Deborah Williams

Some of the best times of my life have been splendid days at the beach. June is the best because the whole summer beckons. Western New Yorkers are blessed with two Great Lakes, as well as Chautauqua Lake. Some public beaches are even free. more

May 30, 2017 10:51 AM

This is the year for a visit to our northern neighbor. Canada is celebrating its 150th birthday throughout 2017. The New York Times recently named Canada as the world’s number one place to visit. more

Feb 27, 2017 10:09 AM

Raleigh, North Carolina’s capital city was founded in 1792 & named for Sir Walter Raleigh who attempted to establish the first English colony on the shores of the new world in the 1580s. Today his imposing statue stands tall in the center of downtown more

Oct 27, 2016 9:50 AM

Pittsburgh is a city on the rise, celebrating its bicentennial this year and is a perfect weekend destination — just a three-hour drive south of Buffalo. It was recently named one of the “Best Places to Travel in 2016” by Travel & Leisure Magazine. more

Sep 28, 2016 3:59 PM

Tupper Lake and Blue Mountain Lake, in the heart of New York’s fabled Adirondack Park, boast stunning museums designed to involve everyone in learning about the unique history, science, natural resources, and culture of the Adirondack region. more

Jul 27, 2016 1:39 PM

Alexandria, Virginia, just five miles across the Potomac River from Washington, D.C., bills itself as “extraordinary Alexandria” & it is indeed quite a special place that is most welcoming to visitors of all types including families, children & dogs. more

May 25, 2016 10:03 AM

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