The Hudson Valley has it all. But don’t take our word for it. “National Geographic” chose to include the Hudson River Valley in their 2013 Road Trips of a Lifetime Series. And Fodor’s Travel Go List 2015” included the Hudson Valley and the Catskills, calling the region “a relaxing (and affordable) alternative to New York City filled with world-class cuisine, outdoor adventures, and hipster charm.” Whether you are interested in history and culture, or wish to explore the great outdoors, it’s all here, in one of the most scenic river valleys in the world. Take your time. Spend a few days exploring New York’s Hudson River Valley.