Why did you decide to look for a home in the Catskills? We loved the community feel of the region, especially all the young and adventurous people we were meeting on weekend visits. It felt affordable and accessible to us as a young couple. We also love the mountains and the easy drive up […]
Page 6 of the NY Post recently featured an article on NY nightlife guru Nur Khan’s love affair with the Catskills. “I think the Catskills are the place to be,” the club vet, who’s also a partner in Brooklyn’s McCarren Hotel & Pool, told us, although we were in Montauk at the time. Khan groused […]
If you drive along Route 28, the “Catskills’ Corridor,” between Margaretville and Andes, chances are you’ve noticed a big red barn with a metal lizard adorning the side, and gorgeous carved stone sculptures in the nearby fields. That beautiful barn is home to Ken Hiratsuka’s art studio. Drawn to the quiet language of stone—the vibration […]
Along with such far-flung destinations as Milan, Yellowstone Park, and Boliva, The Catskills has received the nod from the New York Times Travel section. “Not your Bubbie and Zadie’s getaway. . . Something funny is happening in this mountainous region 100 miles north of New York City, where Jewish comedians like Woody Allen once performed at […]
Why did you move to the Catskills? So I could walk out my door and feel the grass under my feet. Where did you come from? New York City. What’s changed for you since you moved? I’m much happier, much more relaxed. What are your favorite things about where you live? Watching the wildlife pass […]
Vogue captures the magic of The Catskills in a recent article on traveling in Upstate New York. “I think what most former New Yorkers up here have in common is a desire for freedom.” Read the full article here.
The venerable Fodor’s Travel has picked The Catskills for its 2015 “Go List.” “A relaxing (and affordable) alternative to New York City filled with world-class cuisine, outdoor adventures, and hipster charm.” Read the full article here.