The Hudson Valley Travel Guide
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Fodor's New York City 2014
Plan Your The Hudson Valley Vacation
In 1609 explorer Henry Hudson sailed his ship, the Half Moon, up the great river that would later bear his name. He was seeking a shortcut from Europe to spice-rich Asia, but instead found heady treasures of a different sort—plunging rock cliffs, lush green highlands, jagged black ridges, and massive granite domes. He called it, "as pleasant a land as one can tread upon."
The majority of places to stay in the Hudson Valley are inns, bed-and-breakfasts, and small hotels, and they range from quaint to fairly luxurious. The...read more
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Things To Do in The Hudson Valley
Explore the best sights, entertainment, and shopping with our top choices and insider tips.
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