The program is advantageously located close to one of the Seven Natural Wonders of the World, the Niagara Falls, to some of the most picturesque and rich wine-growing regions of the world and along the world’s largest fresh water lakes. The area is rich in tourism destinations, foods, and major city centers including Buffalo (home of the Anchor Bar and the Buffalo Wings!) Toronto is just 3 hours away for a quick dose of Canadian! Interested in Skiing and winter sports? A number of world class locations within about 6 hours of Rochester including Whiteface Mountain Ski Resort home of the 1980 Winter Olympics. Rich in food and wine culture, accessible sporting venues, and home to arts, and music festivals Rochester is a living lab for hospitality students and aficionados.