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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 Attractions in Massachusetts | 2014 Editors’ Choice Awards

Best Attractions in Massachusetts | 2014 Editors’ Choice Awards

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

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

Best Attractions in Connecticut | 2014 Editors’ Choice Awards

Best Attractions in Connecticut | 2014 Editors’ Choice Awards

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

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

Best Attractions in Maine | 2014 Editors’ Choice Awards

Best Attractions in Maine | 2014 Editors’ Choice Awards

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

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

Best Minor League Stadiums in New England

Best Minor League Stadiums in New England

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

Skip the hectic commute into Boston and high ticket prices for a major league game and visit one... Read More »

Best Bargains in Connecticut | 2014 Editors’ Choice Awards

Best Bargains in Connecticut | 2014 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 Connecticut for 2014.... Read More »

Best Bargains in Rhode Island | 2014 Editors’ Choice Awards

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

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

Best Bargains in Greater Boston | 2014 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 Greater Boston for... Read More »

Best Bargains in Massachusetts | 2014 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 2014.... Read More »

Best Garden Ornaments & Furniture | 2014 Home & Garden Awards

Best Garden Ornaments & Furniture | 2014 Home & Garden Awards

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

With your garden planted and blooming, it’s time to add the finishing touches! From colorful pots and picket... Read More »

Best Outdoor Bargains in New England

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

Summer is here and it’s time to get outdoors and enjoy the warm weather and sunshine, but there’s... Read More »

Best Public Gardens | 2014 Home & Garden Awards

Best Public Gardens | 2014 Home & Garden Awards

3 votes, 4.33 avg. rating (84% score)

From coastal to urban to historic, these 8 public gardens offer stunning views, vibrant color, and peaceful tranquility... Read More »

Best Flower & Vegetable Varieties | 2014 Home & Garden Awards

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

Looking for some help in planning a successful New England flower or vegetable garden? Here are the winners... Read More »

Best Garden Accessories Shops | 2014 Home & Garden Awards

Best Garden Accessories Shops | 2014 Home & Garden Awards

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

Want to accessorize your garden in one fell swoop? From antique birdbaths to terra-cotta pots, these shops have... Read More »

Best Restaurant Gardens | 2014 Home & Garden Awards

Best Restaurant Gardens | 2014 Home & Garden Awards

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

What could be better for a restaurant than an on-site garden? With menu ingredients just a few feet... Read More »

Best 5 Vintage Clothing Shops in New England

Best 5 Vintage Clothing Shops in New England

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

Alexandra Hall writes about all things lifestyle in New England, but at the end of the day (and... Read More »

Best 5 Nurseries and Garden Centers in New England

Best 5 Nurseries and Garden Centers in New England

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

Tovah Martin, author of more than a dozen gardening books, including The New Terrarium (Clarkson Potter, 2009) and... Read More »

Best St. Patrick’s Day Parades and Celebrations in New England

Best St. Patrick’s Day Parades and Celebrations in New England

5 votes, 5.00 avg. rating (96% score)

Every March New England paints itself green to honor and celebrate its rich Irish past. Whether you mark... Read More »

Best Spots for Italian Food in New England

Best Spots for Italian Food in New England

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

Wondering where to find the best Italian food in New England?  Whether its pizza, pasta, or cannoli –... Read More »

Best Cross Country Ski Trails in New England

Best Cross Country Ski Trails in New England

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

When Vermont author David Goodman isn’t writing, he’s skiing or, even better, writing about skiing. His newest book... Read More »

Best Ways to Celebrate Valentine’s Day in New England

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

With Valentine’s Day on the horizon, it’s time to plan something special! Whether you make a day of... Read More »

Best Burgers in Connecticut

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

With its significant coastline and interior farmland, Connecticut suffers no shortage of great food from land and sea.... Read More »

Best Chowders in Massachusetts

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

As long as there have been fishing and cooking, there has been chowder. In one form or another,... Read More »

Best Classic Yankee Covers | 2013 Fan Favorites

Best Classic Yankee Covers | 2013 Fan Favorites

10 votes, 4.10 avg. rating (81% score)

  Our weekly Classic Cover Challenge on the Yankee Magazine Facebook page has proven itself to be one... Read More »

Best Ways to Have Fun with Snow

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

With winter in full swing, it’s time to make the most of these snowy days! Snow isn’t just... Read More »

Best Hard Ciders in New England | New Favorites

Best Hard Ciders in New England | New Favorites

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

Fall in New England is all about the apple, and now more than ever, that includes enjoying a... Read More »

Foliage Travel | Editors’ Picks for Where to Eat in Northwest Vermont

Foliage Travel | Editors’ Picks for Where to Eat in Northwest Vermont

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

Vermont is arguably New England’s top state for fall foliage color-seekers, so why not plan a delicious meal... Read More »

Best of Portland, Maine | 2013 Editors’ Choice Awards

Best of Portland, Maine | 2013 Editors’ Choice Awards

7 votes, 3.71 avg. rating (74% score)

Portland is the largest city in Maine and its historic Old Port has never looked better. See what... Read More »



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