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When Is Thanksgiving? Dates for 2014 to 2020
When is Thanksgiving? Thanksgiving date 2014 & beyond. Plan ahead with this guide to the Thanksgiving date for 2014 - 2020. Also past Thanksgiving dates 2005 - 2013.
Free Pumpkin Carving Patterns for Halloween
Free pumpkin carving patterns. Print these free pumpkin carving patterns and use them to carve or paint a pumpkin this Halloween.
10 Free Fall Foliage Apps to Download Now
Free fall foliage apps to enhance your leaf peeping for iPhone, iPad and iPod Touch (some for Android, too), reviewed and field tested by New England Travel Expert Kim Knox Beckius.
25 Things to Do in Portland and Southern Maine
From forts to a floating restaurant, lighthouses to the world's largest revolving globe, discover myriad things to do in Portland, Maine, with this guide to the best attractions in Portland and southern Maine. Enjoy memorable experiences, whether you're spending a single day in port on your cruise or vacationing for a week in Maine.
Weekend 6: October 11-13, 2014
New England Columbus Day weekend events. Festivals and things to do during Columbus Day weekend October 11-13, 2014. Make the most of a holiday weekend escape in the New England states.
White Pumpkins... What Exactly ARE They?
What is a white pumpkin? Here in New England, white pumpkins, once a novelty, are becoming increasingly common, and these intriguing white orbs are all the rage when it comes to chic autumn decorating. But what is a white pumpkin? And what can you do with a white pumpkin? Here's everything you wanted to know about growing, cooking, carving, painting and decorating with white pumpkins.
10 Ways to Scare Yourself Silly this Halloween...
Scare yourself silly at one of these popular New England haunted houses, haunted hayrides or spooky attractions this Halloween.
New England Fall Foliage Reports
New England fall foliage reports online. 2014 foliage updates for Maine, Massachusetts, Connecticut, New York, New Hampshire, Vermont.
Enjoy Autumn With a Foliage Driving Tour of...
Massachusetts fall foliage driving tours. Massachussetts offers scenic routes for leaf lovers to drive and explore. Fall foliage driving tours in the Berkshires, Cape Cod, more.
Your Weekend-by-Weekend Guide to Fall Fun in...
New England Fall Events 2014. A weekend-by-weekend guide to the best fall events in New England during fall foliage season. Plan a day trip or weekend escape around a fun event.
10 Must-See Boston Attractions
For first-time visitors or others who have only spent a short stay in Boston, here is our picks for must-see attractions in Massachusetts' capital city.
See PEAK Fall Foliage in New England: Here's How
Predicting when fall foliage will peak in New England is a crapshoot but here are some tips to help you stack the odds of seeing peak foliage in your favor.
8 Best Places to View Fall Foliage in Connecticut
Map and guide to the best places to see fall foliage in Connecticut, as recommended by the Connecticut Bureau of Parks and Forests.
Delicious New England Apple Cider Drink Recipes
Apple Cider drink recipes for Halloween, Thanksgiving, autumn, any time! More than a dozen alcoholic and non-alcoholic cider drink recipes to try.
Visit 6 Lighthouses Near Portland, Maine
Within 20 minutes of Portland, Maine, this lighthouse driving tour guide includes detailed driving instructions and takes around 2 hours.
How to Make Hot Mulled Cider
Wondering how to make hot mulled cider like you may have tasted in New England? Here's a recipe for hot mulled cider, a classic New England beverage for chilly autumn days.
New York's Best Fall Driving Tours
Scenic New York routes and driving tours that will take you to New York State's best fall foliage viewing this autumn.
New England Fall Foliage Central
New England Fall Foliage Central is your New England autumn hub with expert advice on fall travel ideas, New England fall foliage peak times, fall events, leaf peeping day trips, driving tours, foliage reports and hotlines and more.
Find Places to Pick Your Own Pumpkins in the...
Plan your New England pumpkin picking outing with this guide to pick-your-own pumpkin patches in Connecticut, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Rhode Island, Vermont, New York.
