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Carl Bozenski's Christmas Village
Christmas Village photo gallery and 2014 dates and info. Carl Bozenski's Christmas Village in Torrington, CT, has been a holiday tradition since 1947. Tips for visiting this free holiday attraction with kids.
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 Secret to Making Your Tree Last Longer
Want your Christmas tree to last longer? Here's a tip straight from a New England Christmas tree farm on how to keep your Christmas tree fresh through the holiday season. This simple trick will make your Christmas tree last longer.
Holiday Light Fantasia is a Hartford Christmas...
Hartford Holiday Light Fantasia returns in 2014 to Hartford, Connecticut's Goodwin Park. With one million lights, Hartford Holiday Light Fantasia is one of New England's largest Christmas displays.
Welcome to Christmas Village
Christmas Village Torrington, Connecticut. Since 1947, Carl Bozenski's Christmas Village in Torrington, Connecticut, has delighted visitors young and old. Thousands visit this free attraction each holiday season.
A Long Line, But Worth the Wait
Picture of line of people waiting to see Christmas Village in Torrington, Connecticut. Lines are always long at this free CT holiday attraction, but they are worth the wait. Page 3.
Anticipation Builds
Christmas Village Torrington, CT, exterior photo. From outside Christmas Village, a unique Connecticut holiday attraction, it is difficult to tell just what awaits inside. You and your little ones will have plenty of time to speculate. The lines for Christmas Village are always very long. . Page 2.
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.
Who Lives Here?
Picture of the Santa Claus House at Christmas Village in Torrington, CT. Page 5.
Santa's Fireplace
Warming up beside Santa's fireplace at Christmas Village in Torrington, Connecticut. . Page 7.
Inside Christmas Village
What does it look like inside Christmas Village in Torrington, Connecticut? See in this Photo. Page 4.
Meet the Reindeer
Picture of live reindeer at Christmas Village in Torrington, Connecticut. Page 13.
Santa's Sleigh
Kids can sit on Santa's sleigh at Christmas Village in Connecticut. It's the perfect CT spot to take your Christmas card photos. . Page 14.
Santa Claus
Picture of Santa Claus at Christmas Village in Torrington, Connecticut. Page 6.
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.
Meeting Mrs. Claus
Meeting Mrs. Claus, a picture from Christmas Village in Torrington, CT. . Page 8.
Nativity Scene
A nativity scene is also on display at Christmas Village in Torrington, Connecticut. Enjoy these photos of this free CT holiday attraction. Page 16.
Christmas Elves
Picture of Christmas elves at Christmas Village in Torrington, CT. Page 12.
Since 1947
As this sign reminds visitors, Christmas Village is a long-standing tradition in Torrington, Connecticut. The annual event began in In 1947, when Parks and Recreation Supervisor Carl Bozenski invited Santa Claus to visit Alvord Playground. Page 15.
The Woman Behind the Big Man
A picture of Mrs. Claus from Christmas Village in Connecticut. Page 9.
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.
Elf at Work
Watch elves at work in the Toy Shop at Christmas Village in Torrington, CT. Page 11.
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.
The Toy Shop
Photo of the Toy Shop at Torrington, Connecticut's Christmas Village. Page 10.
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.
10 Places to Snowshoe and Cross-Country Ski in...
Here's your guide to ten nordic centers in Vermont where you can cross-country ski or snowshoe on groomed and natural trails.
Can't Wait for Next Year!
Christmas Village picture. Carl Bozenski's Christmas Village in Torrington, CT, a holiday tradition for more than 60 years. . Page 17.
Where to Go Snow Tubing in New England
Here is a guide to places to try snow tubing in New England including Connecticut, Massachusetts, Maine, Vermont and New Hampshire.
10 Snowiest New England Spots for a White...
Dreaming of a White Christmas? Here are the 10 snowiest places in New England at Christmas according to the National Climatic Data Center. Did you guess a Maine town tops the list?
Christmas at the Hudson Valley Mansions
Christmas at the Hudson Valley mansions. New York's Hudson Valley is home to some of the region's finest architectural masterpieces, and these mansions are spectacular when decorated for the Christmas holidays. Enjoy Christmas tours and events at Wilderstein, Vanderbilt Mansion, Boscobel, Lyndhurst, Clermont, more.
Kim's New England Travel Deals (Updated 12/8/14)
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.
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.
The Best Sunday Brunches in Connecticut
Connecticut brunch places. A guide to the best Sunday brunches at restaurants in Connecticut.
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.
Easy Gingerbread House for Kids
Easy gingerbread house for kids. Making a gingerbread house for a holiday decoration need not be as involved as it looks! Here are instructions from the director of recreation at Mohonk Mountain House in New Paltz, New York, for an easy gingerbread house that kids can make using graham crackers.
