Getaway Guide

Autumn Slopes
Jay Lloyd / KYW Newsradio
September 26, 2018 - 3:12 pm
By Jay Lloyd PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- As a cool breeze begins to sway silent ski chair-lifts, the Pennsylvania slopes swing from summer to fall. Sips by a fire pit, Halloween frights and wine festivals compete for attention with scenic lift rides. And for the young and young at heart, a...
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weather
September 19, 2018 - 12:28 pm
By Jay Lloyd PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- What's the first question when someone returns from a weekend getaway? No. It's not about the food, the fun or the the scenics. In these days of violent storms, hurricanes, drenching rain, abundance of snow, riptides and surges it's, "How was the weather...
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duty free shiopping
August 08, 2018 - 1:00 pm
By Jay Lloyd PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- Unless you bring home a few tons of steel from that overseas getaway, you're not likely to be caught up in the current tariff fueled trade war. But what can you bring back? What can you take? What should you be aware of before going on that shopping...
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Pocono Horseback Ride
Jay Lloyd / KYW Newsradio
August 01, 2018 - 12:27 pm
By Jay Lloyd PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- In a time, long ago, the Pocono and Catskill Mountains were the summertime rage for families and young singles. The resorts were large and grand. One price got you a room, all your meals, the top entertainers of the day and all the outdoor activity you...
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Bus
July 25, 2018 - 4:18 pm
By Jay Lloyd PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- I'm from a city - a big city - a very big city. I played on the streets of upper Manhattan and never worried about traffic. Most people didn't own cars then and only teens from Queens and Jersey, drove. So, it's no wonder that when we travel to cities...
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Basin Harbor
Jay Lloyd / KYW Newsradio
July 04, 2018 - 4:06 pm
By Jay Lloyd PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- As the holiday week comes to a close, summer destination vacations take a serious upswing. Crowds grow and so does weekend traffic. Restaurant reservations become tougher to score and there are lines for everything from popsicles to pony rides. It's time...
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Pussers Annapolis
Jay Lloyd / KYW Newsradio
June 27, 2018 - 12:22 pm
By Jay Lloyd PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- First the disclaimer. If you might be inclined to take a tipple on a getaway from here to Tipperary, please do drink responsibly. Now for the tales. Getaway destinations often have unique drinks and stories, legends and lore behind them. Here are some of...
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Jamonera Tapas
Jay Lloyd / KYW Newsradio
June 20, 2018 - 1:11 pm
By Jay Lloyd PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- I'm not fond of the word "Fusion" on a restaurant menu. It suggests a hodge-podge and says, "We're conflicted." What it means is that we want to capture all the business for a variety of foreign foods so we're blending everything that falls within a...
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Rusty Scupper
Jay Lloyd / KYW Newsradio
June 14, 2018 - 12:19 pm
By Jay Lloyd PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- Sipping a Manhattan and slurping oysters are most enjoyed on a deck with an eye-filling view of boats entering a harbor or resting quietly at anchor. So where can we find this summertime spectacle? Follow me by car or boat to..... THE RUSTY SCUPPER...
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Reading Terminal Market
Jay Lloyd / KYW Newsradio
May 30, 2018 - 11:49 am
By Jay Lloyd PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- Granny carts stuffed with groceries and visitors with cravings navigate the aisles at a global community of public markets. Here in Philadelphia, it’s the Reading Terminal Market. It is the classic blend of culinary diversity from South Philly Cheese...
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