Weekend 7: October 18-19, 2014
New England fall weekend events and things to do during the fall foliage weekend of October October 18-19, 2014. Day trip and weekend getaway ideas.
12 Must-See Vermont Attractions
The best Vermont attractions run the gamut from a historic dairy farm to a famous ice cream factory, from covered bridges and a presidential birthplace to a dog chapel. Here are a dozen things to do in VT that are absolute must-sees.
Plan the Perfect New England Fall Foliage...
New England fall foliage travel planning guide. It's the trip you've dreamed of--New England in the glorious autumn. Fall is New England's busiest tourism season, so planning ahead can ensure a picture-perfect fall foliage vacation.
10 New England Places Where You Can Take It All...
Whether you're a seasoned nudist or a first-timer, here's your guide to ten places to take it all off and go nude in New England.
Fall Leaf Coloring Pages - School Projects Car...
Print these fall leaf coloring pages before you hit the road on a New England fall foliage car trip for the kids to color and cut out. These free, printable autumn leaf images can also be used for school projects.
Best Fall Drives in Connecticut
Connecticut fall foliage driving tours. Head out on Connecticut's scenic roads this autumn for the best fall foliage views.
Best Fall Drives in Vermont
Scenic driving awaits in Vermont, especially during fall foliage season. Where are the best fall drives in Vermont? Author and Vermonter Rachel Carter shares insider tips to help leaf peepers head in the right direction this autumn.
When Is Columbus Day? Dates from 2014 to 2018
Columbus Day date 2014. When is Columbus Day? Here is your guide to upcoming Columbus Day dates for 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017 and 2018 to assist your fall travel planning.
Haunted Graveyard is the Scariest Thing To Do...
Haunted Graveyard is back at Lake Compounce in Bristol, CT, for Halloween 2013. Plan your visit to the Haunted Graveyard, southern New England's largest Halloween attraction, and save with a discount coupon.
New England's Best Fall Drives
New England fall foliage driving tours and suggested scenic routes. Don't leave autumn drives in New England to chance!
Fall Day Trips from Boston
Fall day trips from Boston. If you live in Boston or are visiting the city during fall foliage season, here are suggested fall day trips you can take by bus, or set out in your car for scenic autumn destinations within a two-hour drive of Boston, Massachusetts.
October: New England's Best Month of the Year
October in New England is the best month of the year! Here's your guide to October events, fall foliage, places to visit, weather and Halloween attractions.
Virtual Leaf Peeping: 12 Fall Foliage Web Cams
If you can't get to New England, you can still be among the throngs of leaf peepers, thanks to the magic of Fall Foliage Web Cameras. Here are a dozen leaf cams for your viewing pleasure.
Create a Leaf Peeping Playlist with These Song...
Fall songs for your fall playlist. Create a fall playlist for your New England fall foliage road trip with these suggested fall songs.
8 Ways to Save on Six Flags New England Tickets
Six Flags New England coupon and discount offers to help travelers save money on admission to New England's premier amusement park, Six Flags New England in Massachusetts.
Best Ways to Spend a Day in New England This Fall
New England fall foliage day trips. If you're looking for day trip ideas this fall, this is your place for autumn travel ideas!
22 Places to Find Free Pumpkin Carving Patterns...
Free pumpkin carving patterns to help you to design and carve the perfect pumpkin this Halloween. Find the best pumpkin design templates for carving fun or scary pumpkin faces.
Kim's New England Travel Deals (Updated 10/14/14)
New England travel deals, discounts, offers, bargains, last-minute getaway steals, packages, free stuff, insider tips and secrets, from New England Expert Kim Knox Beckius.
'Tis the Season to Tour Cranberry Bogs
This driving tour takes you through southeastern Massachusetts to view bogs loaded with berries during the cranberry harvest season. Plan your own fall drive with these tips and directions, then set out to see this brilliant spectacle.
How to Eat Lobster Like a New Englander
How To Eat Lobster tutorial. With the lobster's tail spread open, grasp the lobster in the middle with two hands and break the tail away from the body with one decisive twist. What's that green stuff? And the bright red bits? I'll tell you. Page 6.
