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Saturday Escape to Jay Peak’s Pump House

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

February can be a tricky time of year for even the hardiest of New Englanders.  A few months... Read More »

Winter Day Trip to Portsmouth, New Hampshire

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

On a blue sky Sunday we drove south to one of the most walkable, inviting small cities in... Read More »

A Day in Kennebunk, Maine

4 votes, 5.00 avg. rating (95% score)

Kennebunk, Maine, is the small town that molded my expectations for all small New England towns. It’s the... Read More »

Winter Weekend on Nantucket

Winter Weekend on Nantucket

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

Just because it’s not summer doesn’t mean you don’t have plenty of reasons to plan a winter weekend... Read More »

Driving the Kancamagus Highway in Winter

Driving the Kancamagus Highway in Winter

3 votes, 5.00 avg. rating (94% score)

The Kancamagus Highway in the White Mountains of New Hampshire is famed for its striking scenery, impressive elevation... Read More »

Historic Essex Village | The Perfect Small Town

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

Surrounded on three sides by water, historic Essex Village – the perfect small town – juts into the... Read More »

A New Englander’s Guide to Fort Myers, Florida

A New Englander’s Guide to Fort Myers, Florida

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

Thanks to JetBlue Park, the spring training “Fenway South” home of the Boston Red Sox, the southwestern Florida... Read More »

Travel | Little Red Riding Hood’s “Pickity Place” in Mason, NH

Travel | Little Red Riding Hood’s “Pickity Place” in Mason, NH

2 votes, 5.00 avg. rating (93% score)

Journey alongside the Souhegan River and down winding country lanes in the tiny town of Mason in southwestern... Read More »

Beacon Hill, Boston

Beacon Hill, Boston

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

On any given day, Beacon Hill’s brick sidewalks are dotted with camera-toting tourists. It is one of the... Read More »

Winter on Mount Washington | Home of the World’s Worst Weather

Winter on Mount Washington | Home of the World’s Worst Weather

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

This time of year, it’s easy to see how the Whites Mountains in New Hampshire got their name.... Read More »

Saturday at the New England Aquarium

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

What happens when you bring a quizzical two-year-old to a museum stocked full of exotic marine life? Simple... Read More »

Exploring Waltham, Massachusetts

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Waltham, Massachusetts, may be a bustling city today, but in the late 1700s and into the next century,... Read More »

Nuances of New Haven, Connecticut | A Complex City

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New Haven, Connecticut, is complex the way wines from the south of France can be. Just when you... Read More »

Mt. Washington Valley Inn to Inn Cookie Tour

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If your idea of the perfect way to kick off the holiday season includes sweet treats, overflowing Christmas... Read More »

Visit to Stockbridge, Massachusetts, and the Norman Rockwell Museum

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

Even if you’ve never visited the tiny western Massachusetts town of Stockbridge, chances are you’ve probably sung its... Read More »

Bristol, Rhode Island | Fall Day Trip

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It’s a late fall day and most of the blooms are past peak.  But as I unfold from... Read More »

Day Trip to Shelburne Falls, Massachusetts

2 votes, 5.00 avg. rating (93% score)

The sun was just peeking over the hills as I headed south on Route 10 toward Shelburne Falls,... Read More »

Exploring Bar Harbor and Acadia National Park

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

Throughout the 300+ mile drive from our New Hampshire home to the Bar Harbor area of Maine, my... Read More »

Light on Newburyport, Massachusetts

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Someone should do a guestimate of the number of bricks in coastal downtown Newburyport, Massachusetts. Between the sublime... Read More »

Madame Sherri’s Castle Ruins | A Legendary Site in West Chesterfield, New Hampshire

9 votes, 4.67 avg. rating (91% score)

It was a photo from our online gallery that sparked my interest: a sweeping, arched staircase constructed of... Read More »

Royal Lipizzan Stallions Come to Connecticut’s Quiet Corner

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Yankee’s Top Summer Events from the May/June 2012 issue featured a late August performance by Herrmanns’ Royal Lipizzan... Read More »

Old Orchard Beach, Maine | Weekend Getaway

Old Orchard Beach, Maine | Weekend Getaway

6 votes, 5.00 avg. rating (97% score)

The sounds of the seaside amusement park in Old Orchard Beach, Maine, call back the summer days of... Read More »

Visit Star Island and the Oceanic Hotel

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

After getting a guided “boats-eye-view” of Appledore, Smuttynose, White, and Seavey islands that make up part of the... Read More »

Visit the Isles of Shoals

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

The Isles of Shoals sit roughly seven miles out to sea on the watery border of New Hampshire... Read More »

Peaks Island, Maine

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

Adjectives ensue on the ferry ride to Peaks Island from Portland, Maine. Frothy, brilliant, sparkling, sea-salty. Everything that... Read More »

Exploring Historic Wethersfield, Connecticut

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

Where’s the oldest and largest historic district in the state of Connecticut? In Wethersfield, of course. Founded in... Read More »

Coventry Farmers’ Market in Coventry, CT

Coventry Farmers’ Market in Coventry, CT

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

No matter where I travel around New England from May through October, I am always thinking about which... Read More »



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