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Kim Knox Beckius - About.com New England Travel GuideHi! I'm About.com's New England Travel Expert Kim Knox Beckius, and I'm pleased to share with you the best travel deals, discounts, bargains, special offers, packages, freebies and other tips and insider secrets as I uncover them.

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*Current New England Travel Deals*
Halloween Fun for Adults
On Saturday, October 25, from 11 a.m. until 4 p.m., eight New Hampshire B&Bs invite adults to collect treats and clues as they follow the Ghost & Goblin Trail on an inn-to-inn Halloween tour. Dress in costume, and you'll automatically receive your treats and clues. Dress in street clothes, and you'll have to earn your treats at every stop by performing a task drawn from a bag o' tricks. Solve the Great Mystery Muddle of the White Mountains, and you might win a two-night getaway package valued at over $400. There's also a Best Inn Spirit of the Day prize. Tour tickets are $20 and may be purchased at participating inns through October 18. Proceeds benefit the inns' hospitality scholarship. Contact individual B&Bs for information about Ghost & Goblin Trail weekend packages. posted 9/16/14

A Free Mum This Month
Heading to the Burlington, Vermont, area this September? Print this online coupon, and when you spend $20 at Sam Mazza's Farm Market in Colchester, you'll receive a free 4.5" mum plant. For more information, call 802-655-3440. posted 9/16/14

Stay in the Mountains for $119 After the Leaf Peepers Leave
From Groupon, as fall foliage fades, stay in New Hampshire's White Mountains at the Mountain Club on Loon for just $119 for two most nights October 19 through December 18. You'll receive a $25 credit toward any 50-minute massage at Viaggio Spa
and a $25 credit toward two dinner entrees at the Black Diamond Pub, which essentially makes your room rate an incredible $69. Stay two nights, and your room rate drops to $99 per night with the same $50 in credits. Read the fine print before purchasing your voucher, as resort fees and cancellation restrictions apply. posted 9/16/14

Haunted Stays & Corn Maze
A spirited getaway is just a call away! The Haunted Stays & Corn Maze package at the John Carver Inn in Plymouth, Massachusetts, features discounted accommodations for one night: Rates start at $157. Plus, they'll throw in two tickets to Sauchuk Farm's Corn Maze and two tickets to the 90-minute Ghosts & Legends Tour, which leaves from the hotel lobby. The walking tour features some of Plymouth's most haunted spots--including the inn itself! Book your package online or by calling toll free, 888-906-6181. posted 9/9/14

Get Away on the Cheap This Columbus Day
Maine's Ogunquit Resort Motel has a package priced from $377.56 per couple available Columbus Day weekend, October 10-13, that includes lodging for three nights; continental breakfast each morning; a scenic lobster, lighthouse or cocktail boat cruise; and $30 toward dinner for two at your choice of seven area restaurants. For reservations and details, call 207-646-8336 or toll free, 877-646-8336. posted 9/9/14

Zip, Jump, Climb and Stay with Your Family for $209
This fall, the Crowne Plaza in Cromwell, Connecticut, offers a Stay & Play package priced at $209 for four Sunday through Thursday nights that includes four Adventure Sports Daily Passes at nearby Brownstone Exploration & Discovery Park, where you can zipline, rock climb, cliff jump, snorkel and more. Adventure Sports Passes are regularly priced at $29 each, so it's like getting the hotel room for $93. Special rates are available for single, double and triple occupancy, too. For reservations, call 860-635-2000. posted 9/9/14

Summer's Not Over... Yet!
And you can savor the end of the season with an affordable midweek getaway on Cape Cod. Through October 20, the Ocean Park Inn in Eastham, Massachusetts, has rooms priced at $99 for two including breakfast on weekdays. Call 508-255-1132 or reserve online by September 15 using access code: mdwkbfast. posted 9/2/14

