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New England Travel: Most Popular Articles

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10 New England Places Where You Can Take It All...
Whether you're a seasoned nudist or first-timer, here's a guide to 10 places to go nude in New England including nude campgrounds, beaches and B&Bs.
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.
Top Places to Celebrate Mardi Gras in New England
Mardi Gras in New England guide. Here are the top places to celebrate Mardi Gras in Boston, Burlington, Hartford and other New England locations.
10 Must-See Boston Attractions
What are the must-see sights in Boston? For first-time or frequent visitors, here are travel expert Kim Knox Beckius's top 10 must-see attractions in Boston, MA.
Meet the Budweiser Clydesdales Up Close
Meet the Budweiser Clydesdales free at the Clydesdale Hamlet at the Anheuser-Busch Brewery in Merrimack, New Hampshire, and take a free factory tour, too.
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.
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.
When is Memorial Day? Plan Ahead for the...
Memorial Day date 2016. When is Memorial Day? Here are upcoming Memorial Day dates for 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019 and 2020 to assist your travel planning.
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.
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.
The Best Sunday Brunches in Connecticut
Connecticut brunch places. A guide to the best Sunday brunches at restaurants in Connecticut.
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.
Explore the North Shore
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.
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 swimming outdoors all winter long.
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.
How to Eat Lobster Like a New Englander
Learn how to eat lobster like a New Englander! Lobster is New England's signature delicacy, but eating a whole lobster can be intimidating for first-timers. Here are step-by-step photos to show you how to eat lobster.
See 6 Lighthouses Near Portland, Maine
Maine lighthouse driving tour. How to see six lighthouses near Portland, Maine, including detailed driving directions.
What Do You Call Someone From Connecticut?
What do you call someone from Connecticut? Connecticuter? Nutmegger? Connecticutian? Here are the best and most acceptable names for CT residents.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Budweiser Clydesdales Photo Gallery
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. The first Saturday of each month is Clydesdale Camera Day; it's your chance to see a Clydesdale up close and take plenty of pictures. Here are some photos from my visit to the New Hampshire brewery on Clydesdale Camera Day in July, 2006.
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.
Hop on a Motorcoach and Enjoy New England's...
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.
It's Time to Get Tanglewood Tickets!
Tanglewood 2016 summer music festival highlights. Discover New England's best place for live classical and popular music including concert schedule, ticket information.
10 Ways to Enjoy Winter in New England
Winter in New England means skiing, snowmobiling, snow tubing, ice skating and romantic stays by a fireplace. Here are 10 ways to experience the best of winter in New England.
10 New England Inns with a Fireplace in Every...
10 New England B&B inns with a fireplace in every room. Romantic New England winter getaways await at these inns with in-room fireplaces.
Find Your New England Home Away from Home
Find New England vacation rentals with this guide to cottages, cabins, houses & more rentals in Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, RI, Vermont.
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.
When Is Columbus Day? Plan a Fall Trip in 2016...
Columbus Day date 2016. When is Columbus Day? Here is your guide to upcoming Columbus Day dates for 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019 and 2020 to assist your fall travel planning.
February in New England
February in New England guide featuring top February events, Valentine's Day, maple sugaring, winter sports, romantic getaways, Presidents' Week family vacations and ideas for February in Massachusetts, Maine, Connecticut, Vermont, Rhode Island and New Hampshire.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Boston's Freedom Trail is America's Most...
Walking the Freedom Trail is the best way to see Boston and its historic landmarks.This Freedom Trail guide for Boston visitors features photos and details about each stop.
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.
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.
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.
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
Make Decadent Lobster Nachos for Your Football...
Try my Lobster Nachos recipe, inspired by Red Lobster's Seafood Nachos. Rich, buttery Lobster Nachos make a decadent snack or appetizer for football parties.
People Wait an Hour in Line for This Bacon
Kitchen in Providence, RI, serves the city's best breakfast and New England's best bacon. This tiny restaurant is worth the wait if you love breakfast.
Our Close Encounter with a Clydesdale
My daughter and I enjoy meeting Tommy and his handler, Chris, during our visit to the Anheuser-Busch brewery in Merrimack, New Hampshire, on Clydesdale Camera Day. Page 7.
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.
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.
A New England Cure for Cracked, Chapped, Dry...
Do you have dry, chapped, cracked hands especially in the winter? Super Duty Hand Care from Sweet Grass Farm in NH is the cure! It really soothes sore hands.
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.
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 trains in the New England states.
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.
How Did New England Get Its Name and More Trivia
Why is New England named New England? New England Expert Kim Knox Beckius answers a reader's question about how New England got its name and shares resources for New England states trivia.
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.
The 6 Best Places to Get Free Driving...
Which free online driving directions tools are best and most accurate? Travel writer Kim Knox Beckius reviews Mapquest, Google Maps and other online driving directions Web sites.
New England's Top 10 National Parks
New England's National Parks draw millions of visitors to the region each year. Which are most popular? Here's a top 10 list with tips to guide your visit.
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.
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 to Snowmobile in New Hampshire
Is snowmobiling on your bucket list? Northern Extremes Snowmobiling in Bartlett, New Hampshire, offers beginner-friendly snowmobile tours. Even if you're a bit intimidated, a two-hour snowmobile tour in the breathtaking White Mountain National Forest will turn you into a confident snowmobile rider.
10 Things You Didn't Know You Can Do in New...
Looking for cool things to do in New England? Here are 10 things you didn't know you can do in New England, from touching two presidents' tombs to dining in an outhouse.
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.
Seafood Overload! Bake This Seafood Casserole...
This New England recipe for Baked Stuffed Seafood Casserole features scallops, shrimp, crab meat and haddock. It's quick and easy to assemble for baking.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Clydesdale Camera Day
Once each month, visitors can see a Clydesdale horse up close. Clydesdale Camera Days are held the first Saturday of each month, year round, in Merrimack, New Hampshire. Page 3.
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.
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.
The Clydesdale Hamlet
In New Hampshire, the Budweiser Clydesdales are stabled within this Bavarian-style hamlet at the Anheuser-Busch brewery. There are always eight to 10 horses on view. Page 2.
Drive Moose Alley if You Want to See Moose
Moose Alley, the stretch of Route 3 from Pittsburg, New Hampshire, to the Canadian border, is one of the best places to see moose in New England.
Always Ready to Welcome You
This Budweiser Clydesdale's name is King. Although you can see the Budweiser Clydesdales in New Hampshire daily year round, they are difficult to photograph in their stables, so it's best to visit on Clydesdale Camera Day. Page 6.
Tips for Getting to Foxwoods Casino
Tips for getting to Foxwoods Casino in Connecticut by car, bus, plane, train or ferry.
Find Back-to-School Bargains at New England's...
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.
Furry Feet
This photo shows the distinctive, feathery white hair that covers the fetlocks of a Clydesdale. Page 4.
Llama Facts - Fun Facts About These Curious...
Llama fun and interesting facts. Learn more about llamas, pack animals that make perfect hiking companions.
Choose Roncari Parking at Connecticut's Bradley...
Roncari Parking is the best choice for long-term valet parking near Bradley Airport in Hartford/Springfield, CT. Learn why and find coupons/deals in this review.
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.
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.
'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.
Tanglewood 2016 Schedule: All in One Spot!
Tanglewood 2016 schedule all in one spot, easy to scan and print. Find Boston Symphony Orchestra concerts, open rehearsals, more in this complete 2016 calendar of Tanglewood events.
Meet Tommy
This Clydesdale--Tommy--was very patient with visitors on Clydesdale Camera Day at the Anheuser-Busch brewery in Merrimack, New Hampshire. Page 5.
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.
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.
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.
Enter These Contests to Win New England Trips...
