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Just because the holidays — and the accompanying travel — are on the horizon doesn't mean you can't sneak away for some low-key exploring. (And that "me time" doesn't need to cost a fortune, either.) To prove it, we've pulled together to-do lists for three day-trip-worthy cities: Richmond, Charlottesville, and Morgantown. Each one is pleasantly packed with things to enjoy, from dining and shopping to good old-fashioned sightseeing. Sip craft cider, browse stellar boutiques, and let your mind wander in a planetarium. Why wait? It's not quite the most wonderful time of the year just yet, so hit the road and discover these gems.
It's all happening so fast, isn't it? The tree is up at Rockefeller Center, and we begrudgingly welcome the subsequent gridlock. Lights are twinkling, our favorite department store windows are awe-worthy, and RSVPs have been answered.
If there's one time of year I want to get really decked out and glammed up, this is read
There are certain life trials all New Yorkers are bound to experience: delayed subway trains, the impossibility of hailing a cab in the rain, and the highly dreaded and inevitable polar vortex.
While temperatures this season haven't hit sub-zero just yet, you can never be too prepared. So, to adequately prep ourselves read