Eat for Half Price or Less at Restaurants in New England
If you plan ahead, you can save a fortune on dining in New England. Restaurant.com sells gift certificates for many New England restaurants for 50 percent or more off their face value--$25 gift certificates, for example, are priced at $10. You'll find dozens of participating restaurants throughout the New England states. Best of all, make your purchase online, print the gift certificate on your printer, and you're all set to save when you arrive at your New England destination. On September 17 and 18, use the code NEW at checkout to save an additional 60 percent off restaurant gift certificates--that makes most certificates valued at $25 just $4. Read details carefully, as some restrictions may apply. posted 9/16/14

Free Museum Admission for Bank of America/Merrill Lynch Customers
If you're a Bank of America or Merrill Lynch customer, your credit or debit card is your free ticket to admission during the first weekend of each month at more than 150 museums nationwide including these great New England attractions: Connecticut's Wadsworth Atheneum, Maine's Farnsworth Art Museum, Massachusetts' American Textile History Museum, MIT Museum and Museum of Fine Arts, Boston and Rhode Island's Newport Art Museum, Providence Children's Museum and RISD Museum. Upcoming free admission weekends for 2014 include: October 4-5, November 1-2 and December 6-7. posted 9/2/14

Pay Your Age for a Whitewater Rafting Adventure This Fall
Over Columbus Day weekend, October 11-13, enjoy the foliage on an exhilarating whitewater rafting trip in Maine. Magic Falls Rafting Company celebrates the last weekend of the season on the Kennebec River by offering a special deal: Rafters ages 10 and up pay their age for a day-long adventure including a guide, gear and post-trip barbecue. Regular rates in October are $60 per person. Plus, rafters can wear costumes and win prizes at the annual Early Halloween Party on Saturday, October 11. To reserve, call toll free, 800-207-7238. posted 8/27/14

Stay, Sail, Dine and... Shop!
James Place Inn in Freeport, Maine, has an irresistible deal for couples who want to book a complete Maine experience with just one call. Prices start at $595 for two including all taxes for their two-night Stay, Sail, Dine package. You'll enjoy a full gourmet breakfast and fresh-baked afternoon snacks each day of your stay, plus head out on an afternoon or sunset sail aboard one of the Portland Schooner Company's classic windjammers. The package, available through October 31, also includes a $100 gift card for L.L. Bean's Freeport flagship store and a $50 gift card for Azure Cafe. Call 207-865-4486 or toll free, 800-964-9086, for reservations. posted 8/27/14

Visit 6 Portland Attractions for the Price of 3
Visiting Portland, Maine? Purchase a Local Excursion Pass online, and you'll save more than 40% off admission to six of the coastal city's top attractions. Priced at $36 for adults and $17 for children, the pass includes a Casco Bay Lines boat tour, plus admission to Victoria Mansion, the Portland Observatory, the Maine Historical Society Museum and Henry Wadsworth
Longfellow House and Garden and your choice of either the Portland Museum of Art or the Children's Museum & Theatre of Maine. The pass pays for itself after you've visited as few as three attractions. posted 8/27/14

Visit New England's National Parks Free
This year, the National Park Service is offering several fee-free opportunities to visit more than 100 national parks that usually charge admission including New England gems like Acadia National Park, the Cape Cod National Seashore and Saint-Gaudens National Historic Site. Mark your calendar, and don't miss the chance to take your family to see these national treasures for free September 27 and November 11. posted 8/19/14

The Ultimate Weekend Retreat for Adventurous Women
Adventurous women 18 and up can spend the weekend of September 19-21 learning outdoor skills at Vermont Outdoors Woman's Fall Doe Camp at Jackson's Lodge in Canaan, Vermont. More than 40 hands-on classes in outdoor recreation, survival skills and nature studies will be taught by top-notch instructors. The diverse class line-up includes kayaking, archery, fishing, wild edibles, shooting skills, campfire cooking, outdoor sketching, goose and duck hunting, panning for gold and wilderness survival. All meals, classes and lodging for two nights are included for an affordable fee of $349. Discounts are available for campers, mother/daughter duos, female relatives of soldiers abroad and groups of three or more. Learn more by calling toll free, 800-425-8747. posted 8/12/14

