Harbor and Sagaponack have the potential to attract many customers.  Helicopter services are available for transportation which will transport them anywhere within 25-65 minutes. The place is popular for seafood and miles of empty beaches. The Ocean Resort Inn is at a 10 minutes distance from the peak attractions.


The Hudson River is located on the east side of New York. It is a 2.5-hour drive from the city. It was actually an old whaling port back in the 1800s. The town immediately brings a breeze from the 19th-century charm. The Hudson library, Henry Hudson Riverfront Park and The gorgeousness of the town cannot be limited to the sceneries only. Hudson is extremely famous for the culinary experiences that are almost signature dishes. The antique stores, Art houses and the famous Carrie Haddad Gallery are some of the unique adventures one can do in Hudson. Hudson is home to beautiful vegetation and gardens. The best thing about Hudson is that despite having an urban aura the place resonates with the music of nature.

Bear Mountain

Bear Mountain is located about 1 hour and 15 minutes distance from New York. This is half the time required for covering the entire city once. Hence, escaping to Bear Mountain is one of the prudent decisions that an urban can take. The adventures that one can get in Bear Mountain are almost like an expensive trip to the mountains. Just that the whole trip is very close to home with a very minimal budget. Staying in Bear Mountain Inn is an exotic experience in itself. The Inn was first opened in 1915. The inn has previously hosted Eleanor Roosevelt, Dwight Eisonhower and Harry Truman. Today the Inn has been innovated to include 15 luxury guests along with a spa and restaurant.

New Hope, PA

New Hope has been a consistent favourite for many Americans. It is a wholesome big city atmosphere, only without the sweaty crowd. Home to the extraordinary shopping experience and beachside dinner parties, New Hope is the ideal fun place for any NYC citizen. The big city feel is thoroughly relived in here but with a calmer state of mind. The riverside scenarios help one to develop an immunity to fight all the toxins from the city, whether physical or emotional. Bowman’s Hill Wildflower preserve is home to hundreds of native plant species. The 134 acres of the area offer a natural green habitation that can compete with any highly acclaimed natural park.

As New York is one of the busiest cities in the world, people residing in New York have the busiest life to deal with, along with business opportunities. The mental peace and the process of connecting with nature is a healing process unnecessary for anyone. Luckily there are numerous spots near New York that prevents the urban guy from getting lost in the dark alleys of stress and struggle.

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