Quick Escapes New York City: 31 Weekend Getaways from the Big Apple by Susan Farewell
We've done the planning. You do the packing. When you only have a few days to get away, why spend half your time preparing? Quick Escapes® frees you from the details and puts you on the road to a good time. Inside you'll find twenty-eight carefully planned minivacations within driving distance of New York City. Explore the history and heritage of Hyde Park. Enjoy the scenic mountains and waterfalls of the Kancamagus Highway in New Hampshire. Listen to music under the stars at the Tanglewood Music Festival in Massachusetts. With this guide, you'll find enough variety to suit every budget and taste. Featuring: " easy-to-follow itineraries for one- to three-day minivacations " recommendations for the best places to visit, dine, and sleep " plenty of additional options to customize your trip as little or as much as you wish " accurate driving directions and route maps " information on festivals and special events
Whether you're looking for a short mid-week adventure or taking advantage of a long weekend, Quick Escapes makes it easy to get away from it all.
Formerly travel editor of Conde Nast's Brides magazine, freelance writer SusanFarewell has also written Hidden New England and How to Make a Living as a TravelWriter. She lives in Westport, Connecticut.