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The best day trips from New York City are quite literally essential escapes for pro city dwellers. After all, incessant honking cabs, overcrowded streets and sardine-packed subway cars are enough to drive any New York mad every so often. A change of scenery—whether a road trip, a weekend getaway or a shorter day trip—is a great way to clear your head and feel rejuvenated. But our list does something more: all of the highlighted destinations are not only excellent places to relax but offer a bevvy of activities for both the adventerous and cultural set. Ready to get traveling?
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