Some travelers may be attracted to our state’s exciting cities, but you’ll find more and more people nowadays are in search of exploring New York’s small towns. Previously, we’ve covered how gems of the Finger Lakes like Hammondsport have been considered by many to be one of America’s coolest small towns, but there’s another destination down in the Catskills that’s been picking up traction for quite some time now. Roughly two hours away from Manhattan and less than an hour and a half away from Albany, many who are living in urban areas continue to seek out this town to escape from it all. Keep reading to find out why our residents love taking getaways here.

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