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16 Favorite Water Days

4 votes, 4.25 avg. rating (83% score)

Fairest of Them All For sheer scenic beauty, no New England strand tops Crane Beach’s 4 miles of... Read More »

2014 New England Flower Shows & Festivals

2014 New England Flower Shows & Festivals

1 vote, 5.00 avg. rating (89% score)

A selection of popular New England flower shows and festivals for 2014. Make a weekend of it!  ... Read More »

5 Beaches and a Seaside Grand Hotel

4 votes, 4.00 avg. rating (79% score)

Connecticut Hammonasset Beach State Park Boasting 900 acres, Hammonasset is two miles of sandy beach with mild ocean... Read More »

6 Art Hits for the Summer

1 vote, 5.00 avg. rating (89% score)

Connecticut Westport Country Playhouse In 2000, actress and Westport resident Joanne Woodward rescued the Country Playhouse from years... Read More »

A New Day for Stowe: $400 Million Plan

1 vote, 5.00 avg. rating (89% score)

There have always been two Stowes. One is the skier’s mountain: historic, hard-core, defined by its infamous “Front... Read More »

A Perfect Summer Drive – Litchfield, CT

2 votes, 3.50 avg. rating (73% score)

Enjoy this 56-mile loop through northwest Connecticut Yankee Magazine’s driving tour of Litchfield County in the northwest corner... Read More »

A Recommended Drive: Connecticut

5 votes, 3.00 avg. rating (63% score)

As you drive along Route 169 in the eastern part of the state, it soon becomes clear why... Read More »

A Recommended Drive: Maine

1 vote, 5.00 avg. rating (89% score)

Calling the Old Canada Road (Route 201) a scenic byway does a small injustice to this 78-mile drive... Read More »

A Recommended Drive: Massachusetts

0 votes, 0.00 avg. rating (0% score)

If you could survey the generations of Cape Cod visitors and draw a composite picture from their most... Read More »

A Recommended Drive: New Hampshire

2 votes, 3.50 avg. rating (73% score)

The most dramatic way to enter the White Mountains region is to follow I-93 and Route 3 north... Read More »

A Recommended Drive: Rhode Island

0 votes, 0.00 avg. rating (0% score)

This scenic byway in Newport County is an 8.3-mile loop that comprises six streets. It gives you an... Read More »

A Recommended Drive: Vermont

2 votes, 4.50 avg. rating (86% score)

The 18-mile stretch of Route 108 that connects Stowe and Jeffersonville via Smugglers’ Notch is a destination in... Read More »

Adventure: Indoor Skydiving

2 votes, 4.50 avg. rating (86% score)

When I returned home with my son — Henry, age 11 — from an outing at SkyVenture New... Read More »

An Ivy League Valentine’s Day

0 votes, 0.00 avg. rating (0% score)

The Study at Yale could be just the place for the most romantic day of the year, Valentine’s... Read More »

Around Cape Ann With a Paddle

0 votes, 0.00 avg. rating (0% score)

The 20-mile Blackburn Challenge, “the East Coast’s premier open-water human-powered boat competition,” is named for a Gloucester fisherman... Read More »

Attractions

2 votes, 4.50 avg. rating (86% score)

Green Mountain National Forest 802-747-6700; fs.fed.us Adams Family Farm 15 Higley Hill Road, Wilmington. 802-464-3762; adamsfamilyfarm.com Weston Priory58... Read More »

Attractions in Freeport

1 vote, 5.00 avg. rating (89% score)

Wolfe’s Neck Farm, 184 Burnett Rd. 207-865-4469. wolfesneckfarm.org Read More »

Attractions in New England: Yankee’s Best

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Spend your day exploring museums, shops, theme parks, and more of the best attractions New England has to... Read More »

Attractions in Newport, RI

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Living history, plus fine dining, theatre, music, and dance are just a few of the attractions in Newport,... Read More »

Attractions in Pittsfield

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What to Do Berkshire Museum, 39 South St., 413-443-7171; berkshiremuseum.org Barrington Stage Company, 30 Union St., 413-236-8888; barringtonstageco.org... Read More »

Autumn Drives, Photos, Blog

1 vote, 5.00 avg. rating (89% score)

Where is peak color? Yankee editor Mel Allen has the answer! It’s time to take your fall foray... Read More »

B&Bs: Underground Railroad

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Ashley Manor, Barnstable, MA Behind a removable bookshelf, a secret ladder connects the first and second floors of... Read More »

Belgrade Lakes, Maine | Great Family-Nesting Lakes

Belgrade Lakes, Maine | Great Family-Nesting Lakes

2 votes, 4.50 avg. rating (86% score)

The Belgrade Lakes are a cluster of seven bodies of water north of Augusta. There’s no Belgrade Lake... Read More »

Berries and Wild Apples

0 votes, 0.00 avg. rating (0% score)

By Francie Von Mertens Peterborough Berry picking lures me out, adding a sense of productivity to my wanderings.... Read More »

Best 5 Mountain-Bike Trails

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Longtime Yankee contributor and Massachusetts native Todd Balf, who has ridden mountain-bike trails from New Zealand to Venezuela.... Read More »

Best 5: Cabins & Cottages for Fall Foliage

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Photo Credit: Kristin Little Fall never fails to bring a sense of elation to Bethany Ericson, author of... Read More »

Best Adventures Vermont 2011

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BEST MOUNTAIN BIKING Kingdom Trails, East Burke Pull into the parking lot next to Mountain View Creamery and... Read More »



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