This trip probably takes the award for one of the best experiences we have ever had. We’ve been to hundreds of places in New York State, so that’s saying a lot. I’m still overwhelmed by the incredible beauty, the energizing atmosphere, the utter tranquility of Whiteface Mountain. It’s one of the most beloved peaks of […]
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This is where it all happened. Do you remember? We visited the Olympic Center and the Lake Placid Olympic Museum while in Lake Placid, NY. This is the place where the 1980 (and 1932) Winter Olympics were held. The Miracle On Ice — perhaps one of the most famous sports events in history — happened […]
I’d never been to Lake Placid before this autumn. It’s been a dream of mine ever since the 1980 Winter Olympics (what a great time to be a proud New Yorker patriot!), and we finally got to see some of the most scenic and beautiful landscapes in the country. While staying in the city, we […]
If you were to ask me what one, once-in-a-lifetime thing you should do in Upstate New York, I would say, “Go to the Adirondacks.” If you were to ask me what you should do or see in the Adirondacks, I would say, “See Whiteface Mountain.” And if you were to ask me what there is […]