New England contests you can enter online to win New England vacation trips and other cool prizes. This week's new contest: Win Celtics tickets.
Tax-Free Bargains Await at New Hampshire Flea...
New Hampshire flea markets guide. Find flea markets in NH that open on a regular schedule including indoor and outdoor flea and antique markets.
Make Boston Baked Beans for Your Memorial Day BBQ
Boston Baked Beans recipes--old-fashioned, crockpot, easy, even vegetarian--plus the answer to your burning question: Why is Boston called Beantown?
10 New England B&Bs with Rooms Under...
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.
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.
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.
The Marginal Way: One of the Best Seaside Walks...
Marginal Way is a mile-long pathway in Ogunquit, Maine. Discover the Marginal Way--an overlooked attraction and one of the top seaside walks in Maine.
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.
Top 10 February Events in New England
Top February 2016 events in New England, selected by About.com New England Travel Expert Kim Knox Beckius. Find Valentine's Day, winter, wine and other fun events.
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.
The 9 Neatest Shops in Northampton
Northampton shopping guide. Northampton is a funky little college town in Massachusetts' Pioneer Valley that is a shopper's nirvana. Here's your guide to the 9 neatest Northampton shops.
Foxwoods: A Complete Guide to the World's...
Foxwoods Hotels: Here are your lodging options if you want to stay right at Foxwoods Resort Casino. The casino has three hotels, Grand Pequot Tower, Great Cedar Hotel and Two Trees Inn.
GRILL Your Lobsters!
Here are the basics of how to grill lobsters if you are searching for a grilled lobster recipe. Grilled lobster is a treat!
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.
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!
It's the Disney World of Candles!
Yankee Candle Village in South Deerfield, Massachusetts, is the flagship store for New England's most successful candle maker and a popular free attraction.
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.
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.
So You Want to Avoid Maine's Flying Things That...
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.
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.
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.
See America's Last Steam-Powered Cider Mill in...
B.F. Clyde's Cider Mill in Mystic, CT, is the last steam-powered cider mill in the U.S. and the country's longest continuous producer of hard cider. Visit on your way to Foxwoods or on a fall day trip from NYC or Boston.
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.
America's Stonehenge: A Mystery in New England
America's Stonehenge in New Hampshire, like Stonehenge in England, is a mysterious collection of rocks. See photos and plan a visit with this guide.
The Anheuser-Busch Brewery in Merrimack, New...
The Anheuser-Busch brewery in Merrimack, New Hampshire, is open for free tours year-round. Visitors can also see the famous Budweiser Clydesdales.
Try This Twist on Traditional New England...
New England Boiled Dinner recipe with kielbasa. Try this variation on New England Boiled Dinner, a traditional one-pot meal that is simple yet incredibly hearty.
The Oldest Store in the USA... Perhaps!
Visit America's oldest store. The Old Country Store in the center of Moultonborough, New Hampshire, is perhaps the oldest store in the US.
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.
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.
Driving Directions to Connecticut's Foxwoods...
Foxwoods address and driving directions. Follow these directions to Foxwoods Resort Casino in Mashantucket, CT, from New York, Boston, Providence or Hartford.
10 Tips for Snow Tubing at Ski Butternut in...
Snow tubing tips. Want to go snow tubing in Massachusetts at Ski Butternut in the Berkshires? Read these snow tubing tips before you visit Ski Butternut this winter.
New England B&Bs with "Heart"
Spend Valentine's Day at a romantic New England inn. Here is your guide to special Valentine's Day packages at New England B&Bs. Page 2.
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.
5 White-Knuckle New England Mountain Drives
New England is famous for scenic drives, and some of the best take you to the summits of the region's mountains. Here's your guide to five mountain drives.
Massachusetts Flea Markets
Find flea markets in Massachusetts that operate on a regular schedule. This guide includes indoor and outdoor flea and antique markets.
