In a time when our travel capabilities are still limited, more and more of us are recognizing the power of the road trip. Whether you're planning a (safe) drive across the country or a relaxing weekend nearby, getting out on the road can make a world of difference.
Looking for an easy escape from the New York City area? Enter: the Western Catskills, the perfect day- or weekend-trip locale. From behind the wheel of the Toyota Sienna, R29’s Steve Doss takes us through the best the are has to offer: majestic scenery, vintage treasure troves, cozy resorts, and plenty of outdoor adventures — and don’t miss one of New York State’s best diners. The best part is, it’s all just over two hours in the car from New York City. Watch it all go down in just 60 seconds in the video above, and let it be all the inspiration you need to get out on the road for your own adventure.