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Albany Map, New York

If you feel like you need some help to find your way in your destination city, you are in the right place. This Albany Map will certainly help you to seek out the best restaurants, clubs and sights in town. You want to know what is the best place for a walk? Or what you should be watching out for during your visit? Learn more about the best things to do in the city reading our travel tips and then get around in Albany with Travelgrove's map. While searching for places, you can also check some cheap flights or deals or you can take a look at our user's galleries about the city. We hope you will find our city map of Albany useful. Enjoy your trip and come back to share your travel experience about Albany!

Albany Travel Guide

People coming to Albany are coming mostly for business purposes rather than leisure due to the fact that the city is centered on government and banking. Nevertheless if they look a bit further they will be quite surprised by what they will find: a city that is renewing, full of history, with nice public spaces and summer festivals, and a city that tries to win the visitor’s hearth. read more

Albany Sightseeing

Albany Institute of History & Art is undoubtedly Albany’s best and one of the oldest in the United States. It is even older than the Louvre in Paris. Through the beautiful works of the local artists, the museum presents the history of Albany and the Hudson River. The collections include furniture, sculpture, 5 centuries of paintings and decorative arts. Paintings by Thomas Schole are also displayed here. The colonial... read more

Albany History

In 1609, Henry Hudson came up La Grande Riviera to look for trade. Later, the river was renamed as Hudson. In 1624, a colony was setup by the French Walloons which was known as Fort Orange. A trading post was established in 1629 by the Dutch West India Company. In 1652, Fort Orange became the village of Beverwyck by a declaration made by the governor of the New Netherlands. Albany became the center of military training... read more

Albany Nightlife

Formal or casual, country inn or suburb, Albany always produces the right dish experience. The combination includes Indonesian spices, French delicacies, Oriental surprise and Italian aroma. In summers or in spring, Albany grooves with fireworks, outdoor concerts and more. read more

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