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Top 10 Getaways from New York

Quick Excursions from the City that Never Sleeps

Explore the historic architecture on the East Side of Providence, Rhode Island

Weekend Getaways from N.Y.C.

If you want to take flight from the Big Apple, here are destinations that are nearby, yet offer extensive variety. Whether you desire strolling on a deserted beach, hiking through mountains, or walking through history, we've got you covered. Enjoy locations that can be reached by train or car for the weekend, and even destinations you can experience without ever leaving the city.


A view of Faneuil Hall Marketplace in Boston, Massachusetts


Tear up "Beantown" and enjoy Old World appeal and New World flair in Boston. Find out where to sleep, eat and play!

The Christ Church steeple and Benjamin Franklin Bridge in Philadelphia's Old City neighborhood

Fall for Philly, "the city that loves you back." Philadelphia once again takes center stage with lots of surprises.

Lincoln Memorial and the Reflecting Pool in Washington, D.C.

Washington, D.C.

Take a walking tour of our nation's capital, designed in part by French architect and urban planner, Pierre L'Enfant.


Sesuit Harbor off Route 6A in Dennis, Massachusetts

Be captivated by Cape Cod, rich with arts and culture. The Cape, as locals call it, offers lots of great diversions or simply a quiet place in the sun.

Enjoy the outdoors on a hike in the Catskills

Enjoy the resort culture of the Catskills in three days. Famous for foliage, they are particularly striking during fall.


The RISD Auditorium and Illustration Studies Building in Providence, Rhode Island


Historic meets hip in Providence — one of the best small cities in America. Discover the best museums, restaurants, shops and attractions in Rhode Island's charming capital.

The Connecticut State Capitol Building in Hartford


Escape to Hartford for a long weekend away, enjoying city sights sans city stress.


An aerial view of the Magnificent Mile in Chicago, Illinois


Discover the the hippest city in the Midwest in 72 fun-filled hours. It's our kinda town.

A city view of Cleveland, Ohio from the Flats


Explore the hottest spots in Cleveland's diverse neighborhoods. This 72-hour guide shows you the best places to book a room, have dinner and more.


Take a stroll in Union Square in Manhattan, New York

New York

Check out GAYOT's New York City travel guide for the latest and greatest in hotels, restaurants and attractions.


Raucous, ribald or relaxing — whatever you're in the mood for, GAYOT's list has the best spots to drink, dine, dance and crash on New Year's Eve.
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