14 Weekend Getaways (No Plane Required!)

14 Weekend Getaways (No Plane Required!) 06/07/2013 Recently recognized by The New York Times as one of The 46 Places To Go In 2013, Camp Orenda is an all-inclusive Authentic Adirondack Outdoor Retreat. Perfect for both the beginning and the seasoned camper, Orenda offers the ideal glamping — glamorous camping, of course — experience.

Johnsburg campground singled out by Times

Johnsburg campground singled out by Times 05/17/2013   Adirondackers might snicker at the term “glamping,” but David Webb seems to be getting the last laugh. The entrepreneur, who launched his version of glamorous camping in 2011, has captured the attention of The New York Times. In January, the Adirondack Mountains, and specifically Webb’s Camp Orenda in Johnsburg, made the Sunday Travel section’s …

Weekend Getaways: Fall Foliage Glamping

Weekend Getaways: Fall Foliage Glamping 10/30/2012 There’s a small window each fall when sleeping in the great outdoors still has appeal: the air is crisp but not cold, the sky is shockingly blue, and the trees are showing their colors.

Five of the Most Expensive Campsites in the U.S.

Five of the Most Expensive Campsites in the U.S. 10/30/2012 You won’t build up any backcountry cred at these posh spots, but even the most hardcore need a little time off. Here are our favorite places to camp in style.

One last fling

One last fling 08/26/2012 What's on your summer bucket list? Check out ours for some end-of-season ideas. The last day of summer — Sept. 20 — seems pretty far off, if you follow your traditional desk calendar.

Luxury Camping: 5 Places to Go ‘Glamping’ in the U.S.

Luxury Camping: 5 Places to Go ‘Glamping’ in the U.S. 07/12/2012 If you’ve never heard of it before, “glamping” is exactly what it sounds like: traditional camping with a little glam. As a woman who was once the girl who requested a “clean stick” on which to roast her marshmallow during a family camping adventure, I understand the appeal of glamping.

This week’s wanderlust… Camp Orenda

06/30/2012 Camping without any of the work near Lake George? Um, yes please. With four canvas tents like the one above, that’s just what family-friendly Camp Orenda offers.

Taking the Kids and Making Time for Romance

Taking the Kids and Making Time for Romance 04/19/2012 We succumbed to the sales pitch for the "romantic," albeit pricey gondola ride early one evening on Venice's famed canals, but our gondolier, decked out in the traditional striped shirt, didn't sing, much less talk to us. I don't think he spoke English and our Italian didn't go beyond buon giorno.