Westchester Travel Guide

Articles about Westchester

By Sarah L. Stewart
By David Keeps
A-Listers Richard Gere and wife Carey Lowell are trying their hand at the hotel business. The longtime Westchester, New York, residents recently opened the eight-room, eco-friendly Bedford Post Inn, which includes a farm-to-table restaurant called...
By Charlotte Druckman
By Peter Jon Lindberg
You are a good person. You are eating a turnip. You are partaking of the virtues of the land, shunning herbicides, giving the finger to the corporate-industrial machine. You are eating a turnip grown by a man who wears blue jeans but likely calls ...
By Jessica Shambora
Owning a home in New York’s Westchester County affords certain privileges, but it doesn’t mean an automatic membership at Winged Foot, Sleepy Hollow or any of the other storied private golf clubs in the area. Moreover, public places to play are sc...
By Justin Martin
For lovers of old-fashioned amusement parks, 1955 will forever live in infamy. That was the year Disneyland opened, and family fun has never been quite the same. Soon, theme parks were sprawling everywhere, with half-mile lines, high-concept rides...

Hotels in Westchester

When Richard Gere and his wife, Carey Lowell, decided to try their hand at the hotel business, some might have expected a flashy, over-the-top scene fit for the Hollywood Hills.

Restaurants in Westchester

This Westchester institution has, since it opened in 1919, done things differently. The main (and only) attraction is the dogs—a hybrid of beef, pork, and veal, they're split down the center, grilled with a "secret sauce," then served with homemade mustard.

Things to do in Westchester

The shop carries a great assortment of cheeses.