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Tips from locals
The original capital of New York, with pre-Revolutionary War stone buildings to prove it. We love both sides of town—the Stockade District and the Waterfront. Rough Draft bookstore is a highlight.
It is very beautiful and historic, with some remaining buildings dating back to pre-Revolutionary war era. There is a lot to learn and you can find a tour guide who will take you on a walking tour. There are a good handful of excellent restaurants to choose from.
The original capital of NY State! One of the oldest cities in the country. Great historical neighborhoods! Amazing Architecture and a burgeoning Music, Art and Food Scene! GO.
Kingston is less than one hour from the church, and the largest “small city” in the Hudson Valley. A serious food/cafe/wine s/antiques/shopping scene has taken root. Favorites eats and drinks: Brunette - cutest wine bar, perhaps ever, located in the Rondout. Fabulous nibbles to accompany. Ask the…