Fall Foliage Day Trips from New York City
During autumn in New England, getting there is half the fun. Here are some fall foliage day trip ideas within two hours of New York City.
New Hampshire's Most Scenic Fall Drives
New Hampshire fall foliage driving tours. Find the best places to view New Hampshire's fall foliage on New Hampshire fall foliage drives this autumn.
See America's Most Historic Rock... Plymouth...
Plymouth Rock is New England's most visited rock! Pilgrim Memorial State Park in Plymouth, Massachusetts, home of Plymouth Rock, is visited by nearly a million people each year.
How to Make a Leaf Rubbing
Making your own leaf rubbing is a great fall craft project that allows you to preserve memories of your fall trip to New England.
Butterfly Pumpkin Pattern
Butterfly pumpkin pattern. Use this free pumpkin carving template to decorate your Halloween jack-o-lantern with a lovely butterfly. Carve or paint a white pumpkin with this design for a fall wedding decoration. Page 6.
Jack-O-Lantern Spectacular is a Treat for the...
JackoLantern Spectacular is a fall tradition at Roger Williams Park Zoo in Providence, Rhode Island. These Jack-O-Lantern Spectacular pictures provide a look at the amazing jackolantern carving designs on display.
Garden Pumpkin Carving Pattern
Garden pumpkin carving pattern. Carve a creative jack-o-lantern for a fall wedding or home decorating with this free floral pumpkin carving design stencil. Page 7.
Go Apple Picking! It's a New England Autumn...
Apple picking in New England. Here's a guide to pick your own apple orchards in Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Rhode Island, Vermont & New York.
Hunt for Bargains at New England's Famous...
New England is famous for outlet shopping. Find the best bargains and deals at outlet stores in Connecticut, Rhode Island, Massachusetts, Maine, New Hampshire & Vermont.
Explore the North Shore
The Boston North Shore is a New England coastal region that holds many surprises for visitors. Plan your North Shore vacation with this guide to the 10 most memorable things to do on the Massachusetts North Shore, starting with a sail around Gloucester Harbor aboard the schooner Thomas E. Lannon.
The Catskills: Immortal Mountains
This Catskills scenic driving tour, excerpted from Backroads of New York by About.com Guide Kim Knox Beckius, takes New York State travelers on a scenic and historic drive through the Catskill Mountains. Backroads of New York, published in 2007 by Voyageur Press, features 28 scenic driving tours in New York State.
The Best Sunday Brunches in Connecticut
Connecticut brunch places. A guide to the best Sunday brunches at restaurants in Connecticut.
Stars and Stripes Pumpkin Pattern
Stars and stripes pumpkin carving pattern. Carve or paint a patriotic pumpkin this Halloween with this free pumpkin pattern. Page 8.
Take a Virtual Tour of Boston's Freedom Trail
A walk along The Freedom Trail is one of the best ways to get acquainted with Boston and to see the city's historic landmarks. Here's a guide to The Freedom Trail for Boston Visitors, plus a virtual photo tour of the stops along the route.
Ride the Rails and See New England Fall Foliage...
A New England fall foliage train tour is an old-fashioned way to experience the beauty of autumn. Here is your guide to scenic fall train tours in the New England states.
Visit America's Spookiest City
Salem, Massachusetts, travel guide. Visit America's spookiest city! October is an especially bewitching time for a visit to Salem, MA. Find Haunted Happenings, lodging, attractions, more.
One Drive, Five Covered Bridges
Photographs and information about five Vermont covered bridges on ta driving tour of Bennington County Vermont. Page 1 of 6.
New England's Best Scenic Drive
Kancamagus Highway scenic drive. Plan your trip along the Kancamagus Highway with this driving tour from 'Backroads of New England.'
Litchfield is Lovely for Leaves!
Litchfield, Connecticut, makes a great fall foliage home base. Discover Litchfield, CT, inns, dining, scenic drives, attractions, fall day trips, fall festivals.