Fall Foliage Surf and Turf
At the Brewster House Bed & Breakfast in Freeport, Maine, the Fall Colors Surf and Turf package, priced from $699 for two, is packed with extras. In addition to lodgings for two nights, you'll receive a $100 shopping spree at L.L. Bean in Freeport, a $50 gas card and a $50 restaurant gift certificate. Plus, admire Maine's autumn colors from the land and sea. You'll embark on a Casco Bay sail aboard one of Portland Schooner Co.'s antique schooners and receive turn-by-turn directions for a self-driving foliage tour. The package is available September 20 through October 31. For details and reservations, call 207-865-4121 or toll free, 800-865-0822. posted 8/6/13

Smash, Sip & Stay
Learn to press your own cider the old-fashioned, hand-cranked way, then kick back with complimentary fall hors d'oeuvres and beverages ranging from hot mulled cider to hard cider to local beers during "Cider Hour" at the Lake Morey Resort in Fairlee, Vermont, when you book a Smash, Sip & Stay Weekend package. Available from September 19 through October 12, these getaways include lodging on Friday and Saturday nights, two dinners, two breakfasts, apple cider pressing lessons on Saturday afternoon, Saturday evening "Cider Hour" (additional fees apply for alcoholic beverages) and an evening bonfire featuring make-your-own s'mores. Package rates start at $418 per adult double occupancy, plus $80 per child ages 3-12 and/or $130 per child ages 13-17. For reservations, call toll free, 800-423-1211. posted 8/6/14

Discover Block Island This Fall
Plan an affordable escape to Block Island this autumn with the Discover Block Island package from Block Island Reservations. Available September 1 through October 9 and priced as low as $359 for two including tax, the package includes two round-trip tickets on the traditional ferry from Point Judith, Rhode Island; two beverages on the ferry; lodging for two midweek nights at the Harborside Inn; a welcome gift bag; $100 in dining vouchers for Mohegan Cafe & Brewery; and two bikes, two beach chairs and an umbrella to use during your stay. To reserve this getaway, call toll free, 800-825-6254. posted 8/6/14

Save on My Latest Book, Backroads of New England
The all-updated second edition of Backroads of New England retails for $22.99, but you can order an autographed copy at the special price of just $14 (plus $4 shipping). This driving tour guide book features 30 of New England's most colorful and scenic itineraries with directions and full-color images by acclaimed New England photographer William H. Johnson. Use it to plan your fall travels, or order personalized, autographed books for gifts or as a souvenir. posted 8/6/14

Oh, Snap!
Want to snap better pictures? Book the Adventure Photography Tour package at the Mount Washington B&B. Priced starting at $350 for one or $500 for two, your adventure includes lodging for two nights, breakfast each morning, afternoon baked goods and a three-hour guided photography tour in New Hampshire's immensely photogenic White Mountains with photographer Ernie Mills. Tours are available every Friday and on other days by advance request. Choose a sunrise, daytime or sunset tour. For details and reservations, call 603-466-2669 or toll free, 877-466-2399. posted 7/29/14

Leaves and Lobster
Spend the weekend of October 10-13 (Columbus Day Weekend) in East Boothbay, Maine, where Ocean Point Inn offers a special Fall Foliage Festival Package. Priced from $273.50 per person double occupancy, this fall getaway includes lodging for three nights, admission to an old-fashioned craft fair, a foliage boat cruise, hot buffet breakfast daily, a three-course lobster dinner one evening and a Maine gift bag to take home. For details and reservations, call 207-633-4200 or toll free, 800-552-5554. posted 7/29/14

