New York City Quick Escapes (7th Edition, Insider's Guide) : When you only have a few days to get away, why spend half your time preparing? Quick Escapes frees you from the details and puts you on the road to a good time. Inside you'll find twenty-eight carefully planned minivacations within driving distance of New York City. Easy-to-follow itineraries for one- to three-day minivacations. Recommendations for the best places to visit, dine, and sleep. Plenty of additional options to customize your trip as little or as much as you wish. Accurate driving directions and route maps. Information on festivals and special events. Take in the beautiful scenery and the artistic ambiance of New Paltz and Woodstock. Enjoy the scenic coastal lifestyle and historic sights of the Connecticut River Valley. Take off-road driving lessons or a spa break at Equinox Resort in Manchester, Vermont. With this guide, you'll find enough variety to suit every budget and taste.