The Beat Category - romance Sun, 25 Jan 2015 03:52:05 GMT Travel and Leisure Magazine places Mirror Lake Inn among world’s 500 best hotels Iconic lakeside resort is the North Country's lone representative on prestigious T + L list Lake Placid, N.Y. - The latest issue of Travel + Leisure Magazine has included Mirror Lake Inn Resort and Spa in Lake Placid in its list of their 500 best hotels worldwide. In a breakdown by state, the lakeshore resort overlooking Mirror Lake was seventh best in all of New York State. It graded ahead of such landmarks as the Mandarin Oriental in Manhattan, Peninsula New York, Ritz-Carlton Battery Park, Hotel Elysee Midtown East and the Sagamore Resort in Bolton Landing. Tue, 20 Jan 2015 07:00:00 GMT Mirror Lake Inn Resort and Spa receives AAA Four Diamond Award for 30th straight year The View Restaurant is Four Diamond acclaimed for the 7th consecutive year Lake Placid, N.Y. - At a presentation Thursday afternoon (June 19), AAA Northway President and CEO James Phelps presented Ed and Lisa Weibrecht, owners of Mirror Lake Inn Resort and Spa, with the prestigious AAA Four Diamond Award for the 30th year in a row. The time-honored property dates back to the 1920s. It is the second longest running AAA Four Diamond property in the entire state, behind just The Carlyle in Manhattan. In addition, The View Restaurant, located inside the hotel, collected the Four Diamond achievement for the seventh straight year. Fri, 27 Jun 2014 07:00:00 GMT Enhance the Romance with Valentine Fun Show your love with Orange County, NY happenings.   Orange County, N.Y. - Who needs Cupid? Shower the object of your affection with fun Hudson Valley escapades and get to the heart of it! In addition to amorous adventures, gifts of Jones Farm's fudge, Gillinder Glass Factory jewelry, and Brotherhood's Grand Monarque Champagne are as effective as any golden arrow from Cupid. Brace ... Mon, 27 Jan 2014 07:00:00 GMT Sweethearts Celebrate along Niagara Wine Trail Valentine's Day wine and chocolate pairing event   Niagara County, NY - Treat your sweetheart to local wines and chocolate during the Niagara Wine Trail's Be Mine with Wine event, February 14, 15, and 16. The 20 wineries along the Niagara Wine Trail USA will pair their wines with local chocolatiers' decadent chocolate and other sweet desserts. Each ticket is valid for all three days of the ... Tue, 14 Jan 2014 07:00:00 GMT Spa at Mirror Lake Inn Wins Coveted Spafinder Wellness 365™ Readers’ Choice Award Voted Favorite Spa in Best for Ski and Snow   Lake Placid, N.Y.  - Spafinder Wellness 365TM, the world's best resource for feeling good and living well all year round, has announced that the Spa at Mirror Lake Inn Resort and Spa in Lake Placid has been named a prestigious 2013 Readers' Choice Award winner.  The 2013 Awards attracted an unprecedented level of worldwide consumer participation, ... Wed, 20 Nov 2013 07:00:00 GMT Sentimental, Sensual or Sweet – Spend a Romantic Retreat in Syracuse, N.Y. Syracuse, N.Y. - With Valentine's Day falling on a Thursday, take the opportunity to turn one special day into a romantic weekend getaway. From hotel packages with ice skating or spa specials, to fireside restaurants and premiere shopping, Syracuse, N.Y. is one city that offers both budget friendly and heart-warming choices for every type of romantic. Couples can ice skate on historic Clinton ... Mon, 28 Jan 2013 07:00:00 GMT Glide Through the Woods in a Horse-Drawn Sleigh, Feel the Exhilaration of Racing in a Dogsled and Learn the Art of Massage New York State loves Valentine's Day with special offers that will melt your heart   Albany, N.Y.  - Couples looking for original ways to celebrate Valentine's Day will find New York State brimming with romantic possibilities. Cuddle under a warm blanket as you glide through snow-topped woods in a horse-drawn sleigh or mush sled dogs around a pristine lake. Sip vintage wines in front of a ... Wed, 16 Jan 2013 07:00:00 GMT Happily Ever After Great places for proposing marriage in the Hudson Valley Hudson Valley, N.Y. - Ah romance. The stuff that makes the world go round has couples coming from all over, popping the question at gorgeous sites within the lush landscape of the Hudson Valley. There are so many special places here they've even captured the attention of National Geographic Traveler which named the Hudson Valley one of ... Tue, 15 Jan 2013 07:00:00 GMT The Price is Right to Feature Historic Great Lakes Seaway Trail Lighthouse Great Lakes Seaway Trail, N.Y.-PA - The enduringly popular daytime television game show The Price is Right is set to feature Braddock Point Lighthouse in Hilton, NY, in a Lighthouses Around the World vacation getaway showcase prize early in 2013.   The 4.5 million viewers of The Price is Right will learn about Braddock Point Lighthouse, one of 30 historic and replica structures found on the ... Tue, 04 Dec 2012 07:00:00 GMT New York State Has More Leaves Than Anyone Else State's Official Fall Foliage Color Reports Begin September 12 Albany, N.Y. - Okay, while we cannot say with absolute certainty that New York State has more leaves than anyone else, we can say that we believe New York's foliage bounty and beauty make it the most desirable autumn travel destination for "Leaf Peepers" nationwide. And it is a fact that New York State has almost as many acres of ... Wed, 22 Aug 2012 07:00:00 GMT