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Kim Knox Beckius

Updated Articles and Resources

By Kim Knox Beckius

    Updated Articles and Resources
    • /od/bostondining/l/bl-boston-best-breakfast-sandwich.htm Created: Wednesday, April 16, 2014 Updated: Wednesday, April 23, 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.
    • New England Fall Foliage Central Created: Monday, June 26, 2006 Updated: Wednesday, April 23, 2014
      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, fol...
    • Hotels Near Six Flags New England Created: Tuesday, December 09, 2003 Updated: Wednesday, April 23, 2014
      Find hotels near Six Flags New England. Guide to chain hotels and other accommodations in Greater Springfield located close to the amusement park including affordable hotels for families visiting S...
    • New England Maple Events Created: Wednesday, February 26, 2014 Updated: Wednesday, April 23, 2014
      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 Engla...
    • 3 Places to Snowshoe and Cross-Country Ski in New Hampshire Created: Tuesday, January 07, 2014 Updated: Wednesday, April 23, 2014
      Find places in New Hampshire where you can cross-country ski or snowshoe on groomed and natural trails. Whether you're a cross-country skiing beginner or an expert at snowshoeing, you'll find a gre...
    • 7 Made in New England Gifts for Mom Created: Wednesday, April 29, 2009 Updated: Tuesday, April 22, 2014
      Mother's day gifts from New England. Clever made in New England gift ideas for Mom.
    • How To Eat Lobster Created: Tuesday, March 07, 2006 Updated: Tuesday, April 22, 2014
      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...
    • Visit Yankee Candle Created: Tuesday, December 02, 2003 Updated: Tuesday, April 22, 2014
      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.
    • Nude in New England Created: Wednesday, November 26, 2003 Updated: Tuesday, April 22, 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.
    • Connecticut Renaissance Faire Created: Wednesday, May 12, 2010 Updated: Tuesday, April 22, 2014
      Connecticut Renaissance Faire video. Relive the pageantry, chivalry and romance of the Middle Ages at the Connecticut Renaissance Faire in Guilford, CT. Watch knights joust, talk to artisans, laugh...
    • Getting To and From Logan Airport in Boston Created: Thursday, June 20, 2013 Updated: Tuesday, April 22, 2014
      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, subw...
    • 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 21, 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.
    • Natural Bridge Created: Wednesday, September 17, 2003 Updated: Sunday, April 20, 2014
      Natural Bridge in North Adams, Massachusetts, is a scenic Mohawk Trail attraction formed millions of years ago. Here are pictures of this natural marble bridge, along with a guide to visiting Natur...
    • A Room with a Moo Created: Wednesday, June 16, 2004 Updated: Sunday, April 20, 2014
      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, ...
    • Discover Kaaterskill Falls Created: Wednesday, April 27, 2005 Updated: Sunday, April 20, 2014
      A hike to Kaaterskill Falls in the Catskill Mountains of New York State makes for a great day trip. Kaaterskill Falls, the tallest double-tiered waterfall in New York, has inspired artists such as ...
    • Boston Baked Beans Created: Sunday, November 30, 2003 Updated: Saturday, April 19, 2014
      Discover some authentic Boston Baked Beans recipes plus the answer to your burning question: Why is Boston called Beantown?
    • Protect Yourself from Maine Mosquitoes and Black Flies Created: Wednesday, April 29, 2009 Updated: Saturday, April 19, 2014
      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 ...
    • Kim's Country Clam Chowder Created: Monday, January 02, 2006 Updated: Saturday, April 19, 2014
      This thick, hearty New England clam chowder recipe with an Italian twist (garlic!), comes from the kitchen of New England travel writer Kim Knox Beckius.
    • 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" 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.
    • 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">>