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Best of New England

Have you ever wondered where to find the best lobster roll, seaside inn, or outdoor adventure in New England? The editors of Yankee Magazine share their recommendations for planning the ultimate New England getaway.

See our picks for the 2015 Editors’ Choice/Best of New England awards!

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Best Scenic Hikes in the Whites

Best Scenic Hikes in the Whites

8 votes, 4.62 avg. rating (90% score)

Yankee Magazine picks the best scenic hikes in the White Mountains with the help of outdoor adventurer, hiker,... Read More »

10 Prettiest Coastal Towns In Maine

15 votes, 3.73 avg. rating (74% score)

The Maine coast may have more beautiful towns than any other coast in America. We name the 10... Read More »

10 Best Seaside Inns in New England

15 votes, 3.53 avg. rating (71% score)

Summer and seaside inns go together like lobsters and melted butter. In other words, now is the time... Read More »

Biggest Agricultural Fairs in New England

9 votes, 3.89 avg. rating (77% score)

In New England and throughout the country, agricultural fairs are synonymous with things like livestock competitions, handmade crafts,... Read More »

Best Blueberry Recipes | 10 Summer Berry Favorites

Best Blueberry Recipes | 10 Summer Berry Favorites

4 votes, 3.75 avg. rating (75% score)

Late summer has arrived, and with it, one of our favorite summer fruits—wild blueberries! Small and juicy, blueberries... Read More »

10 Prettiest Coastal Towns in New England

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

Were postcards invented with New England in mind? Given how gorgeous these coastal towns are, it’s a good... Read More »

10 Best Swimming Holes in New England

13 votes, 4.77 avg. rating (94% score)

For a truly old-fashioned, New England dose of summer pleasure, get your bathing suit and go jump in... Read More »

10 Best Summer Road Trips in New England

10 Best Summer Road Trips in New England

27 votes, 3.60 avg. rating (72% score)

New England was made for summer road trips. We’ve got great back roads, fascinating small towns, endless natural... Read More »

Best Lobster Rolls in Maine

Best Lobster Rolls in Maine

18 votes, 4.11 avg. rating (82% score)

A lobster roll is a simple thing: basically, cold lobster meat stuffed into a warm bun. It’s the... Read More »

The Best Lighthouses in New England

10 votes, 3.50 avg. rating (70% score)

We’ve selected the five best lighthouses in New England using Jon Marcus’ comprehensive list from his book Lighthouses... Read More »

Best Strawberry Recipes | 10 Summer Berry Favorites

Best Strawberry Recipes | 10 Summer Berry Favorites

4 votes, 4.75 avg. rating (91% score)

June has arrived, and with it, the first of one of our favorite summer fruits—strawberries! Sweet and juicy,... Read More »

Biggest and Best Fourth of July Celebrations in New England

Biggest and Best Fourth of July Celebrations in New England

8 votes, 3.65 avg. rating (73% score)

The Fourth of July is just around the corner! Towns and communities all across New England are planning... Read More »

Best Attractions in Rhode Island | 2015 Editors’ Choice Awards

Best Attractions in Rhode Island | 2015 Editors’ Choice Awards

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

Looking for fun in the Ocean State? You won’t have to look far! Read our picks for the... Read More »

Best of the Connecticut Gold Coast | 2015 Editors’ Choice Awards

Best of the Connecticut Gold Coast | 2015 Editors’ Choice Awards

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

Heading to the Connecticut Gold Coast? We’ve got the perfect roundup of what to see, do, and eat while... Read More »

Best Attractions in Connecticut | 2015 Editors’ Choice Awards

Best Attractions in Connecticut | 2015 Editors’ Choice Awards

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

Looking for fun in the Nutmeg State? You won’t have to look far! Read our picks for the... Read More »

Best Classic Attractions in Connecticut | 2015 Editors’ Choice Awards

Best Classic Attractions in Connecticut | 2015 Editors’ Choice Awards

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

There’s a lot to see in do in the Nutmeg State, but some activities really stand the test... Read More »

Best Dining in Connecticut | 2015 Editors’ Choice Awards

Best Dining in Connecticut | 2015 Editors’ Choice Awards

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

Hungry? The Nutmeg State offers plenty of restaurant options for hungry residents and visitors alike. Here are our... Read More »

Best Attractions in Boston | 2015 Editors’ Choice Awards

Best Attractions in Boston | 2015 Editors’ Choice Awards

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

Looking for fun in Beantown? You won’t have to look far! Read our picks for the best attractions... Read More »

Best Attractions in Massachusetts | 2015 Editors’ Choice Awards

Best Attractions in Massachusetts | 2015 Editors’ Choice Awards

1 vote, 3.00 avg. rating (69% score)

Looking for fun in the Bay State? You won’t have to look far! Read our picks for the... Read More »

Best Dining in Boston | 2015 Editors’ Choice Awards

Best Dining in Boston | 2015 Editors’ Choice Awards

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

Hungry? Boston offers plenty of restaurant options for hungry residents and visitors alike. Here are our picks for... Read More »

Best Dining in Massachusetts | 2015 Editors’ Choice Awards

Best Dining in Massachusetts | 2015 Editors’ Choice Awards

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

Hungry? The Bay State offers plenty of restaurant options for hungry residents and visitors alike. Here are our... Read More »

Best Classic Attractions in Massachusetts | 2015 Editors’ Choice Awards

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

There’s a lot to see in do in the Bay State, but some activities really stand the test... Read More »

Best Outdoor Attractions in Massachusetts | 2015 Editors’ Choice Awards

Best Outdoor Attractions in Massachusetts | 2015 Editors’ Choice Awards

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

The Bay State has plenty to offer in the Great Outdoors. Read our picks for the best outdoor... Read More »

Best Bargains in Massachusetts | 2015 Editors’ Choice Awards

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

Pinching pennies never felt so good! Check out our picks for the best bargains in Massachusetts for 2015.... Read More »

Best Bargains in Boston | 2015 Editors’ Choice Awards

2 votes, 2.00 avg. rating (52% score)

Pinching pennies never felt so good! Check out our picks for the best bargains in Boston for 2015.... Read More »

Best Lodging in Boston | 2015 Editors’ Choice Awards

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

Looking to rest your head in Beantown? We’ve got you covered! Check out our picks for the best... Read More »

Best Lodging in Massachusetts | 2015 Editors’ Choice Awards

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

Looking to rest your head in the Bay State? We’ve got you covered! Check out our picks for... Read More »



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