Boston to Mohegan Sun for Just 13-15 Bucks
Sunshine Travel offers daily bus departures from the Boston area to Connecticut's Mohegan Sun Casino, and tickets will only cost you $13-15 round-trip. All passengers over 21 receive a $20 meal voucher and $30 in match play coupons. Buy your ticket online, or call 617-695-1989 for more information. Wondering what it's like to ride the Sunshine Travel bus to the casino? Read this account from The Boston Globe. posted 7/29/14

Rake in the Savings
Raking fall leaves isn't exactly a beloved chore for most New Englanders, but perhaps you're a city dweller who misses the satisfying crunch and the feel of a rake in your hands on a crisp day. If so, you'll want to book the seasonal fall special at West Hill House B&B in Warren, Vermont. From October 19-30, stay two or more nights, and you'll receive 50 percent off each day you rake leaves at the inn for three or more hours. If the weather does not permit raking during your stay, you'll still save 25 percent for your good intentions. For reservations, call 802-496-7162. posted 7/22/14

A Fall Wine Tasting Weekend
Spend the autumn weekend of October 17-18 at the Wayside Inn in Bethlehem, New Hampshire, savoring good food and wine. The inn's Wine Tasting Weekend package is priced at $422 for two and includes accommodations for two nights, two full breakfasts and a gourmet dinner and wine tasting including gratuities. For details and reservations, call 603-869-3364 or toll free, 800-448-9557. posted 7/22/14

Autumn Brilliance
The Autumn Brilliance package at the Green Mountain Inn in Stowe, Vermont, is priced starting at $276 per person double occupancy for two nights and includes full country breakfasts, a scenic horse and carriage ride and a fall harvest picnic lunch "to go" with a bottle of wine. The package is available September 19-October 18, excluding October 11-13. For details and reservations, call 802-253-7301 or toll free, 800-253-7302. posted 7/22/14

Kids Sail Free
The Schooner Thomas E. Lannon (read my review) sails out of Gloucester, Massachusetts, on two-hour sightseeing trips, and on Saturday mornings, kids sail free on the 10 a.m. to noon tour. You'll receive one free sail for a child up to age 16 with each full-priced adult ticket purchased. Regular ticket prices are $40 for adults, $35 for seniors and $27.50 for kids up to age 16. Call 978-281-6634 for reservations. posted 7/15/14

Free Moose Tour When You Stay Two Nights
Stay two nights Sunday through Friday at the Top Notch Inn in Gorham, New Hampshire, and you'll receive one adult ticket for an outing with Gorham Moose Tours: They have a 95% success rate. It's a $25 value, and spotting a moose is priceless! For details and reservations, call 603-466-5496 or toll free, 800-228-5496. posted 7/15/14

Lighthouses & Lobsters
Maine's Sebasco Harbor Resort offers a Lighthouses and Lobsters package through October 18 that includes a room for two nights in the property's lighthouse, a lobster dinner for two and information to help you enjoy a self-guided tour of local lighthouses. The package is priced from $438 for two and may be reserved by asking for promotion code SHR109 when you call toll free, 877-389-1161. posted 6/22/14

Surf & Save the Sea
Have you always wanted to learn to surf? The Meadowmere Resort in Ogunquit, Maine, offers a unique Om & Foam Surf Getaway package that includes lodging for three nights, a surfing or paddleboard lesson for each person including board and wetsuit, one yoga lesson per person and continental breakfast each morning, plus, they'll donate on your behalf to the non-profit Surfrider Foundation, which works to protect Ogunquit Beach. The package is available through September 30 for Sunday through Thursday arrivals and is priced starting at $287 per person based on double occupancy. For details and reservations, call 207-646-9661 or toll free, 800-633-8718. posted 6/4/14

Sea Everything
A visit to Mystic, Connecticut, can be more affordable when you purchase the Mystic Pass Card, which includes not only admission to this coastal destination's top two attractions--Mystic Seaport and Mystic Aquarium--but a free fountain drink at the aquarium, a free planetarium show at Mystic Seaport and discounts at dozens of participating area hotels, restaurants, attractions and shops. The Mystic Pass Card, which can be purchased online, is priced at $50 for adults, $45 for seniors, $33 for children ages 6 to 17 and $20 for little kids ages 3 to 5. Considering the regular cost of adult admission to the Seaport and Aquarium alone is $53.95, it's like saving $3.95 and getting a soda and a show free, plus dining, lodging and shopping savings to boot. There is also a Mystic Pass Plus Card option, which includes Mashantucket Pequot Museum admission and a fountain drink while you're there. posted 5/27/14