Top 10 Routes to View Maine Fall Foliage
Top 10 routes for viewing Maine fall foliage. A native Mainer shares the best routes to drive to enjoy Maine fall foliage views.
Lighthouse Stencil
Lighthouse stencil pumpkin carving pattern. Add a touch of New England to your Halloween decor this year with this free lighthouse stencil, which can be used to carve or paint a pumpkin. Page 5.
Spy Fall Foliage from a Chairlift Ride
Chairlift or gondola sky rides are a terrific way to view colorful New England fall foliage. Catch a leaf lift at ski areas in Vermont, Massachusetts, New Hampshire.
Welcome Ghost Pumpkin Stencil
Welcome ghost pumpkin carving stencil. Carve this design into your Halloween jack-o-lantern and welcome trick-or-treaters or Halloween party-goers. Page 4.
Fun Fall Day Trips from Portland, Maine
Day trips within a two-hour drive of Portland, Maine, especially great in the fall!
A Vermont Driving Tour Guide for Fall Leaf...
Vermont fall foliage driving tours. Find the best places to view Vermont fall foliage on scenic drives this autumn.
Jessa's Jack-o-Lantern Patterns
Jessa's Jack-o-Lantern Patterns, a creative pumpkin carving design collection. Looking for unique pumpkin designs? These free jack-o-lantern patterns include traditional designs like a spider, raven and scary tree, plus decorative stencils for carving wedding or party pumpkins including a lighthouse, butterfly, garden, guitar and patriotic stars and stripes.
10 Ways to Fight Breast Cancer in New England...
October is National Breast Cancer Awareness Month, and many New England businesses are doing amazing things to promote breast cancer awareness this fall.
Passing Through Mass? Check Out the "Disneyland...
Yankee Candle in South Deerfield, Massachusetts, is the second most visited tourist attraction in New England. Here is your guide to visiting Yankee Candle Village, the company's New England flagship store.
Raven Pumpkin Carving Template
Raven pumpkin carving template. Carve this design featuring bats and a raven into your Halloween jack-o-lantern with a free, printable pumpkin carving pattern. Page 3.
What Do You Call Someone From Connecticut?
What do you call someone from Connecticut? Connecticuter? Nutmegger? Connecticutian? There are actually several names used for Connecticut residents; here's a look at the best and most acceptable terms.
Guitar Pumpkin Carving Pattern
Free guitar stencil. Use this free Halloween pumpkin carving pattern to add a musical touch to your fall or Halloween party decorating. Page 9.
Use These Fall Foliage Maps to Predict When...
New England fall foliage maps to help you plan your trip based on historical data and current reports of peak fall foliage.
Scary Tree Pumpkin Pattern
Scary tree pumpkin carving pattern. Carve this scary tree into your Halloween jack-o-lantern with a free, printable stencil. Page 2.
When is Memorial Day? Plan Ahead for the...
Memorial Day date 2014. When is Memorial Day? Here is your guide to upcoming Memorial Day dates for 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017 and 2018 to assist your travel planning.
When Is Patriot's Day, and What Happens On It?
Here's a look at upcoming dates for Patriots' Day for 2014 - 2018, along with a guide to Patriots' Day traditions throughout New England.
Keene Pumpkin Festival Sets a New Guinness...
The Keene Pumpkin Festival achieved a new Guinness World Record for lit jack-o-lanterns in 2013. Carved pumpkins were EVERYWHERE in Keene, NH, as you'll see in my pictures from this record-breaking event.
Maine's Most Stunning Fall Drives
Maine fall foliage driving tours. Find the best places to view Maine fall foliage on fall foliage driving tours in Maine this autumn.
Tanglewood 2014
Tanglewood 2014 guide. There's no better place in all of New England than Tanglewood to spread out a picnic blanket and listen to live music as the sun sets and the stars unveil themselves. Here's your guide to Tanglewood 2014 including concert schedule and ticket information.
Hot Apple Cider Streudel Drink Recipe
Hot Apple Cider Streudel drink recipe. An alcoholic hot cider recipe featuring vodka, cinnamon and a caramel-dipped apple slice.
