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Kim Knox Beckius

Updated Articles and Resources

By Kim Knox Beckius

    Updated Articles and Resources
    • Top Ways to Enjoy Winter in New England Created: Friday, June 15, 2007 Updated: Friday, April 18, 2014
      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...
    • Boston St. Patrick's Day Parade 2014 Created: Wednesday, March 07, 2007 Updated: Friday, April 18, 2014
      Boston St. Patrick's Day Parade will be held on March 16, 2014. Here are details, including the parade route, for travelers who want to attend the Boston St. Patrick's Day Parade, a tradition in So...
    • Hotels Near Mohegan Sun Created: Sunday, January 04, 2004 Updated: Friday, April 18, 2014
      Hotels and inns near Mohegan Sun Casino. Here are some lodging options if you want to stay near Mohegan Sun Casino in Uncasville, Connecticut." itemprop="description" Sunday, November 30, 2003 Updated: Friday, April 18, 2014
      Discover some authentic Boston Baked Beans recipes plus the answer to your burning question: Why is Boston called Beantown?" itemprop="description">...
    • Meet the Clydesdales Up Close Created: Wednesday, July 05, 2006 Updated: Thursday, April 17, 2014
      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, N...
    • Boston Marathon Tragedy: Help Keep Boston Strong Created: Tuesday, April 16, 2013 Updated: Thursday, April 17, 2014
      The deadly attack at the finish line of the Boston Marathon on Monday, April 15, 2013 aroused global desire to help, to give, to support those whose lives have been turned upside down. If you're a ...
    • New for 2014 at Six Flags New England Created: Wednesday, April 02, 2014 Updated: Thursday, April 17, 2014
      What's new at Six Flags New England for 2014? The world record breaking New England SkyScreamer, for starters. Learn about the new rides, shows and programs.
    • /od/bostondining/l/bl-boston-best-breakfast-sandwich.htm Created: Wednesday, April 16, 2014 Updated: Wednesday, April 16, 2014
      Looking for the best breakfast sandwiches in Boston? Find them at Mike & Patty's, a tiny restaurant hidden away in a Boston neighborhood you've probably never heard of.
    • Boston Travel Guide Created: Wednesday, January 19, 2005 Updated: Wednesday, April 16, 2014
      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.
    • When is Memorial Day? Created: Tuesday, March 07, 2006 Updated: Wednesday, April 16, 2014
      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.
    • The Ultimate Family Escape on The Cape Created: Wednesday, April 20, 2005 Updated: Wednesday, April 16, 2014
      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.
    • New England Fall Foliage Tours: Bus Tours Created: Friday, January 02, 2004 Updated: Wednesday, April 16, 2014
      Let someone else do the driving while you take in New England's fabulous fall foliage on an escorted motorcoach tour." itemprop="description">> Tuesday, May 22, 2007 Updated: Tuesday, April 15, 2014
      Hampton Beach vacation guide. Choose Hampton Beach, NH, for a classic New Hampshire family beach vacation. Plan your Hampton Beach summer vacation with this guide to lodging, attractions, entertain...
    • Hotels Near Foxwoods Casino Created: Sunday, January 04, 2004 Updated: Tuesday, April 15, 2014
      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." itemprop="descrTP='t3'" --> itemprop="de...
    • Massachusetts Flea Markets Created: Thursday, January 01, 2004 Updated: Tuesday, April 15, 2014
      Find flea markets in Massachusetts that operate on a regular schedule. This guide includes indoor and outdoor flea and antique markets." itemprop="description" Tuesday, January 20, 2009 Updated: Tuesday, April 15, 2014
      Explore these top 10 romantic things to do in Portland and southern Maine for Valentine's Day or any day of the year." itemprop="description">> Monday, February 17, 2014 Updated: Tuesday, April 15, 2014
      Fill your 2014 calendar with the best events and festivals in New England and New York state, including 16 named to the ABA's Top 100 Events list.
    • Kim's New England Deal Sheet - New England Travel and Shopping Discounts Packages Last-Minute Deals Bargains Created: Wednesday, November 01, 2006 Updated: Monday, April 14, 2014
