Schenectady continues to be one of my favorite Upstate NY destinations
A side-by-side comparison between Amtrak and the airlines on a weekend trip between Rochester, New York and New York City
High speed rail is a hot button topic yet again in Upstate New York. Here are the points most people don’t get about this divisive issue
Uber and Lyft are hurting local transit ridership. But they may be just what regional passenger services like Amtrak and Greyhound need
Amtrak’s CEO says the passenger rail giant will be profitable for the first time in the next 12 months
I rode a folding bike from Syracuse to Utica, and it was pretty amazing.
High speed rail would be great for New York, but a simpler, more cost effective solution is the right one.
Amtrak might be slow, but it stops in the middle of over a half dozen urban centers in Upstate New York
In two and a half years of The Urban Phoenix, I’ve traveled across New York State more times than I
A recap of this week, and a look ahead as UP adds new and exciting content
When communities support pro-local events, everyone wins.
By ArianDavidPhotography Last Friday I once again did a little “city hopping” as I traveled from Rochester to Schenectady to
Last Saturday I hopped an Amtrak train bound for Utica New York and one of the largest St. Patrick’s Day
By ArianDavidPhotography Have you ever been on public transportation and seen a little kid, maybe 4-6 years old watch out
By ArianDavidPhotography I paid for my hot cup of coffee and walked through the cafe car seating area. I spotted