Your Road Trip Close to Home adventure guide for Jan. 18

We've got a spot on Long Island where you can travel back and time or into outer space! Then we head to a food-lover's fantasy in Connecticut and take an ice skating lesson in New Jersey. We've got loads of ideas for some winter fun in this week's Road Trip Close to Home.

  • 180 Little Neck Road | Centerport, New York 11721
  • Open 12-4 p.m. Friday, 11 a.m. - 4 p.m. Saturday and Sunday. Planetarium only open 7-10 p.m. Friday and Saturday. Check website for planetarium show listing.
  • Website

  • 1400 Park St. | Hartford, Connecticut 06106
  • Food vendor hours: 11 a.m. - 8 p.m. Sunday and Monday, 11 a.m. - 9 p.m. Tuesday through Thursday and 11 a.m. - 10 p.m. Friday and Saturday.
  • Website

  • 511 Warburton Ave. | Yonkers, New York 10701
  • Open 12- 5 p.m. Thursday and Friday and 11 a.m. - 5 p.m. Saturday and Sunday. Museum is open 5-8 p.m. for free on the first Friday of each month.
  • Website

  • 197 Chambersbridge Road | Brick Township, New Jersey 08723
  • Click HERE for rink calendar
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Liberty Bagels
  • 32 Broadway | New York, New York 10004
  • 16 E 58th St. | New York, New York 10022
  • 260 W 35th St. | New York, New York 10018
  • 82-10 Roosevelt Ave. | Jackson Heights, New York 11372
  • Website

  • 1571 McDonald Ave. | Brooklyn, New York 11230
  • Open 10 a.m. - 10 p.m. Sunday through Thursday (last call for all WORLD SPA experiences is 9:15 p.m.) and 9 a.m. - 11 p.m. Friday and Saturday (last call for all WORLD SPA experiences is 10:15 p.m.) Treatment center is open 10 a.m. - 9 p.m. Sunday through Thursday and 9 a.m. - 10 p.m. Friday and Saturday.
  • Website

New York Botanical Garden's Orchid Show
  • 2900 Southern Blvd. | The Bronx, New York 10458
  • Runs Feb. 17-April 21
  • Website

Queens Botanical Garden's Astra Lumina
  • 43-50 Main St. | Flushing, New York 11355
  • Tickets for Astra Lumina sold through Fever
  • Website

Interested in more adventures? Check out last week's destinations close to home.