Brooklyn, NY (PRWEB) September 15, 2005
In an effort to attract more repeat regional visitors to New York State, as well as highlight specific regions and attractions, I Love NY, New York StateÂs tourism arm, has partnered with EscapeMaker.com, the NortheastÂs guide to quick local weekend getaways and day trips within 500 miles.
From September 15, 2005 through November 2006, visitors to both http://www.ILOVENY.com and http://www.EscapeMaker.com will be able to enter for various exclusive getaway contests, as well as get more information on special packages from the various tourism regions around New York State.
With all that it has to offer, from fall foliage trips to ski adventures, water sports to amusement parks, antique shopping to wine trails, New York State is a very well rounded getaway destination. The 15-month long getaway promotion schedule is as follows:
September Â October 2005
Finger Lakes Winery Weekends
November Â December 2005
Adirondacks Ski Getaways
December 16 Â January 2006
Catskills Ski Adventures
Hudson Valley Spa Experiences
Central Leatherstocking Outdoor Adventures
April Â May 2006
Thousand Islands Spring Getaways
June Â July 2006
Chautauqua/Allegheny Summer Escapes
August Â September 2006
Long Island Summer Weekends
October Â November 2006
Capital Region Holidays Escapes
EscapeMaker.comÂs President, Caylin Sanders, comments "we are very excited to be working with I Love NY -- itÂs a perfect partnership. EscapeMaker.com averages over 200,000 visitors per month, all within a 500-mile radius of New York City. Most will travel closer to home for a quick getaway this year and New York State has so much to offer. Plus, with gas prices surging, people are looking for great getaways reachable by mass transit. Besides air and car, there are so many great destinations in New York State accessible by boat, bus and train."
For package info and to enter to win a free weekend getaway, visit: