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The Best Sunday Brunches in Connecticut
Connecticut brunch places. A guide to the best Sunday brunches at restaurants in Connecticut.
Patriots' Day: A Uniquely New England Holiday
Patriots' Day date for 2015 - 2019, plus a guide to Patriots' Day events and traditions in Massachusetts and Maine.
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.
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.
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.
When is Memorial Day? Plan Ahead for the...
Memorial Day date 2015. When is Memorial Day? Here is your guide to upcoming Memorial Day dates for 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018 and 2019 to assist your travel planning.
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.
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 tips to help you stack the odds of seeing peak foliage in your favor.
Why is Plymouth Rock So Puny?!
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.
When Is Thanksgiving? Dates for 2015 to 2021
When is Thanksgiving? Thanksgiving date 2015 and beyond. Plan ahead with our guide to the Thanksgiving date for 2015 - 2021, plus past Thanksgiving dates 2005 - 2014.
Kim's New England Deal Sheet: Updated Weekly!
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.
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 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.
Explore the North Shore
Join the Lighthouse Dining Club. The Lighthouse Preservation Society offers the unique opportunity to dine in the tower of the Newburyport Rear Range Light in Newburyport, Massachusetts. It's the only lighthouse in America with a dinner table at the top.
What Is Maine Famous For (Besides Lobster)?
Looking for reasons to visit Maine? Here's a look at 10 things Maine is famous for... the things you simply must do if you want to say you've experienced Maine.
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.
10 Fabulous Flower Festivals in the Northeast
Guide to 10 flower festivals in New England and New York State. Enjoy spring blooms at one of these colorful events in Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Rhode Island, Vermont and NY.
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.
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.
New England's Top Parks
New England's National Parks draw millions of visitors to the region each year. Which are most popular? Here's a top ten list.
Tanglewood 2015: Your Complete Guide to the...
Tanglewood 2015 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 2015 including concert schedule and ticket information.
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.
7 Places Where You'll Forget It's Winter in New...
Looking for New England winter getaway ideas? Cold-blooded? Forget it's winter in New England when you visit these 7 places.
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.
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.
Learn How to Speak Like a Mainer
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.
When Is Labor Day? Dates for 2015 to 2019
Labor Day date 2015. When is Labor Day? Here is your guide to upcoming Labor Day dates for 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018 and 2019 to assist your travel planning.
Foxwoods Dining Guide
Foxwoods dining guide. Before you visit Foxwoods Resort Casino in Connecticut, explore the variety of restaurants on-site. From elegant fine dining and steak houses to an all-you-can-eat buffet and other casual options, you can preview menus and find dining specials.
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.
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.
Mystic Pizza: Connecticut's Most Famous Pizzeria
Mystic Pizza, the 1988 movie starring Julia Roberts, put Mystic Pizza restaurant in Mystic, Connecticut, on the map. Visitors still flock here to taste 'a slice of heaven' and to see movie memorabilia.
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.
Don't Miss New England's Largest Spring Flower...
The Boston Flower & Garden Show 2015 is New England's largest spring flower show. Here are show dates, highlights, events, directions, hours, tickets, more.
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.
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.
Meet the Budweiser Clydesdales Up Close
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.
Which airport is closest to Foxwoods?
Which airport is closest to Foxwoods? If you'd like to fly to Foxwoods, here is the answer to this FAQ about the airport closest to Foxwoods.
The Dinosaur Place at Nature's Art: Photo Tour
Dinosaur Place at Nature's Art photo tour. From Tyrannosaurus Rex to a mommy Parasaurolophus, these pictures capture highlights of The Dinosaur Place at Nature's Art, an indoor-outdoor family attraction in Oakdale, Connecticut. See why this complex of interactive activities is adored by children... but not so much by parents once they learn the price.
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.
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.
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.
Llama Facts - Fun Facts About These Curious...
Llama fun and interesting facts. Learn more about llamas, pack animals that make perfect hiking companions.
Foxwoods 101: A Guide to North America's...
Foxwoods, a Complete Guide to Foxwoods, the World's Largest Casino. Foxwoods Resort Casino celebrates its 16th year in 2008. Here's your complete guide to the Mashantucket Pequot tribe's Foxwoods, the world's largest casino, including directions, bust tours, on- and off-site lodging, gaming, nearby attractions, dining, entertainment and more.
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.
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.
When Is Columbus Day? Plan a Fall Trip in 2015
Columbus Day date 2015. When is Columbus Day? Here is your guide to upcoming Columbus Day dates for 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018 and 2019 to assist your fall travel planning.
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.
Cape Cod Travel Guide
Cape Cod travel guide. If you're planning to travel to Cape Cod, Nantucket and/or Martha's Vineyard, this travel guide is your starting place for finding and reserving lodging, designing an itinerary and getting to know Cape Cod vacation possibilities.
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.
10 Things You Didn't Know You Can Do in New...
Families looking for a unique bonding experience and a memorable adventure will find both at SkyVenture in Nashua, New Hampshire: an indoor skydiving facility where you can experience the thrill of skydiving without jumping out of a plane.
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.
Foxwoods: A Complete Guide to the World's...
How to get to Foxwoods Resort Casino by car, train, ferry, bus or motorcoach.
Tanglewood Concert Schedule 2015
Tanglewood concert schedule 2015. Here is a complete, easy to browse and search schedule of concert performances at Tanglewood, summer home of the Boston Symphony Orchestra in the Berkshires of Western Massachusetts, for the summer of 2015. Highlights include James Taylor, Idina Menzel and Huey Lewis and the News.
New England's Top Parks - Part 2
New England's National Parks draw millions of visitors to the region each year. Which are most popular? Here's part two of a top ten list. Page 2.
10 Places to Swim Outdoors in New England All...
At these New England hotels and resorts with year-round heated pools, snow won't keep you from taking a swim outdoors all winter long.
Boston Baked Beans: History and Recipes!
Authentic Boston Baked Beans recipes, plus the answer to your burning question: Why is Boston called Beantown?
10 Romantic Things To Do in Maine
Discover 10 romantic things to do in Portland & southern Maine on Valentine's Day or any day. Dining, shows, skiing, cruises, romantic strolls and more memorable dates.
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.
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.
Find Your New England Home Away from Home
Find New England vacation rentals with this guide to renting a vacation home including cottages, cabins, condos, ski chalets, houses, summer homes, apartments and other rentals in Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Rhode Island and Vermont.
A New Hampshire Waterfall Tour
Tour 12 New Hampshire waterfalls with this guide to the scenic falls of the Mt. Washington Valley. Spring is the most spectacular season to view and photograph these accessible waterfalls, including the state's highest waterfall, Arethusa Falls, and the romantic Diana's Baths.
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.
Celebrity Chef Robert Irvine Reinvents the Food...
Savor is a new food and wine festival in CT hosted by celebrity chef Robert Irvine and featuring Connecticut's and the region's top chefs. Learn about Savor's mission and get tickets for this two-day celebration of wine, food & spirits: April 10-11, 2015.
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.
Tips for Bargain Hunting at Christmas Tree Shops
Christmas Tree Shops in New England. A guide to bargain hunting at New England's popular Christmas Tree Shops including store locations, shopping tips and photos.
Getting To and From Logan Airport in Boston
Find the best way to get to and from Logan Airport when you visit Boston. This guide explains all of the options for getting to New England's busiest airport including directions by car, taxi, subway (The T), airport shuttle and limo companies, the free Logan Shuttle and even water taxi operators.
New England Oddities A to Z
Looking for New England oddities? Here's your A to Z Guide to offbeat, weird, strange, wacky and odd attractions in New England.
Hartford's 10 Most Romantic Places
Hartford's 10 most romantic places. Plan a romantic evening or getaway in Hartford, CT, or central Connecticut with these ideas for romantic CT restaurants, inns, date night places, more.
Grilling Lobsters: A Visual, Step-by-Step Guide
Learn how to grill lobster with this visual, step-by-step guide. Page 1 of 9. Start by selecting live lobsters that weigh between 1-1/2 and 2 pounds
New England Airports Map
This New England airports map will help you choose the best arrival destination and compare alternatives to find the cheapest airfares.
10 Places to Buy REAL New England Maple Syrup...
New England produces some of the world's best maple syrup, and you can buy maple syrup direct from the region's top sugarhouses online. Get maple syrup from Vermont, New Hampshire, Massachusetts, Maine or New York delivered to your door from these recommended maple syrup producers.
Plan Ahead for Fall 2015
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.
Massachusetts Flea Markets
Find flea markets in Massachusetts that operate on a regular schedule. This guide includes indoor and outdoor flea and antique markets.