Buckminster Hotel
Boston isn't exactly known for affordable accommodations, but I'll let you in on the secret of a bargain hotel in the city's Back Bay, The Buckminster, that offers comfortable lodgings, a great location, and overnight room rates that won't break the bank.
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 Wentworth in Jackson New Hampshire is a...
The Wentworth, an historic grand hotel in the White Mountains of New Hampshire, is a sophisticated inn perfect for romantic getaways. Many rooms feature fireplaces, Jacuzzis and even private balconies with hot tubs for two.
Virtual Leaf Peeping: 12 Fall Foliage Web Cams
Can't get to New England? Thanks to the magic of Fall Foliage Web Cams, you can still leaf peep. Here are a dozen leaf cams for your viewing pleasure.
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.
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.
Old-School and New-School Ways to Make Mincemeat
Learn how to make mincemeat with recipes from New England. Cook mincemeat, a traditional Thanksgiving dish, with an old-fashioned recipe or a modern adaptation.
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.'
Discover the Top Things to Do in Woodstock, VT
You'll find plenty of things to do in Woodstock, VT, winter, spring, summer and fall. Discover the best attractions in this quintessentially Vermont town.
Maine Clam Chowder Recipe
Maine clam chowder recipe. Deborah Fowles' traditional recipe for New England-style Maine clam chowder.
10 Cheap Places to Ski in New England
Looking for cheap places to ski? Here's a look at the 10 cheapest New England ski areas, where you can ski all day on a weekend for as little as $15.
Go Ice Skating in Maine
Ice skating is a Maine tradition. Here is a guide to indoor and outdoor ice skating rinks and ponds in Portland and southern Maine.
Your Guide to the Best Lobster in Maine
Find the best lobster in Maine--in the rough, live, even lobster ice cream--with this guide from New England Expert Kim Knox Beckius.
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.
New England Oddities A to Z continued
New England isn't all steepled churches and patriotic landmarks. Here's part two of your A to Z Guide to offbeat, weird, strange, wacky and odd attractions in New England. Page 2.
Hotels Near Gillette Stadium: Stay Where the...
Compare hotels near Gillette Stadium in Foxborough, Massachusetts, for a New England Patriots or New England Revolution game, a concert or other event.
Boiling Lobsters is Easier Than You Think!
Simple instructions for how to boil live lobsters, plus cooking tips and how to tell when lobsters are done.
Visiting the Catskill Game Farm
The Catskill Game Farm has been a family tradition since 1933. Here is your guide to visiting the Catskill Game Farm in Catskill, New York, including hours, directions, admission prices and Catskill Game Farm travel tips. Page 2.
Fun Fall Day Trips from Portland, Maine
Day trips within a two-hour drive of Portland, Maine, especially great in the fall!
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.
How to Cook Fresh Green Beans
How to cook fresh green beans. New England Travel.
Connecticut's Most Famous Pizzeria
Mystic Pizza, the 1988 Julia Roberts movie, put Mystic Pizza restaurant in Mystic, CT, on the map. Visitors still flock here to taste 'a slice of heaven' and to see movie memorabilia.
The Sweetest Moose in Maine
See a life-size chocolate moose in Maine. Lenny lives at Len Libby Chocolates in Scarborough, Maine, and he's made of 1,700 pounds of milk chocolate.
Leaf Peep from the Water on a Fall Foliage Cruise
A New England fall foliage cruise is a great way to see autumn leaves. Here's a guide to New England fall foliage boat tours, plus cruise lines that visit New England in the fall..
Bargain Hunt at These Flea Markets in Maine
Find Maine flea markets with this guide to indoor and outdoor flea and antique markets in and near Portland, as well as elsewhere in Maine.
Hunt for Bargains and Finds at Flea Markets in...
Rhode Island flea markets guide. Find indoor and outdoor flea markets in Providence and throughout RI that operate on a regular schedule.
New England's Most Whimsical Garden
Green Animals in Portsmouth, RI, is New England's most whimsical garden. See photos of the Green Animals that inhabit this historic topiary garden.
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