Traveling with the family means you need a vacation everyone will enjoy. Bored kids get cranky, teens get restless, and the adults have their own grownup interests. So what kind of vacation should you choose? Actually, you don’t have to choose; you just need to find a destination that offers all of the above in one vacation.
Time’s Money magazine includes Lake George on its list, “The 20 Best Places to Go In 2018,” and they include it with good reason. New York’s Lake George Area is in the southern Adirondacks, just 200 miles north of Midtown Manhattan. It is where the American vacation was born. City-dwellers of the 19th century escaped the oppressive urban heat to the region’s forested mountains and spent their summers swimming, fishing, and paddling on crystal lakes and ponds. The region was, and still is, a paradise for enjoying outdoor sports and nature, but there is so much more.