Protect Yourself from Maine Mosquitoes and...
Here's how to protect yourself from Maine mosquitoes and black flies. These tips will help you reduce mosquitoes and black flies in your yard and prevent bites while enjoying the Maine outdoors so you don't have to spend all summer scratching at nasty mosquito and black fly bites.
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.
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!
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.
10 Places to Snowshoe and Cross-Country Ski in...
Discover 10 of the best Nordic Centers in Vermont where you can cross-country ski or snowshoe on groomed and natural trails. Rentals, lessons and tours are available for cross-country skiing and snowshoeing beginners and experts.
Make a Date with Baseball's Greats: Visit the...
While the National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum certainly pays homage to elite Major League players, it also honors unsung heroes of the game. While you're on the second floor, you can walk through exhibits that depict the evolution of the game from 1900 through today, including a display dedicated to the roles women have played throughout baseball's history.
Don't Miss New England's Top Events in 2015
What are the top New England events for 2015? These 16 festivals and events in New England and neighboring NY made the ABA's Top 100 Events in North America list.
Enter These Contests to Win New England Travel...
New England contests you can enter online to win New England vacation trips and other cool New England prizes. This week's new contest: Win an Ogunquit getaway.
Don't Leave Boston Without Dumping Tea in the...
Boston Tea Party Ships and Museum is an interactive, must-see Boston attraction. New England Expert Kim Knox Beckius shares photos and tips for visiting including how to save on admission.
Paul Revere House - Freedom Trail Virtual Photo...
The Paul Revere House is the oldest surviving house in downtown Boston, and it was home to the patriot and silversmith during the time when he made his famous midnight ride. Visit the house on your Freedom Trail tour.
The Ultimate Family Escape on The Cape
A look at the luxury beach resort Ocean Edge Resort, located in Brewster on Cape Cod, which is the ultimate family escape on the Cape.
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?
The Secret to Traveling from NYC to Boston for...
Take a Chinese Bus from NYC to Boston, and visit New England on a budget. These Chinese bus companies offer cheap transportation between New York and Boston on buses that depart daily between Chinatown in New York and Boston's Chinatown.
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.
Roncari Express Valet Parking
Roncari Express Valet Parking is one of the best choices for long-term parking near Bradley International Airport in Hartford/Springfield. Here is your guide to parking at Roncari, including information on their STARcard rewards program and discount coupons that will save you money on airport parking.
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.'
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.
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.
New England's Best Snow Tubing Spots
New England tubing guide. Best places to try snow tubing in New England including Connecticut, Massachusetts, Maine, Vermont and New Hampshire.
A Casino Sanctuary
Here's another picture of the indoor pool at the Grand Pequot Hotel. All three of the on-site hotels at Foxwoods have indoor pools, but this one is the most elaborate. Page 8.
It's Easy to Make Boston Baked Beans in a Crock...
Crock Pot Boston Baked Beans recipe. An easy recipe for Boston Baked Beans--let your crock pot do the work! Maple syrup gives these beans sweetness.
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.
Hartford Union Station: A Guide to Hartford's...
Information on Hartford Union Station, the train and bus station in Hartford, Connecticut and the capital city's transportation hub.
How to See Massachusetts in 5 Days
A suggested itinerary for seeing Massachusetts highlights on a five-day trip starting in Boston.
New England Oddities A to Z continued
New England isn't all steepled churches and patriotic landmarks. Here's part three of your A to Z Guide to offbeat, weird, strange, wacky and odd attractions in New England. Page 3.
Make New England Clam Chowder at Home
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.
For Hotel Deals, Join the Club
We got an amazingly good deal when we stayed at Foxwoods' Grand Pequot Hotel for $79 in January of 2007. Even if you don't visit often or gamble enough to earn free stays, be sure to join Foxwoods' Wampum Club so you'll learn about special hotel deals. Page 10.
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.
Alta Vista Farm - Bison Farm in Rutland,...
At Alta Vista Farm in Rutland, Massachusetts, you can shop for buffalo burgers and other meats and view the American Bison herd up close. Here's your guide to roaming with the buffalo in central Massachusetts and shopping for this lean, healthy red meat alternative.
Have You Been to Bash Bish Falls?
