Places I've been: Mount San Michel, France. ✮ Mount San Michel at certain times is engulfed by the water and reveals the splendor of construction. Set in a medieval town called Avranches, this monastery was fortified in the thirteenth century.
Picture-perfect Saratoga Springs -- about halfway between Albany and Lake George -- is an upstate destination whose storybook star shines especially bright. The area's famous mineral springs have been luring wellness-seekers for centuries and the Saratoga Race Course has attracted horse-racing enthusiasts since the Civil War. Here are some of our favorite things to do in Saratoga Springs.
Trekking through the Grand Canyon of the Adirondacks