Christmas break is a fun vacation from school kids, and parents take time off work to spend time as a family. But what happens when you start to go stir crazy at home and those new toys start to lose their brand-new appeal? Corning and the Southern Finger Lakes has you... continue reading
Attractions, Cool and Fun, Events, Family Fun, Lodging, Museums
This time of year, things start to get busy and stressful for everyone, so before you jump into it take a minute to de-stress. The calm before the storm if you will. Relax Finger Lakes style in a welcoming bed and breakfast, indulge in culinary delights, savor the flavors... continue reading
Attractions, Beer, Cool and Fun, Dining, Lodging, Wine Fun
For those of us lucky enough to call Corning and the Southern Finger Lakes home we know just how thankful we should be for all of the great things we have here. From the beautiful scenery, quaint towns, unique shops, and dining for both the laid-back and those seeking a... continue reading
Ladies, are you overwhelmed with work, family, and all of those pesky everyday things that we have on your plate? Then it sounds like you need a relaxing weekend away. What better break than a spa, some shopping and dining, and a few superb wineries? Corning and the... continue reading
Cool and Fun, Dining, Lodging, Wine Fun, Women Only Weekends
Black Sheep Inn and Spa Breakfasts
According to one local chef, Farm-to-Table eating "has more to do with the way our ancestors ate, allowing for our bodies to adjust and the land to heal and replenish."
Farm-to-Table, which is all the rage these days, is a return, in... continue reading
Beer, Cool and Fun, Dining, Events, Lodging, Wine Fun
You might think "beer" and "breakfast" would only be a natural fit for college undergrads and craft beer lovers. Leave it to Chef Debbie Meritsky of Black Sheep Inn and Spa to concoct delicious proof of just how well the two really go together.
Falling Leaf Porter &... continue reading
Ask the Local Expert, Beer, Dining, Lodging, Master-Crafted Series
After a long day of pet-friendly activities in the Finger Lakes, Baxter, Kosar and I needed a clean and comfortable place to relax and refresh. There are so many hotels in Steuben County that will welcome you and your four-legged children – these are our favorites:
America... continue reading
Experience! the Finger Lakes Keuka Wine Tour
I've been to the wineries around Keuka Lake dozens of times. I work with them constantly, and feel I have a pretty good understanding of their history and significance in the wine industry. But last week, I saw them in a whole... continue reading
Winter Over Keuka Lake
When the temperatures are below freezing, a trip to Upstate New York might not be high on your list of winter escapes, but that's where you'd be missing out. If it's not the sight of the snow sparkling as it descends to meet Keuka Lake that warms... continue reading
Winter Wine Country
The holiday shopping season is in full swing. No doubt you've been combing websites, standing in lines at the department store, and even shopping local for unique treasures. You've probably crossed a few people off your list already. Undoubtedly as... continue reading
Glass is everywhere. It is a part of what makes Corning, well Corning. In the Crystal City, glass and the fire arts are celebrated every year with the four-day celebration that is GlassFest in Corning's Gaffer District. This year you can find the streets filled with...
No matter your reason for visiting Corning and the Southern Finger Lakes, it’s important to us that you have an exceptional experience in our ‘neck-of-the-woods’. This lodging page is designed so that you may easily search, navigate, and book your perfect home for your stay. Happy vacationing!