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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 Apple Recipes | 10 Fall Fruit Favorites

Best Apple Recipes | 10 Fall Fruit Favorites

3 votes, 4.67 avg. rating (89% score)

Fall has arrived, and with it, the return of the mighty apple! Apples are delicious plain, dipped in... Read More »

The Most Beautiful Cemeteries in New England

The Most Beautiful Cemeteries in New England

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

Are you a Tombstone Tourist? Do you enjoy visiting cemeteries as a destination for the art, history, nature,... Read More »

10 Prettiest Coastal Towns In Maine

10 votes, 3.90 avg. rating (78% score)

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

Best Apple Orchards in New England

21 votes, 4.24 avg. rating (84% score)

Autumn is a magical time of year for many reasons, but one of our favorite fall traditions is... Read More »

Best Farmers’ Markets in New England

Best Farmers’ Markets in New England

2 votes, 5.00 avg. rating (92% score)

Summer and early fall is a glorious time for the many local farmers’ markets throughout New England. Author... Read More »

10 Prettiest Coastal Towns in New England

22 votes, 3.95 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 »

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 »

Biggest Agricultural Fairs in New England

6 votes, 4.33 avg. rating (85% score)

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

10 Best Seaside Inns in New England

10 Best Seaside Inns in New England

10 votes, 3.70 avg. rating (74% score)

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

10 Best Summer Road Trips in New England

10 Best Summer Road Trips in New England

20 votes, 3.64 avg. rating (73% score)

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

10 Best Swimming Holes in New England

10 votes, 4.90 avg. rating (96% score)

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

Best Ice Cream in New England

18 votes, 3.17 avg. rating (64% score)

Famed travel and cookbook authors Jane and Michael Stern travel thousands of miles for their popular Web site,... Read More »

Best Outdoor Attractions in New Hampshire | 2014 Editors’ Choice Awards

Best Outdoor Attractions in New Hampshire | 2014 Editors’ Choice Awards

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

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

Best Outdoor Attractions in Maine | 2014 Editors’ Choice Awards

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

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

Best Outdoor Attractions in Vermont | 2014 Editors’ Choice Awards

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

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

Best Outdoor Attractions in Connecticut | 2014 Editors’ Choice Awards

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

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

Best Outdoor Attractions in Rhode Island | 2014 Editors’ Choice Awards

4 votes, 2.25 avg. rating (51% score)

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

Best Outdoor Attractions in Massachusetts | 2014 Editors’ Choice Awards

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

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

Best Classic Attractions in Rhode Island | 2014 Editors’ Choice Awards

Best Classic Attractions in Rhode Island | 2014 Editors’ Choice Awards

3 votes, 3.67 avg. rating (74% score)

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

Best Classic Attractions in Massachusetts | 2014 Editors’ Choice Awards

Best Classic Attractions in Massachusetts | 2014 Editors’ Choice Awards

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

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

Best Classic Attractions in Connecticut | 2014 Editors’ Choice Awards

Best Classic Attractions in Connecticut | 2014 Editors’ Choice Awards

1 vote, 4.00 avg. rating (79% score)

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

Best Classic Attractions in New Hampshire | 2014 Editors’ Choice Awards

Best Classic Attractions in New Hampshire | 2014 Editors’ Choice Awards

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

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

Best Classic Attractions in Vermont | 2014 Editors’ Choice Awards

Best Classic Attractions in Vermont | 2014 Editors’ Choice Awards

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

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

Best Classic Attractions in Maine | 2014 Editors’ Choice Awards

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

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

Best Dining in Massachusetts | 2014 Editors’ Choice Awards

Best Dining in Massachusetts | 2014 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 Dining in Connecticut | 2014 Editors’ Choice Awards

Best Dining in Connecticut | 2014 Editors’ Choice Awards

1 vote, 4.00 avg. rating (79% score)

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

Best Dining in Vermont | 2014 Editors’ Choice Awards

Best Dining in Vermont | 2014 Editors’ Choice Awards

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

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



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