Articles Mentioning Niagara Falls Hotels

8 Awesome Honeymoons for $2,000 or Less

Beach at Royal Hideaway Playacar, Playa del Carmen/Oyster The tradition of traveling after a whirlwind wedding is something many couples look forward to. However, shelling out loads of cash for a honeymoon, especially after emptying out your pockets for a wedding, is less than ideal. Couples, on average, spend around $4,466 for a honeymoon, though…

7 Bucket List Trips You Can Do on a Budget

When it comes to travel, the term “bucket list” can be synonymous with “budget-busting.” Sure, some bucket-list candidates, like safaris or around-the-world cruises, are so expensive that you might need multiple lifetimes to pay them off. But at Oyster, we know you can have an epic, life-changing trip without draining your bank account to the…

7 Reasons to Visit Buffalo on Your Niagara Falls Trip

Every year, roughly eight million visitors make their way to the U.S.-Canadian border to witness the powerful and magnificent Niagara Falls. Many of these travelers come in and out without considering what exists beyond the falls. For those who find Niagara Falls’ tourist shops lacking authenticity and culture, nearby Buffalo is chock-full of museums, restaurants,…

The Most Haunted Hotels in New York

It’s the middle of October and that means we’re elbow-deep in pumpkin-carving, costume planning, and spooky stories. Whether or not you believe in ghosts, it’s still fun to indulge in a little spooky storytelling this time of year. At Oyster, we love all things hotels — and we get a special thrill from (supposedly) haunted properties…

U.S. vs. Canada: Which Side of Niagara Falls Is Better for You?

Boris Dzhingarov/Flickr Niagara Falls is arguably the most famous waterfall in the world, and most of us have a stunning postcard-perfect image of it in our mind. However, the geography of the popular attraction may be a little fuzzier. So, let’s clear things up. Niagara Falls is located 20 minutes north of Buffalo Niagara International…

Niagara Falls Hotels With the Best Views

Niagara Falls has been a classic vacation destination for decades, both for romantic getaways and family trips. The area and its offerings on both sides of the American-Canadian border have changed a lot over the years, but one thing has remained constant: the iconic views of the falls. That said, choosing a hotel overlooking Niagara…

8 Tips to Help You Have the Best Niagara Falls Vacation Ever

Niagara Falls has captivated the hearts and imaginations of travelers for years. Once a prime honeymoon destination, the region around the falls has — over time — developed into a hyper-touristy world where tacky museums sit alongside gorgeous parks, casinos, wineries, and fast-food joints. With so much to see and do, we thought we’d help…

Where to Travel in New York Outside of NYC

It’s no surprise that New York City continuously ranks high as one of the most popular travel destinations in America. The five-borough city packs in a plethora of attractions, from the light-filled Times Square and lush Central Park to Lady Liberty and the Brooklyn Bridge. But after navigating crowded subway trains, dining elbow-to-elbow with other…

Top Casinos in the U.S. 

When you want a domestic vacation that includes a lot of gambling, deciding where to go isn’t an easy feat. After all, the U.S. is home to over 1,500 casinos, more than any other country in the world. To narrow things down, we’ve come up with a list of eight amazing casinos in the country.…