      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.
    • Take the Train to Maine Created: Wednesday, November 26, 2003 Updated: Monday, April 14, 2014
      Amtrak Downeaster service makes it possible to take the train from Boston to Maine. Here's the information you need to plan your rail trip including stops along the Maine coastal route, schedule an...
    • Top Boston Discount Programs for Travelers Created: Friday, June 15, 2007 Updated: Monday, April 14, 2014
      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 and discounts for travelers can make...
    • Apple Cider Drink Recipes Created: Monday, December 08, 2003 Updated: Friday, April 11, 2014
      Apple Cider drink recipes for Halloween, Thanksgiving, autumn, any time! There is no taste that is more evocative of autumn in New England than a hot or cold apple cider beverage. Here are more than a dozen alcoholic and non-alcoholic cider drink recipes for you to try.
    • Nude in New England Created: Wednesday, November 26, 2003 Updated: Thursday, April 10, 2014
      Whether you're a seasoned nudist or a first-timer who wants to try vacationing naked, here's your guide to 10 places to take it all off and go nude in New England. Start here for information on nudist resorts and campgrounds in Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Rhode Island and Vermont.
    • How to See New England Fall Foliage at Its Peak Created: Tuesday, August 16, 2005 Updated: Thursday, April 10, 2014
      Advice on how to see peak fall foliage in New England. Predicting when fall foliage will peak in New England is a crapshoot but New England travel writer Kim Knox Beckius has tips to help you stack...
    • UConn Parade 2014 Created: Wednesday, April 09, 2014 Updated: Wednesday, April 09, 2014
      The UConn Parade in Hartford, CT, honors the 2014 NCAA national champion UConn men's and women's basketball teams.
    • UConn Victory Parade Created: Wednesday, April 13, 2011 Updated: Wednesday, April 09, 2014
      UConn Victory Parade scheduled in Hartford, Connecticut, to honor UConn Huskies 2011 NCAA men's basketball national champions.
    • Go Fish! Created: Friday, November 28, 2003 Updated: Wednesday, April 09, 2014
      Find the best New England fishing in Connecticut, Rhode Island, Massachusetts, Maine, New Hampshire, Vermont including freshwater and saltwater fishing, charters, guided trips, fishing lodges, dest...
    • New England Summer Festivals A to Z - Summer 2014 Events in Connecticut Maine Massachusetts New Hampshire Rhode Island Vermont Created: Monday, May 08, 2006 Updated: Wednesday, April 09, 2014
      New England summer festivals guide. New England is bursting with festivals this summer! Here's your A-Z Guide to 2014 summer events in Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Rhode Island...
    • Southern Vermont Garlic & Herb Festival Photo Album Created: Wednesday, September 01, 2010 Updated: Wednesday, April 09, 2014
      Vermont Garlic Festival photos. Have a stinky Labor Day weekend at the Southern Vermont Garlic & Herb Festival, an annual garlic extravaganza in Bennington, VT.
    • When is Columbus Day? Created: Monday, May 31, 2010 Updated: Wednesday, April 09, 2014
      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.
    • Skating Places in Central Connecticut Created: Monday, November 17, 2008 Updated: Wednesday, April 09, 2014
      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." itemprop="desczTP='t3'" --> itemprop="d...
    • When is Thanksgiving? Created: Friday, December 26, 2003 Updated: Wednesday, April 09, 2014
      When is Thanksgiving? Thanksgiving date 2014 and beyond. Plan Ahead with this guide to the Thanksgiving date for 2014 through 2020. Also past Thanksgiving dates from 2005 to 2013. Thanksgiving in t...
    • Fishing in Maine Created: Wednesday, August 15, 2012 Updated: Wednesday, April 09, 2014
      Want to go fishing in Maine with the guys? Bear Spring Camps in Rome, Maine, makes it easy and affordable to fish the waters of Great Pond Lake for bass and pike, whether you're planning a fishing trip with a buddy or two or a getaway for a large group of guys.

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