Finger Lakes Beer Trail – New York Craft Breweries

The Finger Lakes is famous for its stunning scenery and outdoor adventures…and…beer! Did you know that the Finger Lakes region of New York State is home to over 85 craft brewers? I had no idea until I traveled to the Finger Lakes. I quickly discovered that I was absolutely spoiled when it came to local beer selections at restaurants. There … Read More

Ithaca Commons and Vegan Waffles at Waffle Frolic in Ithaca, NY

  Ithaca Commons is a four-block pedestrian shopping area in downtown Ithaca, home to over 100 stores, restaurants, cafes and pubs. Unfortunately, while we were visiting the entire area was being revitalized – the shops and restaurants were still open, but the place was completely under construction. We read online that there are often street vendors and street entertainers at … Read More

Vegan Ice Cream at Great Escape in Watkins Glen, NY

After we enjoyed a delicious dinner at the Wildflower Cafe in Watkins Glen, we needed to complete our meal with a delicious dessert. Just down the main street in town, The Great Escape Ice Cream Store served up a huge variety of frozen treats, including a great variety of vegan soft serve ice cream flavors! This darling ice cream parlor … Read More

Vegan Food at Wildflower Cafe & Rooster Fish Brewery in Watkins Glen, NY

As vegans in Watkins Glen, New York, we had many choices of places to dine, especially for such a small town. Due to its proximity to Farm Sanctuary, as well as the university town of Ithaca, Watkins Glen is a haven for vegetarians and vegans with many local restaurants serving up delicious meat-free meals. We chose to have dinner at … Read More

Taughannock Falls State Park in Ulysses, NY

After we spent the previous afternoon hiking the Watkins Glen Gorge, I didn’t think anything could nearly compare to its majestic beauty. However, I was in complete awe of the massive waterfall at Taughannock Falls State Park. Taughannock Falls is located just outside of Ithaca in the village of Ulysses, New York in the Finger Lakes region. As we walked … Read More

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