Lake Placid, New York Lake Placid offers a beautiful autumn lakeside scene with autumnal shades. Enjoy a cup of coffee as
Summer is a swell season, but throwing on a cozy sweater, pouring some hot cocoa in a travel mug and meandering along a woodland trail lined with trees changing hues isn't so bad either. Hello, Fall. To make the transition easier, park yourself at a property where plenty of nature is on the doorstep -- here 11 spectacular spots for autumn, from New York to Norway.
How do you break up the long stretch of time between summer vacation and the holidays? With a fall break, of course. Autumn is a shoulder season for many destinations, which means discounted hotel rooms and cheaper airfare are easy to find.
September 22 marked the first official day of fall and, in case you had any doubt that the season has changed, take a look outside at the fall colors. With peak fall foliage season already underway, now is the time to get out and explore some of the stunning vistas and activities that autumn has to offer.