Maine Wildlife Park: Where Sighting a Maine...
Maine Wildlife Park photo tour and tips for visitors. The Maine Wildlife Park in Gray is the one place in Maine where you're guaranteed to see a moose.
Weekend 8: October 25-26, 2014
New England Halloween weekend events, festivals and haunted happenings during the weekend of October 25-26, 2014. Plan a spooky, fun day trip or weekend getaway.
If You Burn It, They Will Come
WaterFire Providence is the Rhode Island capital city's signature event and the best free event in New England. Here's your complete guide to WaterFire including the 2014 WaterFire schedule.
10 Fun Fall Craft Projects for Kids
Fall projects for kids including leaf crafts and more fun autumn ideas. Preserve memories of fall with these easy and fun fall crafts projects for kids.
The Best Fall Drives in Tiny RI
Rhode Island fall foliage driving tours. Tiny RI has plenty of miles of scenic driving for fall foliage travelers this autumn.
What's the Weight?
I know you are wondering: How much does a giant pumpkin weigh? This champion pumpkin, which was on display but not destined for racing, weighed 1,254 pounds. Grown by Dan and Holly Boyce of Benson, Vermont, it set a Big E record in 2010. Page 2.
Best Bets for the Weekend of October 4-5 in New...
Fairs, Octoberfests, more! Find festivals and things to do during the fall foliage weekend of October 4-5, 2014 in New England.
Hop on a Motorcoach and Enjoy the Fall Scenery
Bus tours are a low-stress way to see New England fall foliage. Let someone else do the driving while you view fabulous fall foliage on an escorted motorcoach tour.
Vacationing in Maine? Here's How to Speak Like...
Speak like a Mainer. Learn Maine lingo and how to speak with a Maine accent. If you're planning to vacation in Maine, here's how to speak like a native Mainer so you'll fit in up north.
5 White-Knuckle New England Mountain Drives
Massachusetts' tallest mountain, Mt. Greylock, is the focal point of its first State Park, Mount Greylock State Reservation. Though this 3,491-foot western Massachusetts peak can't rival Mt. Washington for height, it offers its own array of enticements. For starters, the road over the mountain is open to the public absolutely free.
10 Best New England Fall Festivals
New England fall festivals guide 2014. Celebrate autumn at fall festivals in Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Rhode Island & Vermont.
When Is Labor Day? Dates for 2014 to 2018
Labor Day date 2014. When is Labor Day? Here is your guide to upcoming Labor Day dates for 2014, 2014, 2016, 2017 and 2018 to assist your travel planning.
The Best Place to Buy Live Maine Lobster
Buy live Maine lobster cheap! The best place to buy live Maine lobster is Pine Point Fisherman's Co-op in Scarborough, Maine. Lobster Co-op also sells lobster cheap online.
Make Clam Chowder Like They Do at Maine's Famed...
This authentic New England clam chowder recipe has been on the menu at The Cliff House in Ogunquit, Maine, since 1872.
The World's Best Beer... Only in Vermont!
Heady Topper by The Alchemist, a tiny craft brewery in Vermont, has been christened best beer in the world. Learn where to try & buy Heady Topper in VT.
New Hampshire Things To Do
New Hampshire things to do. Considering a New Hampshire trip and wondering what to do? Here's your guide to the top NH attractions including scenic drives, beaches, tax-free shopping, family amusement parks, historic sites, America's Stonehenge, the Anheuser-Busch Brewery and more fun things to do in New Hampshire.
Meet the Budweiser Clydesdales Up Close in...
The Budweiser Clydesdales are the beverage industry's most recognizable mascots, and you can meet these famous horses by visiting the Clydesdale Hamlet at the Anheuser-Busch Brewery in Merrimack, New Hampshire. There are always eight to 10 Clydesdales at the stables, which are open to the public free of charge year-round.
