Fly Creek, a rural community about 10 minutes west of Cooperstown, is close enough to many northeast American cities for great family vacations without incurring the time or expense of long-distance travel.
NY ranks as one of the five most-traveled to states in the nation. It seems to have everything from mountains (Adirondack) to beaches (Coney, Brighton and many, many more), wild lands (Catskills) and waterfalls (Niagara and hundreds of others).
What are you in the mood to do this year? Are you going to Visit Local, exploring nooks and crannies you’ve never noticed in your own back yard? Or, do you plan to spread your wings and travel long-distance? Will you pack up the car and travel the blue roads*? Or, do you want to fly to far away shores?
As with any insurance, travel insurance can help reduce your out-of-pocket, should things go awry – whether that be a missed flight, medical issues abroad, or ever-changing COVID-related travel restrictions. It is your safety net.
Today, as I sit down to write, it is a chilly 25-degrees outside. Snow is still on the ground. Looks like winter will stay for the rest of this month – at least. If you’ve not yet come to play in the snow , time is tick, tick, ticking.
I have noticed a variety of guests travel from far and near to come to our winter wonderland. No matter what their excitement-meter level is, everyone has a blast.
As a couple of suburbanites who have had to learn about alpacas very quickly, we are quite pleased with the relationships we’ve forged with them.
Let me tell you about my experience as one-half of the caretaker couple here at the luxury vacation rental home The Estate at Fly Creek.