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Most Popular New York Family Vacations

Adirondacks, N.Y.

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When people think of the Adirondacks, they envision mountains of green and mirror-like lakes, and when they do, they are absolutely right. The Adirondacks, located…

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Brooklyn, NY

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Brooklyn is a city within a city -- and one that shouldn't be missed if you're planning to visit The Big Apple. Highlights for families,…

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Catskills, N.Y.

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Many people view the Catskills as a dismal and depressed area, with a lagging economy to blame. We, on the other hand, think the region…

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Cooperstown, NY

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Have a baseball fan or two in your brood? While the National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum, which pays an exceptional and memorable tribute…

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Finger Lakes, N.Y.

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The perfectly picturesque Finger Lakes -- 11 elegant bodies of water cut into the center of New York State thousands of years ago by glaciers…

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Hamptons, N.Y.

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The Hamptons aren't just for the rich and famous. The area welcomes all families with soft-sand beaches, historical attractions, children's museums and beautiful scenery (which…

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Hudson River Valley, N.Y.

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Stretching north of Manhattan 150 miles along the Hudson River, the Hudson River Valley is an area rich in history. This is the home of…

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Ithaca, N.Y.

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"Ithaca Is Gorges." You've heard the saying time and again, but allow us to confirm: it's true. Ithaca is a beautiful vacation destination in Central…

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Lake George, NY

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There’s a lot to do in and around Lake George, New York that has nothing to do with crowded theme parks, overpriced entertainment, and pretentious…

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Lake Placid, NY

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Lake Placid, New York, is the most popular destination in the Adirondacks -- especially since the Winter Olympics have been hosted here twice -- first…

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Long Island, NY

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For many, the idea of vacationing on Long Island instantly brings to mind the famed beaches and celebrity chic of the Hamptons; however, this coastal…

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Montauk, NY

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Montauk is one of the most popular -- and priciest -- towns to visit in The Hamptons. It's also one of the most beautiful, with…

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Niagara Falls, N.Y.

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Once upon a time, the largest waterfall in North America was a mecca for honeymooners. But nowadays, foreign tourists and families flock to Niagara, perched…

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Saratoga Springs, N.Y.

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Famous for Thoroughbred racing, restorative mineral springs and a rich arts and cultural scene, Saratoga Springs, N.Y., has long been a popular destination for adult…

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Sleepy Hollow, N.Y.

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There is hardly a person in the U.S. who, when growing up, didn't hear "The Legend of Sleepy Hollow," featuring Ichabod Crane and the deadly…

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The Great Escape, A Six Flags Theme Park, N.Y.

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Located near Lake George (technically Queensbury) in the Adirondack region of New York, The Great Escape, a Six Flags Theme Park originally opened in 1954…

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Thousand Islands, N.Y.

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Beyond tangy salad dressing and an abundance of water-encircled land masses, what's the attraction for families in New York's Thousand Islands region? Storied castles, superior…

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