Earn Free Vermont State Parks Admission for 2014—and 2015!
An individual Vermont State Parks season pass costs $25 for 2014, but you can enjoy unlimited free access to all 52 parks this year and next by collecting points in the Venture Vermont Outdoor Challenge. This statewide outdoor scavenger hunt is fun for all ages. Simply download a scorecard for each participant, complete suggested activities totaling 250 points, and submit photos to prove your participation. You will receive a VIP Gold Coin good for free state park entry for the rest of 2014 and all of 2015. Venture Vermont scorecards must be received by October 15, 2014. Questions? Call toll free, 888-409-7579. posted 4/21/14

Kids Eat Free When the Red Sox Win
At 99 Restaurants (find a location), one kid under 11 eats free with the purchase of each adult entree on the day following any Red Sox victory throughout the 2014 regular season. Browse the 99's kids menu online, and visit redsox.com for the latest team results. posted 4/14/14

Students Can See the Sox for 9 Bucks
Wow! Standing Room Only tickets for any Red Sox home game are just $9 this season for high school and college students. You'll need to show your student ID, along with your ticket, which will be sent to your mobile phone. First, complete this online form to receive a special code that will allow you to buy these discounted student-rate tickets. posted 4/14/14

Steal Away from Home and See the Sox
The Inn at Longwood Medical, located a 15-minute walk away from Fenway Park, offers three different packages that include two tickets to a Boston Red Sox game, free parking, a $20 Baseball Tavern gift certificate and overnight accommodations for two people on game night. The First Base package, which includes two bleacher seats, is $379; the Second Base package, which includes two right field box tickets, is $429; and if you want to splurge, the Third Base package priced at $529 includes two tickets in Loges. Call 617-731-4700 to verify ticket availability and make reservations. Yankees vs. Red Sox games are excluded. posted 4/14/14

Hike and Sip Wine by a Bonfire for 10 Bucks
Each full moon night this year, join a 60- to 90-minute guided hike at Hilltop Orchards in Richmond, Massachusetts, then warm up by a bonfire and sample up to six of the orchard's Furnace Brook wines. Participants must be 21 and up. The cost is $10 per person (or free if you stay the night at the Garden Gables Inn in Lenox), and advance reservations are required. Call toll free, 800-833-6274, to reserve a spot for upcoming treks on October 4 and November 8. For inn reservations, call 413-637-0193 or toll free, 888-243-0193. posted 3/11/14

17 Museums for $25
Let me grab my calculator and do the math for you: That's $1.47 per museum! You'll save a bundle when you purchase the Connecticut Art Trail ArtPass online. The only catch? You need to select a one-year period during which your pass will be valid for one admission at each of the 17 participating sites. Simply select your dates, pay with a credit card, print your voucher and hit the trail to visit some of Connecticut's finest art repositories including Hartford's Wadsworth Atheneum--America's oldest public art museum. Children 12 and under are admitted to the museums free and do not require an ArtPass. posted 3/4/14

Be a VIP at the Boston Tea Party
The Boston Tea Party package at the Intercontinental Boston is available year-round. Priced from $299 for two, it includes deluxe overnight accommodations with a waterfront view, two adult combo tickets for admission to the Old South Meeting House and the Boston Tea Party Ships & Museum, two tea-infused cocktails or hot cups of tea, and a mini chest of Boston Tea Company tea bags to take home. To steep yourselves in history, make reservations by calling 617-747-1000. posted 12/4/13

