Ever drive the same locations over and over again, but yet this time the panoramic view caught your eye? It’s some of these nearby destinations in New York, that we take for granted but if we actually give ourselves the time to take in these breath-taking views, you will be amazed of the amazing landmark destinations that we are surrounded by. Take for example, the Hudson River Valley, not only is it an incredible scenic view in itself but it’s surrounded with many other equally as incredible scenic landmarks. The Hudson Valley gained its popularity in the 19th century by the stories shared from Washington Irving.
Because of the stories fromIrving, theHudsonValley began to gain a reputation of being a gothic-like region. In particular, the eerie reputation was reaffirmed byIrving’s Legend of Sleepy Hollow. Nevertheless, theHudsonValley is an undeniably spectacular scene because of its natural beauty, which earned its name of “America’sRhineland.” Surrounding the Hudson River Valley, there continues to be nearby scenic landmarks that I believe are worthwhile, and below I will mention a few of the many. [Read more...]