Albany Area

Albany Area Travel Guide

Articles about Albany Area

By Laura J. Vogel / Fortune
Walk into the lobby of an Albany, NY-area hotel on a Monday night, and the vaulted common room—a modern-looking space with big communal tables, cozy leather armchairs in bold colors, and a fireplace in the corner—is buzzing. Dozens of young profes...
By Deb Hopewell

Visit these thriving college towns for a crash course in live music, craft beer, art, and history.

By Wayne Curtis

Cheers to these small towns for great Main Streets, where you can admire architecture, sample the local flavor, and find a lost America.

Things to do in Albany Area

At the height of their membership, in the mid 1800's, the Shakers numbered just under 6,000 across 18 prosperous settlements from Maine to Kentucky.