The Marginal Way
Marginal Way is a mile-long pathway that extends from Shore Road in Ogunquit, Maine, to the docks of Perkins Cove. The Marginal Way may not look like much to the casual passerby, but its all-encompassing view of the picturesque town of Ogunquit, Maine, and the feelings of total tranquility that walking the Marginal Way provides make it a definite spot to see in New England.
10 New England Bed and Breakfasts with Rooms...
Looking for a cheap B&B or inn? If your vacation budget is tight, sleep on the cheap at one of these ten New England inns with rooms under $100.
WaterFire 2014: Plan a Visit to Providence's...
WaterFire 2014 schedule. WaterFire is Providence, Rhode Island's signature event. Here are confirmed lighting dates for WaterFire 2014 in Providence, RI.
Dreadlocks Pumpkin by Day
Carving my first white pumpkin was a bit of a challenge, not only because I selected this tricky pumpkin with dreadlocks pattern but because the white pumpkin had thick flesh dense with seeds. Click next to see a photo of this jack-o-lantern at night. Page 8.
Who You Gonna Call? Fall Hotlines!
New England foliage hotlines. For up-to-date New England fall foliage reports call these toll-free numbers for Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Vermont and New York.
New England's Best Beer Fests
Best New England beer festivals for summer and fall 2014. Discover a new favorite craft brew at a beer fest in Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, Vermont, New Hampshire or New York.
Corn Mazes are Cropping Up All Over New England
Corn mazes are cropping up all over New England. Find corn mazes in Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, New York, Rhode Island or Vermont this fall.
Howe Caverns: A Photo Tour
A photo tour of Howe Caverns in Howes Cave, NY. See pictures of Howe Caverns in central New York State and learn how to plan your own visit to tour this unique underground attraction, which was first discovered in 1842.
Foxwoods Concerts and Entertainment Calendar
Foxwoods entertainment and concerts calendar. Foxwoods Resort Casino in Connecticut offers concerts, night clubs, comedy and a variety of other shows and entertainment to enhance your casino experience. Here's your guide to Foxwoods entertainment venues and getting tickets for upcoming shows.
5 Connecticut Fall Festivals You Don't Want to...
Five fall festivals in Connecticut for 2013, including the annual Bristol Chrysanthemum Festival, the Connecticut Renaissance Faire, Chowder Fest at Mystic Seaport, more reasons to plan a CT day trip this autumn.
Connecticut Things To Do
Connecticut things to do. Visiting Connecticut and wondering what to do? Here's your guide to the top CT attractions including casinos, museums, beaches, cruises, wineries, America's oldest amusement park and more fun things to do in CT.
Motoring Through Moose Alley
Moose Alley, the stretch of Route 3 that runs from Pittsburg, New Hampshire, to the Canadian border, is one of the best places to see moose in New England. It's also a scenic drive through New Hampshire's wild and pristine Great North Woods--moose or no moose.
Maine Fall Foliage Driving Tour: Portland to...
Maine fall foliage driving tour from Portland. See Maine's stunning fall foliage on this driving tour from the Portland area to the Rangeley Lake region.
Jurassic Jack-O-Lanterns
A Walk in Time is the theme of the 2010 Jack-O-Lantern Spectacular in Providence, RI, and after the Charlie Brown and creature carvings, visitors begin to hear loud rustling noises in the trees and to see jack-o-lanterns carved with dinosaur scenes. Page 7.
Vermont's Best Farm to Plate Restaurants
Farm to plate is more than a mere culinary trend in Vermont. The Farm to Plate Network was established by legislation, and Vermont has lofty goals for bolstering farms and doubling local food consumption. For Vermont travelers, the tasty result is farm-fresh dining statewide at restaurants that have embraced the farm to plate (or farm to table) philosophy. Here's your guide to 15 of the best farm to plate restaurants in Vermont.
Is Pumpkin Chucking on YOUR Bucket List?
Pumpkin chucking is an extreme squash sport that captivates audiences. Want to see pumpkins fly? Find a pumpkin chucking festival with this guide to pumpkin chucking events in New England and beyond.
