What You Can Do in Albany with a Sprinter Van Limo in NYC

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Albany is the capital city of the state of New York, so it is safe to assume you can get everything here. That makes it just the perfect destination for tourists and for visitors from other parts of New York. There are just so many things to do here with your friends or with your family. You can get a sprinter van limo in NYC and head over to Albany for tons of fun and excitement.


A sprinter van limo in NYC can accommodate up to 10 people, so you can travel comfortably in style. It is also much preferable to driving your own vehicle or to commuting.


So what can you do in Albany? Here is one suggestion.


Go on a Tour of the Museums


Get to know more about the history and the culture of Albany by embarking on a tour of its museums.


You can start with the Iroquois Indian Museum, where you will learn all about the culture and the traditions, and even the history of archaeology of the Iroquois. You take a look at the exhibits, listen to storytelling, experience the interactive spaces, and enjoy the nature park. This museum is located at 324 Caverns Rd., in Howes Cave.


Then there is the National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum at 25 Main Street, in Cooperstown, where you can see exhibits of baseball memorabilia and know a little bit more about the history of baseball and famous players.


The Museum of Innovation and Science is a great stop if you have children in your group. This place will surely help them explore and appreciate science and technology. It has a planetarium and offers demos and hands-on activities for young and old visitors alike. The MISCI is at 15 Nott Terrace Heights, in Schenectady.


You can also head over to the World Awareness Children's Museum at 89 Warren Street, in Glens Falls, which is a fun, unique, and hands-on museum where families can explore arts and artifacts from all over the world.


Play Sports


Albany is home to numerous sporting attractions and sporting events all year round. It is also home to several sports teams like the Albany River Rats. The Sienna Saints, and the Albany Conquest.


If you love the water, you can go kayaking at Lake George Kayak Co. at 3 Boathouse Lane, in Bolton Landing. You can rent a canoe, a SUP or a kayak, and you can even avail of lessons and the gears you need.


For those into golf, Burden Lake Country Club at Totem Lodge Road in Averil Park is just perfect. It is a championship 18-hole, par 71 golf course where you can relax, tee off and enjoy great food.


If you want a variety of activities, then Steuben Athletic Club is just the place you need. This full fitness facility in One Steuben Place boasts of a free weight room, a cardio room, a cybex room, a pool, basketball and racquetball courts, a mini boxing gym, and steam rooms.


For a different experience, try having an aerial forest adventure at the Catamount Aerial Adventure Park. You can climb ladders, cross hanging bridges, go over obstacles, and glide on zip lines. Children 7 and up and also take part in the adventure! This adventure park is at 3290 State Hwy 23, in Hillsdale.


During winter, Albany's ski centers are a good place to ski and frolick in the snow.


Go Shopping!


Albany offers a variety of shopping options. You can find large shopping centers and malls, specialty gifts shops, and one-of-a-kind boutiques. Whatever it is you want to buy during your trip, you can certainly find it here.


If you are into designer blings and timepiece brands, then head over to Frank Adams Jewelers. Established in 1922, Frank Adams Jewelers is Albany's premier retailer of award-winning and internationally recognized jewelry. The store can be found at 21 Stuyvesant Plaza.


For those who want to go malling, the Crossgates Mall offers a diverse blend of retail stores, entertainment, restaurants, movie cinemas, and even a fitness center. There is always something for people of all ages here.


And if shopping is something in your must-do list while you are in Albany, then you should not miss Lark Street, which people refer to as Albany's “Greenwich Village.” Lark Street is a mix of commercial and residential establishments that remind one of Manhattan's colorful neighborhoods. And with 19th century brownstones that line the streets and cobblestone intersections, Lark Street has that truly vintage feel and rustic charm to it. At Lark Street, you will get to experience a wide range of shopping experiences, from contemporary art, jewelry, flowers, antiques, books, vintage clothing, and even wine.


There's also Great Finds Thrift Boutique at 260 Washington Avenue, where you can find inexpensive clothing, and Ryan's Farmers Market for fresh produce and organic items.


With a sprinter van limo in NYC, you can shop til you drop. There will be plenty of space for all your bags!


Unwind and Relax!


Load everyone into a sprinter van limo in NYC and get yourselves some pampering. Albany has lots of spas, wellness centers, and hair salons where you could all get your fix of self-lovin'. You can either get a massage, a haircut, a facial treatment, a manicure/pedicure, or any other treatment you want. In fact, you can even allot one entire day for this and spoil yourself from head to toe!


Get the spa treatment and feel like pampered royalty at Rumors Day Spa and Hair Salon at 626 New Loudon Road, in Latham; A Personal Enhancement Center and Day Spa at 4 Old Route 146, in Clifton Park; Kimberly's - A Day Spa at 982 New Loudon Road, in Latham; or Jean Paul Spa DeBeaute & Hair Salon at Stuyvesant Plaza in Albany.


Experience the Nightlife


Albany is home to a wide variety of clubs and pubs, giving it a thriving and exciting nightlife. So go get a sprinter van limo in NYC and enjoy the night with friends. You can head to Waterworks Pub at 76 Central Ave.; 1st Friday: Albany; The Olde English Pub & Pantry at 683 Broadway;


Bistro/Bar at 74 on 74 State Street; Nick's Sneaky Pete's at 711 Central Avenue; and Oh Bar on Lark at 304 Lark St # 1.


A sprinter van limo in NYC can accommodate up to 10 people. So you can all travel in style and comfort during your trip to Albany.



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