Bash Bish Falls, located in southwestern Massachusetts inside Bash Bish Falls State Park, is two waterfalls for the price of one, and the price is free! Visit Massachusetts' highest waterfalls... a photogenic destination for a hike. You'll also find hiking trails and primitive camping in the surrounding Mount Washington State Forest.
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.
Indoor Pool
Foxwoods indoor pool picture. Since we were only staying one night at Foxwoods, we didn't bother to pack swimsuits. We regretted that decision when we stopped on the 9th floor of the Grand Pequot Tower Hotel for a peek at the indoor pool; it looked incredibly inviting. Page 7.
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.
10 Reasons to Cruise New England and Canada on...
Booked a cruise from Boston. It's easy to depart from Boston Cruiseport. Here are directions, parking information and tips on getting to the cruise terminal in Boston. Page 2.
Best Lobster in Maine
Best lobster in Maine. Most Maine travelers can't resist the allure of lobster. Whether you want to feast on lobster in the rough at a lobster shack, savor a gourmet lobster dinner, snack on lobster appetizers or buy live Maine lobsters to cook yourself, here are your best bets.
Why Aren't There Locks on the Doors of the L.L....
LL Bean Flagship Store in Freeport, Maine, welcomes more than 3 million visitors annually. L.L. Bean's flagship store is open 24 hours a day, 365 days each year. Learn about visiting this legendary retailer.
The Ultimate Guide to St. Patrick's Day in Boston
Celebrate St. Patrick's Day in one of America's most Irish cities. Guide to 2015 events in and around Boston, including the annual parade in South Boston.
Eat Fresh at Vermont's Best Farm to Plate...
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 13 of the best farm to plate restaurants in Vermont.
10 Must-See American Masterpieces at the MFA,...
Museum of Fine Arts, Boston's Art of the Americas Wing opened in November 2010. On this MFA photo tour, you'll see highlights of the collections displayed in the new wing devoted to American art treasures.
The 9 Neatest Shops in Northampton
Faces is a perennial favorite destination for Northampton shoppers. This eclectic shop on two levels can't be beat for variety. You'll encounter apparel and gift items at Faces that you quite simply won't find anywhere else!
New England Boiled Dinner Recipe
New England Boiled Dinner recipe. New England Boiled Dinner is a traditional one-pot meal. In this variation on New England Boiled Dinner, a reader explains how she uses kielbasa as the main ingredient in this simple yet incredibly hearty dish.
See Bald Eagles in Connecticut
Bald eagles return to the Connecticut River each winter, and the best way to see them is to book passage aboard a winter eagle watch cruise.
A Deluxe Room
There are 824 rooms in the Grand Pequot Tower at Foxwoods. Deluxe Rooms, such as the one we booked, are quite large at 450 square feet. Guests can choose either one king or two double beds. Page 9.
A Room with a Moo
Review: This Catskill vacation rental, a three-bedroom Greek Revival farmhouse, is perfect for country escapes and mini family reunions. Reserve your getaway at Cauterskill Creek Farm in Catskill, New York, for a weekend, a week or more. This rental property places you near the Catskill Game Farm, Woodstock, ski areas and other central NY attractions. Here's my review of this unique vacation rental, where your closest neighbors will be cows.
Head for the Sun: Mohegan Sun Casino
Mohegan Sun restaurants. Here are some casual to elegant dining options at Mohegan Sun Casino, where you'll find celebrity restaurants such as Michael Jordan's Steakhouse and Todd English's Tuscany, two buffets, and many other fine restaurants.
Baked Stuffed Seafood Casserole Recipe
This New England recipe for Baked Stuffed Seafood Casserole features scallops, shrimp, crabmeat and haddock. It's quick and easy to assemble for baking.
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.
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.
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.
You Otter Go... To the Aquarium!
The New England Aquarium is one of Boston's perpetually popular family attractions. Here's your guide to visiting the Aquarium, or, if you can't get there, come along on a virtual photo tour.
Samuel Adams Brewery - Boston Massachusetts -...
Tour the Samuel Adams Brewery in Boston for a look at the history of beer in Boston, the beer making process, and Sam Adams' unique microbrews. You'll also get to sample several of the brewery's beers during a tasting after your tour.
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.
The Latest New England Travel Deals and Ways to...
Want to visit New England on a budget? New England Travel Expert Kim Knox Beckius makes it her mission to find you the best deals, savings & discounts.