Hartford Holiday Light Fantasia Coupon...
Information on hours and fees for visitors to Hartford Holiday Light Fantasia, Hartford, Connecticut's premier holiday attraction.
See the Newport Mansions Dressed Up for Christmas
Newport mansions Christmas tours and holiday events guide. See the historic and spectacular Newport mansions in Newport, Rhode Island, decked out in holiday finery during special Christmas season tours and events.
December's a Merry Month to Visit New England
December is a merry month in New England. Discover top December events, best holiday attractions and places to visit and tips on weather, Christmas trees, New Year's Eve, more.
Top 10 Activities for Enjoying Winter in New...
Winter in New England. New England is lovely when blanketed in winter white. Winter is skiing and snuggling season, a time to enjoy the invigorating freshness of a winter day, then sip hot cider in front of a fire with the one you cherish. Here are 10 ways to experience the best of winter in New England.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
8 Wicked Cool Gifts Made in New England
Vintage book purses are a perfect gift for an avid reader, book club member or old book collector. They are made in Connecticut by artist Kathleen Scranton and can be customized to feature any vintage or contemporary title.
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.
Christmas in Vermont
Escape consumerism and enjoy Christmas in Vermont traditions this holiday season. Here's a Vermonter's guide to the best Christmas events and activities throughout VT.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Tips for Bargain Hunting at Christmas Tree Shops
Christmas Tree Shops locations in New England. Find Christmas Tree Shops locations in Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Rhode Island and Vermont.
9 Unforgettable New England Experiences to Give...
Looking for New England gifts that will create lasting memories? Rather than giving a material gift this year, purchase a New England experience for someone who lives in or loves New England. Here are 10 unforgettable New England adventures that you can give as gift certificates.
Hartford Holiday Light Fantasia - Directions -...
Directions to Goodwin Park for visitors to Hartford Holiday Light Fantasia.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
No Place Like New England for The Holidays -...
As the weather turns cold and New England begins to deck itself out in greenery and glimmering lights, I've assembled this one-stop guide to Christmas and holiday events and travel possibilities. And even if you'll be far from New England this holiday season, you'll find recipes, free email postcards, and ideas for adding a touch of New England to your own holiday festivities and virtual tours that will whisk you away to this land of winter wonder.
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.
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.
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.
Recipe: Russian Tea Cakes or Snowballs
This cookie recipe for Russian Tea Cakes, also called Snowballs, comes from The Darby Field Inn in Albany, New Hampshire.
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 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!
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.
Peppermint Crunch Cookies Recipe
Peppermint Crunch Cookies recipe from New Hampshire. Crushed peppermint candy canes give these cookies their zing. Add this holiday cookie recipe from The Tamworth Inn in Tamworth Village, NH, to your own cookie repertoire.
Boston Baked Beans: History and Recipes!
Authentic Boston Baked Beans recipes, plus the answer to your burning question: Why is Boston called Beantown?
Celebrate New Year's Eve in CT at First Night...
First Night Hartford guide. Ring in 2015 with fireworks and events in Hartford, Connecticut, during the city's annual First Night New Year's Eve celebration.
10 New England Holiday Happenings
New England holiday events 2014 guide. Here are some delightful holiday events to add to your New England travel itinerary.
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.
Bed & Burn - Part 2
Rooms with fireplaces can be found at many New England inns and B&Bs, but here is part two of New England writer Kim Knox Beckius' guide to 10 New England inns where you'll find a fireplace in every room. Page 2.
Cookie Recipes from New England Inns
Old-fashioned cookie recipes from New England inns, just in time for holiday baking. Find a new favorite Christmas cookie recipe.
Victorian Christmas Decorating Ideas from a...
Victorian Christmas decorations. Maine innkeeper Cheryl Michaelsen shares Victorian Christmas decorating ideas based on her research on Victorian era holiday traditions.
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.
Flavor of Vermont Mulled Cider Recipe
Mulled Cider Recipe: Add a new twist to hot mulled cider with a very New England ingredient--Vermont maple syrup! This cider recipe comes from the Vermont Maple Foundation's Official Vermont Maple Cookbook.
The Oldest Store in the USA... Perhaps!
Visit America's oldest store. The Old Country Store has been a fixture on what is now Route 25 in the center of Moultonborough, New Hampshire, since 1781. It is perhaps the oldest store in the US.
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.
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.
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.
Llama Facts - Fun Facts About These Curious...
Llama fun and interesting facts. Learn more about llamas, pack animals that make perfect hiking companions.
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.
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.
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.
Hartford Holiday Light Fantasia Photo
Take a photo tour of Hartford Holiday Light Fantasia with New England Travel Guide Kim Knox.
The 10 Most Romantic Restaurants in Hartford
Hartford's 10 most romantic places. Treat your sweetheart to a romantic evening or getaway in Hartford, CT, or the central Connecticut area with these ideas for romantic CT restaurants, inns, dating places and more.
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.
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.
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.
Before You Buy Lobsters Online
If you can't get to New England, lobsters from New England can come to you overnight. Here are some things you should consider first, though, before buying lobsters online for delivery to your door.
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.
New England Winter Vacations - 5 Places Where...
Looking for New England winter vacation ideas? Cold-blooded? Forget it's winter in New England when you visit these 5 places: the indoor wave pool and water park at the Cape Codder Resort on Cape Cod, the Okemo Winter Indoor Golf Academy in Vermont, Elizabeth Park's greenhouses in Connecticut, Magic Wings in Massachusetts or the Mohegan Sun Casino in Connecticut.
New England Baked Macaroni and Cheese Recipe...
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.
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.
Beginner-Friendly Snowmobile Tours in New...
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.
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.
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.
Ice Skating Rinks in Portland and Southern Maine
Ice skating is a Maine tradition. Here is a list of all the indoor and outdoor skating rinks and ponds throughout Southern Maine.
Karabin Farms Southington Connecticut Christmas...
Karabin Farms Christmas tree farm. At Karabin Farms in Southington, Connecticut, finding a Christmas tree is just part of the experience, as you'll see in this video.
Christmas Nostalgia on Cape Cod
The Enchanted Village at the Cape Codder Resort on Cape Cod is a delightful free attraction that delivers a healthy dose of Christmas nostalgia. In these Enchanted Village photos, you'll see animatronic reindeer, holiday lights, sparkling Christmas trees and a giant, inflatable snowman displayed in the resort's courtyard during the holiday season, plus, we'll duck inside for a visit with Santa Claus.
7 New Englandy Discoveries at Sun WineFest '13
Angry Orchard hard ciders are a Boston Beer Co. product that has taken the market by storm in New England and nationwide. Page 2.
Grilling Lobsters: A Visual, Step-by-Step Guide
You'll want to baste the exposed lobster meat with butter and seasonings while you're grilling your lobsters.
Visit Yankee Candle
Yankee Candle directions. Here are directions to Yankee Candle in South Deerfield, Massachusetts.
How To Boil Lobsters
A simple how to on boiling live new england lobsters.
Lobster Trap Tree
Lobster trap tree photo. This Christmas tree in Cape Porpoise, Maine, outside a fire station isn't one that you would see anywhere but Maine! It's made completely out of lobster traps, wrapped with buoys and wreaths. Page 5.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Brighter Nights - Hartford Holiday Light...
Candles, Canes, and Claus... Oh My! Organizers say that Hartford Holiday Light Fantasia has one million
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.
Wintermint Bark Recipe
Wintermint Bark is a festive and delicious New England treat from Chef Brian Anderson's kitchen at the Snowvillage Inn in Snowville, New Hampshire. Learn how to make this Christmas candy recipe, a white chocolate bark with cranberries, pistachios and crushed peppermint candies.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Hartford Holiday Light Fantasia Virtual Tour...
Reindeer Can Really Fly This blue-eyed member of Santa's team was one of my favorite of the "still light"
Skating Places in Central Connecticut
Central Connecticut is home to several premier ice skating arenas, plus outdoor ponds and skating rinks that offer a great opportunity to get out and glide.
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.
Foxwoods: A Complete Guide to the World's...
How to get to Foxwoods Resort Casino by car, train, ferry, bus or motorcoach.
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.
Chinese Buses
Take a Chinese Bus from NYC to Boston if you want to visit New England on a tight 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.
Ocean MP3
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.
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.
Furry Feet
This photo shows the distinctive, feathery white hair that covers the fetlocks of a Clydesdale. Page 4.
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.
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 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.
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.
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.
The Ultimate Guide to St. Patrick's Day in Boston
Celebrate St. Patrick's Day in one of America's most Irish cities. A sample of events in and around Boston, including the annual parade in South Boston.
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.
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.
Ho Ho Ho! The Place to Go
Santa's Village New Hampshire pictures. Come along on a virtual photo tour of Santa's Village in NH. This nostalgic family amusement park in New Hampshire's White Mountains has enchanted little visitors since 1952. Get a preview with these pictures of a summer visit to Santa's Village.
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.
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?
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.
30 Hotels Within Minutes of Mohegan Sun
Mohegan Sun has just one on-site hotel. Here are some lodging options if you want to stay near the Casino in Uncasville, Connecticut.
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.
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.
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.
Parade Time
The Hat Parade is a fairly new Christmas Prelude tradition in which the people of the Kennebunks and tourists buy or create a hat, gather behind Alisson's Restaurant and proceed across the bridge to The Best Of Everything. Page 6.
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