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Sharing articles and tips for travel in the state of New York, USA. Planning a road trip through the Finger Lakes, looking to find out what’s new in Buffalo or Rochester. Explore the state of New York with some tips here.

Graft Wine and Cider Bar Watkins Glen NY

The Casual Sophistication of Graft Wine and Cider Bar Watkins Glen NY

Located on the main street of Watkins Glen New York, the Graft Wine and Cider Bar features a quirky, casual, fine dining atmosphere and an impressive selection of wine, cider and beer. It's the perfect spot for a great meal, great conversation in a welcoming and casual environment.
Watkins Glen Harbor Hotel NY

Experience a Weekend Getaway at the Watkins Glen Harbor Hotel NY

Located in the centre of the Seneca Lakes Wine Trail in the Finger Lakes region of upstate New York the Watkins Glen Harbor Hotel is a lovely hotel in a perfect location amongst all the sights in the area including Watkins Glen State Park and the Finger Lakes wineries in the region.
Painted Bar Stables, Burdett, NY

First time Horseback Riding Experience at Painted Bar Stables NY

My first time horseback riding was not as scary as I thought it was going to be. In this post, I describe my experience at the Painted Bar Stables in upstate NY. You will also find tips for first-time horseback riders on what to expect during your trail ride.
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Cross Border Shopping Tips for Canadians – Niagara Falls & Buffalo New York

Guide to Cross-Border Shopping for Canadians Niagara Falls & Buffalo USA For many of us living in the Greater Toronto Area taking a short drive to the border in search of bargains is...
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Hotel Review: Embassy Suites Buffalo New York

The more I visit Buffalo the more hotels I'm discovering which are great locations for cross border shopping Canadians, those seeking to explore the city, or those in town to catch a theatre...
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An Entertainment Getaway in Buffalo New York

Broadway theatre and fine dining may not be the first words that come to mind when you think of Buffalo, New York. I myself have been surprised by Buffalo's resurgence many...
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Buffalo Bites Food Tour – Taste the Flavours of Elmwood Village

I see the familiar mural on Elmwood Avenue and wonder what's in store for me during this visit. The last time I made the trip to Elmwood Village, I was there to...
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Hotel Review: Courtyard by Marriott A Digital Hook Up in Buffalo’s Canalside

I have that relaxed calm feeling I get when I walk into a hotel room that has been designed for a calm serene place to stay. The room is not only...
A Girls Getaway during a blizzard in Buffalo New York.

Snow Day in Buffalo! An Affordable and Fun Girls Getaway!

I'm driving across the bridge and all I see is a fog of white. The snow is coming down faster now and I'm relieved that I'm almost at my destination. Normally,...
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The Artistic Side of Buffalo a Tour of the Burchfield Penney Art Center

I won't pretend to be an art aficionado that travels the globe visiting art galleries and schmoozing at showings with the artist like a pro. I do however appreciate creative minds and...

Sharon Mendelaoui