Secrets for Saving Money on Your Boston Trip
These Boston travel discounts and deals will save you money on a Boston vacation. Whether it's a family vacation, romantic getaway or business trip, these deals make Boston a more affordable place to visit.
Celebrate Syrup at these New England Maple Events
Celebrate syrup at maple events in New England. These festivals and sugarhouse tours in Vermont, Connecticut, Maine and New Hampshire offer affordable family fun during March and April in New England.
Gold Rush
Coos Canyon, a bedrock gorge carved by the Swift River in Byron, Maine, is a prime place to pan for gold. Coos Canyon is also a scenic stop on the drive to Rangeley along Route 17. Here's what you need to know to plan your Coos Canyon gold panning expedition.
Connecticut's Most Colorful Free Festival
The Meriden Daffodil Festival is one of Connecticut's most colorful free spring events. Here's everything to know about the 2015 Meriden Daffodil Festival.
Traveler Restaurant: Eat Here, Get Free Books
At The Traveler Restaurant in Union, Connecticut, an easy stop off I-84 at exit 74, a unique dining experience awaits. Enjoy breakfast, lunch or dinner at The Traveler Restaurant, and you'll get a free book with every meal.
Stay & Fly: Find a Hotel Near Boston's...
Best hotels near Logan Airport in Boston. Flying in or out of Boston and need to stay near Logan? Here is your guide to hotels near Boston Logan Airport.
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.
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.
Hotels Near Foxwoods Casino
Find hotels near Foxwoods Casino with this guide to nearby lodging including inns, B&Bs, motels and hotels including some offering a shuttle to the casino.
Download a Free Ocean MP3 and Escape to the New...
Free ocean MP3 audio file to download to your iPod or MP3 music player. An .mp3 audio of ocean sounds recorded along the Cliff Walk in Newport, Rhode Island.
Mystic Seaport: A Virtual Photo Tour
Mystic Seaport Mystic Connecticut: A virtual photo tour of Mystic Seaport in Mystic, Connecticut, along with information on visiting this 19th-century living history museum that preserves and celebrates America's seafaring heritage.
Maine Coon Cats
What makes Maine Coon Cats unique and such fine family pets? Learn all about the official state cat of Maine, and find Maine Coon Catteries you can visit while you're traveling in ME.
A Walk Around Walden Pond
Walden Pond, made famous by 19th-century writer Henry David Thoreau, is a scenic and historic site in Concord, Massachusetts. Walden Pond is worth a visit, particularly in the summer when the beach is open and during the fall foliage season. Here's your guide to visiting Walden Pond State Reservation, along with a photo album of autumn pictures from Walden Pond.
"The Mac & Cheese Recipe Sent from Heaven!"
Baked Macaroni and Cheese is the perfect comfort food, and what makes this recipe extra delicious is Vermont sharp cheddar cheese. This New England recipe for Macaroni and Cheese is rich and hearty enough to make it a one-dish supper.
Oh, The Place To Go!
The Dr. Seuss National Memorial in Springfield, MA, is an outdoor sculpture garden featuring the odd and lovable characters Dr. Seuss invented. The memorial is open free daily. Here's your guide to visiting the Dr. Seuss Memorial.
The Island of Georgetown, Maine
The Island of Georgetown, Maine, is one of the Maine coast's best-kept secrets. Take this driving tour to discover some of its hidden gems on a day trip from Southern Maine.
Massachusetts State House - Freedom Trail...
Boston is the capital of Massachusetts, and the State House with its gleaming gold dome is the second stop on The Freedom Trail.
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.
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.
Castle in the Clouds: A Photo Tour
Castle in the Clouds NH photo tour. Castle in the Clouds in Moultonborough, NH, is an architectural landmark with stunning views of Lake Winnipesaukee.
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.
Old-School and New-School Ways to Make Mincemeat
Learn how to make mincemeat with recipes from New England. Make mincemeat, a traditional Thanksgiving dish, at home with an old-fashioned recipe or a modern adaptation.
An Ode to Herbs
Caprilands Herb Farm in Coventry is one of the popular dining and shopping attractions in Connecticut's Quiet Corner. Make reservations for high tea, a lecture or a group luncheon and feast on herbs, or shop in the Gift Barn daily for herbal gifts and books. If you can't get to Caprilands, come along on this virtual tour and order herbs by phone.
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.

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