Albany Questions and Answers
Where can I get a cheap
hotel around Albany?
Chain motels along Central Ave, west
of Interstate 87 (exit 2) are only about a 10 minute drive
downtown, and prices are low. A good downtown option is the Pine
Haven B&B, a
Victorian home with feather beds and
surprisingly reasonable rates.
I'll be in Albany in
a few weeks, how do I find out what events will be going on and what are
some good clubs to go to?
Lark Street is the
happening strip in with lots of good shops, restaurants, and trendy
clubs, For entertainment and club info in the Albany
area, pick up a copy of Metroland, the free
Where is a nice hotel to stay at in downtown
The Crowne Plaza Hotel is a very nice hotel in
downtown Albany at State St and Loge.
Where do the
locals go for breakfast and lunch?
Kitchen on Route 5 in Albany. It's an old fashioned restaurant that
specializes in dishes that Grandma used to make like apples pie, meat
loaf, and don't forget those
mashed potatoes with the
Where a shopping mall in
There's the Albany Colonie Center on Wolf Rd and
Route 5 (Central Ave). Its basically your
with your standard mall stores.
....more questions and
answers will be posted once we get more local resident