Flea Markets in New England
Find flea markets in Connecticut that operate on a regular schedule. This guide includes indoor and outdoor flea and antique markets.
Top 10 Romantic Things To Do in Portland and...
Explore these top 10 romantic things to do in Portland and southern Maine for Valentine's Day or any day of the year.
New England Fall Foliage Tours: Don't Leave...
New England fall foliage tours. Leave the planning to someone else, and relax and enjoy a guided biking, hiking, walking, bus, train, cruise or aerial New England fall foliage tour this fall.
New England's Most Photographed Farm
Jenne Farm in Reading, Vermont, is reputed to be New England's and perhaps even North America's most photographed farm. Here are some pictures of this scenic spot, along with tips on finding Jenne Farm.
New England Wineries Guide
Complete guide to sampling the wines of New England by touring vineyards and tasting wines made in Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Rhode Island, and Vermont.
A Fall Day in the Berkshires
The Berkshire Scenic Railway Museum is an all-volunteer, non-profit organization that offers scenic train rides from late May through late October aboard vintage trains. These outings are particularly popular in the fall. Page 2.
5 Healthy Escapes in New England
Are you looking to get away from it all? Here's a sampling of healthy escapes in New England including spas, a yoga center, more.
Outline Maps of the New England States -...
Print these coloring pages before you hit the road on a New England car trip for the kids to color and cut out. These free outline maps of the New England states and region can also be used for school projects.
The 6 Best Places to Get Free Driving...
Which free online driving directions tools are best and most accurate? Travel writer Kim Knox Beckius, who has tested free driving directions services while writing travel books and stories, reviews Mapquest, Google Maps and other online driving directions Web sites.
Quincy Market - Faneuil Hall Marketplace -...
Boston's Quincy Market, also known as Faneuil Hall Marketplace, is a great place to stop for food during your walk of the 2.5-mile Freedom Trail.
Pumpkin Girl by Day
Pumpkin girl photo. Carved jack-o-lantern pumpkin girl picture and carving pattern. Page 12.
Dreadlocks Pumpkin at Night
The extra effort was worth it. My dreadlocks pumpkin looks really cool at night. Page 9.
Happy Pumpkin Face
This happy pumpkin face greeted trick-or-treaters who visited our house one Halloween. Page 3.
There's No Better Cheddar
Cabot Creamery is one of northern Vermont's must-see places. Take a tour of Cabot Creamery, and see how cheese is made, sample free cheeses and other dairy products and learn about the history of this unique farm cooperative that has won international awards for its delicious Vermont cheddars.
A 90-Year-Old That Never Naps
LL Bean Flagship Store in Freeport, Maine, welcomes more than 3 million visitors each year. L.L. Bean's flagship store is open 24 hours a day, 365 days each year. Learn about visiting this legendary retailer.
New Hampshire Flea Markets
New Hampshire flea markets. Find flea markets in New Hampshire that operate on a regular schedule. This guide includes indoor and outdoor flea and antique markets.
Watch the Leaves Change Outside My Window with Me
Wherever you are in the world, a look outside a New England window at autumn's changing colors is just a click away each week. See current New England fall foliage conditions with these photographs outside my window in Central Connecticut.
Hartford Travel: Where to Park Near Bradley...
Hartford's Bradley International Airport is one of the easiest airports to navigate. Here are the best valet parking and self-park options.
Next Stop: Africa
As the Jack-O-Lantern Spectacular trail continues, children and adults marvel at the animal carvings. Be sure to tell your kids before you go, though: The zoo is closed. These orange animals are the only ones they're likely to see. Page 8.
Dreams of Freedom - Newest Attraction on the...
Dreams of Freedom Dateline: 08/09/00 Did you know that historically Boston is second only to Ellis Island
How to Make Maple-Flavored Whipped Cream
Fresh whipped cream is a great dessert topping. Maple-flavored whipped cream is even better. Whether you're making sundaes, shortcake, pie or other sweet treats, here is a recipe for making your own maple whipped cream to top it off.
The 10 Best Free Attractions New England Has to...
