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Plan Your Visit To Albany With This Travel & Visitors Guide To Albany NY

The capital city of New York, Albany, is a vibrant blend of historic roots and contemporary design. There is so much to do and see, it can be hard to know exactly where to start. Use this guide to discover events, entertainment, things to do, places to stay and where to eat.

Staying for awhile? See more while you are here with daytrips to the many wonderful communities located in the Capital Region of Upstate NY. Visitors and residents alike find Albany.com an invaluable resource for its extensive events calendar and community information, as well as a vacation or business trip planning tool. See what you can discover next!

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Discover all the upcoming events and happenings with this extensive and up-to-date Albany events calendar
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Discover the best places to dine! Albany and the greater Capital Region is home to a diverse array of restaurants and eateries.
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There are Albany hotels  for every budget and preference in the Capital Region, whether you are looking for a luxury suite, a pet-friendly hotel or a romantic and historic inn. 
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There's always something going on thanks to so many attractions.
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These nearby communities make great day trips from Albany.
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Learn which hotspots you can't miss during your next trip to the region.
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Spending the weekend in Albany? We've got an ideal itinerary for you!
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Save on hotels and attractions with these hot deals.
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Fly in to Albany International Airport, take a train via Amtrak, or drive in. There are numerous transportation options in Albany. 

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Discover more about the lively Capital Region.
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Host your next meeting or event right here in Albany.
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