Pajama Party Package
Pack your PJs, and The Porches Inn in North Adams, Massachusetts, will do the rest! Their Pajama Party Package, priced at $234 for a room with two queen beds, includes an extra large pizza or four sub sandwiches, sodas, freshly popped popcorn, access to the inn's DVD library and continental breakfast. For reservations, call 413-664-0400. posted 10/7/13

Save Almost Half Off Tickets to See Blue Man Group in Boston
BosTix has half-price tickets for Blue Man Group at the Charles Playouse in Boston, Massachusetts, on select dates. Purchase tickets online for pickup at the venue, and you'll pay about half the regular $81.50 price: just $42 (plus a service fee). posted 12/19/12

Plan Ahead and Save Up to 30 Percent at IHG Hotels
Book your stay at a Holiday Inn, Crowne Plaza, Staybridge Suites or other Intercontinental Hotels Group property in New England at least 14 days in advance, and take advantage of savings of up to 30 percent. The Book Early & Save Rate is limited and subject to availability, so hurry and book ahead for fall and winter stays. posted 7/17/12

Free App Will Help You Find Fine Lodging in New England
Download the free mobile app from the New England Inns & Resorts Association, and wherever you roam in the region, you'll be able to easily find and book nearby accommodations. The app, which is available in both iPhone/iPod Touch and Android versions, also provides access to last-minute deals at member lodging properties. posted 7/6/12

Free Golf on Your Birthday
Register for the free Blue Fox Run eClub, and you'll receive a free round of golf at this Avon, Connecticut, course for your birthday, valid up to one week prior and one week after your birthday. posted 6/12/12

Tour the Berkshires in a Model A Ford
Here's an experience you'll always remember: Book a stay at the Devonfield Inn in Lee, Massachusetts, and for an additional fee of $125, two people can enjoy a one-hour tour of the Berkshires in a 1931 Model A Ford. For reservations and more information, call 413-243-3298 or toll free, 800-664-0880. posted 1/17/12

A Jane Austen Weekend Awaits
The Governor's House Inn in Hyde Park, Vermont, is hosting a series of Jane Austen Weekends featuring opportunities to immerse yourself in literature, movies, conversation and old-fashioned pleasures like afternoon tea and fly fishing. Several dates are scheduled in 2014 including a Jane Austen Weekend in Character in August. Jane Austen Weekend packages are priced starting at $345 for singles and $295 per person for doubles including two nights' lodging, a Friday evening talk over dessert and coffee, full breakfast on Saturday, Saturday afternoon tea, Saturday dinner and book discussion, early Sunday Continental breakfast and a chance to win prizes during the Jane Austen quiz with Sunday brunch. For reservations and more information, call 802-888-6888 or toll free, 866-800-6888. posted 1/9/12

A Taste of Providence
Immerse yourself in Providence, Rhode Island's culinary scene with the Taste of Providence package at the Christopher Dodge House. Priced at $449 through April, the getaway includes lodging for two nights in the best available room at time of reservation, plus two $100 dining gift certificates for a choice of three restaurants: Mill's Tavern, Cassarino's and Hemenway's. To reserve your stay, call 401-351-6111. posted 7/5/11

Get a Deal Now, Find Out Where You're Staying Later
Deals on accommodations can be hard to come by in New England, but here's a strategy that may help you save up to 50 percent on your stay. Expedia's Unpublished Rate Hotels program (Book Direct) allows travelers to find discounted room rates and to roll the dice: You'll only learn the name of your hotel after you book. I just checked Unpublished Rate Hotels in the Boston area for the first weekend in October and found a 3.5-star Lexington, Massachusetts-area hotel for $55 per night and a 3.5-star Harvard-area hotel for $69 per night. posted 9/7/10

Visit the Boston Children's Museum for $1
Regular admission to the Boston Children's Museum is $12 for guests ages 1 and up, but you'll pay just $1 per person if you visit on Friday evenings from 5 to 9 p.m. These $1 Friday Nights are made possible by Target. For more information about the museum, call 617-426-6500. posted 7/19/10

