Hobart is located some 270 miles (435 kilometers) from Washington, the country's capital, and about 90 miles (145 kilometers) from Syracuse.
It's hardly surprising the area around Hobart is so popular with with international and local vacationers alike; the region has been blessed with wonderful cities, attractions and landscapes. Richmondville, 19 miles (31 kilometers) to the south, and Milford, 20 miles (32 kilometers) to the southeast of Hobart are good places to visit if you're keen on learning more about this region.
While you are in Hobart, why don't you head to Oneonta. Approximately 20 miles (32 kilometers) to the west, this regional city is where you can find Damaschke Field, Cooperstown All Star Village Fields and Foothills Performing Arts Center. If you are after more entertainment be sure to check out State University of New York-Oneonta and Hartwick College before you head back to Hobart.
If the sun isn't shining, don't worry, Central New York State is home to plenty of indoor history museums and theaters, that'll keep culture vultures entertained and dry.
If you believe the perfect vacation is challenging your abilities in unique natural environments, then check out one of the many ice skating and snowmobiling excursions the Hobart area has to offer.
Even the best vacation can't go on forever, so when it's time go home, head to the nearest major airport in Albany, 50 miles (80 kilometers) to the northeast.