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This New York County Wants You to Visit … And Then Hibernate

by Holly Riddle

Feb 8, 2024

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If your idea of a great time come winter is simply staying indoors, you may be reluctant to travel to cities demanding sightseeing on foot or destinations where outdoor fun reigns supreme. But what if there was a travel destination that encourages you to, more or less, hibernate?



© Reel Inspired & Cayuga County CVB

A new campaign from Cayuga County Office of Tourism, in New York’s Finger Lakes region, wants you to take a “hibercation.” The entire premise encourages you to slow down, relax, be as lazy as you want, and never feel pressured to do more while you’re on a trip. You can spend the entire stay in your hotel room, and that’s perfectly fine.



© Reel Inspired & Cayuga County CVB

The campaign brings together a range of area partners, including hotels, breweries, shops and spas to help make your hibercation exactly what you want and need in order to recoup this winter. Select hotels are offering specials like 10 percent off your stay, a fourth night free, or daily breakfast and a bottle of wine as a welcome gift. Similarly, retail and activity partners are offering savings and specials, too, with coupons of varying amounts for everything from spa treatments to local wines and beers to thrifted items or gifts.


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Study Reveals Countries Residents Don’t Want to Leave

Have you ever visited a destination and imagined yourself living there? Maybe you’ve even made the jump, packing up all your belongings and embarking on a new life in a new country. Maybe you’re just considering doing so and are looking for the perfect new place to call home. If so, you might want to consider one of the top countries residents don’t want to leave.

Experience Ireland’s
Wild Atlantic Way

From the windy tip of Malin Head in County Donegal to the colorful harbor town of Kinsale in County Cork, Ireland’s Wild Atlantic Way amazes at every turn. Feel the blast of fresh sea air with a lighthouse walk. Get up close to history, grab a fireside seat at a traditional music session, experience the world-famous Irish hospitality and explore some of Ireland's most exhilarating coastal scenery. It is a place that inspired dreamers and travelers, poets and painters with a landscape filled with stone walls, thatched cottages, deserted beaches and breathtaking views. Charming towns and villages, 1,500 miles of soaring cliffs, incredible landscapes and unique experiences await.

Feb 19, 2024

Moxy Hotels and Sanctuary Redefines Cosmic-Inspired Travel

Moxy Hotels and Sanctuary, a digital astrology platform, recently announced a year-long partnership with new Cosmic Curations. Using astrocartography, the Sanctuary app features free personalized travel date, location and companion recommendations tailored to Moxy destinations. Additionally, Sanctuary social channels and Moxy.com also boast astrology-based insights, travel-inspired horoscopes and interactive content.

Food & Drink
Feb 16, 2024

Grown Folks: The First Black-Owned, Soul Food-Inspired Beverage Brand

To celebrate Black History Month, we wanted to put Grown Folks, the first female-owned and Black-owned brand for soul food-inspired hard seltzer and premium craft beverages, on your radar.

Discover Nashville Neighborhoods

Whether you are interested in music, art, history, food, sports or fashion, Music City has something for everyone to sing about. Nashville is accessible, friendly and authentic, with diverse neighborhoods, a storied musical heritage and a creative culture that energizes the city.

Feb 16, 2024

Hotel Bardo Savannah Opens

Hotel Bardo Savannah opens this month, bringing an urban resort and private club to Savannah and its Forsyth Park. New York City-based LEFT LANE transformed a 19th-century Southern Gothic structure into the 2-acre resort with 149 guestrooms and suites, Saint Bibiana restaurant, a spa, Camp Bardo for kids and a social club.