The cost of everything seems to be going up these days, but in New England some of the best attractions remain open to the public absolutely free of charge.
10 Fun Things To Do at Red Apple Farm in...
Red Apple Farm in Phillipston, Massachusetts, is a perfect fall day trip destination. On this photo tour, you'll discover 10 fun things to do at Red Apple Farm in Massachusetts including hayrides, apple picking, pumpkin picking, potato digging, feasting on barbeque food and bakery treats like apple cider donuts and more.
Boston Travel Guide
Boston Travel Guide from About.com. Boston is not just the capital of Massachusetts, it's New England's capital city. Plan a visit to historic Boston with this inspiring travel guide.
10 Things I Learned the Hard Way at Six Flags...
Six Flags New England tips. Visiting Six Flags New England for the first time? These tips will help you navigate New England's largest theme park, save money and make the most of your experience.
Scenic Fall Foliage Drive from Portland to...
Scenic fall foliage drive on the back roads from Portland to Freeport, Maine.
Ready to Make Some Wicked Good New England Clam...
Clam chowder recipes from New England. Find a recipe for a chowder favorite with this collection of popular New England clam chowder recipes from famed New England restaurants and inns, plus recipes for low-calorie, low-fat, crock pot and other chowder varieties.
5 Wacky Fall Festivals in New England
Attend a wacky fall festival in New England and have stories to tell come Monday! Here's your guide to 5 quirky and unusual fall events in Maine, Massachusetts and Vermont.
Bed & Burn
10 New England B&B inns with a fireplace in every room, Bed & Burn. Fireplace rooms can be found at many New England inns and B&Bs, but here is New England writer Kim Knox Beckius' guide to 10 New England inns where you'll find a fireplace in every guest room. Nothing is more romantic than lighting a fire in your own fireplace after a day of playing in the snow and enjoying the winter wonderland that is New England.
What on Earth is Eartha?
What on Earth is Eartha? She's one of New England's top 10 free attractions and a Guinness World Record Holder. Eartha is the world's largest globe, located in the lobby of the DeLorme map company's headquarters in Yarmouth, Maine. Enjoy these photos of Eartha, and plan your own visit to this kid-friendly free attraction just north of Portland, Maine.
Boston Common - Freedom Trail Virtual Photo...
Boston Common is America's oldest public park and a 50-acre oasis in the midst of the city. It's also the best starting point for a walk of The Freedom Trail.
PumpkinTown USA East Hampton Connecticut
PumpkinTown USA in East Hampton, Connecticut, is a fun Halloween attraction for kids.
GRILL Your Lobsters!
Grilled lobster is a treat! If you are searching for a grilled lobster recipe, here are the basics of how to grill lobsters.
It's Easy Being Green...
Green Animals in Portsmouth, Rhode Island, is unique among the Newport Mansions, noted for its topiary garden filled with whimsical animals. Come along on a photo tour of this historic estate and its magical topiary garden.
Photographing Fall Colors
A Q&A on photographing fall colors in New England with tips and ideas from professional Maine photographer Dale Stevens. Foliage photography pointers on lenses, tripods, time of day, lighting, and other essentials to capturing awesome fall foliage photos.
Cook with Apple Cider: It's Not Just for...
Sweet, fresh New England apple cider isn't just for drinking! Cooking with apple cider is a healthy treat. Cider makes an excellent cooking ingredient for baked goods, poultry, meats and more! Try these apple cider recipes.
America's Stonehenge: A Mystery in New England
America's Stonehenge guide and photo tour. You've probably heard of Stonehenge in England, but did you know that America has its own?
Girl Pumpkin at Night
Girl pumpkin picture. With her puckered lips and long glowing hair, my girl pumpkin is ready for a big night out... on the porch. Page 13.
Killington K-1 Gondola Ride
A ride aboard the K-1 Gondola at Killington is an amazing way to leaf peep during fall foliage season in Vermont. In this photo tour, you'll see the leaves just starting to change and learn about making the most of your K-1 Gondola sky ride to the summit of Killington Peak, where views reach into five states and Canada.
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