Bed, Bet & a Bite
Connecticut's Mohegan Sun offers an overnight package priced from $302 for two that includes a $100 food and beverage credit at Bar Americain or Todd English's Tuscany, a cookbook by either Bobby Flay or Todd English (depending on your restaurant choice) and one $10 free bet per person. For reservations, ask for code PTFBV when you call toll free, 888-777-7922. posted 2/17/10

Spoil Your Guy with the Pail Ale Male Mancation
Want to reconnect with your special guy? Surprise him with a getaway that's all about him. The Cabernet Inn in North Conway, New Hampshire, is offering an all-inclusive Pail Ale Male Mancation that includes lodging for two nights, a gourmet breakfast each morning, a $50 Moat Mountain Brewery gift certificate, a $10 Village Cigar Emporium gift certificate and a pail filled with a six-pack of his favorite beer, pretzels, peanuts and your choice of a "Life is Good" or "Life is Crap" T-shirt (to suit his mood). Package prices start at $339 per couple including taxes. For details and reservations, call 603-356-4704 or toll free, 800-866-4704. posted 5/5/09

Exchange Your Money for Berkshares and Save
Planning to visit the Berkshires in western Massachusetts? Then you really should exchange your U.S. currency for Berkshares. Yes, the region is printing its own money--accepted at many shops, restaurants and businesses (full list)--and you'll receive a ten percent bonus when you exchange your money for Berkshares at participating banks. This FAQ explains how this unique local currency works. Essentially, you can buy 100 Berkshares for $90, so your vacation dollars will go further. Questions? Call 413-528-1737. posted 3/21/07

Escape NYC with Metro-North One-Day Getaways
Depart from Grand Central Station for a day in Connecticut at Norwalk's Maritime Aquarium, the Bruce Museum of Arts and Science in Greenwich or Mohegan Sun or Foxwoods casino. For more information or to request a free "One-Day Getaways" booklet, call 212-532-4900 or toll free, 800 METRO-INFO outside of New York. posted 7/26/05

Kittery Coupons
Planning to do some outlet shopping in Kittery, Maine? Print these free coupons before you leave home and enjoy extra savings. posted 5/31/05

Save on Train Fare for New England Campus Visits
Visiting New England college campuses with your high school student? Here's an online offer from Campus Visit that will allow you to buy one Amtrak ticket and get one for half price. posted 7/27/04

Women Only Weekends in the Finger Lakes
The Finger Lakes region of New York State makes it easy to reconnect with friends with its collection of "Women Only" weekend getaway packages. Inns and hotels have designed weekend escapes just for groups of women friends and featuring special add-ons such as massages, dinners, museum admissions, wine tastings and more. Follow the link above to peruse more than two dozen available packages, then call individual lodging properties to check availability and reserve your weekend with the girls. posted 11/25/03

Special Offers from Mystic Merchants
The Mystic & More! Convention & Visitors Bureau makes it easy to find special offers on accommodations, dining, shopping and more in the Mystic, Connecticut, area. posted 5/20/02

Friends of Harpoon Get Special Deals
Sign up online to be a member of Harpoon Brewery's "Friends of Harpoon," and you'll be entitled to a variety of special offers such as invitations to exclusive special events and savings at New England retail establishments. Membership is free. posted 4/10/02

Request Free Mount Washington Brochures Online
Use this online form to request free travel literature and maps for New Hampshire's Mount Washington Valley. posted 10/9/01

A Maritime Experience for Two
The Galen C. Moses House, a Victorian bed & breakfast in Bath, Maine, offers a weekend getaway package that will allow you to immerse yourself in Midcoast Maine's maritime history. The getaway weekend includes lodging for two nights, a romantic dinner for two, two gourmet breakfasts and two passes to the Maine Maritime Museum. The price is $345 per couple including taxes, $445 June through October. For more information and reservations, call 207-442-8771 or toll free, 888-442-8771. posted 7/2/01

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